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The Longest-Running Bitcoin and Blockchain Conference in The Netherlands. ‣ For our next event we are proud to present:

Blockchain for Energy, Sustainability and Social Impact

‣ "Social Impacts of Prediction Markets" by Joey Krug

Joey Krug is Co-Founder of Augur, a decentralized prediction market, which was the first ICO on Ethereum. In addition, he is Co-Chief Investment Officer of Pantera Capital, the first investment firm to focus on the blockchain ecosystem. Pantera's Bitcoin Fund returned over 5,300% in six years and has returned billions to its investors.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/p... (https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/profile-joey-krug/)

‣ "Origin: Improving Adoption of Renewable Energy" by Mario Pavlovic

Mario is the product owner of Origin. He will demonstrate the Origin toolkit for decentralized tracking and trading renewable energy with blockchain tech.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/mario-pavlovic-product-owner-energy-web-foundation/

‣ "Big Energy: Blockchain Use Cases at a Large Corporate" by Roelof Reineman

Roelof is the blockchain lead who has worked for more than 5 years at Eneco, a producer and supplier of gas, electricity and heat for more than 2 million business and residential customers in The Netherlands. He will talk about energy and sustainability from a corporate perspective.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/roelof-reineman-blockchain-engineer-energy/

‣ "From Brazil and Colombia to Albert Heijn: The New Supply Chain" by Leontien Hasselman-Plugge

Leontien is CEO of SIM Supply Chain, an organization that has mapped more than 200,000 supply chains and uses blockchain tech to enhance the traceability and provenance of products for brands and retailers in the FMCG sector. She will give a demo of her solution and show how it is used to improve social and environmental conditions.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/leontien-hasselman-plugge-ceo-sim-supply-chain/

‣ "Alice: An Ethereum-Based Decentralized App for Social Impact" by CEO Raphaël Mazet

Raphaël is an authority on applying smart contracts to the challenge of fund-raising for the nonprofit sector.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/raphael-mazet-alice/

‣ "Edge Cryptocurrency Wallet" by CEO Paul Puey

Paul is the producer of the Edge mobile cryptocurrency wallet. He was previously lead software engineer for chip manufacturers Nvidia Corporation and Chromatic Research.

He will be giving away free alt-coins to attendees of Bitcoin Wednesday throughout the evening.

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speakers/blockchain-forks-paul-puey-ceo-edge-secure-airbitz/

And much more!

Please see https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/events/bitcoin-wednesday-76/

for the complete program.

RSVP for this event here https://www.meetup.com/BitcoinWednesday/events/256174845/

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An impression from Amsterdam's CoinFest 2016 (http://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/event/bitcoin-wednesday-34/):

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On 12 June 2018 we held a Special Edition of Bitcoin Wednesday at the headquarters of The Central Bank of The Netherlands. https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/events/special-edition-7-central-bank-netherlands/

On 4 September, 2019, the conference featured

- Alexander Vasylchenko, CEO of Sofitto;

- Sonny Aggarwal, Research Scientist of Cosmos;

- Andrew Hill, CEO of San Francisco-based Textile; and

- Rashid Hoosenally, CEO of Lacero.

See https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/events/bitcoin-wednesday-75/ for the program.

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Coming on 6 November, 2019:

The 77th edition of Bitcoin Wednesday

https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/events/bitcoin-wednesday-77/

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Why Join?

Bitcoin Wednesday is one of the largest and longest-running monthly Meetup communities on digital currencies, blockchain and related technologies in the world.

It is a regular monthly conference dedicated to the digital currency revolution always held in Amsterdam on the first Wednesday of every month.

It is organized by and for the Dutch community by some of the Bitcoin pioneers of the Netherlands and is the longest continuously running monthly event of its kind.

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‣ Be Inspired, Network, Learn and Earn

At every Bitcoin Wednesday meet a selection of the world's leading experts and pioneers from the world of cryptocurrencies and distributed ledgers.

‣ Ask Questions

In a series of highly interactive sessions, you'll have ample opportunity to meet and exchange ideas with some of the thought leaders and vanguards of the industry.

‣ Meet and Talk

Network with one of the largest and most diverse communities in the sector. Our audience includes both beginners and experts, investors, software engineers and those with business and legal backgrounds, and all of these facets of the topic are addressed.

There is something for everyone at Bitcoin Wednesday. Whether you're an expert or just getting started, these meetings are for you.

The first Bitcoin Wednesday was held on 3 July 2013 by a few of The Netherlands' earliest Bitcoin pioneers.

Bitcoin Wednesday is Nederlands' maandelijkse conferentie voor zowel beginners als gevorderden.

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Old School: Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam

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This edition will be an Old School Bitcoin Wednesday. Free admission, with... an open evening of networking, with an open mike and free, interactive discussion on subjects related to Bitcoin, alternative cryptocurrencies and blockchain use cases. Just like in the early years... --- Walk-in from 1800 on, including drinks and networking. We will start at 1900. --- If you'd like to sign up for the open mike, send a mail to hello AT BitcoinWednesday DOT com Or, apply right here: https://www.bitcoinwednesday.com/speaker-materials/ --- Bitcoin Wednesday One of the best and longest-running regular Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences in the Netherlands. Always held on the first Wednesday of every month. An open and informal program for anyone interested in digital currency and the blockchain. For Bitcoin novices and experts alike. Beginners, investors, entrepreneurs, developers, miners, traders, legal professionals -- all find value in this event. Brings together a diverse group of people from all levels and backgrounds without any barriers in order to give this important new technology a prominent role in Dutch society. One of the goals of Bitcoin Wednesday is to promote the industry, to spread the word about Bitcoin (and related technology) in the Netherlands by raising the overall level of awareness and knowledge.

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam

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Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam The lineup will be announced as soon as possible. Or check here for the full program as soon as it is available. There will be a limited number of early bird tickets available for those who RSVP early. --- Walk-in from 1800 on, including drinks and networking. We start at 1900. Tickets: Entrance and seating is first come, first served. --- Bitcoin Wednesday One of the best and longest-running regular Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences in the Netherlands. Always held on the first Wednesday of every month. An open and informal program for anyone interested in digital currency and the blockchain. For Bitcoin novices and experts alike. Beginners, investors, entrepreneurs, developers, miners, traders, legal professionals -- all find value in this event. Brings together a diverse group of people from all levels and backgrounds without any barriers in order to give this important new technology a prominent role in Dutch society. One of the goals of Bitcoin Wednesday is to promote the industry, to spread the word about Bitcoin (and related technology) in the Netherlands by raising the overall level of awareness and knowledge.

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam

Location visible to members

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam The lineup will be announced as soon as possible. Or check here for the full program as soon as it is available. There will be a limited number of early bird tickets available for those who RSVP early. --- Walk-in from 1800 on, including drinks and networking. We start at 1900. Tickets: Entrance and seating is first come, first served. --- Bitcoin Wednesday One of the best and longest-running regular Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences in the Netherlands. Always held on the first Wednesday of every month. An open and informal program for anyone interested in digital currency and the blockchain. For Bitcoin novices and experts alike. Beginners, investors, entrepreneurs, developers, miners, traders, legal professionals -- all find value in this event. Brings together a diverse group of people from all levels and backgrounds without any barriers in order to give this important new technology a prominent role in Dutch society. One of the goals of Bitcoin Wednesday is to promote the industry, to spread the word about Bitcoin (and related technology) in the Netherlands by raising the overall level of awareness and knowledge.

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam

Location visible to members

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam The lineup will be announced as soon as possible. Or check here for the full program as soon as it is available. There will be a limited number of early bird tickets available for those who RSVP early. --- Walk-in from 1800 on, including drinks and networking. We start at 1900. Tickets: Entrance and seating is first come, first served. --- Bitcoin Wednesday One of the best and longest-running regular Bitcoin and Blockchain conferences in the Netherlands. Always held on the first Wednesday of every month. An open and informal program for anyone interested in digital currency and the blockchain. For Bitcoin novices and experts alike. Beginners, investors, entrepreneurs, developers, miners, traders, legal professionals -- all find value in this event. Brings together a diverse group of people from all levels and backgrounds without any barriers in order to give this important new technology a prominent role in Dutch society. One of the goals of Bitcoin Wednesday is to promote the industry, to spread the word about Bitcoin (and related technology) in the Netherlands by raising the overall level of awareness and knowledge.

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