Amsterdam's Official CoinFest 2017

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam
Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam
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Please watch the live video stream of the conference:

Our conference on 5 April, 2017 will proudly present:

Jeff Garzik (, among the best-known developers in Bitcoin, recently elected to the Linux Foundation Board of Directors.

Jeff is one of the world's authorities on the blockchain for businesses. He began contributing to Bitcoin open source software in 2010, and his company Bloq is specialized in open source blockchain solutions for the enterprise.

Rikiya Masuda (, European Branch Director of bitFlyer, which is Japan's number one Bitcoin exchange by trading volume and overall one of the largest in the world.

bitFlyer is also a leader in enterprise blockchain solutions. Its blockchain product known as "miyabi" has already been implemented by three of Japan's largest megabanks.

Guy Benartzi ( is CEO of Bancor, which aims to make it easy for anyone to launch their own Ethereum-based cryptocurrency. He was previously co-founder of multiplayer games company Mytopia, and has helped introduce numerous local currencies.

Dominic Williams ( is CTO of String Labs, based in Palo Alto, California, and Chief Scientist of DFINITY based in Zug, Switzerland. He is the inventor of DFINITY’s Threshold Relay / Probabilistic Slot Protocol blockchain consensus mechanisms, the Blockchain Nervous System and the PHI “crypto fiat” autonomous loan issuance system.

Dimitri Chupryna ( is co-founder of the Ethereum-based Token-as-a-Service (TAAS). TAAS is designed to allow investors to participate in the rise of Blockchain markets without the technical barriers and financial risks associated with trading cryptocurrencies.

Rik Esselink ( will be the Session Chair for Bitcoin Wednesday's CoinFest. Rik is the former marketing director of Philips and MD EMEA for Taser. He has been an active member of the Amsterdam blockchain community for many years.

You can find the full conference program ( on our website.


Walk-in from 1800 on, including drinks and networking.

The program starts at 1900.

Tickets: Entrance and seating is first come, first served.



Tickets are limited. Please follow the instructions...

Please watch the LIVE VIDEO STREAM of the conference:


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 blockchain 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, Blockchain (and related technology) in the Netherlands by raising the overall level of awareness and knowledge.

If you want to know what is Blockchain Technology and what does it mean for you and your business, this event is the right place to ask.