Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies

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Every 1st Wednesday of the month

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RSVP without a ticket doesn't guarantee you a spot. See below for ticket info.


Doors open at 18:00 for drinks and networking.

Cash bar, Bitcoin accepted.

Q&A and open discussion for beginners from 18:00 - 19:00.


Michael Jackson on "What Cryptocurrency Does To Venture Capitalists"

Michael is currently a Partner at Luxembourg-based Mangrove Capital and has been a board member of Blockchain.com, the world's largest wallet provider, since 2016.

He was previously COO of Skype and, when he worked at Tele2, the creator of the world's first mobile virtual network operator or MVNO.


Ibrahim Kholilul Rohman on "Central Bank-Issued Cryptocurrencies"

Ibrahim is a Research Fellow at the Operating Unit on Policy-Driven Electronic Governance at United Nations University, which is the academic and research arm of the UN. His current work is focused on identifying potential risks and benefits of Central Bank-issued cryptocurrencies.


Virgilio Lizardo, Jr. on "Bitcoin in China"

Virgilio is VP of International Affairs of Gate.io, currently one of the top-20 cryptocurrency exchanges. He previously held a similar role at the Chinese crypto holding company, Bitbank, and has worked in China for more than a decade.


David Stainton on "Cryptocurrency Transaction Transport via Mix Networks"

David is a security researcher for Panoramix and an authority on Mix Networks, which he believes to be the most effective anonymity technology.


Jane Zhang on "ShellPay"

Jane is the Shanghai-based CEO of ShellPay, which produces SkyLedger-based tokens, a hardware wallet and a decentralized exchange. She was selected by the Dubai government for an accelerator program through which her team developed a blockchain-based Passport Control solution for the national Immigration Office.



Check here for the the complete program:


There are a limited number of early bird tickets available for those who RSVP early.



In advance:

20,- with Bitcoin

20,- with IDEAL

- All early Bird tickets are sold out.

At the Door:


There are still some tickets left to be sold at the door.

Entrance and seating is first come, first served.

If you are buying a ticket at the door, please come as early as possible to make sure you get a spot.


SOLD OUT? Not yet. When we do we'll announce it here first.

Bitcoin Wednesday

One of the best and longest-running monthly 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.