Bitcoin Wednesday with Slockit and Paxful

Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam
Bitcoin Wednesday Amsterdam
Public group

Every 1st Wednesday of the month

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Christoph Jentzsch, CEO of Slockit

Christoph wrote the code for TheDAO, one the earliest decentralized autonomous organizations, which became a watershed in the history of the industry. He will talk about his recent work on key management, decentralized identity and blockchain-enabled smart cities. He will also explain Incubed, a minimal verification client that enables low-memory IoT devices to connect to multiple blockchains and can verify transactions without synchronizing with the network.

Artur Schaback, COO and Co-founder of Paxful

Artur will give a presentation on 7 critical use cases for Bitcoin and peer-to-peer tech. His company is a fast-growing peer-to-peer Bitcoin marketplace that offers more than 300 ways to buy and sell.

Anne Haubo Dyhrberg, Finance Researcher, University of Sydney

Anne studies the micro-structure of cryptocurrency markets, specifically their transaction costs and liquidity.

Péter Petrovics, Co-founder of Augmint

Péter will give a demo of Augmint, a stable coin and decentralized loan origination system built with smart contracts. Péter previously launched Nobu, a Hungarian peer-to-peer social lending service, and iWiW, which was the country's number one social network in 2002.

Evangelos Pappas, CEO of Ocyan

Evan will explain the differences between building blockchain pilot projects and delivering production-ready decentralized apps. He has managed and deployed blockchain projects in the FinTech, Logistics, Energy, O&G and Telecom industries, has worked for corporations like Shell, Disney and Warner and previously served as a blockchain engineer for Shell.

Johannes Schweifer, CEO of CoreLedger

Johannes will demo CoreLedger's tool for enabling multi-party atomic swaps. Known as WARP, the solution is a component of CoreLedger's operating system that allows businesses to easily tokenize and exchange goods and services.

Alex Mashinsky, CEO of Celsius Network

Alex will give a talk about Decentralized Finance, Money Over Internet Protocol and how consumer banking will gradually become decentralized.

The evening will be moderated by Tom Keunen and Arief Hühn, head of Freedomlab Thinktank:

Arief is a strategist specialized in the impact of digital technology on society. He was previously digital strategy advisor for the research-driven investment company, Dasym.

Tom is a security advisor for civil society organizations such as Greenpeace, Oxfam Novim, Cordaid, Free Press Unlimited, the Center for Safety and Development and RNW Media.

The rest of the lineup will be announced as soon as possible. Or check here for the full program as soon as it is available.


Doors Open: 18:00, including drinks and networking.

Cash bar, Bitcoin accepted!

Program Begins: 19:00


In Advance

20,- with Bitcoin

At the Door

20,- Bitcoin or cash only at the door. No credit card, no PIN.

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