Lifting the clouds on the Lightning Network

GBT Technologies

· Escazú

How to find us

EBC 9th Floor, San Rafael, Escazú, San José, Costa Rica

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Scaling Bitcoin isn’t an easy fix. Lightning could bring a solution to the table without endangering the decentralization of the network.

We'll answer questions such as why do we need a second layer, how does it work under the hood and what are the upcoming challenges. After the presentation, we set up a Lightning wallet and load it with satoshi's in seconds through Lightning gift cards (


Levi Haegebaert, involved since 2015, is currently traveling the world, giving talks about Bitcoin and Lightning technology at various events, meetups, and companies. Before he was a consultant and project leader in a major consulting firm.

As co-organiser of the largest Bitcoin meetup in Belgium and through his start-up (Start2Bitcoin), he’s investigating ways to stimulate adoption and contribute to this space.

Twitter: @levihaegebaert


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