Past Meetup

BitStockholm

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On September 3rd we invite you to the BitStockholm meetup organised by Stockholm School of Economics (http://www.hhs.se/) and Safello (http://www.safello.com/) where we are going to dive into the world of crypto currencies to discover the possibilities and obstacles to grow as an economic force in our digitized society.

Twitter handle: #BitStockholm

Sponsors: Stanford Alumni Club

Agenda

17:00 - 17:30 Networking
There will be refreshments, courtesy of Stanford Alumni Club.

17:30 - 17:50 Intro to Bitcoins
An intro to the world of crypto currencies and some latest developments in the space.
- Ludvig Orberg, early Bitcoin investor and Gamma Fund Founder

17:50 - 18:10 Use case Bitcontracts
An overview of startup Bitcontracts that is working on their colored coin concept.
- Henrik Hjelte, Bitcontracts

18:10 - 18:30 Use case PikaPay
A platform to use Bitcoins via Twitter, PikaPay will give a live demo of their product.
- Richard Kohl, PikaPay

18:30 - 18:50 Use case Safello
An overview of Swedish' newest exchange Safello and an insight into its regulatory challenges.
- Emil Oldenburg, CTO & Gustav Roken, CFO of Safello

18:50 - 19:00 Research results
Summary presentation of research results "Breaking Out of the Bank in Europe - Exploring Collective Emergent Institutional Entrepreneurship Through Bitcoin" ( http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/papers.cfm?abstract_id=2263707 ) by Stockholm School of Economics.
- Robin Teigland, Associate Professor and Director of PhD Business Administration Program at Stockholm School of Economics

19:00 - 20:00 Networking
After the presentations there is more time to network and discuss Bitcoins. We look forward to a lively debate and a great networking opportunity for everyone involved or interested in the crypto currency space.

We hope to see you there!

You host,

Frank Schuil
BitAngels Stockholm & CEO Safello