Past Meetup

Bitcoin + Blockchain: Economic Freedom

This Meetup is past

15 people went

Price: CA$5.00 /per person
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Finance and payments seem to have the slowest technology advancements in our world, but we are experiencing a new evolution of money, called bitcoin. Through blockchain technology, store of value was created through cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. What does it look like? How do we use it? What makes it different from any digital currencies in the past?

As user experience designers, how do we improve adoption and embrace blockchain technology?

Join us to get a deeper understanding of bitcoin, blockchain technology and the effects on the future of finance, commerce and user experience.

Bio:

Wayne is an early adopter, speaker and investor in bitcoin, blockchain and cryptocurrencies. He is the Co-founder of Assembly Block and Coincurve, a digital service to help Canadians buy bitcoins easily.

Having previously held the position of Senior Director, Head of Product at nTrust, where he designed and developed a bitcoin wallet and exchange, Wayne is an expert in blockchain and cryptocurrency technology and economics. As an Advisor of Mogo, he has led Mogo’s blockchain projects in early stages. Commercialization and User Experience is Wayne’s primary focus to transform crypto businesses into usable applications.

When:
Networking: 5:30pm to 6:00pm (BrainStation)
Event start: 6:00pm sharp (BrainStation)

Cost:
We are charging everyone $5 to attend the event (and are running it at zero profit).

Thank you to BrainStation for hosting us!