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Beijing Bitcoin Meetup - with speakers

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三里屯太古里北区N3三层 · Beijing

How to find us

Step 1: Ignore Meetup's Map. Step 2: Head to North end of Taikooli North District, then take the ESCALATOR at east end of building N3 (not elevator) to third floor. We'll be in the main café area gesticulating wildly.

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We have two awesome speakers who have travelled to Beijing especially to speak this month. Two fascinating topics, one economic and one technical. This promises to be one of our best ever.

Note that one talk will be in English and the other in Chinese.

PRESENTATION 1 (ENGLISH-英文讲座)
Bitcoin Demystified // 比特币表露无遗
—By Eric Voskuil

Author of Cryptoeconomics, Eric will discuss the actual forces at work in Bitcoin - why it exists, how it works, and where it is going. Specifically, we’ll be taking a close look at the rocky path that bitcoin faces before it can reach broad, global adoption.
《密码术经济学》的作家,Eric Voskuil将讨论比特币系统中的实际势力——比特币存在的因素、他怎么运行、和未来的趋势。

About Eric Voskuil
* Lead developer of Libbitcoin, a free and open source high performance Bitcoin developer toolkit.
* Author of Cryptoeconomics, a comprehensive volume on Bitcoin principles.
* Worked in Bitcoin for the last five years and speaks at conferences and meet-ups globally. He is also a serial entrepreneur, angel investor, martial artist, adventure seeker and former US Navy fighter pilot.

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PRESENTATION 2 (CHINESE-中文讲座)
Libbitcoin: The Swiss Army Knife of Bitcoin // Libbitcoin工具箱:相當於比特幣的瑞士刀
—By James Chiang

两种可以通过Libbitcoin工具开发的比特币APP:
1. 收集分叉币钱包
2. 闪电网络瞭望塔

演讲无偿分享以上的APP理念与以Libbitcoin工具箱开发的思路!

关于James Chiang:
Libbitcoin技术文件撰稿维护者
瑞士楚格市区块链独立顾问
苏黎世联邦理工学院及卢塞恩应用科技大学兼任区块链教授

Two Bitcoin app ideas made possible with the Libbitcoin toolkit:
1) Hardfork Wallet which allows you to collect forked coins
2) Lightning Watchtower
From the presentation, attendees will get: a) "free" Bitcoin App ideas, and b) an appreciation of Libbitcoin as a truly versatile toolkit for Bitcoin.
利用Libbitcoin而開發出的两個比特幣應用理念:

About James Chiang:
* Contributor to Libbitcoin as technical writer (Documentation)
* Independent Blockchain Consultant in Zug & Zurich, Switzerland
* Blockchain lecturer at ETH Zurich & University of Applied Sciences in Lucerne

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The Beijing Bitcoin Meetup is a time to catch up and mingle with Beijing’s extensive bitcoin crowd. Get advice on using bitcoin, find out about bitcoin activities in Beijing, or just enjoy the bitcoin-related banter.

The event is a casual get-together for beginners, enthusiasts and professionals alike.

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