Past Meetup

Bitcoin Seminar & Workshop

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Bitcoin has disrupted the way we think about money. The Simon Fraser Bitcoin Club would like to invite you for a night of discussion on the what, how, and why of digital currencies.

When: Tuesday, May 27th at 5:45PM - 9:30PM
Where: SFU Harbour Centre, Room 7000 - 515 W. Hastings St, Vancouver
Tickets: (

Program schedule:

5:45pm - Doors and registration

6:00pm - The Internet of Money Seminar
• What is Bitcoin and how it is changing our world
• How to setup and secure a wallet

6:45pm - Break

7:00pm - Mining workshop
• How to start Bitcoin and altcoin mining
• How to be profitable when it comes to mining

7:40pm - Break

7:45pm - Trading workshop
• Tips and tricks on buying and trading bitcoins and altcoins

8:30pm - End
• Our team will stay around to answer any question you may have

Giftback -- Quadriga CX, a Vancouver-based Bitcoin exchange, will be sponsoring the event with vouchers worth $5 in bitcoins for every attendee who purchases a Freedom Pass (see ticket link). Quadriga CX will also be bringing a Bitcoin ATM to the workshop for attendees to try out.

Your coins on a card -- Newnote Financial (CSE:NEU), a publicly traded company that develops solutions in the Bitcoin sector, will be bringing gift cards that can be preloaded with bitcoins.

Bitcoin Magazines -- we have the latest issue ofBitcoin Magazine, the oldest print publication dedicated to the world of cryptocurrencies, available for sale at this event.

Tickets are required. Get them online as they are more expensive at the door. For the best experience, please bring a laptop or a tablet in addition to your smartphone. WiFi access will be provided.

We hope to see you soon!

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