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GigaOM Bitcoin Meetup

GigaOM & Ribbit Capital

Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)

San Jose, CA

GigaOM Bitcoin Meetup

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As GigaOM's David Meyer says, "Bitcoin is a complex subject, but an important one. Whether it succeeds or fails, it represents a crucial experiment in using technology to turn our financial system upside-down, and it will have important consequences."

 

Everybody's talking about Bitcoin these days, which is quite remarkable given the highly technical nature of the crypto-currency. So why is it such a big deal? What is the opportunity, who are the players, what are the challenges, and what does the future hold? Come to this free GigaOM meet-up and hear from speakers who are experts in the field of payments, Bitcoin, and the future of currency.

Speakers:
 DavidBarrett David Barrett, CEO, Expensify 
 MikeHearn  Mike Hearn, Engineer, Google 
 Wences Wences Casares, Founder, Lemon 
Bennett  Bennett Hoffman, Co-founder/CTO, Buttercoin
   Meyer "Micky" Malka, Managing Partner, Ribbit Capital
150   Peter Vessenes, CEO at CoinLab, Inc
   Jeff Roberts, Writer, GigaOM
150   Roger Ver, CEO/Founder, MemoryDealers.com
 
  Bitcoin Foundation Representative 

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San Jose Tech Museum
201 South Market Street
San Jose, CA 95113

Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)


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GigaOM & Ribbit Capital

Founded in 2006, GigaOM is the leading global source of analysis on emerging technologies. Our news, research and events provide deep insight on the companies, people and trends disrupting technology and media.

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