The UBC MBA Entrepreneur group is hosting an event to the e@UBC community called ‘Introduction to BitCoin’. Cost to attend is $10 and includes two drinks.
Introduction to BitCoin
April 30, 2014 at 6:30 PM
Launch Academy at #300 – 128 W Hastings Street, Vancouver, BC
An introduction to eCurrency, including history, trading, wallet overview and security, regulations, protocols and projections.
Facilitated by Fredrick Heartline. Freddy is a veteran of the Vancouver technology scene who is spearheading the launch of Decentral, a cryto-incubator geared at providing a space for cryptography based startups. Freddy is also the CEO of CarSurfing, a ridesharing company aimed at connecting festival goers to share a ride.
Frederick is joined by:
- Mitchell Watford from Lost + Found Cafe – pros and cons of accepting bitcoin
- Piotr Piasecki – Masters Thesis writer on Bitcoin, knowledge asset – will discuss his thesis and what he gathered from that process
- Manie Eagar – Venture Capitalist, Director – Bitcoin Alliance of Canada, high-level political asset – will discuss global economic ramifications, projections and regulation issues
- Esther Tung – Bitcoin Co-op Member, SFU Bitcoin Club Director of Communications – will lead the group through opening and securing wallet
Register at https://www.picatic.com/event13980039958715.