HackMIT, MIT Society of Women Engineers, MIT Bitcoin Club, and the College Cryptocurrency Network are proud to present a uniquely-MIT event:
Saturday, May 3rd 2014
Brunch from 11am-12pm at the Stata Amphitheater
Talks from 12pm-6pm at 26-100
Reception from 6-6:45pm
First, we’ll cover the basics of what Bitcoin is and how it works.
Then, we’ll hear perspectives from leading academics and professionals, illuminating why Bitcoin and cyptocurrencies represent one of most exciting developments in decades across the fields of cryptography, distributed computing, graph theory, finance, and economics.
Finally, we’ll switch into workshop mode, where expert practitioners will introduce us to tools for interacting with the code that lies at the heart of Bitcoin.
Mens et Manus!
Gavin Andresen, Chief Scientist & Board Member, Bitcoin Foundation
Sean Neville, Co-Founder & CTO, Circle Internet Financial
Alan Reiner, Founder & CEO, Armory Technologies
James D’Angelo, Founder & Host, World Bitcoin Network
Ryan X. Charles, Software Engineer, BitPay
….and many more!
Full schedule and details available at http://www.mitbitcoinexpo.org
Register at http://mitbitcoinexpo.eventbrite.com
Livestream at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tqlvk51uS1M