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Funzing Talks | Bitcoin and Ethereum for Dummies

Funzing Talks | Bitcoin and Ethereum for Dummies

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  •  33-37 Wardour Street, London, W1D 6PU
Suitable for: Adults
I started programming at the age of 16 and was lucky enough to discover Bitcoin in 2012. Since then I've worked as a developer and technical advisor to McKinsey and many other ... More Info »
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**Please note - this talk may be filmed for the Funzing website / social media pages**

Bitcoin, Ethereum and the future of digital currency

Bitcoin and Ethereum have been in the news a lot recently due to spectacular price rises.

But what exactly is Bitcoin? How is Ethereum different? Is it too late to get involved, or is this just the beginning?

In this talk I cover the essentials of cryptocurrencies, assuming no technical knowledge. At the end of the evening you’ll know:

* What Bitcoin is and how it works

* What a blockchain is and what it means for society

* The key differences between Bitcoin and Ethereum

* How to buy, sell and store digital currency

* What Smart Contracts are and how they will shape the future

* The latest cryptocurrency news (Bitcoin Cash, etc)

* About the world’s most expensive pizza!

This talk will give you the knowledge, tools and confidence you need to participate in the biggest technological shift since the creation of the Internet.

Venue: O'Neill's - Chinatown (Soho)

Doors: 7pm / Talk starts: 7.30pm. Normally finishes around 9.45 - 10pm.

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Funzing Talks is a new concept which aims to make interesting and engaging talks more accessible. We've pulled together an impressive array of leading entrepreneurs, intellectuals, bright thinkers and incredible individuals to inspire and re-invent your after work beers.

Held in a hand picked range of bars across London, a Funzing Talks event makes the perfect after work mid-week activity.

Delve into a totally new subject and challenge your perspectives over a beer with like-minded Londoners. Funzing has always encouraged you to do something different with your free time, so we say do just that - you never know where it may lead you!

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**Please note - this talk may be filmed for the Funzing website / social media pages** Bitcoin, Ethereum and the future of digital currency Bitcoin and Ethereum have been in the news a lot recently due to spectacular price rises. But what exac... Read More
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