Evolution of Money: The Why & How of Bitcoin

- Seminar Hall, Mar Athanasius College, Cochin

Discussion on Bitcoin and why it's one of the most important inventions yet

Thursday, February 24, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM (IST)

Evolution of Money: The Why & How of Bitcoin

What to expect?

High level overview of Bitcoin, events leading to its invention and a discussion of its impact on the world. This talk assumes no technical background.

Topics

  • Money as a tool
  • Impact of the invention
  • Flaws of current monetary system
  • How Bitcoin solves some of those flaws
  • The technology behind Bitcoin: Blockchain
  • Alternate Coins
  • State of affairs
  • What’s coming?
  • How to get involved!

What this is NOT?

  • Not an investment forum
  • You are likely to hear close to nothing about price fluctuations or trading

Prerequisites

  • Curious mind

Format

  • Casual talk or discussion
  • Might have a couple of breaks
  • Not timed to the minute
  • Audience encouraged to drive the conversation

Takeaway

  • Go back with a mental model of the technology behind Bitcoin
  • Understand why it’s such a big deal
  • Cut through the noise media is making around it

BIGOrg

  • Open & free group of technologists, enthusiasts & companies
  • Mainly concerned with decentralized/P2P tech
  • Started in Trivandrum
  • Collaboration via Hangout, Meetups & Telegram group
  • We are launching the Cochin Chapter at the venue & we welcome each one of you!
  • Connect via:

Slides

Will be updated after the talk

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Event

SpeakerJikku Jose (Telegram)
VenueSeminar Hall 2, Mar Athanasius College, Kothamangalam
DateFebruary 24 2018
Time10 am to 3 pm
HostIEEE, Mar Athanasius College
Point of ContactEldho MA +91 8089 504 864 & Gokul VS +91 8547 634 667
FeeFree
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2018-02-24 10:00 2018-02-24 15:00 Asia/Kolkata Evolution of Money: The Why & How of Bitcoin Discussion on Bitcoin and why it's one of the most important inventions yet Seminar Hall, Mar Athanasius College, Cochin Blockchain Interest Group hello@big-org.com
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