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Join NYC's First Bitcoins Conference

Written by SiliconAlley Staff
Posted on July 18, 2013

Explore the future of virtual currency and bitcoin with industry thought leaders from Bitcoin Foundation, Freedom of the Press Foundation, BitPay, Tradehill, and more at the Inside Bitcoins conference, July 30 in New York City. SiliconAlley.com readers will save 15% on tickets. Register today (prices increase Monday, 7/29.)
 
Attendees will discuss what business and investment opportunities, as well as legal issues, exist in this emerging field. 
 
You’ll hear from 20 bitcoin experts on topics including The VC Take on Bitcoin, Bitcoin Boom: The Business Adoption of Bitcoin, Bitcoin and Freedom of Speech, Rethinking Content Monetization with Bitcoin, Legal and Regulatory Issues Facing Virtual Currency Businesses, and more. View the full program here.
 
The evening’s drinks reception provides the ideal forum to network with like-minded peers. Developers, entrepreneurs, investors, finance professionals, bankers, consultants, lawyers, security solution providers, data and payment processors, and online retailers will all be present.

Charlie Shrem, Vice Chairman, Bitcoinfoundation.org and Chief Executive Officer of BITINSTANT, will deliver the keynote presentation, while additional speakers include Tuur Demeester, Author of MacroTrends, Chris Larsen, CEO & Co-Founder of OpenCoin, Jared Kenna, Founder & CEO of Tradehill, and Manu Sporny, Founder & CEO of Digital Bazaar. View the full speaker list.

This conference is one of the first to allow attendees to pay for tickets in bitcoin. Each registrant will also receive a bitcoin paper wallet with a 0.01 bitcoin. Enter our discount code: SA15 to save 15% on your conference pass. Register today.