Haifux Club: Bitcoin - What and Why

Haifux Club: Bitcoin - What and Why

Speaker:
Daniel Brunstein
Date:
Monday, 27.10.2014, 18:30
Place:
Taub 2

A lecture with a life demo!

General Agenda

  • What is Bitcoin
  • Wallets (mobile, cloud, cold storage)
  • Price and Market Capacitance
  • Worldwide adoption by big corporations and merchants
  • Regulatory environment
  • Billion Dollar Markets being disrupted by Bitcoin
  • Alternative crypto-currencies and Bitcoin 2.0
  • VC investment in Bitcoin startups
  • Bitcoin in Israel
  • Bitcoin in the Academy

Technical Agenda

  • Public/private keys
  • Mining
  • Blockchain
  • Security, 51% attack

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