Inside Bitcoins Conference Heads to London

By Jul 25, 2014 10:30 AM EDT

LONDON (InsideBitcoins) — Inside Bitcoins, the news-breaking international conference and expo exploring the business opportunities and challenges posed by the growth of cryptocurrencies, debuts in London, September 15-16.

Headquartered at the Grange St. Pauls Hotel, on the doorstep to the City of London, the Inside Bitcoins conference already has attendees from over fifteen countries registered – on track to be the largest virtual currency conference in Europe to date. Exhibitors for the event confirmed so far are Butterfly Labs, btc.sx, CoinSimple, Cryptopay, Jumio, meXBT, and Seedcoin.

More than 20 future-forging sessions, delivered by over 40 Bitcoin visionaries will set a new standard for conferences on this topic in the U.K. Current speakers include: Gavin Wood, CTO, Ethereum; Steve Waterhouse, Partner, Pantera Capital; Hakim Mamoni, Co-Founder and CTO, Seedcoin; Nicolas Cary, CEO, Blockchain.info; Will O’Brien, CEO & Co-Founder, BitGo. The full agenda and roster of speakers is available here.

The program is designed to provide an understanding of where the crypto currency industry is today and the associated business opportunities and challenges presented to FinTech. Typical attendees include start-ups, investors looking to capitalize on the rise of a new industry and major corporations seeking innovative solutions. First-time Bitcoiners, or those looking to learn about the new blockchain technology, will also gain valuable insight.

London is only one of the participating international cities in the Inside Bitcoins world tour, along with Berlin, Hong Kong, Las Vegas, Melbourne, New York City, Seoul, Singapore and Tel Aviv.