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EXPLORE THE BUSINESS OF BITCOIN 2.0 AND THE BLOCKCHAIN
Continuing the largest bitcoin event worldwide, Inside Bitcoins comes to San Diego. Join us at the San Diego Convention Center for two days of conference sessions and exhibit hall access, plus a half-day of engaging tutorials. During the three-day event, attendees will hear top thought leaders debate the promise of decentralized technology, distributed protocols, and the future of finance. Session topics will cover Bitcoin trading fundamentals, next-generation payments, alternative assets, smart contracts, open ledger systems, factory banking, multi-signature wallets, FinTech innovation, investing in Bitcoin 2.0 and blockchain startups, regulatory compliance, remittances, crowdfunding, Bitcoin exchanges, and what lies ahead. Whether you’re new to cryptocurrency or you’re a bitcoin expert, register for Inside Bitcoins San Diego and get an inside scoop on the next wave of blockchain connected economies.
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Exhibit Hall Hours: Dec. 15, 10:30am-7:15pm and Dec. 16, 10:30am-4:00pm
This high energy session is a rapid-fire blitz of what’s on the horizon for Bitcoin. Join us as startups and emerging entrepreneurs in the cybercurrency space give Lightening Talks on their business strategies, their customers, their challenges, and the opportunities that lie ahead. Each selected startup will have the opportunity to speak for five minutes and pitch their Bitcoin business idea. A panel of industry veterans will serve as judges and listen to and comment on participating startups’ business concepts, delivery and vision. The winner will receive $2,500 to be paid in BTC and a featured speaking slot on the agenda at an upcoming Inside Bitcoins conference as well as a complimentary consultation with an industry luminary. All conference attendees are welcome and encouraged to watch the competition unfold! Apply to be part of the competition here.
We will be offering attendees an opportunity to wine and dine at an Inside Bitcoins networking dinner. After a great success at our Chicago conference, we are hoping to get an even larger crowd to discuss the future of cryptocurrency over food and drinks in San Diego. The dinner will take place at Fogo de Chão Brazilian Steakhouse on December 15 at 7:30pm. The restaurant is a short 10 minute walk from the San Diego Convention Center. Dinner includes a buffet dinner, coffee, tea, and a cash bar for $55. Reserve your spot today as space is limited!
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Who Should Attend?
Anyone with a vested interest in bitcoins, blockchain technology, fintech innovation, decentralized apps, distributed ledgers, smart contracts, and alternative cryptocurrencies, including:
- Entrepreneurs and startups
- Industry analysts
- Fintech innovators and alternative finance pioneers
- Private equity, corporate, angel and venture capital investors
- Banks and financial institutions
- Regulatory compliance experts
- Brick-and-mortar merchants and online retailers
- Credit and loyalty solution providers
- Daily deal and group buying networks
- Public policy makers
- Mobile wallet and mobile commerce providers
- Crowdfunding platform operators
- Online and non bank lenders
- Data and payment processors
- Legal professionals
- Security solution and risk management providers
- Remittance specialists
- Fund Managers
- Founders of early stage and emerging growth companies
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Exhibit Hall Hours: December 15, 10:30am - 7:15pm and December 16, 10:30am - 4:00pm
IdentityMind Global™ offers an identity-based platform for safer digital commerce. Their on-demand platform provides fraud prevention, anti-money laundering, and risk management services for financial institutions (banks, money service businesses (MSBs), money transmitters), payment processors, gateways, payment service providers (PSP/ISO/MSP, IPSP), digital currency exchanges, merchants, and online lenders. www.identitymindglobal.com/.
Bitcoin Financial Group, LLC. is the first insurance and financial services company specifically created to handle the insurance needs, from the routine to the unique, of companies in the bitcoin industry. As a new industry with a frequently misunderstood history, companies in the bitcoin community often have difficulty in being heard by the insurance industry. Our CEO was the former Chief Underwriting Officer, General Counsel and Chief Innovation Officer for some of the largest of insurance companies, including AIG. On February 25, 2015, Bitcoin Financial Group announced the first true Bitcoin Theft Insurance policy through XL Group, a global insurance carrier. For more information, please visit http://bitcoinfinancialgroup.com/
Coinnections provides a comprehensive AML/KYC compliance platform designed to consistently enforce a business’s AML compliance policy. Coinnections’ combination of powerful transaction monitoring, case management, enhanced due diligence, electronic SAR/CTR filing, and intuitive workflow, reduces the complexity of compliance for cryptocurrency MSBs. http://www.coinnections.com/
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Gem is a simple and secure platform that allows developers to build feature-rich blockchain applications in minutes using less than ten lines of code. Gem’s mission is to empower individuals to be sovereign over their own assets, starting with bitcoin. The Gem API leverages a host of security features such as multi-signature wallets, multifactor authentication, and hardware key encryption to provide an easy to use, comprehensive security solution for Bitcoin and blockchain apps. For more information, please visit https://gem.co/
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Brave New Coin is a global leader in Digital Currency Information Delivery. We publish the Weekly Bitcoin Markets Report and offer the most accurate and relevant Market-Data and News Analysis about Digital Currencies (like Bitcoin) and related Technology. We track trading and compile the most comprehensive Price-Index available for Bitcoin and over 100 Digital Currencies. We strive to publish quality News, Mining and Regulatory insights. For more information, please visit http://bravenewcoin.com/.
California Fintech Network is a non-profit trade organization for professionals, founders, executives, and investors that work and invest in the financial technology sector. We converse, collaborate, and network to move our companies and industry forward. http://www.californiafintech.org/ .
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CoinGecko is a cryptocurrency ranking website that aims to give a 360 degree overview of the various cryptocurrencies. CoinGecko evaluates many metrics in an algorithm encompassing developer activity, community strength, liquidity, market capitalization and public interest to benchmark altcoins against each other. For more information, please visit https://www.coingecko.com/en.
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The Digital Currency Council (DCC) is the leading association of professionals in the digital currency economy. The DCC's mission is to support the development of best-in-class professional practices in the digital currency economy through training, certification and connectivity to peers and clients. Interested professionals may join the Digital Currency Council at digitalcurrencycouncil.com.
Fintechist provides daily unique FinTech news, with topics ranging from crowdfunding and decentralization to mobile payments and blockchain technology." http://fintechist.com/
Inside Bitcoins provides in depth, objective coverage of cryptocurrencies and the blockchain. With correspondents around the world and on the ground in leading financial centers, you can depend on late-breaking news and exclusive insight into the emerging Bitcoin economy. Intelligent reporting stripped of hype and jargon, Inside Bitcoins is your go-to-first digital currency authority.
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