This event is your opportunity to understand the Bitcoin community, get a better understanding of what Bitcoin actually is, how to buy Bitcoins, how to use Bitcoins – and how this new payment tool is now being developed into a more open economy.
Meet the Executive Director of the Bitcoin Foundation – Mr. Jon Matonis – who will be our keynote speaker at this event. In addition to being our keynote speaker Jon Matonis will also participate in our panel discussions.
The conference takes place on Thursday 28th November 2013 at Charlottehaven Konference center, Hjørringgade 12C, DK-2100 København Ø.
|9.00||Registration and Coffee/Tea|
|9.30||OPENING SESSIONIntroduction and welcome to the first Pan-Nordic Bitcoin Conference, facilitated by CAC card academy
– and organized by CFIR (Copenhagen Finance IT Region)
|Mikkel Freltoft KrogsholmConsultantCFIR|
|Track one: WHAT IS BITCOIN?|
|HOW DOWE DEFINE MONEY, AND HOW DOWE DEFINE BITCOINS?Where does money actually derive from, and how do we define money? The same thing is true for Bitcoin. Let’s try to get to the true value of both payment means.||Ole BjergManagement, Politics and PhilosophyCopenhagen Business School|
|WHAT IS A BITCOINGet introduced to the ecosystem of Bitcoins, how it works and the infrastructure associated with Bitcoins – and a more generic discussion about the perception of Money.||Michael GrønagerCOOPayward|
|Track two: BITCOIN, THE FINANCIAL SECTOR AND SOCIETY|
|BITCOINS – BEST IN CLASS, OR TERRIBLE TOOL FOR CRIMINALSTBA||Peter NørregaardIntelligence NetworkSKAT (Danish Tax Authorities)|
|KEYNOTE SESSION – DEVELOPING A MORE OPEN ECONOMYThere is tremendous potential in Bitcoin—from the opportunities it creates for entrepreneurs to the purchasing power it provides for citizens of countries large and small. Our goal is to help Bitcoin deliver on that potential.||Jon MatonisExecutive DirectorBitcoin Foundation|
|BITCOIN AND BANKSHow does the Bitcoin currency impact the Banking sector? Get the experience from Fidor Bank, Germany – who’s already involved with the Bitcoin currency.||Dr. Michael MaierChairmanFidor Bank AG, Germany|
|PANEL DISCUSSION; HOW DOES VIRTUAL MONEY FIT INTO THE REGULATORY SPACE?What does this mean to new companies wanting to enter this space? We will discuss this with participation from: The Danish FSA, Bitcoin Foundation and Fidor Bank AG||Mikkel Freltoft KrogsholmConsultantCFIR|
|Track three: BITCOIN, PEOPLE AND COMPANIES|
|A BITCOIN COMMUNITY RIGHT ROUND THE CORNER…Get the insights on ”Bringing BITCOIN on the road” meaning the construction of real life environments where people can learn about and first hand experiences with Bitcoin.
Bitcoinkiez and CryptoChrity are two of these projects – introduced by the Vice President of Bundesverbank Bitcoin in Germany.
|Joerg PlatzerFounding MemberCrypto Economics Consulting Group|
|HOW DOES THE BITCOIN VALUE IMPACT OUR NATIONAL ECONOMIEStba||Martin CarlssonBoard MemberDansk Bitcoinforening|
|A BITCOIN OUTLOOK – WHAT HAPPENS GLOBALLY RIGHT NOW?Get insights from the rising Bitcoin market in Argentina, introduced by Co-founder of Bitcoin.org – Jacob Hansen||Jacob HansenCo-founderBitcoinfilm.org|
|16.30||BITCOIN SEEN FROM A POLITICAL PERSPECTIVE
Get the political and more ideological vire on Bitcoin as a currency – from the Chairman of the Youth department of one of Denmark’s liberal parties – Liberal Alliance
Liberal Alliance’s ungdom
|17.00||Closure of BitCoin Nordic Conference 2013|