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Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies, and Blockchains Simplified at Darien Library

April 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This workshop aims to demystify and define the terms bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain. Additionally, you will gain a fundamental understanding of the concepts and why they matter. Note: This workshop does not provide investment advice.

This workshop will:

Define bitcoin, cryptocurrencies and blockchain and describe the fundamental technologies behind them
Explain why cryptocurrencies matter
Explore the technological, social and financial impact of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies

About the presenter
Matthew Krieger is a technologist and executive with experience in IT and manufacturing. He is an Advisory Chief Technology Officer for non-profits and VP of Technology with Cober, Inc. Previously Matt held senior IT leadership positions at Time, Inc. and Reader’s Digest. Matt serves on the board of two non-profits, is a frequent presenter on topics of business and technology, and is a business mentor with SCORE. Matt is also creator of text-to-speech service Whysper.

This workshop is presented by SCORE Fairfield County. Check-in starts at 5:30 p.m.

Details

Date:
April 9
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.darienlibrary.org/event/3242

Organizer

Darien Library
Phone:
2036551234
Email:
askus@darienlibrary.org
Website:
darienlibrary.org

Venue

Darien Library
1441 Post Rd
Darien, CT 06820 United States
Phone:
203551234
Website:
https://www.darienlibrary.org