Bitcoin Day is a day packed full of tactical education about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced crypto trader, Bitcoin Day has something for you.
The morning session is designed to offer Bitcoin beginners all the information they need to get started. You'll learn the basic concepts and history of Bitcoin and dip your toe in the water of this new and exciting digital economy. We'll even give you some Bitcoin!
The afternoon session is perfect for those that want a more advanced education. Attend this session if you already understand crypto basics or if you're planning on attending the morning session and want to go beyond the basics. During the afternoon session, attendees will be exposed to advanced crypto technologies and trends that will include presentations on initial coin offerings (ICOs), utility tokens, alt coins, and interesting crypto companies like SALT, Bloom, tZero, and more!
What to Expect
- Education you can use presented by cryptocurrency experts you can trust
- Networking with other Bitcoin beginners and professionals
- A chance to win prices like hardware wallets, coins, and more
- A rare opportunity to see a cryptocurrency miner mine coins
- A chance to see and use a Bitcoin ATM to buy Bitcoin or Litecoin during the event
0800 - 0830
Registration & Check-in
0830 - 0930
Why Bitcoin, Why Now?
0930 - 1030
Build & Protect your Crypto Portfolio
1030 - 1130
Accounting for your Coins
1130 - 1230
Break for Lunch
1230 - 0130
Bitcoin: Economics and Incentives
0130 - 0230
Get ready to Mine!
0230 - 0330
ICO Fireside Chat - Research & Analysis
Jeff Main & Trent Cooksley
0330 - 0430
Active Trading Strategies & Technical Charts
0430 - 0600
After Party & Panel Discussion
Digital or Cryptocurrencies
Bitcoin isn't the only cryptocurrency out there. Learn about some of the other digital currencies available and how they differ.
Cryptocurrencies are primarily bought and sold on online exchanges. We'll cover a few of the most popular exchanges and how to use them.
There's money to be made in crypto! Learn how to buy and sell cryptocurrencies to your advantage.
Storage & Security
Explore the different ways to store your coins securely in software and hardware wallets. We'll also discuss the risks associated with holding cryptocurrencies and how to minimize them.
Morning & Afternoon Sessions
We'll help you understand the tax implications of holding, buying, and selling cryptocurrencies.
Learn more about how mining is done and the opportunities that exist in mining today.
Initial Coin Offerings
Learn more about the recent ICO craze, how they're regulated, and best practices for participating.
The potential for blockchain technology is huge. Learn about the different ways its being used, what the future holds, and which companies are leveraging the technology today.
Join us to hear from these awesome crypto experts and many more!
MT PLEASANT, IOWA
Jon has been a Tax Advisor for 25 years and active in the cryptocurrency space since 2013. Due to the high demand for his particular expertise, in 2018 he launched Bridge Financial Systems, a crypto-oriented tax and financial consultation firm.
Jared has been mining since 2013, for himself and for customers. He is also part of the duo running the Youtube channel Digital Gold, building a following by educating people on his journey into a full-scale mining farm.
Ernie Nodeman trains thousands of Youtube subscribers every week on the principles and skills required to trade cryptocurrencies. His channel, Node Investor, covers reading charts, technical analysis, and industry news.
Trent regularly meets and consults with blockchain-based startups in multiple industries. He focuses on ICO and token analysis and evaluation. He has been in the crypto-asset space for over 5 years.
Ian was building mining farms before it was cool. He is a creative contrarian who loves the gig economy and all things decentralized. He is an entertaining speaker well-versed in cryptography, security, and regulation.
With over a decades providing financial advise to clients, Bryan's firm Uncommon Wealth is just that - uncommon. Thinking outside the box and leveraging opportunities has grown their reputation, portfolios, and office size. Bryan has a unique take on how to capitalize on bitcoin now.
Formerly an AVP of Software Development at Union Pacific, Jeff has been a first mover in the Blockchain space specifically focused on the logistics industry. As a cryptocurrency miner, he understands the value of Distribute Ledger Technology in both the private and public sector.
With a background in economics, Ansel is passionate about markets and how bitcoin has introduced a new paradigm in global finance, empowering people and leveling power dynamics. You can follow him on his podcast Bitcoin & Markets.