Catch DevCore Boston Bitcoin Roundtables Via Livestream Feb. 11

Journalist:
Lester Coleman
February 10, 2015

Bitcoin enthusiasts can catch DevCore Boston’s inaugural roundtables via livestream from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Eastern Standard Time tomorrow, Feb. 11, at District Hall, 75 Northern Ave. in Boston, Mass.

Tomorrow’s event begins a series of DevCore Boston roundtables sponsored by Bitcoin Foundation for developers interested in deepening their technical expertise to support the future development of Bitcoin Core. The organizers developed the roundtables to build knowledge, widen understanding and deepen technical expertise to support the future development of Bitcoin Core.

Attend via livestream

To access DevCore Boston Livestream sponsored by Circle, go to: https://bitcoinfoundation.org/DevCore/ or visit Circle’s DevCore Livestream page: https://blog.circle.com/2015/02/10/devcore-livestream/

The event will open with a keynote address by Bitcoin Foundation chief scientist Gavin Andresen followed by a feature presentation from Jeremy Allaire and Sean Neville, CEO and CTO of Circle, respectively.

Tickets for members of the Bitcoin Foundation are $99. Non-member tickets are $125 while student tickets are $25. Students will be required to provide a student ID or a letter from their place of study.

Tickets can be booked online at: https://everyeventgives.com/event/developing-the-developers.

Check the most up-to-date schedule at https://devcore.sched.org/.

Also read: Devcore Boston launches Bitcoin Foundation’s developer roundtables

Schedule at a glance

Following is the current schedule:

9:00 a.m. Welcome and Introductory Remarks: Moving to the Mainstream – Patrick Murck, Bitcoin Foundation executive director.
9:10 a.m. What Satoshi Didn’t Know – Gavin Andresen, Bitcoin Foundation chief scientist.
9:45 a.m. In-Depth Q&A Session with Gavin Andresen
10:00 a.m. The Internet of Value Exchange – Jeremy Allaire, founder, chairman and CEO of Circle, and Sean Neville, co-founder and CTO of Circle.
11:00 a.m. Bitcoin Law for Developers – James Gatto, partner at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, and Marco Santori, counsel at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP.
11:45 a.m. Open Discussion – R&D Goals and Challenges – Patrick Murck, Gavin Andresen, and Cory Fields, Bitcoin Foundation developer.
12:30 p.m. Feature Presentation: Multisig Meets Hardware – Micah Winkelspecht, Gem founder and CEO.
1:15 p.m. Talk and Book Signing – ‘Mastering Bitcoin’ with Andreas M. Antonopoulos, author of “Mastering Bitcoin.”
2:00 p.m. Bitcoin and Standards – Joshua McDougall, Cryptocurrency Certification Consortium (4C) director, Patrick Murck, and Michael Perklin, 4C president.
2:45 p.m. Quick Hacks – How to Build Developer APIs on the Block Chain – Cory Fields, Kevin Houk, Blockchain.info developer, and Tim Lee, Blockchain.info software developer.
3:50 p.m. Closing remarks – Patrick Murck.

The videos will be up for viewing on the Bitcoin Foundation YouTube channel shortly after the event.

Last modified (UTC): February 10, 2015 23:03

Lester Coleman

Lester Coleman is a media relations consultant for the payments and automated retailing industries.