Matonis believes that we are now entering the “post-legal tender age … that isn’t driven by central banks” and decentralized cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin will cater to this shift.
“I wish I were affiliated with CommerceBlock,” laments Bitcoin Foundation director Jon Matonis in a recent tweet.
Georgia is expected to host an Alt Convention conference on fintech innovations from October 8-10, 2015.
With 350 tickets already sold, Alt Convention features Andreas M. Antonopoulos, Jon Matonis, and many more big names in Bitcoin, finance and government sectors as speakers. Alt Convention is geared towards anyone with an interest in emerging financial technologies, with discounted early bird tickets and substantial sponsorship opportunities available.
The Bitcoin Foundation today announced on their blog that the first annual Blockchain Awards will be hosted at the Bitcoin 2014 Conference that takes place in Amsterdam from May 15th – May 17th.