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Thursday, August 29 • 12:00pm - 12:50pm
Bitcoin and Lightning for Commerce

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Attend this session to learn what the Lightning network is, why it exists, how it works, and various ways it can be used in commerce. This session will include a demonstration of how lightning channels and routing works. You will also be introduced to Lightning concepts and tools such as channel balancing and watchtowers. We will also discuss a wide variety of tools that can be used to enable Lightning commerce, BTCPay Server, and Lightning point of sale systems.

What will students learn?
Lightnings potential impact on commerce and how to enable Lightning for your businesses.

This session is appropriate for professionals and developers who have a basic understanding of Bitcoin.

Prerequisite: a basic understanding of Bitcoin

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Hannah Rosenberg

Founder, Managing Director, Velas Commerce, The Blockchain Institute
Hannah Rosenberg is an e-commerce developer, economist, educator and entrepreneur with a degree in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago. Hannah teaches Blockchain courses at both The Blockchain Institute and at UIC’s College of Business Administration. She is the... Read More →

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Pamela Morgan

Founder; C4 Board Member, Empowered Law
Pamela Morgan is an educator, entrepreneur, author, and attorney who has been working exclusively with bitcoin & open blockchains since early 2014. Morgan is a widely respected authority on multi-signature governance and legal innovation in digital currencies. Her book, Cryptoasset... Read More →

Thursday August 29, 2019 12:00pm - 12:50pm MDT
  Professionals, Intermediate