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Getting Started with Bitcoin and the Crypto-verse

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West Green Learning Centre

Park View Academy

London

N15 3RB

United Kingdom

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This presentation and workshop is led by a cryptocurrency expert who writes for one of the UK's leading investment platforms - for more info ring 07472 703 288

What is a digital currency?

- brief history of money

- means of exchange and measure of value

- how bitcoin works

  • public/private key cryptography

  • transaction blocks

  • hashing and block verification

  • nonce and difficulty

  • mining, consensus, incentive

  • immutable and decentralised

- why the blockchain matters


Brief history of bitcoin


Top 10 digital currencies


Ethereum platform explained


How to buy bitcoin

  • live demo of working with an exchange and a wallet


Where to buy bitcoin

  • what is a crypto exchange?

  • different exchanges for different needs

  • hands on look at selected exchanges


Buying stuff with bitcoin (means of exchange)

  • retailers

  • online

  • offline


Investing in bitcoin and other crypto (store of value)

  • is the price too high?

  • what the bulls says

  • what the bears say

  • buying the dips


Security & storage

  • exchange wallets

  • software wallets

  • hardware wallets


What is an initial coin offering?

  • innovative way to raise funds for blockchain projects

  • disrupting venture capital sector

  • lets the little people get a look in

  • projects on the Ethereum platform

  • high risk because most of the projects have no revenues and often no products

  • potentially high rewards near-term, most tokens are not trading below their ICO price

  • tokens to watch

  • how to buy tokens


Strategies for investment success

  • don't invest in something you don't understand

  • invest for the long-term (if you are a true believer)

  • volatility and pound cost averaging

  • the importance of diversification

  • trading crypto pairs

  • taking profits

  • speculative assets in a portfolio

  • trading

  • information, prices and technical analysis


Risks

  • is this a bubble like tulip mania in 17th century Holland?

  • will the crypto market crash?

  • will regulators ban digital currencies?

  • hackers and scammers


Presentation and workshop led be given by a cryptocurrency expert who writes for one of the UK's leading investment platforms


WHAT YOU MUST BRING

Government-issued Photo ID

Access to cloud storage service, eg Dropbox, Google Drive, Microsoft OneDrive or iCloud Drive

Smartphone or tablet (Desktop PCs are provided by event)

ICT Suite at the West Green Learning centre

WHAT YOU GET FROM US

By the end of the session each attendee will have:

  1. Set up their own bitcoin and ethereum wallet.

  2. Received 0.01 ether or a maximum of £3 worth of ether, whichever is the smaller, from funds sent by CryptoEducator (CryptoEducator cannot guarantee that all transactions will be complete by the end of the training session).

  3. Learned how to buy tokens in an initial coin offering of your choice. CryptoEducator has no relationship with any ICOs and none of the demos should be taken as recommendations.

  4. Know how to buy and sell bitcoin and ether cryptocurrencies.

  5. Opportunity to book time with a crypto expert for one-to-one remote support. Support provided over phone, Skype, FaceTime or Google Hangout. A home service is also available.


Gettng there

Nearest buses 41, 67, 230, 341
Nearest tube station Turnpike Lane
Nearest rail station Seven Sisters, Turnpike Lane


CryptoEducator is a trading name of Gaznian Ltd. We are not a regulated financial adviser. Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are not regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and trading in the currencies is at your own risk. Do not invest what you cannot afford to lose.

This £20 ticket could be the best investment you ever made. Only 25 places available so book now

This event is suitable for beginners as well as those with more knowledge but who haven't yet taken the step of actually buying some crypto.

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West Green Learning Centre

Park View Academy

London

N15 3RB

United Kingdom

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Refunds up to 7 days before event

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