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‘Biggest Bitcoin Event in History’ Bitcoin 2021 begins in Miami



Bitcoin 2021, the largest bitcoin event in history with a sold-out crowd of at least 12,000 attendees in Miami, is kicking off with some of the biggest industry players in the world.

The conference will be one of the largest crypto gatherings to emerge after the COVID-19 pandemic. Organizers expect over 50,000 attendees. an informal part of the conference kicked Thursday with “Whale Day” Featuring the Galaxy CEO mike novogratz and BitGo CEO Mike Belshe.

The event is in a position to be “more like a music festival”, featuring several stages, which consists of the main “Nakamoto Stage” as well as side stages such as the “Stacking Sets Stage” and the “End of Fiat Stage”.

Bitcoin 2021 “Bitcoin Capital” moves to Miami

The conference is hosted by Bitcoin Magazine, a crypto publication co-founded by the Ethereum co-founder. Vitalik Buterin Back in 2012. Initially scheduled to take place in Los Angeles, California, Bitcoin was 2021 second place Started as Mayor Francis Suarez for Miami earlier this year Campaign for the Founding of Miami As the “cryptocurrency capital of the world”.

“Mayor Francis Suárez is making a knack for establishing Miami as the bitcoin capital of the world, so naturally he has asked us to bring the largest bitcoin conference in history to his city, as soon as it sees attendees and Safe for residents,” event organizers said in March.

Notable Speakers of the First Day

Mayor Suarez himself is set to be the opening speaker for the first day of the main conference, beginning the event with opening remarks on the main Nakamoto Stage at 9:00 a.m. ET.

Cointelegraph will be on the ground to cover the latest events live Twitter. But if you want to experience the ambiance of the event, make sure to check out the regular live streams we host. youtube Channel. The Cointelegraph team will host the livestream of the opening day starting at 10:10 a.m. ET:

The event will be attended by some United States government officials including Senator Cynthia Loomis and US Pro-Crypto Representative Warren Davidson. Sworn in in the Senate in January, Loomis showed his support for bitcoin (B T c) earlier this year, adoption Photo of laser eyes a. as part of laser-eye flash mobs on twitter. Davidson and Lumis will speak at the “Bringing Bitcoin Innovation Home in America” ​​panel at 3:35 p.m.

Bitcoin 2021 will also see major regulators from the US government including Chris Giancarlo, former chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, and Brian Brooks, is a former Executive Controller of Currency of the United States Office of the Currency and current Binance US CEO. Giancarlo and Brooks set to discuss financial innovation at 1:45 p.m. ET.

Other notable Nakamoto stage speakers include BitGold creators. nick szabo, Gemini founder Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, Morgan Creek Digital co-founder Anthony Pompliano, Microstrategy CEO Michael Saylor, former presidential candidate and member of Congress ron paul, and leading crypto and blockchain investor Tim Draper.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey is set to discuss the crypto industry opportunities for unbanked banks with Human Rights Foundation Chief Strategy Officer Alex Gladstein at 12:25 p.m. ET.

Some of the world’s biggest celebrities are not missing out on the major event of Bitcoin 2021. Paris Hilton announced her presence in a Thursday tweet, saying that she loves being a part of this crypto community. He made a major move in the cryptocurrency industry earlier this year, saying he is bullish on non-fungible tokens. Her April article about NFTs.

Stay tuned to Cointelegraph for updates and coverage of the most notable crypto players at this year’s Bitcoin 2021 conference.