Oslo Steemit Hackathon with Ned Scott


Join us for the World’s First CryptoFinance Hackathon in Oslo, Norway, October 14-17, at Telenor Arena, Fornebu.

BitSpace and OsloFintech are hosting a full weekend hackathon and CryptoFinance Summit in Oslo, Norway. The event is organized in cooperation with the Steem and BitShares communities, Norway’s Bitcoin Foundation and FintechFactory.

The purpose of the event is to kickstart the Open CryptoFinance and CryptoMedia Community. We provide a space for hackers and entrepreneurs to evolve their ideas and develop their projects within this space.

All sessions are free and open to everyone and we encourage everyone who has time to join us. The hackathon is especially tailored for those of you who want to accelerate your blockchain or CryptoFinance idea and get started on building your project.

Preliminary Schedule

Friday 14th

18:00 – Doors Open
18:30 – 19:00 Information
19:00 – 19:30 Mission Statement
19:30 – 20:30 Food & Mingle
20:30 – 22:00 Project Presentations
22:00 – Let the hacking begin!

Saturday 15th

11:00 – 11:30 Free mic: Teams and projects
11:30 – 13:00 Morning Seminar with Ned Scott
13:00 – 13:30 BitSpace on CryptoFinance
13:30 – 14:00 Zeipt on Open Banking and PSD2
20:00 – 21:00 Free mic: Teams and projects

Sunday 16th

11:00 – 12:00 Free mic: Teams and projects
12:00 – 13:00 Keynote – Stephan Norges Bitcoinforening
14:00 – 16:00 Norway’s Bitcoin Foundation Session
20:00 – 22:00 Team presentations and feedback
22:00 – ? Surprise

Monday 17th

13:00 – 16:30 Workshop with Ned Scott of Steemit
19:00 – 20:00 Keynote by Ned Scott
20:00 – 21:00 Panel on CryptoFinance, Blockchain, Regulation
21:00 – Project Pitches


BitSpace is currently doing the Fintech Factory Accelerator program in Oslo, and will host the event on location at Telenor Arena, Fornebu. The startup accelerator provides a large network of partners and mentors specialized on fintech that help provide guidance to the entrepreneurs.

Our Mission

The Future is the Internet of Value; an open, global, decentralized network, free for all to use and build on, giving value to the world. We base all our activities on the following guiding principles:

  • Individual Autonomy
  • Voluntary Association
  • Financial & Political Freedom
  • Transparency & Accountability

New technologies such as Steem, BitShares and Graphene represent a breakthrough in financial, entrepreneurial and organizational opportunities. Gathering the finest in the Cryptocurrency Community we leverage these technologies to build the Web of Value and reinforce our guiding principles.

Steemit Attendee List (regularly updated)

@ned, @cass, @svk, @xeroc, @blockpay, @vonghoren, @ekitcho, @mindwheeel, @camilla,@thj, @clains, @spectral

You can RVSP here: http://www.meetup.com/BitSpace-Meetups/events/232499208/?_af=event&_af_eid=232499208

Funding the Hackathon

The SBD rewards will go into funding the event and grants to steemians who want to participate! Please send us a mail with your project, idea or relevant experience and we may be able to fund part or all of your expenses. Contact us at contact@bitspace.no

Let’s demonstrate the power of crypto and blockchain technology!

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