This site, Bitcoin Ireland, is one of the main representatives of the BTC community in Ireland. The membership is available for everyone who is interested in Bitcoin or other technologies, which are related to this topic. So, welcome on board, Bitcoiners.
Bitcoin Ireland has 3 main objectives.
Host regular events
Since June 2013 we organized BTC events in Dublin. Our topics have started from the intro to Bitcoin and finished with the more detailed presentations about the technical side. We still continue doing this, and it would be great to make presentation and speaker materials free to everyone who would like to host BTC-themed event somewhere in Ireland. Check out our upcoming events’s list, and join if you are interested in.
Promotion of BTC in Ireland
We do think that BTC has a potential to improve our lives. Bitcoin as a system of paymentcan prevent a fraud, protect privacy and, of course, reduce costs. Bitcoin itself is a new technology; its instruments are just starting to mature, and there are serious risks that must be understood and mitigated. We want to help people and organizations understand Bitcoin, so they can use it safely and confidently. We can offer an informed commercial and economic perspective along with technical expertise to journalists, institutions, policymakers, regulatory authorities and elected representatives who wish to understand more about crytocoins as bitcoin.
Promote Ireland as a location for Bitcoin-related companies
BTC is a rapidly-spreading ecosystem. The bitcoin as cryptocurrency and payment system are the first applications of an underlying technology has the potential to transform entire industries, plus, enables completely brand-new services and products. Ireland has strong technology, financial services and payments industries, and obtains already attracted many of the world’s leading companies in those sectors. We want to invite Bitcoin companies and entrepreneurs to make Ireland their home, with a goal of placing Ireland at the forefront of a new wave of innovation and economic growth.