Bitcoin and the underlying technology of cryptocurrency is poised to revolutionize the world of banking and financial equity. Can Bitcoin make it through the volatile startup years and be adopted as a global currency? With an estimated 50,000 businesses now accepting Bitcoin and more than $100 million in venture capital investments, 2014 could be the tipping point for this new form of value exchange.

In this introductory class, you’ll learn what Bitcoin is, why the technology is revolutionary and how you can get involved in the community. Find out how businesses can save 2-3% on credit card fees and have instant access to a global market. Discover how digital currencies are supporting thriving local economies. Don’t miss this opportunity to educate yourself on the fundamentals of Bitcoin and see how you and your business will benefit.


$5-$10 sliding scale donation at the door for Non-Members– help us keep the lights on and keep great programs coming your way! WORK Members FREE- including Friends of WORK!

12-1 PM in the WORK Library. Feel free to bring a bag lunch.

Joey Shepp is an Internet entrepreneur, professional speaker, and sustainability consultant. He is founder and principal of Earthsite, a digital media agency for sustainable brands.  Joey holds a degree in Ecological Design from UC Santa Cruz, an MBA in Sustainable Enterprise from Dominican University of California and is a black belt in Aikido. He lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area.