With so much credibility behind Bitcoin and other emerging cryptocurrencies, how can Belfast benefit from digital currency for its future positioning as a globally connected city? In this session, Professor Broby will focus on who trades in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, the mechanics and nature of digital money and encourage less speculation in the asset class. A live Bloomberg terminal will be used during th
This event is part of the 2022 ESRC Festival of Social Science. Queen’s University Belfast and Ulster University have come together to produce an exciting and varied programme of events.
The Festival of Social Science is an annual celebration of research and knowledge about humans and society and celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2022. It’s an opportunity for anyone to explore topics relating to social science – from health and wellbeing to crime, equality, education and identity.
The festival is led and funded by the Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC).
A full listing of events can be found at Festival of Social Science.
e presentation to trade Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.
Belfast Campus Location
The Belfast campus is situated in the artistic and cultural centre of the city, the Cathedral Quarter.
2-24 York Street,
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Thursday 3 November
5.30pm to 7pm
Bloomberg Laboratory (BC-08-101)
Professor Daniel Broby