Coin Center and Google host “Digital Gold” Book event in Washington, DC

The event will feature a discussion on the history of Bitcoin and the characters who built it into a global phenomenon.

On Tuesday, July 21st, at 5 p.m., please join Coin Center and Google DC, for a conversation with Nathaniel Popper of the New York Times. His new book, Digital Gold: Bitcoin and the Inside History of the Misfits and Millionaires Trying to Reinvent Money, documents the early history of cryptocurrency and features many of the players who have been part of building it into a global phenomenon.

Popper will be joined on stage by Carter Dougherty, a Bloomberg News reporter who has covered Bitcoin from the beginning. They’ll discuss the rise of Bitcoin and how it first came to Washington.

The event will take place at Google DC and space is limited. To RSVP for this event, click here.

For those who have not had a chance to pick up this must-read book,Coin Center is giving away two signed copies of Digital Gold. Enter for your chance to win by clicking here.

Based in Washington, D.C., Coin Center is the leading non-profit research and advocacy center focused on the public policy issues facing cryptocurrency and decentralized computing technologies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. Our mission is to build a better understanding of these technologies and to promote a regulatory climate that preserves the freedom to innovate using permissionless blockchain technologies.