Tech Talk — Understanding Bitcoin

Offered monthly, our Tech Talks lecture series introduces you to exciting new technologies and how they affect your life. No experience necessary; curiosity and enthusiasm welcome!


You may have heard of Bitcoin, but what is it exactly, and how does it work? Join Darra Hofman, PhD candidate at UBC's School of Library and Information Studies, to learn about blockchains, the technology behind Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.

Online registration is recommended and opens Thursday, December 21 at 10 a.m.

Wednesday, January 17, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., Welsh Hall West

For more information, visit or call the Community Computing Centre at 604.925.7405.

This program is now fully registered. Please contact the Department listed above to ask if there is a waiting list.

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