TTCS meeting on “Understanding Bitcoin and virtual currency” has been rescheduled to Saturday 14th June, 3pm – 5pm at UWI Open Campus, Gordon Street, St. Augustine.




UPDATE: Tech Meeting has been rescheduled to Saturday 14th June, 3pm – 5pm  at UWI Open Campus, Gordon Street, St. Augustine.


If you have been casually observing international headlines in the last few months, you have probably heard the term ‘bitcoin’ or ‘virtual-currency’.

Do you understand what that is and how it can affect you?

The Trinidad and Tobago Computer Society (TTCS) invites anyone who wants to learn more about ‘bitcoin’ and ‘virtual-currencies’ to join us for our Tech Meeting on Saturday 14th June 2014
at UWI Open Campus, Gordon Street, St. Augustine from 3pm to 5pm.

Topics to be discussed include:

  • Decentralized currencies in Trinidad and Tobago: Rationale and Outlook – Presented by Richard Jobity
  • Digital Currencies: Challenge or Solution – Presented by Shiva Bissessar

About our presenters:

Richard Jobity is an economist with more than 20 years experience, including 11 years at a major financial institution. His current interests include technology and competitive intelligence in developing countries.

Shiva Bisessar, an ICT practitioner, currently runs a small consultancy firm specialising in provision of technical advisory on clients’ efforts in developing ICT and Information Security policies, regulations and governance strategies.

This event is open to everyone and we look forward to your questions and feedback.

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