Ales & Ideas: Blockchain, and Bitcoin, and Crytpo, Oh My!

Blockchain, and Bitcoin, and Crytpo, Oh My!

Presented by CCC Math Faculty Rich Beveridge.

With Matt Damon and Larry David pitching cryptocurrencies during the Super Bowl and the LA Lakers arena selling its naming rights to for $700 million, cryptocurrencies are breaking into the mainstream. On Thursday, April 7th Clatsop Community College Math Instructor Rich Beveridge will present “Blockchain and Bitcoin and Crypto, Oh, My” at the second to last Ales & Ideas of the season. The talk will focus on the historical development of digital cryptography in the 20th century and how these ideas were used to create cryptocurrencies and other blockchain applications.

Rich Beveridge has been teaching math at Clatsop Community College since completing his Masters degree in mathematics at the University of Maine in 2004.

Clatsop Community College is pleased to follow Fort George’s lead in returning to a live audience for select Thursday Night Talks. Doors open at 6pm, with food & beverages available via the Taproom window. All ages welcome and never a cover! Please note this event will NOT be streamed via Facebook Live.

WHERE: Lovell Showroom, 1483 Duane Street Astoria, OR 97103 Map