Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Public Speaker  |  Author  |  Coder  |  Entrepreneur  |  Commentator

Author of “Mastering Bitcoin” by O’Reilly Media



Andreas M. Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and well-respected figures in bitcoin. He is the author of “Mastering Bitcoin”, published by O’Reilly Media and considered by many to be the best technical guide to bitcoin. As an engaging public speaker, teacher and writer,  Andreas makes complex subjects accessible and easy to understand. As an advisor, he helps startups recognize, evaluate, and navigate security and business risks. Andreas was also one of the first to use the phrase “The Internet of Money”, as early as 2013, to describe bitcoin as part of his speaking business.

As a bitcoin entrepreneur, Andreas has founded a number of bitcoin businesses and launched several community open-source projects. He is a widely published author of articles and blog posts on bitcoin, is a permanent host on the popular Let’s Talk Bitcoin Podcast, and a frequent speaker at technology and security conferences worldwide.

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O’Reilly Radar – Bitcoin is a money platform with many APIs


O’Reilly Radar – The crypto-currency ecosystem


Audio Shows

Lead host on Let’s Talk Bitcoin, a syndicated talk show focused on Bitcoin and crypto-currencies



Proof of Beats - Tinkerer's Anthem (ft. Andreas Antonopoulos)

Bitcoin: Beyond National Money - Zurich March 2016 - Fintech2016 Conference

Los Angeles Bitcoin Meetup - January 2014

Bitcoin: Opportunity for South America and Emerging Markets - Sao Paulo

Bitcoin: Money as language & the multi-currency future

Canadian Senate Testimony on Bitcoin

Disrupt Conference - What is Bitcoin?

Bitcoin Elements of Trust: Unleashing Creativity - Berlin March 2016

Bitcoin: Privacy, Identity, Surveillance and Money - Barcelona Fablab Meetup March 2016

Bitcoin and the coming "Infrastructure Inversion" - Zurich Meetup March 2016

Bitcoin Scaling - Prague 2016


Bitcoin: Money As A Content Type and the Grand Arc of Technology

Bitcoin and the Banks - Five Stages of Grief by Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Programmable Money: Hard Promises, Soft Contracts by Andreas M. Antonopoulos