Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Public Speaker  |  Author  |  Coder  |  Entrepreneur  |  Commentator


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 two books: “Mastering Bitcoin”, published by O’Reilly Media and considered the best technical guide to bitcoin and “The Internet of Money”, a book about why bitcoin matters.

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.

Andreas offers strategic consulting to a small number of crypto-currency companies that are aligned with his interests. He also offers expert witness testimony as an expert in the security, technical details and use of crypto-currencies, worldwide.

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Audio Shows

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


Delivering Liberty, at Scale

Money as a System-of-Control

Advanced Bitcoin Scripting -- Part 1: Transactions & Multisig

Advanced Bitcoin Scripting -- Part 2: SegWit, Consensus, & Trustware

Open Blockchains for Cashless Developed Economies

Bitcoin: Where the Laws of Mathematics Prevail

The Digital Currency Commons

Forkology: A Study of Forks for Newbies

Embrace the Good, Reject the Fear

Fake News, Fake Money

The Stories We Tell About Money

Blockchain vs. Bullshit: Thoughts on the Future of Money

Hardware, Software, Trustware

Bitcoin for Beginners

Bitcoin 101 - Introduction to the Future of Money