The best time to buy Bitcoin was in 2010 - the next best time is right now.

For the first time in history we are able to engineer money. Satoshi Nakamoto did not just create a digital currency in 2009; he introduced a technology that is said to rival the advent of the internet. The cryptocurrency industry is so disruptive that children born today may never know what paper money is. Understanding how cryptocurrencies are changing the world is now unquestionable.


Upcoming Workshops


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Bitcoin & Beyond | An introduction to Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies & Blockchain Technology

In partnership with Vega School

Sandton, Johannesburg

Begins 12 June 17:30 | 3 weeks, 2 sessions per week | ZAR 7,500.00 per person

In partnership with Vega School, we have created a comprehensive, 6 day, 16 hour course on the Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry.

No previous experience is required for this course.

The course covers:

A history of Bitcoin and other leading cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Litecoin, Ripple, Monero & Dash - when and how they were created

How to safely store your coins and general security best-practice - using hardware and paper wallets and account security

How to buy & trade Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies

Blockchains - what they are and what they are used for & Smart contracts: Using the Ethereum blockchain

Live demonstrations of mining equipment & cryptocurrency wallets

Competing technologies for decentralised currencies and applications

The future of the industry, legality and taxation

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Bitcoin/Crypto & Blockchain Beginners Course

Rivonia, Johannesburg

30 May 2018

ZAR 1,500.00 per person

What is Bitcoin? What are Cryptocurrencies? What are Blockchains? Will this be the next technological revolution since the advent of the internet?

In this course we will answer these questions, as well as how Bitcoin came to be, what problem it solves, the growth of Bitcoin, and why Cryptocurrencies will potentially be part of your daily life in the coming decade.

We will look at how to purchase Bitcoins and other Cryptocurrencies and how to trade both locally and internationally. There will be live demonstrations of mining - using your computer to generate Cryptocurrencies, as well as how to use hardware wallets - a critical tool for securing your cryptocurrencies from being hacked. We will also look at current regulations, taxation and industry developments.

Altcoins such as Ethereum, Dash, Monero, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin, and others will be discussed.

Catering will be provided.

No previous experience is required for this course.

Schools

Bitcoin/Crypto & Blockchain for Schools

Hosted at your school on request

As part of the school curriculum

Contact us for pricing

As our future leaders, children should be made aware of a technological development that will very well influence every aspect of their lives one day - Bitcoin & blockchain technology. In this course we cover aspects such as problems with our current financial system, how Bitcoin and blockchain technology is being and will be used in a global economy, and how this will affect young adults in the next decade.

We also delve into how cryptocurrencies are created through the process of mining, and discuss why children should be learning how to trade, store and use cryptocurrencies.

This course is aimed at high school pupils, parents and teachers; however a tailored curriculum for primary school pupils can be created at special request.

We are based in Gauteng, but offer our course at all major cities in South Africa.

No previous experience is required for this course.



Individuals

Individual sessions

Hosted at our offices

On request

ZAR 600/hr

We host individual sessions for clients that require a personalized workshop with a focus on topics of your choice. Booking is essential.

Meet Our Educators

Our passionate Bitcoin/Cryptocurrencies enthusiasts each have at least 4 years of experience, and a vast knowledge of
business and engineering principles that lends itself perfectly to the blockchain industry.


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Kreaan Singh

CEO & Co-founder - Zimpeto.com

A Mechanical Engineer (Bsc, Wits 2010) by profession, Kreaan began developing far more than just a passion for Bitcoin in as early as 2013. As an early adopter of Bitcoin in South Africa, Kreaan accounted for roughly 25% of the countries Bitcoin trading volume on the primary exchange at the time.

He is now an entrepreneur focusing on building blockchain technologies, co-founder of Zimpeto.com, a tech-startup that focuses on anchoring digital certificates to a blockchain for the education industry, and is a consultant to high profile disruptive consulting houses. Along with Warren, they are 2 of only 100 people invited to the United Nations COP23 global conference for climate change in Bonn, Germany, as blockchain experts through the #hack4climate initiative.

Kreaan focuses on disruptive blockchain applications, mining and cryptocurrency trading.

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Warren Gray

Partner - CoinFarm

Warren Gray is a mechanical engineer who has been involved with blockchain technology since 2015. He has developed software to harness excess solar power to mine cryptocurrencies using surplus computing power, and is a founder of 21yards, which provides an investable cryptocurrency financial index.

He co-developed the SunHours software tool and is a founding partner of Solid Green Consulting, which he exited in 2018 to persue blockchain ventures. Warren, together with Kreaan, were selected as only 1 of 100 invitees from around the world to attend the COP23 conference on climate change in Bonn, Germany, as a blockchain expert in November 2017.

Warrens areas of expertise lie in crypto economics and industry developments, as well as mining.

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Tim Ohlsen

CEO & Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Tim has a Business Science (UCT) Degree from the University of Cape Town and Post Graduate in Finance and Economics. Tim is a tech entrepreneur with 8 years of experience and knowledge in the Energy, Smart Grid and Crypto sectors with deep technical and financial understanding.

He acted as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for a 3 years in the Power and Utilities Industry before starting ELDO in 2013, an energy tech company focusing on the growing Smart Grid ecosystem with various innovative software solutions for all stakeholders in the value chain.

Since 2013, Tim has been actively involved in crypto currencies with experience in mining, trading and Blockchain technology applications. His core focus at Coin Ed is regulation, tax and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs).

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Daniel van de Ghinste

CTO & Co-founder - Eldo Energy

Daniel van de Ghinste is a technology entrepreneur and founding partner in Eldo Energy. He is particularly interested in critical services sectors and technologies. As a result, he has particular interest in communication technologies and ways of securely sharing sensitive data.

With 7 years energy industry experience, Daniel is intimately familiar with energy monitoring, billing, control and analysis, working with Large Power Users, Residential Users, Power Distributors (municipalities, shopping centers etc), and Power Generators. He is a self taught programmer, and (as the CTO of ELDO) deals with real world operational concerns for cloud based platforms, network, and management of remote devices, on a daily basis.

At CoinEd, Daniel focuses on the underlying technological principles which make the blockchain possible. He provides training on the basic concepts from public/private key cryptography, hashing algorithms, mining difficulty, smart contracts and distributed consensus.

See What Our Customer Are Saying

We have held a number of training sessions to date.
Our customers all agree that we are the people to speak to.


"Each educator brought a unique dynamic to the conversation that spoke to all areas that I was interested in. Definitely worth your while."

Marco Paravano - CEO & Founder, rentmyspace.co.za

"Excellent! 5 minutes in and you can already see the depth of knowledge that these guys have. I'm certainly looking forward to future workshops."

Sanvir Morar - Mechanical Engineer

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info@coined.co.za

+27-10-590-6249

29 Wessel Rd, Rivonia, 2128, Johannesburg, South Africa