Meet up

London Women in Bitcoin July

Tuesday, 2nd July at CodeNode, London

This meetup was organised by London Women in Bitcoin in July 2019


Introduction to the Lightning network

Benoit Marzouk

Benoit Marzouk is the Co-founder and CEO of, the largest Bitcoin Teller in the UK. This brick and mortar exchange is allowing anyone to buy Bitcoins in stores with cash or via cards through 'Virtual Bitcoin ATM' devices held by Merchants. Cashin Technologies also developed an App linking email addresses to the blockchain allowing customers to buy Bitcoin super simply. The aim of Cashin is to expand globally through retail partners to democratise the access to Bitcoin to non-tech-savvy and illiterate people. Benoit has a Master's in Quantitative Finance and worked as an Equity Finance Trader in New York, Germany & London. Passionate about Bitcoin since 2016, he worked in Product Management for a software company before starting Cashin.

Enabling Healthcare of the Future with Blockchain Technology

Dr. Natalie Pankova

Dr. Natalie Pankova holds a PhD from the Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, and has worked as a scientist and executive in pharma, biotech and healthtech companies, as well as across academic and hospital institutions. Through this work she understands the challenges in communication of data between healthcare stakeholders as well as between healthcare professionals and patients. She is now Chief Operating Officer at Metadvice, a company building AI-based clinical decision support solutions to enable doctors to combine the avalanche of newly available medical information into their clinical practice, while enabling patients to retain access rights to data using distributed ledger technology. She led healthcare efforts at the Government Blockchain Association in the UK, facilitating discussions between the healthcare industry and the public sector, and participates in a number of blockchain healthcare initiatives.

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Who's coming?

Attending Members