Blockbar Weekly Meetup | BlockBar Special: “The future of Lightning on Bitcoin”

We want to stimulate and grow the blockchain community of The Hague. Blockbar is the The Hague based fysical space where you can connect, learn and work on blockchain projects.

📆 AGENDA 2020-02-28

10:00 Walk-in

10:30 – 12:30 BlockBar Special: “The future of Lightning on Bitcoin“.

How it works: A u-shaped table set-up; HDMI-projector; Appx. 15 participants; Anyone can stand up and present with or without slides.

Objective: Knowledge exchange, discussion and debate.

One presentation is already conformed. Contents:

  • Why Bitcoin Lightning Network?
  • How does it work?
  • How is it doing? Adoption?
  • Available functionality.
  • Wallets, nodes.
  • Future features like AMP, Splice in and out, Watch towers, Anonymity etc.
  • Liquidity top-up via exchange.
  • Is Lightning meeting expectations? Are there alternatives?
  • Will BTC be destined to be only a Store of Value?

12:30 (appx) Lunch time

It’s possible to lunch at The Hague Tech. You can also go to one of the nearby lunch places, like ‘Suri Mix’.

14:00 – 16:30 Working on your blockchain / decentralized / Web3 related project, course or article.

Often participants give presentations about their work.

16:30 we finish working and have some drinks.


Blockbar is located at *The Hague Tech*, the Tech Community in The Hague. It’s a 1 minute walking from train station Laan van NOI. If you are at location, call +31 6 46386 864 if the main entrance is not open. *Blockbar* is on the ground Floor, to your left, at the end of the corridor.

See for walking directions from Laan van NOI.

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