06 Jun '13, 9pm

Coinbase investor: Bitcoin is the currency of the future - CoinDesk via @coindesk #bitcoin

Coinbase investor: Bitcoin is the currency of the future - CoinDesk via @coindesk #bitcoin

A gathering of A-list entrepreneurs, investors and Bay Area politicians — Bloomberg’s Next Big Thing Summit — is set to tackle emerging issues in technology and business … including the future potential of Bitcoin. Taking over the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay on June 16 and 17, the conference roster reads like a who’s who of the tech community, including the head of mergers and acquisitions at Google, CTO of PayPal, California’s lieutenant governor and the startup-friendly mayor of San Francisco. It’s particularly notable, then, that a highlight of the conference is a sure-to-be-heated, televised debate on Bitcoin. The debate plan was an eye-opener even for Micky Malka who, as founder and general partner at Ribbit Capital, will be arguing that Bitcoin is the currency of the future. Ribbit invests in companies innovating the consumer financial services space. “I was surpri...

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