Frequently Asked Questions
What language is the event to be held in?
The conference will be in English. The Expo part (outdoor stage and expo stage) will be combined – Czech and English.
What is the difference between BTC Prague and other bitcoin events?
We are hosting BTC Prague in a country and city that has given the bitcoin world many great projects. The whole event was born out of this fertile ground. As organizers, we curate the topics, speakers and companies. Our goal is to talk about the most important topics, help bitcoin adoption and bring the community together. We devote our energy to making the atmosphere at the event welcoming and friendly as well, giving rise to new connections and ideas.
Who is the event for?
One group consists of bitcoiners from all around the world who are familiar with the topics and are looking for deeper insights and to meet like-minded people. The other group is people who have heard about bitcoin, want to get introduced to it, or are slowly getting into bitcoin. They will receive full service at the event, including information and testing of bitcoin products and services.
I’m new to bitcoin. Should I attend the event to learn about it?
Yes. BTC Prague is an event for everyone. The conference is focused on experienced bitcoiners and the Expo part is for anyone, newbies included. The content of the outdoor stage is aimed especially at beginners.
Will you cover “cryptocurrencies”?
This is a bitcoin-only event.
Will the talks be live streamed or recorded?
No live streaming, but the keynote speeches and panels will be recorded and available on our YT channel after the conference.
Can I record the talks and share them?
Yes. Bitcoin is open source and we follow this spirit.
Will there be reserved seating at the conference?
All seating is first come first serve. There will be separate seatings for Whale Pass hodlers close to the main stage.
What is the difference between the ticket options?
- EXPO Pass is for beginners.
- Conference Pass is for all bitcoiners.
- Industry Pass is for professionals.
- Whale Pass is for those, who want to get the absolute best service and opportunities.
More details in each ticket description.
Is the ticket anonymous?
We value the principles of anonymity so we do not require any personal data during ticket ordering. The ticket is a unique QR code sent by email. You can save it to your PC, or cell phone or print it out. It is up to you. We do not care about the medium at the entrance. We just scan the QR and let you in.
Can I transfer my ticket to someone else?
Yes. The ticket is not linked to a person. You can give or resell the QR code to anyone.
Can I upgrade my ticket?
Yes. It is possible to upgrade your ticket to a higher level, for example from EXPO to Conference Pass. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details.
Are there any travel restrictions to the Czech Republic?
All the Covid restrictions were canceled and there are no other restrictions to entering the Czech Republic. Please visit the official website to verify the travel requirements and updates.
What payment methods will be available at the event? How much BTC should I bring with me?
All points of sale will accept payment cards, cash, and bitcoin lightning. We suggest installing a mobile lightning wallet with some sats to spend. There will be ATMs to purchase bitcoin at the venue.
What can I bring and what is forbidden?
- You can have your own backpack with electronic devices – a laptop, a tablet, or a camera… Install a lightning wallet into your cell phone. Wear appropriate clothes, the event is partially outdoors.
- Do not come sick, with guns, or in bad mood.
Can I take pictures and videos?
It is not forbidden, but please respect other visitors. Not everyone may want to be photographed or filmed, ask for permission.
Will there be free Wi-Fi?
Yes, public Wi-Fi will be at your disposal throughout the whole venue. If you care about your privacy, we recommend using your own internet access.
Will there be alcohol for purchase?
Yes, there will be alcohol available for purchase. You have to be 18 years old to be allowed to buy alcohol in the Czech Republic. We ask that you use your best judgment around consumption. Anyone behaving in a disruptive way will be asked to leave.
Is the event family-friendly? Will there be babysitting available?
- The event is not recommended for children under 10 years of age. The content of both the conference and the expo is designed to attract adults in the first place.
- There will not be any babysitting available and you will have to take care of your kids on your own.
Can I bring an animal?
The venue owner does not allow entrance with animals to the event.
How can I apply for a media pass at BTC Prague?
Contact us at email@example.com.
Do you have other questions?
Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org 😉