Hackers Congress Paralelní Polis

6. - 8.10. 2017 / Prague

About HCPP17 - Liberate!

In the view of ongoing global war on cash and tightening financial regulations, we have chosen the topic of Hackers Congress Paralelni Polis 2017 to be the financial and economic freedom.

Real digital privacy starts with protecting your financial transactions. Leaving no traces. Making impossible to see or intervene your voluntary economic interactions. With the rise of anonymous cryptocurrencies, for the first time in our human history, we can do a global business and stay anonymous.
Anonymous prediction markets, anonymous anti-government insurance, anonymous crowdfunded whistleblowing, decentralized cryptomarkets, anonymous perfect corruption - all these crypto technologies will undermine the current authoritative systems.
And make the significant change. Silently. With no violence or politicians. It's time. Liberate yourself!

Join us at the 4rd Hackers Congress Paralelni Polis with hundreds of freedom enthusiasts, tech-entrepreneurs, activists, artists and cryptoanarchists to celebrate the age of digital freedom and decentralization!

The congress program starts on Friday, 6th October at 13:00 and ends on Sunday, 8th October at 18:00. The venue opens at 9:00 each day. Official laguage is English.

Discussions

FREEDOM
& CRYPTOANARCHY

Workshops

DECENTRALIZED ECONOMY
& CRYPTOCURRENCIES

Exhibitions

POLITICAL ART
& HACKING

Ideas

SCIENCE
& TECHNOLOGY

Speakers

This year we are scaling the whole congress up! With more than 40 expected speakers from various fields such as the freedom movement, cryptoanarchy, sharing economy, cryptocurrencies, political art, hacking and much more.

Jim Bell

Coming soon

Jim Bell
Anarchist libertarian and political dissident

Amir Taaki

Coming soon

Amir Taaki
Autonomous Polytechnics Group

Giacomo Zucco

Coming soon

Giacomo Zucco
Theoretical Physicist and CEO of BlockchainLab

Pamela Morgan

Coming soon

Pamela Morgan
Founder and CEO of Third Key Solutions, Board of C4, Attorney at Empowered Law

Tone Vays

Coming soon

Tone Vays
Crypto Analyst & Derivatives Trader

Smuggler

Coming soon

Smuggler
Cryptoanarchist and cypherpunk

Frank Braun

Coming soon

Frank Braun
Cryptoanarchist and aspiring cypherpunk

Arto Bendiken

Coming soon

Arto Bendiken
Hacker, maker and cypherpunk

Paul Rosenberg

Coming soon

Paul Rosenberg
Co-founder of Cryptohippie and author of the Freeman’s Perspective newsletter

Paige Peterson

Coming soon

Paige Peterson
Community Outreach and Education at Zcash Company & Internet Security Trainer and Activist

Julien Guitton

Coming soon

Julien Guitton
Cryptoanarchist and cypherpunk, contributor to bitcoin, lightning network and bitmessage, co-founder of Condensat technologies

Joerg Platzer

Coming soon

Joerg Platzer
Hacktivist, founding member of the Crypto Economics Consulting Group

Alexa Martinez

Coming soon

Alexa Martinez
Sex educator and researcher, focusing on love & relationships in the new millennia

Radim Kozub

Coming soon

Radim Kozub
Attorney at law and co-founder of Blockchain Legal

Pavel Urbaczka

Coming soon

Pavel Urbaczka
Attorney at law and co-founder of Blockchain Legal

Josef Šíma

Coming soon

Josef Šíma
President of CEVRO Institute and Director of its international PPE MA program

Juraj Karpiš

Coming soon

Juraj Karpiš
Economic analyst at INESS

Pavol Lupták

Coming soon

Pavol Lupták
Cryptoanarchist, CEO of Nethemba and Certified IT Security Professional

Juraj Bednár

Coming soon

Juraj Bednár
Hacker and an entrepreneur

Call for speakers

Would you like to become a speaker or suggest one? Great! This year we are reaching our global community and opening an informal call for speakers. Please, submit your proposals until 15 July 2017 using our contact form and include speaker's name, topic, talk description and relevant links.

This year's main topics is financial and economic freedom. In talks, we would like to overview worsening financial regulations and economic restrictions including ongoing war on cash and present growing space of unprecedented liberty enabled by anonymous cryptocurrencies, P2P markets, secure communication and tools of decentralization in general.

We are also open to other topics and program suggestions that will enrich your congress experience.

Tickets

The ticket sale is up and running. The price of three day pass for the congress is 2500CZK (~95EUR).

To promote financial freedom and decentralization in practice, we have decided to sell only for bitcoin, the first decentralized digital currency. For those who don't have any bitcoins yet, we provide a guide on getting them fast and easy.

The number of tickets is limited so don't hesitate and buy now!

Full HCPP17 Ticket

Only 2500CZK (~95EUR)

Previous years

Since the beginning in 2014, the congress brought together hundreds of freedom lovers, technology enthusiasts and artists. Catch a glimpse of its amazing atmosphere and sign up to experience it on your own! Walk throught the gallery below or continue to HCPP16 - Decentralized, HCPP15 - Blackout and HCPP14.

Organizer

Paralelní Polis is a one-­of-­a-­kind nonprofit organization that brings together art, social sciences, and modern technologies. The ideas of liberty, independence, and innovative thinking and development of society are the main underlying foundations the whole project is built upon.

The project intends to remain state free as it operates entirely without support from the government, and most of the funds come from voluntary contributions of our donors and partly from commercial activities such as running a unique co­working space and the world's first bitcoin-­only cafe.

It was founded by members of a contemporary-­art group Ztohoven, and Slovak and Czech hacker­spaces. Its main goal is to promote economic, social and digital freedom. We try be a vocal voice of freedom in order to shape the public discourse, and ultimately work towards a freer future.

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