The city of Chicago, host of ongoing Inside Bitcoins Conference now has its own Bitcoin Centre. Information about the new Bitcoin Centre was made public in an announcement during the conference.
The importance of Blockchain technology has been widely understood now, and there are hundreds of companies that are currently working on various applications of this technology powering Bitcoin. One of the Chicago based venture capital firms, Tally Capital has understood it really well and it has decided to further nurture the innovation happening in Blockchain technology sphere by partially funding the establishment of Chicago Bitcoin Centre.
The new Bitcoin Centre is strategically located at 1871 – the entrepreneurial hub of Chicago. The place houses over 300 digital start-ups. In order to encourage Bitcoin usage, the Chicago Bitcoin Centre will be paying in Bitcoins for the rented office space at 1871. The owners of 1871 have agreed to collect rent in Bitcoin, not only from the Bitcoin Centre but also from other start-ups housed in the building.
The Chicago Bitcoin Centre will not only act as Bitcoin information centre, but it will also provide incubation facilities for Bitcoin based start-ups in the region. Start-ups undergoing incubation at