With the growing demand for digital (or crypto) currencies since its inception in 2009 with Bitcoin and the recent takedown by government authorities of the illicit online site, SilkRoad, a group of esteemed experts will discuss this intriguing topic at the New America Foundation in Washington, DC on February 11, 2014. One of the presenters at this event, Jason Thomas, manager of Innovation at Thomson Reuters, had this to say: “I’m very excited to be speaking at this event. As with all new technologies, especially ones as far reaching and impactful as cryptocurrencies, we have an opportunity to change the world. I’m happy to be a part of that conversation.”  Learn more and register for this event.