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A user prepares to purchase an amount of Bitcoin currency for sale on an internet website in this arranged photograph in London, U.K., on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Registration is open for the Second Annual Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo, to be held at McGlohon Theater in Charlotte on August 14-15.
A user prepares to purchase an amount of Bitcoin currency for sale on an internet website in this arranged photograph in London, U.K., on Wednesday, April 10, 2013. Registration is open for the Second Annual Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo, to be held at McGlohon Theater in Charlotte on August 14-15. Bloomberg

July 26

Digital Marketing Advice:

LSA Bootcamp – Charlotte is a digital marketing intensive for business owners and local businesses looking to grow the skills of online marketing. Cost: $30. 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at Embassy Suites Charlotte. Details: www.LSABootcamp.com.

July 28

Speed Networking: The Business Date Night

Join the Charlotte Business Guild for speed networking. Bring business cards and be prepared with business pitches for two-minute conversations. Free. 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Blue Restaurant & Bar, Hearst Tower, 206 N. College St., Charlotte. Register at charlottebusinessguild.org.

August 6

Small-business networking in Harrisburg:

This “Small Business Briefing” is the first in a series of meetings and events focused on supporting small business owners in Harrisburg. Topics will include the town’s recent market analysis, economic development plan, and small business counseling services coming to Harrisburg Town Hall this fall. 7:30 to 9 a.m. at Town Hall, 4100 Main St. For more information, contact Anna Lu Wilson at awilson@harrisburgnc.org or 704-455-0734.

Mixer - Lake Norman Chamber of Commerce:

Join members at the August mixer event at Charlotte Radiology, 15419 Hodges Circle, Huntersville. Free. 5:30-7 p.m. For details, go to the events tab at www.lakenormanchamber.org.

August 8

LACCC - Summer Fiesta and Fundraiser:

Tickets are available now for this inaugural dancing and music event that support educational and networking programs with the Latin American Chamber of Commerce of Charlotte. Cost: $50 per ticket. 9 p.m.-1 a.m. at LaCa Projects, 1429 Bryant St., Charlotte. For details, go to lacccharlotte.com.

August 14-15

Charlotte Bitcoin Conference:

Registration is open for the Second Annual Cryptolina Bitcoin Expo at McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square. The two-day conference follows last year’s inaugural expo in Raleigh. Current issues pertaining to Bitcoin, blockchain technology, startups, venture capital investment and more will be discussed. Tickets range from $99-$199. For more information, go to cryptolina.com.

Upcoming

Small Business Center Seminars at Gaston College:

A wide range of free small business seminars will be offered from September through November on the College’s Lincoln Campus in Lincolnton, 511 S. Aspen St., and Kimbrell Campus in Belmont, 7220 Wilkinson Blvd. Each seminar meets from 6:30 to 9 p.m. For a schedule and to register, go to http://bit.ly/1ToidSF.

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