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Melbourne Chapter In-Person & Online Monthly Meeting - May 2024

VENUE for the Melbourne hybrid meetings – Arcadia Hotel, South Yarra. More venue details below in the Activities/Items section. In-person networking from 5.15 pm to 6 pm with finger food, PROVIDED you register beforehand.

NOTE: In-person 5.15 pm - 9 pm, and broadcast over the web only from 6 - 8 pm AEST. The in-person meeting segment will continue after 8 pm over dinner with the speakers and general networking amongst the members.

Join our ATAA meetings to improve your understanding of
how to invest or trade successfully in the financial markets,
focusing on the correct use and application of Technical Analysis

Session Highlights:
George Chondros and Bisher Khudeira from Stormrake will demistify Bitcoin and explain its role in a diversified portfolio
Network with like-minded colleagues (and join in the free finger food).
Exchange ideas with colleagues about the markets, and trading strategies, and pick up new ideas

Meeting Agenda:

5.15 pm - 6 pm – Informal networking (including finger food)


6.05 pm to 8.00 pm – GUEST SPEAKERS

George Chondros and Bisher Khudeira  – Stormrake

Topic:  "Understanding Bitcoin”

Bitcoin is one of the most severely misunderstood and underappreciated technological inventions of the modern world. In today's topic we will cover the following:

  • What is Bitcoin?
  • How does it work?
  • Why is it important?
  • How does it derive its value and price?
  • Common Myths about Bitcoin
  • Bitcoin's role in a diversified portfolio
  • Reviewing Bitcoin performance from 12th April 2023 until now
  • Q&A

We'll share our thoughts on how Bitcoin in the right allocation for the intelligent investor can provide the best exposure to digital assets.


George Chondros - Stormrake cryptocurrency broker
George is a hardened investment services professional with extensive experience in a variety of technology and commercial roles. In his role as a cryptocurrency broker at Stormrake, he leverages his rich background to navigate the dynamic landscape of digital assets whilst providing his customers and partners with an unparalleled level of service.

George’s investment strategy over the last 2 decades has included property investment and redevelopments, Australian & International equities, and funding of technology startups in Australia and the US. Since 2019, George has had exposure to crypto via mining, trading, investing in crypto multi-strategy funds and utilising Stormrake as his crypto broker.

Bisher Khudeira - Stormrake Head of Sales & Brokerage
Bisher heads the Stormrake sales & brokerage team with a wealth of experience in foreign exchange and cryptocurrency markets having run sales & trading desks in both traditional and emerging crypto markets. Bisher has a deep understanding of derivatives products ranging from perpetual swaps to options and a robust understanding of the macro environment. His aim is to help clients navigate the ever-changing landscape of digital asset investing. His approach is focused on classical TA, macro analysis and derivatives data.

The speakers will be staying for dinner after the presentations, and members are encouraged to join them and take part in a general discussion, with both the speakers and other members present.


The ATAA is the knowledge network for successfully using technical analysis
in financial market trading and investing.


When: Thursday 13th June 2024, 5.15pm until 9pm.

Where: Arcadia Hotel (TBC)
2 Toorak Road (cnr Punt and Toorak Roads), South Yarra




Thursday, May 9, 2024, 5:15 PM until 9:00 PM
Arcadia Hotel
2 Toorak Rd (Cnr Punt and Toorak Rds)
South Yarra, VIC  3141

Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Paul Ash
Melbourne Chapter Vice-President
Admin Secretary
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