Pick-n-Pay Crypto Payments

Carel van Wyk: Founder of CryptoConvert | Participation in-person in Johannesburg, South Africa

This is a brief presentation on the Pick-n-Pay crypto payments project that enables over 1,500 Pick-n-Pay outlets nationwide to accept bitcoin via the Lightning Network.

What internal drivers at a major corporate led to this decision, what technologies make it possible, and what does the future look like for crypto payments adoption in South Africa?