Bill Clinton, a former president of the United States of America to attend Ripple’s Swell as a keynote speaker. As announced on Ripple’s blog, the former President will be speaking at the event that will be held in San Francisco, California, where Ripple headquarters is located.
Bill Clinton to Speak At Ripple’s Swell Event
According to the announcement, it reads,
“Today, we’re thrilled to announce 42nd President of the United States Bill Clinton as the keynote speaker for Swell – where the world’s leaders in policy, payments and technology connect.”
The Swell event is a conference of global leaders purposely to discuss technology, finance, and regulatory policy. This year’s conference will offer central banks to reveal their experiences with blockchain and their plans for the technology.
Equally, Ripple, who is the organiser of the meeting will be discussing their ledger based Eggs system, and it impacts in easing cross-border transactions. So also, Ripple presently has the regard of being the fastest and the most advanced cryptocurrency based on its performance and not on the theory.
Notwithstanding, many of the program schedule to hold at the swell conference are still unknown as most of the agenda will take the form of private meetings between Central banks, politicians, corporate officials, and Ripple executives as they will be networking and advancing the course of cryptocurrency.
A topical issue of discussion at the event is the cohesive regulatory framework for monitoring cryptocurrencies across the world. As influential individuals and notable personalities will be attending, the problems of regulatory framework represent a huge hurdle to the adoption of DLT.
So also as Central banks are also into research of the benefits of the blockchain, financial opportunities and trends of the benefits of DLT will be unveiled.
The Clinton Boost
The presence of a former president of the United States whose administration between 1993 and 2001 has a robust positive image for the advancement of internet and a relatively peaceful period for America, will boost the image of the meeting as well as the adoption and image of cryptocurrency. He is the united states president that left office with the highest approval ratings of any president since WW2, according to Gallup polls.
On the blog post, the hope of the keynote speaker impacting cryptocurrency and Ripple through the meeting was expressed as
“At a time when groundbreaking technology and regulation were often on a collision course, President Clinton helped usher in a period of extreme growth and adoption of the Internet, shaping what it is today. He also established programs that bridged the “digital divide” and brought new technology to underserved communities around the world.”
The success of the conference will be a new dawn for cryptocurrency and blockchain in the universe, as more adoption awaits the technology.