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Bill Clinton as Keynote Speaker at Ripple’s Swell Event
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Recently, it was announced on Ripple’s blog that the former American President, Bill Clinton, will be speaking at Ripple’s Swell event that will be held in San Francisco, California, where Ripple headquarters is located, as a keynote speaker.

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.”

According to publication, this year’s conference will offer central banks the opportunity to reveal their experiences with Blockchain and their plans for the technology. The event is actually a conference of global leaders to discuss technology, finance and regulatory policy.

Ripple will be the organizer of the meeting. It is going to discuss its ledge-based Eggs system and its impacts on facilitating cross-border transactions. Currently, Ripple is considered the fastest and the most sophisticated cryptocurrency in terms of its performance.

Many speakers of the program schedule of the event are remaining unknown as most of the agenda will take the form of private meetings between Central banks, politicians, corporate officials, and Ripple executives.

A hot topic at the event will be the cohesive regulatory framework for monitoring cryptocurrencies worldwide. The attendance of such influential individuals and personalities indicates that the problems regarding the regulatory framework represent a huge hinder to the adoption of DLT.

Additionally, the presence of a former president of the Unites States whose administration between 1993 and 2001 had a robust positive image for the advancement of internet and a relatively peaceful period for the country will definitely boost the event’s and cryptocurrency’s image and adoption. According to Gallup polls, Bill Clinton is the president that left office with the highest approval ratings of any president since World War II.

On the blog post, Ripple expressed the hope that the keynote speaker will have a huge impact on cryptocurrency saying:

“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 crypto-universe.