Pro-blockchain narratives hinder Bitcoin adoption, says StackinSat founder

Over a decade-long evolution later, for self-justified private causes, a handful of the crypto group members selected to imagine in siding in opposition to Bitcoin (BTC), leading to a story that preached “blockchain is nice, Bitcoin is unhealthy.”

Josselin Tonnellier, the founding father of Bitcoin change StackinSat and organizer of the Surfin’ Bitcoin 2022, believes that this explicit notion is among the primary boundaries to broader BTC adoption in France. 

In an unique interview with Cointelegraph reporter Joseph Corridor, Tonnellier mentioned a number of vital matters, together with the adoption of Bitcoin and crypto in France, the origins and objectives of the Surfin’ Bitcoin convention, and overcoming challenges in the course of the bear market.

The manager defined that probably the most urgent considerations in France when it comes to Bitcoin adoption is the pro-blockchain narrative that paints a unfavorable image of Bitcoin. He mentioned that: 

“For a few years it has been blockchain is nice. Bitcoin is unhealthy. So, we attempt to produce content material with outstanding Bitcoiners and other people need us to have the ability to clarify what Bitcoin actually is.”

When it comes to the connection between browsing and Bitcoin, the chief mentioned that the aim of the occasion was to have a really chill place the place the ecosystem may collect and make connections. Tonnellier defined:

“We wished to have a spot to assemble individuals in very good settings on the finish of August so individuals can benefit from the seaside, really feel like we’re on holidays speaking about Bitcoin, and we wish to be very chill and relaxed, so you do not see many fits and a bow tie.”

The occasion organizer additionally highlighted that there had been loads of Web3 and nonfungible token (NFT) occasions within the nation and never a lot for Bitcoin. He added that this spurred their workforce to place the occasion collectively.

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Other than these, Corridor additionally requested Tonnellier concerning the difficulties that they’re going through in the mean time in organizing an occasion in the course of the bear market. The occasion organizer defined that there are a number of ups and downs together with setting the funds for the occasion. He mentioned:

“This limits the quantity of sponsoring alternatives and particularly in bear markets, it is diminished much more and as you may think about, the funds for advertising is shrinking significantly.”

Regardless of the challenges that they needed to face, Tonnellier expressed that they had been capable of collect individuals and proceed with the occasion. He expressed how rewarding it was for his or her workforce to see individuals from exterior of France coming in to affix the occasion.