NamesCon India Agenda

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Eventbrite - WHD.india & NamesCon India

Friday May 19th

10:00am - 10:10am

Welcome to NamesCon India

Join us for an exciting kick-off to a day full of panels, keynotes, and invaluable education, closing with the GreatDomain Auction powered by Sedo!

Moderator: Braden Pollock


10:10am - 10:55am

GoDaddy Keynote

speaker TBC



11:00am - 11:40am

Head to Head: Domain Registries Compare Strategies

Who you should trust with your names and why? Registries duke it out on stage in a bid for your business, and discuss how this aspect of the industry is evolving.

speakers tbc

Moderator: Braden Pollock


11:40am - 12:00pm

Verisign Keynote

speaker tbc


12:00pm - 1:15pm

Lunch Break

Enjoy a complimentary lunch, while networking with fellow attendees! 


1:15pm - 1:45pm 

Fireside Chat 

You won't want to miss this intimate "Fireside Chat" with a well known figure in the Indian Domaining community. Apply direct insights from one of the industry's most successful personalities to your own business practice.

speaker tbc


1:45pm - 2:15pm

Domaining 101

The best way to learn is to follow the experience of someone who's forged the path ahead of you. Learn some of the basic tenets of domain investing from a well known industry leader.

deepak daftari,


2:15pm - 2:35pm

ICANN Keynote 

Samiran Gupta, icann


2:25pm - 2:45pm

Coffee Break

Take an opportunity to discuss the previous sessions and network with other attendees, while enjoying a selection of light refreshments. 


2:45pm - 3:45pm

What's My Domain Worth? Appraising Domain Names for Auction

What do auction houses look for when selecting domains for auction? How do you appraise your own portfolio and set a fair value for domain names? What are the particular qualities of a great domain name? Stay to the end for a Q&A and watch the panel assess some of the to names in the Great Domains Auction which immediately follows.


Moderator: Braden Pollock


3:30pm - 4:30pm

Sedo's GreatDomains Auction + The Future Edition

Sedo's GreatDomains Auction will feature some great names, with a special focus on New Domains and Indian domains. Top brokers will be invited on stage to discuss the top 10 domains in the auction and their estimated bidding prices. Don't miss this chance to follow all of the online action as it unfolds, while getting tips from industry leaders on what makes a great name.

Moderator: Braden Pollock