The Domain Economic Forum: Call for Submissions

NamesCon Global is the largest annual domain-industry conference, attracting professionals from around the world. What began as an investor-centric gathering has developed into the central event for everything domain-related, from channel providers and software vendors to domain investors and end-customers. The move from Las Vegas also a reinvention of sorts: we’re coming to Austin to […]

8 Ideas for Conference Hotel Room Drops: Level Up Your Swag

What’s a conference without swag? We’re not talking about how you walk into the room, but the stuff attendees take home that remind them of who you are and what you do—and how you can work together in the future. One of the benefits at staying at the official conference hotel is that you can […]

Austin, Texas: NamesCon Global’s New Home Has a Lot Going On

NamesCon Global’s new home in the heart of Austin, Texas gives us plenty of new opportunities to eat, drink, and network. Austin is famous for its wide variety of live music venues, world-class barbecue, and craft beer scene—all of which can be sampled without having to travel great distances. The Omni Hotel Austin Downtown, our […]

Join Us at the Omni Hotel in Austin for NamesCon 2020

The Omni Hotel Austin Downtown will be the hub of activity for NamesCon Global 2020, and those who have joined us over the years in Las Vegas will enjoy the breath of fresh air. The Omni’s facilities are very conducive to what goes on at NamesCon Global, giving us what we need without the unneccessary […]

Date Change for NamesCon Global

We’ve had to change the dates for NamesCon Global 2020 to January 29-February 1, partly because of a day at the beach. That may warrant further explanation, so NamesCon CEO Soeren von Varchmin and Head of NamesCon Helga Neumer stepped up. “Our NamesCon Europe 2019 Beach Day was such a huge success that we knew […]

NamesCon Europe 2019 Extended Domain Auction Ends July 2: Bid Now

The first-ever NamesCon Europe live domain auction reflected the tastes and strategies of the European domain investor. DNJournal has a great rundown on the evening. With a 55% sell-through rate, auction organizer Monte Cahn from Right of the Dot said that result was closely in line with what one would expect in a North American […]

NamesConEurope 2019 Domain Auction Running Order Announced

NamesCon Europe 2019 is about to begin, and we’re getting into the action right away. RightOfTheDot and NameJet have announced the running order for this evening’s live domain auction. A free registration with NameJet is required to bid. Here you’ll find instructions on bidding, as well as the full list of available names, including bundles […]

Interview with Dietmar Stefitz, Godfather of Domaining Europe

Dietmar Stefitz, the founder of Domaining Europe, handed the reins to NamesCon last year in Valencia, but he still stays involved. Thank heavens for that, because he brings over a decade of experience in event management to the table. We got hold of him for a quick chat about how domaining on the Continent has […]

Interview with the Leaders of NamesCon and Domaining Europe

As NamesCon Europe 2019 approaches, Ron Jackson of Domain Name Journal chatted with NamesCon CEO Soeren von Varchmin and Head of NamesCon Helga Neumer about how the conference has been evolving and what attendees can expect once they arrive in Cascais, Portugal. Helga has never been one to complain about her workload, in fact the […]

NamesCon Global 2020: Join Us for the Domain Economic Forum

Get ready to experience the evolution of NamesCon Global Our flagship conference has grown to be the largest and most anticipated domain industry event of the year, and now we’re moving to Austin, Texas to establish the Domain Economic Forum. This coincides with the World Economic Forum, which serves as a model for the NamesCon […]