Recap of NamesCon Global 2020

It seems like just yesterday… but really it was a few days ago. NamesCon Global 2020 is in the books, and with it a few milestones. Before we look ahead to next year’s event, let’s take a moment to look in the rearview. New City, New Vibe After so many years in Las Vegas, attendees […]

GoDaddy’s CEO is our Keynote Speaker!

We’re excited to announce our main keynote speaker for NamesCon Global 2020: Aman Bhutani, CEO of GoDaddy. Since taking the helm in September, Bhutani has reaffirmed his commitment to transparency, as well as GoDaddy’s commitment to helping individuals and entrepreneurs realize their visions by getting the right domain and the right website. “Aman is a […]

New NamesCon Partner Hotels: Aloft, the Driskill and Proper Hotel

From CEOs to domain investors, professionals from every corner of the domain industry are getting ready to join us in Austin for NamesCon Global 2020. That means we blew through two blocks of hotel rooms at the Omni Autin Hotel Downtown. So we reached out to three amazing nearby hotels—with the help of these new […]

Announcing the Agenda for NamesCon Global 2020

We’re happy to reveal the agenda for NamesCon Global 2020! You’ve already heard quite a bit about what we want to accomplish this year. You’ve heard about Domain Economic Forum, our initiative to quantify and develop the domain industry—now you can see what that looks like in terms of actual sessions. We’ll explore transparency while […]

How We’ll End NamesCon Global 2020 with a Bang

We mentioned earlier that NamesCon Global 2020 will feature a dedicated Fun Day, where attendees and partners can spend the day networking and celebrating after an intense few days of conferencing. Now it’s time to reveal the details: we’ll all be hitting Banger’s Sausage House and Beer Garden, an Austin institution famous for its sausage, […]

Pro and Newcomer Tracks to Raise Your Domain Game

NamesCon is all about moving the domain world forward, and that means making sure everybody is on the same page when it comes to understanding how this industry works. There are a surprising number of moving parts to the domain world, and you’ll get to know them all. Knowledge, as we all know, is power. […]

Domain Economic Forum: Initiatives to Develop and Quantify the Domain Industry

What can we do today to make our niche market bigger? What are the real economics shaping the fortunes of domainers, registries, and registrars? How do we make the secondary market look less like an MC Escher drawing to a potential buyer or investor? These questions can—and will—be answered. The future of the domain industry […]

ID4me Summit in Madrid: The Future of DNS-Based Security

NamesCon Global 2020 is still several months away, but you can keep your hand in the game as you gear up for the Domain Economic Forum. Start by hitting up one of our partner conferences, the 2019 ID4me Summit in Madrid, and explore the future of democratic identity services. ID4me is a not-for-profit group of […]

Lock In Early Ticket Pricing for NamesCon Global 2020

Don’t put it off any longer… On October 1st, the registration price for NamesCon Global 2020 goes up to $699, so lock in your $499 tickets while you still can! Through industry-leader keynotes, expert panels, hands-on workshops, a live domain auction, and world-class networking events, you’ll plug into the entire ecosystem of the domain-name economy […]

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 […]