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 […]

RightOfTheDot Domain Auction at NamesCon Global 2020: Submissions Now Open

Submissions are now open for the RightOfTheDot domain auction at NamesCon Global 2020! The live auction will take place Thursday, January 30 at the NamesCon Global conference in Austin, Texas. RightOfTheDot is bringing you this live auction for the fifth year, with world champion auctioneer Wayne Wheat. This year, the auction will take place on […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Sponsor Spotlight: Maksym Dubovenko, Siteplus

Fast Facts Company:Siteplus Title: Operations Director Website: siteplus.com LinkedIn: /max-dubovenko-phd Describe what your company does, why you chose this focus, and who benefits from the work that you do. After extensive market research and consulting hundreds of small businesses and providers, we discovered that legacy Website Builders were overly-complex, difficult to use or simply too […]

Featured Attendee: Negar Hajikhani

Fast Facts Title: Senior Sales and Brokerage Consultant Company: Sedo Location: Boston, MA Time spent in the domain industry: 10 years Favorite extension: .com Domain you wish you owned: Scan.com – But I am brokering it! Currently reading: Blinklist.com Who would you call your mentor?: My mother. She taught me perseverance and never to take […]