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NamesCon Online

On-Demand through October 29, 2021

900 +

Domain Professionals

60 +

Countries

90 %

C-Level

120 +

Speakers

100 +

Sessions

What You’ll Learn at NamesCon Online

  • Industry overviews: how domaining works
  • How to buy and sell domains
  • How to value a domain name
  • How to generate income from your domains
  • How to close deals
  • Hot trends in digital assets, such as NFTs and blockchain domains
  • Live domain auctions, from low-reserve to super-premium
  • Networking to grow your business and portfolio

The ROTD extended auction on premium domains continues until October 14!

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Some Session Highlights

Andrew Miller
President at ATM Holdings Inc
Andrew Miller and Roman Edmond will show you where domain name investing and fantasy sports intersect.
Thuesday, Sep. 23 | 3:05 PM (UTC) | Stage 1

Tieshun Roquerre
CEO at Namesbase
Tieshun Roquerre will show you how decentralized domain names work for users, investors, and innovators in the growing market and ecosystem of Handshake.
Thuesday, Sep. 23 | 9:10 PM (UTC) | Handshake Stage

Tessa Holcomb
Founder at Domain Advisors & CEO at Igloo.com
How do you flip the script on negative perceptions of the domaining industry? Join Tessa Holcomb and friends to explore.
Friday, Sep. 24 | 6:05 PM (UTC) | Stage 1

Tom Barrett
President at EnCirca, Inc
Tom Barrett will explore the challenges and opportunities for innovation that exist where centralized and decentralized internets collide.
Wednesday, Sep. 22 | 7:30 PM (UTC) | Handshake Stage

Tommy Butler
Owner of Local Hotel Network

Tommy Butler will help you turn domaining into a real online brand and business.

Thursday, Sep. 23 | 3:40 PM (UTC) | Stage 1

Marie Lanyon
Head of Marketing, Reseller Division at CentralNic Group PLC

Marie Lanyon and Martin Spreer will show you how to migrate your domains the right way.

Wednesday, Sep. 22 | 4:45 PM (UTC) | Stage 2

Jothan Frakes
CEO at Private Label Registrar
Jothan Frakes will show you why decentralization matters in building security and freedom from censorship on the internet.
Wednesday, Sep. 22 | 8:00 PM (UTC) | Handshake Stage

Zak Muscovitch
General Counsel at Internet Commerce Association

Zak Muscovitch and friends will give you a fundamental understanding of what goes into a professional domain name lease agreement—and the challenges that can arise.

Friday, Sep. 24 | 3:50 PM (UTC) | Stage 2

Christian Dawson
Co-founder of Open-i Advisors, Inc., & Executive Director and Co-founder of the i2Coalition

Christian Dawson will help you navigate the new landscape created as registries, registrars, and portfolio management services consolidate.

Friday, Sep. 24 | 3:40 PM (UTC) | Stage 1

NamesCon is where we gather to create the future of the domain name industry.

NFT technology, emerging social platforms, fractional ownership, explosions in value, and constantly-evolving use cases: domaining has never been more exciting! Join us at this all-digital event to learn how interlocking technologies and trends can set you up for a lifetime of success.

Take a front-row seat for the latest developments in brokerage, investing, aftermarket, and the registry and registrar spaces. We welcome all domaining newcomers to join this vibrant community and see what this exciting industry and the people who create it have to offer.

The industry is evolving too quickly for us to wait until 2022, so join us at NamesCon Online in September.

Speakers Include

Monte Cahn

Co-Founder and President

RightOFTheDot

Monte Cahn

Co-Founder and President

RightOFTheDot

Monte is Co-Founder and President of RightOfTheDot, LLC, with over 25 years of domain industry experience and more than $500mm in domain sales. ROTD.com is a licensed business & domain auction company, Internet consulting and advisement firm specializing in new and existing TLD strategy, Contention Resolution Services, board advisement, premium domain brokerage & premium domain auctions, market positioning, sales and services.

Wayne Wheat

Professional Auctioneer

Wayne Wheat Auction Co

Wayne Wheat

Professional Auctioneer

Wayne Wheat Auction Co

World Champion Auctioneer Auctioneer Hall of Fame

Aary Sanders

Founder

Repeat Brands

Aary Sanders

Founder

Repeat Brands

Auction Caller Aaron Sanders has been the voice of RapidFire Domaining auctions since March of this year. He is a cryptoartist, domain name investor and developer, sunflower farmer, and consultant. A former paratrooper and combat engineer with the 82nd Airborne, Aaron bought his first domain FanShark.com in 2006 and sold it a few years later. His background includes time with the NHL’s New Jersey Devils, The World TeamTennis league, UNC Asheville Athletics, and multiple startups. He holds degrees from NYU and the University of New Mexico. Aaron lives near Asheville, NC USA with his family.

Shaun Wilkinson

Business Development Manager

BODIS

Shaun Wilkinson

Business Development Manager

BODIS

Shaun is Business Development Manager at domain monetization leader BODIS, and also the co-founder of the Hope Children's Centre school in Kenya and Managing Director of its accompanying charity.

Laszlo Schenkhuysen

Account Director

Dan.com

Laszlo Schenkhuysen

Account Director

Dan.com

I am the account director of Dan.com. Through Dan I have been granted the amazing opportunity to help revolutionize and reshape the domain industry. Together with a team of dedicated account managers, we aim to serve our current and future clients to the best of our capacity.

Rithvik Vibhu

Software Engineer

Kyokan

Rithvik Vibhu

Software Engineer

Kyokan

Rithvik/ is a 21 y/o tech enthusiast who likes to explore new things. After discovering Handshake in 2020, he has been an active member in the community and regularly contributes to open source projects including ones part of the Handshake ecosystem. While he's currently working on improving Bob Wallet, Rithvik is also building tools and services to make Handshake easily accessible: https://htools.work

Marina Savina

Product Manager, Domains

Namecheap, Inc.

Marina Savina

Product Manager, Domains

Namecheap, Inc.

In 2007 being a student joined Namecheap as a customer support specialist. From 2008 and for the 10 following years led different support departments. In 2018 joined product team and since then lead domain, dns and related products.

Reza Sardeha

CEO

Dan.com

Reza Sardeha

CEO

Dan.com

Founder & CEO of Dan.com

Chad Folkening

Leader

RealtyDAO

Chad Folkening

Leader

RealtyDAO

Chad (edad) is currently supporting the first Tokenized marketplace for Domains with RealtyDAO.com. Complemented with the CONTRIB platform and VNOC OS, he helps build programmable solutions to create smart autonomous entities. Previously, Chad cofounded Domain Holdings Group (Bidtellect) and built the brokerage division to the largest outbound brokerage company with over $70 million in domain sales and exit to Flippa. Decentralization, DAO's, Crypto BLockchain and Data are current focus with a side gamefi project at ClimateChallenge.com.

Reg Levy

Head of Compliance

Tucows, Inc.

Reg Levy

Head of Compliance

Tucows, Inc.

Reg Levy is Head of Compliance for Tucows, where she makes the internet better with a team of compliance professionals and teaches both lawyers and law enforcement how the internet works. Reg has been an active member of the multi-stakeholder community that helps create policy at the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), the governing body of the internet, for some time and continues to sit on multiple working groups that drive policy.

Arif Mirza

Producer | Host | CEO | Admin | Writer

DomainPodcast.com

Arif Mirza

Producer | Host | CEO | Admin | Writer

DomainPodcast.com

Arif has been involved in online marketing and websites for over 20 years, and made the transition to domain investor in 2016, with a strong focus on data, portfolio math and sell-through rates. Arif is also host, producer and CEO of DomainerWeek.com, The Domain Social, The Domain Panel and the upcoming DomainPodcast.com. He also produced the first edition of The Domain Show. He curated daily lists of auctions and closeout on NameCult.com. He attributes his domain success to many hundreds of hours walking his dog (Steamie) while listening to domain related podcasts.

Thomas Rickert

Director Names & Numbers

eco Association of the Internet Industry

Thomas Rickert

Director Names & Numbers

eco Association of the Internet Industry

Attorney-at-law and domain law expert Thomas Rickert is managing partner of Rickert Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (www.rickert.law), a law firm specializing in legal issues of the digital economy. Further, is Director of the Names & Numbers Forum with the Association of the Internet Industry, eco e.V. (eco.de). From 2011 to 2015, Thomas was a member of the GNSO (Generic Names Supporting Organization) Council of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (icann.org) and will rejoin the Council at ICANN's AGM in 2021.  
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General Overview

To deliver live content to as many domain professionals as possible, we’re anchoring the main event timeframe from 3 pm–7 pm UTC to deliver globally relevant content. ­Domaining hotspots South Asia and North America will have dedicated content tracks.

Wed, Sep 22

Pre-Event

The platform opens on September 21 for networking.

  • See who is attending, exhibiting, and presenting
  • Schedule meetings ahead of the event
  • Prepare your personalized agenda (and get excited)

Main Event

Global / 3 pm – 7 pm UTC

  • Welcome and introduction to NamesCon Online
  • Live tracks
  • Exhibition and live chat with partners
  • Expert Roundtables and other live networking opportunities

Handshake Track

8 pm – 12 am UTC

  • Learn about domaining on the blockchain
  • Deepen your understanding of digital assets

Thu, Sep 23

Regional Track

Europe

10 am – 2 pm UTC

Main Event

Global / 3 pm – 7 pm UTC

  • Welcome and introduction to NamesCon Online
  • Live tracks
  • Exhibition and live chat with partners
  • Expert Roundtables and other live networking opportunities

Handshake Track

8 pm – 12 am UTC

  • Learn about domaining on the blockchain
  • Deepen your understanding of digital assets

Fri, Sep 24

Main Event

Global / 3 pm – 7 pm UTC

  • Welcome and introduction to NamesCon Online
  • Live tracks
  • Exhibition and live chat with partners
  • Expert Roundtables and other live networking opportunities

Post-Event

The platform opens through October 29.

  • Catch sessions you missed (and rewatch your favorites)
  • Gather and organize your contacts and leads
  • Stay connected with new friends

A Global Digital Experience

This virtual conference delivers the elements you know from our in-person events—and more—in a brand-new way, on a platform built for networking. NamesCon Online features a packed agenda with keynotes, live streams, expert round tables, region-specific learning, and prime connection opportunities.

Content and Sessions

  • Live expert sessions and panels
  • On-demand content
  • Global and region-specific programming
  • Hands-on Workshops
  • Expert Q&A and roundtables

Network and Interactivity

  • 1-on-1 video chats
  • Networking lounge
  • Gamification
  • Intuitive matchmaking
  • Live polls and quizzes

Virtual Exhibition / Sponsorship

  • Virtual company areas
  • Live chat with partner companies and industry associations
  • Latest product updates
  • Promotional offers and swag
  • Business and partnership opportunities

Our Partners

Diamond Partners

Platinum Partners

Gold Partners

Handshake Partners

Auction Partners

Associations and Media Partners

Media Production Partners