Update Regarding NamesCon Global Venue

To our valued attendees and sponsors; After feedback following the 2018 event in which attendees and sponsors expressed a desire for a new venue, the NamesCon team immediately began looking into the viability of an alternate property to host our group. Several things were top of mind as we embarked on this search: Maintaining affordability […]

Hand Up For Your Startup: Win a Network Lane Space

Kick off NamesCon on the right foot on Sunday January 22nd at our Network Lane, a one-day-only exhibition hall where exhibitors have the unique opportunity to have an up-close-and-personal networking day.

Meet us in Helsinki

Helsinki, Finland was recently confirmed as the replacement host city for ICANN56 and the NamesCon team is already strategizing how to make the most of our visit. Delegates will travel to the capital city from June 27-30, 2016 – and aside from important policy meetings and official sessions, there’s much to look forward to! On the […]

NamesCon Survey: Results and Our Plan for 2017

As promised, we have read all of your responses and this feedback will directly shape how we plan NamesCon 2017 and beyond. Here’s some of the trending comments, followed by what we plan to do about it.

Women in Domaining Salon and Dinner

The Women in Domaining dinner has been a memorable and standout event at the previous two NamesCon conferences, so this year we are upping the game with an even bigger emphasis on and appreciation for the women within our industry. Not only have we expanded our dinner plans, we’ve added a dedicated “Women in Domaining Salon” […]

Mastering the Art of the No-Touch Handshake

For any of you who know Richard Lau, co-founder of NamesCon, you may be aware that he often gets a bit wiggly when confronted with the outstretched hand of a stranger. That’s because Richard has a fear of, you guessed it: cooties. A self-professed germaphobe, Richard has devised some clever ways of avoiding the traditional […]