Past Keynotes

Some of the most important key players shaping the future of the Web, social media, and digital marketing come to Pubcon every year to tell their stories and share their visions with our attendees.

Previous keynote speakers at Pubcon have included Zappos chief executive Tony Hsieh, Craigslist founder Craig Newmark, authors Malcolm Gladwell, Guy Kawasaki and Robert X. Cringely, Demand Media co-founder Richard Rosenblatt, and technology enthusiast John Battelle, among many others.

All of our keynote speakers will bring their inspiring and groundbreaking search and social media insight to Pubcon. Look for announcements about the next cutting-edge keynote speakers for upcoming Pubcon conferences.


SOME PAST PUBCON KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
Satya Nadella PubCon Keynote Speaker
Satya Nadella
CEO
Microsoft
Malcolm Gladwell PubCon Keynote Speaker
Malcolm Gladwell
Author
"Tipping Point," "Blink"
Tony Hsieh PubCon Keynote Speaker
Tony Hsieh
CEO
Zappos
Guy Kawasaki PubCon Keynote Speaker
Guy Kawasaki
Managing Director
Garage Technology Ventures
Michael Slaby PubCon Keynote Speaker
Michael Slaby
Obama For America
Chief Innovation Officer
Dave McClure PubCon Keynote Speaker
Dave McClure
Founding Partner 500 Startups
Jason Calacanis PubCon Keynote Speaker
Jason Calacanis
Inside.com
CEO & Founder
Shakil Khan PubCon Keynote Speaker
Shakil Khan
Head of Special Projects: Spotify
Dr. Robert Cialdini PubCon Keynote Speaker
Dr. Robert Cialdini
Bestselling “Influence” Author
Doc Searls PubCon Keynote Speaker
Doc Searls
Pioneering Digital Marketer
Craig Newmark PubCon Keynote Speaker
Craig Newmark
Founder
Craigslist
Terry Jones PubCon Keynote Speaker
Terry Jones
Travelocity Founder, Kayak Chairman
David Pogue PubCon Keynote Speaker
David Pogue
Technology Writer
New York Times
Leo Laporte PubCon Keynote Speaker
Leo Laporte
Emmy Award-
Winning Broadcaster
Matt Cutts PubCon Keynote Speaker
Matt Cutts
Google
Search Quality Control
Sarah Evans PubCon Keynote Speaker
Sarah Evans
Founder
Sevans Strategy
Scott Stratten PubCon Keynote Speaker
Scott Stratten
President
UnMarketing
Chris Pirillo PubCon Keynote Speaker
Chris Pirillo
Founder
LockerGnome
Rob Snell PubCon Keynote Speaker
Rob Snell
Managing Partner
Gun Dog Supply
Bob Brisco PubCon Keynote Speaker
Bob Brisco
CEO
Internet Brands
George Wright PubCon Keynote Speaker
George Wright
VP Marketing and Sales
Blendtec
Peter Shankman Pubcon Keynote Speaker
Peter Shankman
Principal
Shankman Honig
Tim Ash Pubcon Keynote Speaker
Tim Ash
CEO
SiteTuners.com
Richard Rosenblatt PubCon Keynote Speaker
Richard Rosenblatt Co-Founder, Chairman, CEO
Demand Media
Robert X. Cringely PubCon Keynote Speaker
Robert X. Cringely Author, Producer
PBS Online
The Pulpit
Danny Bernstein Pubcon Keynote Speaker
Danny Bernstein
Head of Product Partnerships, Google+
Google
Shawn Rorick PubCon Keynote Speaker
Shawn Rorick
Author, New Media Strategist
Emerging Marketer Inc.
Philip Kaplan PubCon Keynote Speaker
Philip Kaplan
Co-Founder,
CEO
AdBrite
John Battelle PubCon Keynote Speaker
John Battelle
Founder, Chairman
Federated Media Publishing
John Von Tetzchner PubCon Keynote Speaker
John Von Tetzchner Founder,
CEO
Opera Software
Danny Sullivan PubCon Keynote Speaker
Danny Sullivan
Editor-In-Chief, Founder
SearchEngineLand
Noel McMichael PubCon Keynote Speaker
Noel McMichael Founder, President, CEO
MarketLeap
Andy Bourland PubCon Keynote Speaker
Andy Bourland
Founder
ClickZ Network
Chris Brogan PubCon Keynote Speaker
Chris Brogan
President
New Marketing Labs
David Pogue PubCon Keynote Speaker
Tim Mayer
Technology Adviser
Brian Clark PubCon Keynote Speaker
Brian Clark
Founder
Copyblogger
David Pogue PubCon Keynote Speaker
Daniel Boberg
President
Tallwave