Speaking at TNW Conference

What does it take to lead an industry?

At TNW Conference, our audience expects you to show them. 

We’re currently accepting applications to speak at TNW Conference 2018. But before you apply, there’s a thing or two you should know. A quick glance at our previous speakers should give you an idea of the level of quality we work with at TNW – they were selected because they had amazing tech-related stories that were  guaranteed to inspire, surprise, delight and educate our audience.

Our speaking opportunities range from mainstage keynotes, to workshops and roundtables. Speakers can be founders, CXOs, specialists, authors and almost anything else in-between. If you see yourself in that description, submit your speaker application now.

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Take a look at the speakers for TNW Conference 2018.

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  • Camille Francois

    Camille Francois

    Principal Researcher Google Jigsaw

  • Ryan Leslie

    Ryan Leslie

    Co-founder & CEO SuperPhone

  • Danielle Wood

    Danielle Wood

    Director Space Enabled MIT Media Lab

  • Clarissa Shen

    Clarissa Shen

    COO Udacity

  • Kevin Kelly

    Kevin Kelly

    Co-founder WIRED

  • Anjali Sud

    Anjali Sud

    CEO Vimeo

  • Mike Curtis

    Mike Curtis

    VP Engineering Airbnb

  • Cassie Kozyrkov

    Cassie Kozyrkov

    Chief Decision Scientist Google

  • Alexis Ohanian

    Alexis Ohanian

    Co-founder Reddit

  • Pamela Pavliscak

    Pamela Pavliscak

    Founder Change Sciences

  • Ben Hammersley

    Ben Hammersley

    Author & Futurist WIRED

  • Ray Chan

    Ray Chan

    CEO 9GAG

  • John Collison

    John Collison

    Co-founder Stripe

  • Tricia Wang

    Tricia Wang

    Co-founder Constellate Data

  • Chase Jarvis

    Chase Jarvis

    CEO CreativeLive

  • Galia Benartzi

    Galia Benartzi

    Co-founder Bancor

  • Marc Teerlink

    Marc Teerlink

    Global Vice President SAP Leonardo

  • Diana Biggs

    Diana Biggs

    Head of Digital Innovation HSBC

  • Rich Pierson

    Rich Pierson

    Co-founder & CEO Headspace

  • James Whittaker

    James Whittaker

    Distinguished Engineer Microsoft

  • Sulinna Ong

    Sulinna Ong

    VP of Artist Marketing Deezer

  • Andrew Huang

    Andrew Huang

    Music & Video Producer

  • Maykel Loomans

    Maykel Loomans

    Product Designer Facebook

  • David Rose

    David Rose

    Professor MIT

  • Jo Bertram

    Jo Bertram

    Former GM Northern Europe Uber, now EQT Ventures

  • Andrew Keen

    Andrew Keen

    Author How To Fix The Future

  • Kodi Foster

    Kodi Foster

    SVP Data Strategy Viacom

  • Chris Slowe

    Chris Slowe

    CTO & Founding Engineer Reddit

  • Richard Kelly

    Richard Kelly

    Chief Catalyst Fung Academy

  • Sashka Rothchild

    Sashka Rothchild

    Founder & CEO Stndby

  • Susan Lindner

    Susan Lindner

    Founder & CEO Emerging Media

  • Mate Galic

    Mate Galic

    CIO & President Native Instruments

  • Benji Rogers

    Benji Rogers

    Co-founder & CEO dotBlockchain Music Inc

  • Des Traynor

    Des Traynor

    Co-founder & CSO Intercom

  • Åsa Nyström

    Åsa Nyström

    Director of Advocacy Buffer

  • Henry Davis

    Henry Davis

    COO Glossier

  • Cristina Tajani

    Cristina Tajani

    Deputy Mayor of Milan

  • Adrian McDermott

    Adrian McDermott

    President of Products Zendesk

  • David Ryan Polgar

    David Ryan Polgar

    Tech Ethicist Funny as Tech

  • Ben Cerveny

    Ben Cerveny

    Co-founder & Director The Foundation for Public Code

  • Joe Leonardo

    Joe Leonardo

    Comedian Funny as Tech

  • Alex Le

    Alex Le

    Vice President of Product Reddit

  • Nicole Mills

    Nicole Mills

    Director Technology Talent Development Booking.com

  • Chris Heivly

    Chris Heivly

    Entrepreneur in Residence Techstars

  • Pär Hedberg

    Pär Hedberg

    Founder & CEO STING

  • Nicholas Horbaczewski

    Nicholas Horbaczewski

    Founder & CEO The Drone Racing League

  • Marloes Pomp

    Marloes Pomp

    Program Officer Blockchain Dutch Government

  • Isidro Laso

    Isidro Laso

    Head of Startup Europe European Commission

  • Bindi Karia

    Bindi Karia

    Founder Boutique Advisory Firm

  • Axel Bard Bringéus

    Axel Bard Bringéus

    International Expansion Partner EQT Ventures

  • Christina Xu

    Christina Xu

    Co-founder Magpie Kingdom

  • Che-Wei Wang

    Che-Wei Wang

    Designer & Artist

  • Didier Rappaport

    Didier Rappaport

    CEO Happn

  • Holley Murchison

    Holley Murchison

    Founder Oratory Glory

  • Scott Heimes

    Scott Heimes

    CMO SendGrid

  • Henrik Landgren

    Henrik Landgren

    Analytics Partner EQT Ventures

  • Alex Cornell

    Alex Cornell

    Product Designer Facebook

  • Alice Tomassini

    Alice Tomassini

    Documentary Film Director

  • Nick Caldwell

    Nick Caldwell

    Vice President of Engineering Reddit

  • Heather Zynczak

    Heather Zynczak

    CMO Pluralsight

  • Kipp Bodnar

    Kipp Bodnar

    CMO Hubspot

  • Ayelet Noff

    Ayelet Noff

    Founder & CEO Blonde 2.0

  • Ben White

    Ben White

    Founder VC4Africa

  • Eszter Ozsvald

    Eszter Ozsvald

    Co-founder Notch Interfaces

  • Filipe Aráujo

    Filipe Aráujo

    Deputy Mayor of Porto

  • Serge Wilmes

    Serge Wilmes

    Deputy Mayor of City of Luxembourg

  • Simone Brummelhuis

    Simone Brummelhuis

    Director TheNextWomen

  • Minouche Cramer

    Minouche Cramer

    Startup Officer City of Amsterdam

  • Bas Beekman

    Bas Beekman

    Director - Public StartupAmsterdam

  • Yuki Kho

    Yuki Kho

    Marketing Manager Homerun

  • Kary Bheemaiah

    Kary Bheemaiah

    Director of Research uChange

  • Constantijn van Oranje-Nassau

    Constantijn van Oranje-Nassau

    Special Startup Envoy StartupDelta

  • Iryna Ozymok

    Iryna Ozymok

    IMS Organizer Western NIS Enterprise Fund

  • Ruben Nieuwenhuis

    Ruben Nieuwenhuis

    Director - Private StartupAmsterdam

  • Luis Cueto

    Luis Cueto

    Deputy Mayor of Madrid

  • Stan Rapp

    Stan Rapp

    Product Design Manager Overstock.com

  • Doron Reuter

    Doron Reuter

    Head of Biz Dev Advanced Analytics ING

  • Daniel Gebler

    Daniel Gebler

    CTO Picnic

  • Benjamin Wörner

    Benjamin Wörner

    Commercial Lead Product Partnerships Zalando

  • Emmanuel Straschnov

    Emmanuel Straschnov

    Founder Bubble

Experts across 18 tracks of inspiration

This year, our world-class speakers are being divided across 18 different tracks of content. Explore everything from marketing to machine-learning now.

Previous Speakers

Here's who you missed previously. Don't let it happen again.

  • Piera Gelardi

    Piera Gelardi

    Co-founder Refinery29

  • Gillian Tans

    Gillian Tans

    CEO Booking

  • Casey Neistat

    Casey Neistat


  • Danae Ringelmann

    Danae Ringelmann

    Founder Indiegogo

  • Julie Zhuo

    Julie Zhuo

    VP Product Design Facebook

  • Jessica Walsh

    Jessica Walsh

    Partner Sagmeister & Walsh

  • Jason Fried

    Jason Fried

    Co-founder Basecamp

  • Ryan Leslie

    Ryan Leslie

    Founder Superphone

  • Kevin Rose

    Kevin Rose

    Co-founder Digg

  • Joe Gebbia

    Joe Gebbia

    Co-founder Airbnb

  • Werner Vogels

    Werner Vogels

    CTO Amazon

  • Julia Hartz

    Julia Hartz

    Co-founder Eventbrite

  • Gary Vaynerchuk

    Gary Vaynerchuk

    Founder Vaynermedia

  • Tim Ferriss

    Tim Ferriss

    Best-selling Author

  • David Allen

    David Allen

    Best-selling Author Getting Things Done

  • Steve Huffman

    Steve Huffman

    Co-founder & CEO Reddit

  • Stacy Brown-Philpot

    Stacy Brown-Philpot

    CEO TaskRabbit

  • Cal Henderson

    Cal Henderson

    Co-founder & CTO Slack

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