keynote speaker


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

keynote speaker

or

keynoter

n
someone who gives the main address at a formal gathering such as a conference
References in periodicals archive ?
Keynote speaker Tami Evans presented "Half Full of It: Activating Optimism and Other Hard-Core Soft-Skills.
She has delivered many sessions as a keynote speaker in India, but this is her first appearance in the global event.
"We are thrilled to welcome Sir Richard as our keynote speaker for Retail's BIG Show," NRF president and chief executive officer Matthew Shay said.
Azad Khan from BIRDEM Bangladesh will be the other Keynote speaker who will talk about Organizing Diabetes care in resource poor societies and share the Bangladesh experience with the delegates.
EX-DRAGONS' Den star, Hilary Devey will be the headline keynote speaker for the Introbiz Expo this year.
Keynote speaker: Professor Gregory Jones, Senior Strategist for Leadership Education at Duke Divinity School, speaking on "Christ-Shaped Leadership in a Time of Disruption."
Forum secretary general Dr Fahd Ibrahim Al Shehabi and Bahrain Society for Strategic Planning chairperson Dr Hala Sulaibeekh will address the opening session, along with the keynote speaker.
Hala Slaibikh will address the opening session, along with the keynote speaker. The patron of the forum will also honour the speakers and sponsors.
Constantine Kontokosta; NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate Divisional Dean Rosemary Scanlon; Afternoon keynote speaker Kyle Kimball, president of the New York City Economic Development Corporation (EDC); and NYU Schack Institute Professor and Sustainability Conference Co-chair Stuart Brodsky.
AN award-winning businesswoman is to be keynote speaker at a Tyneside celebration of a networking group's 30th anniversary.
Making "a dangerous attempt to predict the future," keynote speaker David DiLaura (top, right) drew parallels between a number of key historical milestones in lighting and the transformation of the industry currently taking place with the emergence of LEDs.