Today is the second day of NamesCon Online. Join EnCirca’s CEO, Thomas Barrett, for today’s discussion on Handshake domains.

War Stories: Handshake Pioneers Share SLD Sales and Lessons Learned for TLD Owners

Thursday, 23rd Sep 2021 at 03:50 PM – 04:20 PM PDT

As Handshake domain name registrar options increase, get ready to meet the originals! Hear how Handshake has evolved from a registrar’s perspective, and how you can capitalize on its future.

Blockchain Panel

Friday, 24th Sep 2021 at 09:45 AM – 10:25 AM PDT

The pace of new blockchain-only top-level domains is accelerating. Attend this panel session moderated by Thomas Barrett, Chair of the Blockchain Committee of the International Trademark Association and President of EnCirca.


Blockchain domains involve alternatives to the traditional DNS managed by ICANN. These alternative DNS frameworks include: Ethereum Naming Service, Handshake Naming Service, Butterfly Naming Service, Polkadot Naming service and many more. Some of these strive to be complementary to the traditional DNS and some are directly competing with it.

Visit EnCirca’s virtual booth to say hello and learn more!