Visionaries on BrightTALK

BrightTALK visionaries are an exclusive group of experts and thought leader speakers who want to share their insights, evangelize their organizations, and reach over 8M professionals on BrightTALK.

Benefits of Giving a Talk

BrightTALK offers free speaking opportunities to share your knowledge with an engaged audience of over 8M professionals and grow your personal brand as a trusted thought leader.


Reach new untapped audiences

Share your insights, extend your reach, and connect with the world’s brightest professionals and experts


Grow your personal brand

Become a trusted expert on topics relevant to your industry by speaking in online Summits and Series


Network with your community

Participate in virtual and in-person industry events

About BrightTALK

Discover and learn with the world’s brightest professionals

BrightTALK offers free and unlimited access to over 100,000 talks given by the brightest thought leaders across our many industry focused communities. We enable users to stay current by giving access to these industry experts in individual talks and through online Summits.

Learn and grow with the world’s brightest professionals

Over 8 million professionals from leading businesses worldwide learn and grow on BrightTALK through individual Talks and online Summits featuring world-class visionaries. At BrightTALK, we handpick the experts our audiences want to hear from and give them a platform to inspire and inform their communities.

New voices and new ideas

At BrightTALK, we believe people learn best when they hear directly from subject matter experts. We’re committed to seeking out and empowering new voices to share knowledge with our extensive network of communities. If you have expertise to share, become a BrightTALK visionary by filling out the form.

Elevate your storytelling and brand with impactful video

Drive business growth with BrightTALK Studios who will guide you with visionary ideas and compelling storytelling.

We provide end-to-end video services for projects of all sizes, in any location.

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Inspire with live Talks and grow your audiences

Enjoy reliable and easy-to-use BrightTALK Channels, trusted to power over 100,000 Talks, reaching 8M+ professionals.

Our AI-powered recommendation engine (Ada) ensures we connect your content with the right person at the right time.

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Meet Some of Our Visionaries

Here’s a selection of speakers that are currently shaping the narrative in their industry on BrightTALK. Their thought leadership is matched only by their desire to share for the benefit of the community. We are grateful for their participation and inspired by their content.

Sushila Nair

Sr. Director Security Portfolio, NTT DATA Services

Rob Akershoek

Chair,  IT4IT Forum

Katharina Lueth

Head of Europe, Raisin

Ben Yeoh

Senior Portfolio Manager, RBC

Eva Murray

Head of BI and Tableau Zen Master at Exasol

Bernard Golden

VP of Cloud Strategy, Capital One

Become a BrightTALK Visionary

Become a BrightTALK Visionary

Thank you for applying to be a Speaker on BrightTALK.

We will review your information shortly. A member of our team will reach out to you regarding speaking opportunities in our Summits or Series.


We offer a few different options for experts like yourself to present on BrightTALK. We have online Summits across a number of disciplines and industries, which you can view here. We also have a number of ongoing series and panels that run within the community outside of these events.

Absolutely! Fill out the form and someone with BrightTALK will follow up with any relevant opportunities we have for you to present in.

Yes, you can recommend a speaker to BrightTALK. To do so, fill out the form here and include your suggested speaker’s name, and provide your email address.

BrightTALK simply requires a computer or device, a good Internet connection, and a dial-in option (landline, mobile, VoIP, etc.). BrightTALK will provide you a link to access your webinar from the presenter screen, and the presenter dial-in number for the live-day, local to your current location.

Our audience is comprised of over 8M professionals across 1M businesses. They view over 645M minutes of Talks, download 3M attachments, ask 265K questions and engage for an average of 38 minutes.

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Yes. Audience members can type in their questions at any time while your Talk is live. Only the speaker can see the questions asked.

Yes, you can add documents or links to external sites, blog articles, white papers, product sheets, etc. via the Attachments section. This will be on your left-hand side once you login to the presenter page and enter your PIN.

Standard webinar length is anywhere from 15-60 minutes, so you can take as much or as little time as you need depending on the nature of your Talk. We also recommend allowing enough time for Q&A from the audience if you’re presenting a live session. For example, if you have 30 minutes of content we recommend scheduling your Talk for 45 minutes to allow ample time for Q&A.

Yes. Once your webinar is created, we will provide you with shareable links and information on how to embed your webinar on your website.

The live version will automatically be recorded and turned into an on-demand video asset, which will continue to live on BrightTALK indefinitely unless otherwise requested. The on-demand version will be available via the same link for easy audience access.

Yes – up to 7 people can present on a webinar using the BrightTALK conference dial-in. For a panel we recommend a maximum of 3 panelists and a moderator.

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