Webby Talks Tour 2023-2024

An annual thought leadership series from The Webby Awards, Webby Talks explores the Internet’s most important trends that are changing the future of digital.

Each year, The Webby Awards executive team hosts Webby Talks, their annual thought leadership event to explore the biggest digital trends impacting  our world and work. Webby Talks is an exclusive benefit for companies that participate in the Webby Awards and our community! This year’s Webby Talks series is both virtual and in person and will take place from September 2023 – February 2024.

This year the series will include entertaining and informative talks, community events, podcast episodes and our annual trend report. Informed by survey results from over 3,000 American consumers performed by YouGov, and three months of research by the Webby Awards team including a review of the rising trends from 13,500 submissions to the 27th Annual Webby Awards.

We invite all Webby Awards participants to book a Webby Talk to inspire and educate their team today. 

How To Book Your Webby Talk:

Our calendar is filling up quickly from past entrants and community members. If you’d like to host a Webby Talk for your company or team, please contact our Account Manager Kristine Moise at


This year’s Webby Talks trend is The Race to Outpace: A curated dive into the breakneck speed of AI innovations, with insights on how to keep pace with this new era of the Internet.

We dive into how the explosion of AI is transforming the way we work and live and how you can take advantage of this moment. 

This year’s Webby Talks is presented by Canva, and YouGov. 

Webby Talks Speakers

Claire Graves

Steve Marchese
Chief Production Officer / Executive Producer

Nick Borenstein
General Manager

Jordana Jarrett
Editorial Strategy Manager

Emma Whitfield
Production and Experience Director

Webby Talks Sponsors

At its heart, Canva is a tool for creatives and creativity. As the leading global visual communications platform, its community has rapidly grown to over 70 million people in more than 190 countries who are now using Canva every month to unlock their creativity and achieve their goals. From presentations, social media graphics, posters, videos and more, anyone can easily take their ideas and create something beautiful.

YouGov is a global data and analytics company that collects consumer opinion and behavioral data in 45 markets from an online panel of 10 million participants.  As market research pioneers, YouGov’s data consistently outperforms others on accuracy, as concluded by Pew Research. Combine that with our advanced analytical technology, powered by, and we are able to generate the most accurate, complete, and dynamic portrait of the world.


How do I RSVP to the Webby Talks Series?

Webby Talks kicks off in September this year and all members of our community will be invited to join us.  To make sure you are on our list sign up to our newsletter here.

How can I book or attend Webby Talk?

If your organization would like to host a Webby Talk this year, please reach out to our Account Manager, Kristine Moise at We will be hosting Webby Talks events for the wider Webby community later in the fall and will invite all entrants closer to the time. 

How much do the talks, events and trend reports cost?

All Webby Awards entrants receive all the benefits of being a part of the Webby Awards community, including the opportunity to host a Webby Talk for your company, ongoing communication regarding your entries, access to reports, and invitations to exclusive virtual events hosted by both The Webbys and our partners around the world.

If you are yet to enter The Webby Awards you can learn more about our categories, eligibility and guidelines here.

How can I sponsor Webby Awards events?

If you would like to chat with our team about potential sponsorships, please contact Alex McGrath, Vice President, Business Development via email at