🎙 Keynote Speaker
🎙 Panel Moderator
🎙 Virtual Event Host

Your audience will love how Ross Brand shares actionable advice and the latest insights on how to monetize livestreaming. They’ll be entertained as he weaves in stories from his career in broadcasting and his 700+ livestreams.

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I have invited Ross to speak about his approach to social media branding at a business communication class I teach at NYU. My graduate students were inspired to apply the actionable steps he shared, enabling them to stand out online and get career opportunities, without chasing “likes.”
Nancy Ancowitz
Author, Self-Promotion for Introverts®

Most Requested Talks


Three Paths to Revenue with Livestreaming

When it comes to monetizing live video, there are 3 paths most people take. Find out what they are and how they drive revenue. Attendees will learn how to pinpoint the best path for their talent & personality.

Why Podcasters Need to Livestream

Livestreaming can help podcasters grow their audience, build their brand and stand out on social media. Attendees learn the best ways to employ live video to benefit both their podcast and their business.

Turning Livestream Guests into Customers, Clients and Business Partners

Having livestream guests can open the doors to business opportunities. Ross provides the steps he takes to create a positive guest experience resulting in clients, customers & collaborators.

The Portfolio Method: An Introvert-Friendly Approach to Social Media

Monetize social media without a major investment of time. Ross developed the introvert-friendly Portfolio Method to help people to create a digital footprint optimized to convert warm leads. 

When you hire Ross to speak at your event, you can expect him to go above and beyond in promoting on social media and delivering massive value from the stage.

Speaking & Event Schedule

January 25-28, 2024

Podfest Multimedia Expo

It’s the 10th anniversary of the world’s premier podcasting event. I’ll be speaking on the video track and also participating in the author showcase.

Podfest 2024 Speaker Card for Ross Brand

December 12, 2023

NYC Video Creator Meetup

Co-organizer and co-host of Holiday Get-Together in Times Square with the NYC Podcasters. 

NYC Video Creator Meetup

December 8-10, 2023

Conscious Wealth Summit

Speaking on the Keynote stage at 2pm ET on Saturday, December 9 on how to monetize livestreaming in 2024. Get your free virtual ticket.

September 9, 2023

Independent Podcast Conference

Speaking at Indie Pod Con 8 in Philadelphia on how to recognize and avoid bad advice from digital media gurus who haunt the livestreaming, podcasting and YouTube spaces.

Indie Pod Con speaker card Ross Brand

July 17, 2023

Pod Prodigy

Speaking to students in the Pod Prodigy program about how to easily repurpose livestreams into Shorts/Reels/TikTok videos, audio podcasts, blog posts and much more. Limited spaces are available for the general public to attend.

Pod Prodigy speaker Ross Brand

March 27-30, 2023

Podfest Global Summit

Excited for a new role at the upcoming #podfestglobal virtual conference: I’m the MC for the video/video podcasting track.

Podfest Global Summit 2023 Speaker Card Ross Brand

February 21-24, 2023

Social Profit Lab

Speaking about how to monetize livestreaming in 2023 with host Katie Brinkley. With a focus on revenue generation and a strong lineup of speakers, Social Profit Lab is one of 2023’s most anticipated virtual summits.

Ross Brand Social Profit Lab speaker

January 26-29, 2023

Podfest Multimedia Expo

Speaker on the Amazon Influencer panel talking about how to turn your podcast into an Amazon Live show. Featuring Jim Fuhs (moderator), Chris Stone and Jeff Sieh.

Podfest 2023 speaker Ross Brand Amazon Live Panel

January 26-29, 2023

Podfest Multimedia Expo

Featured author at Podfest’s Author Meet & Greet. Signing copies of 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions, Volume 3.

Ross Brand Podfest Author Event

May 26-29, 2022

Podfest Multimedia Expo | Vidfest Expo

Speaking about how to monetize livestreaming in 2022. Social media isn’t working for most people. I present five different ways that livestreamers are successfully monetizing their content. 

Podfest Videfest Speaker Ross Brand

May 26-29, 2022

Podfest Multimedia Expo | Vidfest Expo

Organizer and host of Livestreamers Meetup at Podfest in Orlando. Sponsored by Wave.video.

Ross Brand Livestreamers Meetup Podfest

May 10, 2022


Speaking about “5 tips for livestreaming” at Podlab presented by Podfest Expo.

February 2022

Get Published Summit

Talking about how I created 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions by interviewing influencers and how we marketed the book to become an international #1 Best Seller in 18 Amazon categories.

January 10-12, 2022

Live Booster by evmux

Speaking about building a powerful brand with livestreaming at the launch of evmux’s new livestreaming software solution.

Ross Brand evmux live booster livestreaming product launch event

September 28, 2021

Good Comes First Book Launch

Organizer and host for the virtual book launch party for the release of Good Comes First by S. Chris Edmonds and Mark S. Babbitt.

Good Comes First Book Launch Party

July 29, 2021

Book Launch Party for 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions

Organizer and host for the virtual book launch party for the release of my first book 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions. Includes panels featuring the book’s contributors grouped by area of expertise: Livestreaming, podcasting, self-publishing, event organizing, YouTube.

Book Launch Party 100 Livestreaming & Digital Media Predictions by Ross Brand

May 31 - June 3, 2021

Build Your Audience Online Summit

Hosted by Jan Koch from Virtual Summit Mastery. Ross’ talk is on building your brand with livestreaming.

May 15, 2021

Monetize Livestreaming Now Virtual Summit

It’s the first and only livestreaming conference dedicated exclusively to the topic of mometization. Ross is the host, producer and organizer. He also is speaking about getting paid to livestream and conducting a fireside chat with Nasdaq TV host & financial advisor Winnie Sun.

monetize livestreaming now virtual summit ross brand

May 15, 2021

Monetize Livestreaming Now Virtual Summit

Speaking about getting paid to livestream, hosting a fireside chat with Nasdaq TV host & financial advisor Winnie Sun and moderating the sponsor panel.

Ross Brand Monetize Livestreaming Now

April 10, 2021

Simple Easy Marketing Virtual Summit

Speaking about what to continue doing online, in your business and in general as things go back to normal.

simple easy marketing virtual summit speaker ross brand

March 15-19, 2021

Quietly Influential Summit

It’s Ross’ first time speaking at an introvert conference. His talk will focus on livestreaming and working in radio as an introvert as well as developing the introvert-friendly portfolio method approach to social media featured in Psychology Today.

February 22-26, 2021 & March 1-5, 2021

Podfest Global Summit | Vidfest Global

Podfest is world’s second-largest podcast conference and it’s one of Ross’ favorite events. This time his Vidfest talk is on the guest experience — turn interview guests into customers, clients and collaborators.

December 3, 2020

Book Launch Party for 2021 Social Media Planner & Guide

One of six speakers invited by the author, Louise McDonnell. Topics include livestreaming and predictions for digital media in 2021.

2021 Social Media Planner & Guide book launch. Ross Brand speaker

November 30 - December 4, 2020

Podfest Global Summit | Vidfest Global

Speaking about multistreaming on the livestreaming track presented by Squadcast.

podfest global vidfest speaker ross brand

November 6-7, 2020

Blog & Video Con

Speaking about the power of multistreaming to grow your audience.

Blog and Video Con Ross Brand speaker

October 30, 2020

Livestream Universe 5th Anniversary Party & Show

Organizer and host of 5-hour livestream celebrating the 5th anniversary of Livestream Universe, giving away $13K in prizes from leading industry brands. Over 60 guests – fellow creators, entrepreneurs and industry executives – appeared live to offer their predictions for the future of livestreaming and digital media. 

Livestream Universe-5th anniversary party and show

September 12-13, 2020

Independent Podcast Conference

Speaking about converting warm leads with video at Indie Pod Con aka ICON6 (formerly  the Mid-Atlantic Podcast Conference)

Independent Podcast Conference ross brand speaker

July 18, 2020

Blog & Video Con

Speaking about the exciting new StreamYard features and how they can benefit creators and entrepreneurs.

blog & video con ross brand

June 30, 2020

Social Media Day Virtual Summit

Speaking with host Eddie Garrison on the latest developments in livestreaming.

social media day virtual summit 2020 ross brand

June 27, 2020

Monetize Your Podcast Virtual Conference

Speaking about how to monetize your podcast with video.

monetize your podcast virtual conference ross brand speaker

June 13, 2020

Podcasting for Beginners Virtual Conference

Speaking about why new podcasters should use video to grow their audience, starting with Episode 1!

podcasting for beginners virtual conference speaker ross brand

May 8-9, 2020

Blog & Video Con

Speaking about livestreaming for business.

Blog & Video Con ross brand

May 2-3, 2020

People of Video Conference

Solo talk on growing your audience through multistreaming. 

Ross Brand People of Video Speaker

May 2-3, 2020

People of Video Conference

Speaking on the LinkedIn Live panel along with Rob Balasabas (moderator), Judi Fox, Brad Friedman, Denise Alison and Cassandra Thompson.

April 25, 2020

Social Media Promotion for Podcasting

Speaking about using video to promote your audio content.

social media promotion for podcasting speaker ross brand

April 11, 2020

Super Entrepreneur Conference

Speaking on how to standout as a business professional when using live video.

Super Entrepreneur Conference speaker ross brand

March 31, 2020

Live Streaming Bootcamp

Helping fellow creators build skills for hosting and producting live video content, including how to use StreamYard. Hosted by Eddie Garrison. Other speakers include StreamYard CEO Geige Vandentop and personal branding coach Professor Nez.

Live Streaming Bootcamp Ross Brand Eddie Garrison Geige Vandentop Professor Nez StreamYard

March 28, 2020

NYC Video Creator Meetup (Virtual)

Co-Host of first virtual meetup of NYC Video Creators.

March 28-29, 2020

Indie Pod Virtual Conference

Host and organizer of the livestreaming panel at Indie Pod Con Virtual. Panelists include Rob Greenlee, Geige Vandentop and Jennifer Quinn “JennyQ.”

Indie Pod Con Virtual Conference Ross Brand Speaker

March 6-8, 2020

Podfest Multimedia Expo

Speaking on the livestreaming panel in Orlando. 

Podfest Expo Ross Brand speaker

March 6-8, 2020

Podfest Multimedia Expo

Hosting a livestreamer meetup at Podfest in Orlando. Sponsored by StreamYard with $500 in gear giveaways.

Livestreamers Meetup at Podfest sponsored by StreamYard

February 22, 2020

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of monthly meetup in Midtown. Sponsored by TubeBuddy and People of Video Conference. 

NYC Video Creators Meetup

February 21, 2020

Video Marketing Summit for Entrepreneurs

Speaking on the latest trends in livestreaming for entrepreneurs with host Denise Alison. 

video marketing summit speaker ross brand

January 18, 2020

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of monthly meetup in Midtown.

NYC Video Creators Meetup

November 23, 2019

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of monthly meetup at Gotham West Market.

NYC Video Creators Meetup

October 26, 2019

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of monthly meetup at Gotham West Market.

NYC Video Creators

September 28, 2019

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of monthly meetup at Gotham West Market.

NYC Video Creators Meetup

September 18, 2019

NYU Virtual Guest Lecture

Speaking to an NYU business communication class of graduate students on how to use the portfolio method to build a career brand online without wasting time or chasing likes. Available to the public as a livestream on LinkedIn Live. 

NYU guest lecture Ross Brand

September 6-7, 2019

Mid-Atlantic Podcast Conference

Speaking on the three paths to revenue with livestreaming and why podcasters need to add video.

Mid-Atlantic Podcast Conference Ross Brand speaker

August 17, 2019

NYC Video Creators Meetup

Co-host of new monthly meetup.

NYC Video Creators Meetup

July 8-12, 2019

Social Power Summit

Speaking about livestreaming with host Dr. Aikyna Finch on Wednesday, July 10, 2019.

June 30, 2019

Social Media Day Virtual Summit

Speaking about creating Alexa Flash Briefings.

Social media day virtual summit ross brand

June 18-19, 2019

Social Media Week Lima

Host of Live Video Panel and speaker/discussion leader on Alexa Flash Briefings at the Midwest’s largest social media marketing conference.

Ross Brand Social Media Week Lima smwl

April 1, 2019

Montclair Media Alliance

Speaking about Alexa Flash Briefings at the North Jersey meetup.

March 14, 2019

NYC Video Mastermind (Live)

Co-hosting the NYC Video Mastermind live on YouTube.

NYC Video Mastermind Live

January 13, 2019

NYC Video Mastermind

Co-founder of NYC Video Mastermind; our first event includes lunch and a video/photo walk down the West Side of Manhattan to the Ground Zero Memorial. 

NYC Video Mastermind

October 27, 2018

NYU Entrepreneurship Panel

Speaking on the Entrepreneurship Panel at New York University’s Alumni Weekend.

NYU Alumni Weekend Entrepreneurship Panel Ross Brand

June 29, 2018

BeLive Around the World: Social Media Day 2018

Host of BeLive’s Social Media Day celebration interviewing BeLive streamers from many different countries and continents.

Ross Brand BeLive Around the World Social Media Day

June 20-21, 2018

Social Media Week Lima

Speaker on the Live Video Panel at the Midwest’s largest social media marketing conference.

ross brand social media week lima swml

March 6-9, 2018

Content Creators Summit

Speaker about livestreaming with host Kim Doyal.

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What The Experts Say

"Ross Brand is the King of Livestreaming. If you want to know about livestreaming, he is the guy."

Dave Jackson
Hall of Fame Podcaster

“Ross is personable, has a great intuition about what people want to see on Livestream shows and is one of the biggest influences in my success.”

Leslie Nance
Shorty Awards Finalist

"Ross Brand is definitely a guy who knows all about livestreaming, can talk to you about why you should be using it, how you should be using it, and you can check him out as a great example of someone using livestreaming too."

Rebekah Radice
Top 5 Social Media Blogger

geige_vandentop 100 livestreaming digital media predictions
“While we were making StreamYard, we studied Ross very carefully. I watched his streams while we were building StreamYard.”

Geige Vandentop
StreamYard CEO

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