keynote speaker

noun

Definition of keynote speaker

: one who delivers a keynote address

Examples of keynote speaker in a Sentence

Senator Williams was the keynote speaker at the convention.
Recent Examples on the Web The event’s keynote speaker will be selected by Booth and shared at a later date. Joe Taschler, Journal Sentinel, 4 Aug. 2022 The rain broke and the sun beamed brightly just as keynote speaker and area combat veteran Wes Barnes took the stage to speak about a call to duty that while patient, wouldn’t be quieted. Shelley Jones, Chicago Tribune, 28 July 2022 Dozens of incoming University of Michigan Medical School students walked out of a pro-life keynote speaker’s address, after a previous petition to get the speaker removed failed. Fox News, 25 July 2022 The roster included keynote speaker Army retired Brig. Vincent T. Davis, San Antonio Express-News, 25 July 2022 Shane Snow is an internationally bestselling author, investigative journalist, and renowned keynote speaker. Shane Snow, Forbes, 16 June 2022 Closing the night with her keynote speaker address, Obama stepped out in a striking lime green top, layered necklaces and a reflective beige pantsuit. Alexis Jones, PEOPLE.com, 14 June 2022 The event will feature keynote speaker Kwabena Lumumba, a community activist and photographer from Atlanta. al, 10 June 2022 The event kicked off with a welcome banquet at Colony West Golf Club featuring keynote speaker former Miami Heat coach Ron Rothstein, who is now a studio analyst for the team. Gary Curreri, Sun Sentinel, 19 May 2022 See More

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First Known Use of keynote speaker

1896, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of keynote speaker was in 1896

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Last Updated

11 Aug 2022

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“Keynote speaker.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/keynote%20speaker. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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