This TwitchCon, get ready to be inspired. We’re introducing a brand new speaker series featuring guests who have done it all and are ready to share their amazing stories with you.

Yes, this is your chance to get life advice from the guy who landed the world’s first 900 at the X Games, the creator of Clerks, and the woman who made The Guild.

Our guests are Tony Hawk, Kevin Smith, and Felicia Day. Plus, djWHEAT is hosting an extra fireside chat between two Twitch veterans – Ninja, and our co-founder and CEO, Emmett Shear.

Whether you’re a fan of their work or you’re looking for motivation to begin your own journey, we hope you stop by. If you can’t join us in San Jose, you can still watch the talks and everything else going down at the Glitch Theater on


Here’s the schedule:

Tony Hawk – Friday, 10/26 at 1:00 PM

The most famous action sports athlete in the world talks about life in the spotlight, building a brand, and developing your persona.

Twitch: Past, Present, Future with Emmett & Ninja – Friday, 10/26 at 2:30 PM

Two Twitch veterans chat about the evolution of Twitch, their biggest successes, and what the future of streaming may hold.

Twitch Talk: Kevin Smith – Saturday, October 27 at 1:00 PM

The creator of Clerks joins Ezekiel_III to talk about what Twitch streamers can learn from his experience as a writer, filmmaker, and podcaster.

Twitch Talk: Felicia Day – Sunday, Oct 28 at 12:30 PM

A pioneer of online video content, Felicia Day will tell us about defining yourself as a creator, building a brand, and growing a healthy online community.