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keynote address

This page is about the collocation keynote address

collocation pattern: noun + noun

Meaning

the main speech or lecture at a conference, seminar, meeting, etc.

For example

  • Who'll be giving the keynote address at this year's conference?

  • She made some very interesting points in her keynote address.

Note:
Also "keynote speech"

Quick Quiz

If you give the keynote address, you're

a. the first speaker

b. the main speaker

c. the only speaker

Contributor: Matt Errey