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Tuesday, March 17



Christine Vachon Keynote ACC Vimeo TheaterScott Foundas • Christine Vachon Data and Spoon Benders: Hacked Music and Design ACC Room 15Michael Hendrix Ghostwriters Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Stephanie Land Podcasters Meet Up JW Marriott Room 508Espree Devora The New TV Star: How to Build an Audience Online Four Seasons Ballroom ABMichelle Castillo • Kelly Day • Tyler Oakley • Max Polisar • Tom Ryan Web Series Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Tim Street Artience: Art and Science in the World of Design JW Marriott Salon BAnn-Caryn Cleveland • Soleio Cuervo • Scott Klemmer • Steve Vassallo Build a Life, Not a Resume JW Marriott Room 407Nathan Gebhard • Holman Wang Digital Democracy: Amplifying LGBT Stories Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Wesley Adams • Bryan Simmons • Andrew Wallace • Serena Worthington How to Start A Successful Community Among Giants Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DMartin Bryant • Markus Spiering Mentor Session: Celina Rollon Courtyard Marriott Brazos ICelina Rollon Mentor Session: Dwayne Cathey Courtyard Marriott Brazos IDwayne Cathey Mentor Session: Gregory Green Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIGregory Green Mentor Session: Michael Lovett Courtyard Marriott Brazos IMichael Lovett Mentor Session: Michelle Phan Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIIMichelle Phan Mentor Session: Nathan Toups Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIINathan Toups Mentor Session: Pamela Pavliscak Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIPamela Pavliscak Mentor Session: Pieter Jongerius Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIIPieter Jongerius Mentor Session: Scott Owens Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIScott Owens Series R: Customer Revenue Is Replacing Series A Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BSarah Bird • Nick Francis • Alex Moore • Chris Savage Six Years and $60 Million for This Stupid Hoodie JW Marriott Room 408-409Peter Kim We're All Related. The (Big) Data Proves It JW Marriott Salon 5-6Katarzyna Bryc • AJ Jacobs • Joanna Mountain Mentors - Programming II: Anderson Le (HIFF) ACC Room 11ABAnderson Le Mentors - Programming II: Basil Tsiokos (Nantucket Film Festival & Sundance assoc) ACC Room 11ABBasil Tsiokos Mentors - Programming II: Courtney Sexton (CNN Films) ACC Room 11ABCourtney Sexton Mentors - Programming II: Erik Jambor (Indie Memphis) ACC Room 11ABErik Jambor Mentors - Programming II: Gina Duncan (Burns Film Center) ACC Room 11ABGina Duncan Mentors - Programming II: Greg Rhem (HBO) ACC Room 11ABGreg Rhem Mentors - Programming II: Landon Zakheim (Sundance Institute/AFI Fest) ACC Room 11ABLandon Zakheim Mentors - Programming II: Linda Olszewski (ShortsHD/Shorts Intl) ACC Room 11ABLinda Olszewski Mentors - Programming II: Lisa Ogdie (Sundance) ACC Room 11ABLisa Ogdie Mentors - Programming II: Martijn te Pas (IDFA) ACC Room 11ABMartijn te Pas Robot Petting Zoo JW Marriott Salon EDesiree Matel-Anderson • Rebeka Ryvola




A Conversation with Henry Rollins ACC Room 18ABCDDana Harris • Henry Rollins Any PR Pros Out There? JW Marriott Room 509Owen Sexton BitAngels Bitcoin Meetup JW Marriott Room 502-503Michael Terpin Future of Non-profits Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504David Neff Meet the Insiders X ACC Room 13ABJonathan Hafter • Tom Mackay • Gerald Peary • Jan Younghusband Mindfulness at Work Meet Up JW Marriott Room 508Matthew Bellows Rock That Font Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Shawn O\'Keefe Beacon Technology & the Rise of Hyper Localization ACC Ballroom GAlexandre Ackermans • Jeff Sinclair Lean On Is the New Lean In Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Lee Holloway • Michelle Zatlyn Mentor Session: Ann Greenberg Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIAnn Greenberg Mentor Session: Clay Crenshaw Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIClay Crenshaw Mentor Session: Craig Barker Courtyard Marriott Brazos IICraig Barker Mentor Session: Dylan Stevenson Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIIDylan Stevenson Mentor Session: Jan Triplett Courtyard Marriott Brazos IJan Triplett PhD Mentor Session: John Robert Reed Courtyard Marriott Brazos IJohn Robert Reed Mentor Session: Nazli Yuzak Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIINazli Yuzak Mentor Session: Rod Paddock Courtyard Marriott Brazos IIIRod Paddock Mentor Session: Sandeep Kumar Courtyard Marriott Brazos ISandeep Kumar Mentor Session: Trey Shelton Courtyard Marriott Brazos IITrey Shelton Raise the Bar: Remaking Health for the Underserved JW Marriott Room 203-204Stan Berkow • Andrey Ostrovsksy MD • Andrey Ostrovsky MD • Lori Melichar Software Innovation Against the Odds JW Marriott Salon BBarbara Barry • Joan DiMicco • Brian Kane • Jesse Kriss The Future Is Short-Form: Storytelling for Today Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3David Freeman • Bonnie Pan • Lucas Shaw The Revenue Promise of Predictive Intelligence Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JAmanda Kahlow • Joseph Puthussery Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Benjamin Braun (Submarine Entertainment) ACC Room 11ABBenjamin Braun Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Dan Fisher (Entertainment One) ACC Room 11ABDan Fisher Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Dan Guando (Weinstein Co) ACC Room 11ABDan Guando Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: John Von Thaden (Magnolia Pictures) ACC Room 11ABJohn Von Thaden Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Kate Hurwitz (Cinetic Media) ACC Room 11ABKate Hurwitz Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Peter Trinh (ICM Partners) ACC Room 11ABPeter Trinh Mentors - Sales and Acquisitions II: Tom Davia (Cinemaven Media) ACC Room 11ABTom Davia



A Conversation with the Cast of NBC's Undateable ACC Room 18ABCDChris D\'Elia • Ron Funches • Rick Glassman • Bill Lawrence • Brent Morin Austin Music People Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Jennifer Houlihan Fanboys and Fangirls of Digital Marketing Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Angela Vesagas Let's Meet Up: Collaboration for the 21st Century JW Marriott Room 504Andres Faucher Meet the Insiders XII ACC Room 13ABLouis Black • Gerald Peary Meet Up: Discuss Debugging the Gender Gap in Tech JW Marriott Room 509Robin Hauser Reynolds Music as Personalized Medicine: Experiment at SXSW ACC Room 17BJessica Grahn • Tristan Jehan • Alexis Kopikis • Daphne Zohar Pro Bono Legal Services for Filmmakers InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BErik Metzger • Alma Robinson • Katie Wagner Stubb’s BBQ: Cultivating a Cult Brand Meet Up JW Marriott Room 508Matthew Gase Corporate Capital: A Best Kept Secret Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KLuis Arbulu • Stephanie Hospital • Rafael Torres Fighting Surveillance Can Be Good for Business JW Marriott Salon 3Alex Abdo • Matthew Prince Modern Swiss Army Knife: Apps for Independence ACC Room 10ABStephen Ewell • Betsy Furler • Cristy Gamez-Galka • Amy Wheeler The Biggest Issues in Digital Ethics JW Marriott Salon 7Susan Etlinger • Don Heider • Erin Reilly • John Thomas The State of Surveillance ACC Ballroom ABill Binney What I Learned Speaking in Yemen Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7John Bates • Sharon Bates Mentors - Agents and Managers: Heather Collier (Collier Talent Agency) ACC Room 11ABHeather Collier Mentors - Agents and Managers: Jordan Gilbert (Lionsgate) ACC Room 11ABJordan Gilbert Mentors - Agents and Managers: Kate Townsend (BBC) ACC Room 11ABKate Townsend Mentors - Agents and Managers: Katie Krentz (Cartoon Network) ACC Room 11ABKatie Krentz Mentors - Agents and Managers: Kevin Rowe (Odenkirk Provissiero Entertainment) ACC Room 11ABKevin Rowe Mentors - Agents and Managers: Meghan Oliver (Paradigm Talent Agency) ACC Room 11ABMeghan Oliver Mentors - Agents and Managers: Melissa Solomon (Verve Talent and Literary Agency) ACC Room 11ABMelissa Solomon Mentors - Agents and Managers: Steven Beer (Franklin, Weinrib, Rudell & Vassallo, P.C.) ACC Room 11ABSteven Beer Decoding Design Feedback & Avoiding UX Quagmires JW Marriott Room 301-302Doug Hopkins