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Friday, March 13
 

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Challenges of Free-to-Play: No Money, No Problem Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Cory Butler • Gary Gattis • Matthew Hemby • Jeff Petry Life in the OASIS: Emulating the 1980s in-Browser Long Center AT&T Education RoomErnest Cline • Jason Scott The In-Stadium Fan Experience in MLS Four Seasons Ballroom CDMax Bretos • Adrian Hanauer • Robb Heineman • Merritt Paulson Big Data and AI Need Each Other And You Need Both ACL Live at the Moody Theater ACL LiveGanesh Bell • Amir Husain • Maher Masri • Manoj Saxena • Michael Stewart Designing for Trust JW Marriott Salon DMichael Boeke Digital Diversity: How Culture Impacts Digital Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Virginia Lennon • Christian Martinez How to Own The Conversation: Launching the MKC Palm Door on Sixth Main StageAshley Davidson • Adam Flanagan • Robert Pietsch • Chad Rumminger • Sarah Shanfield • Scott Steiner Next Nature: How Technology Becomes Nature JW Marriott Salon 3Koert van Mensvoort ReleaseIt at SXSW: Round 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BSusan Amat • Trey Bowles • Evan Burfield • Shauna Causey • Marc Nager Revamping Photoshop for Screen Design JW Marriott Salon EZorana Gee The Climate Crisis: Challenge & Opportunity ACC Exhibit Hall 5Al Gore What Is A Brand Now Anyway? Sheraton Austin Capitol BallroomLaura Gordon • Vinoo Vijay • Russell Wager • James Ward What Marketers Can Learn From Political Campaigns Trinity Hall Trinity HallPeter Bouchard • Rich Mintz • Michelle Mullineaux • David Murphy Designing Your Future with the Connected Car JW Marriott Room 310-311Cobie Everdell • Diny Huang How to Keep Ideas Alive After SXSW JW Marriott Room 301-302Christian Dodd • Nicholas Papagiannis Psychological Architectures for Persuasive Tech JW Marriott Salon FBrian Cugelman PhD

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Coaching Fast and Fearlessly Four Seasons Ballroom ABArt Briles • Kevin Kelley • George Schroeder How to Remain Relevant in Today’s Digital Age ACC Ballroom DCharles Barkley • Richard Deitsch Sport for Development: Affecting Societal Change Four Seasons Ballroom CDJoey Cheek • Matt Geschke • Dave Mingey • Paul Teeple The Changing Face of Action Sports Media Four Seasons San JacintoAngel Collinson • Tana Hoffman • Todd Jones • Keith Sharman Building an Army of Brand Advocates Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDLuanne Calvert • Amanda Levy • Abby Lunardini • Terry Macko CSS as a Service: Maintaining Style JW Marriott Salon BShay Howe Customizable Interactive SVG Graphics for the Web JW Marriott Salon DDevina Coutinho • Priyanka Herur Global Digital Trends for The Luxury Consumer Palm Door on Sixth Main StageKeenan Ellsberry • Mark Evans • Chris Milk • Paul Miser How to Disrupt Wall St: The Flash Boys Blueprint JW Marriott Salon 5-6Brad Katsuyama New Social Networks Are Changing Entire Industries JW Marriott Salon 7Carmel DeAmicis • Nate Gross • Jay Hallberg • Manish Kothari ReleaseIt at SXSW Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BSusan Amat • Trey Bowles • Evan Burfield • Shauna Causey • Marc Nager The Art and Science of Shareability Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Dao Nguyen The Internet: F@#% Free Speech, F@#% Fair Use JW Marriott Room 404Sarah Feingold • David Wong The Myth of Reducing Friction in Your Product JW Marriott Salon ASushmita Subramanian Using Data to Create Rich User Experiences Trinity Hall Trinity HallMike Baker • Subu Desaraju • Scott Lange • Andrew Martin You Are Not A Product: The Ello Revolution Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Paul Budnitz Your Laws, Your Data: Making Government More Open ACC Room 10ABMolly Bohmer • Daniel Schuman • Molly Schwartz • Rebecca Williams Helping Hands in the Global Village Long Center West Pincer LoungeTroy Farnsworth CP, FAAOP • Troy Farnsworth • Jonathan Schull

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Trusted Filters and the Rise of Data Loyalty ACC Ballroom CJason CranfordTeague Egg Hunt: The History of Easter Eggs in Games Long Center KodoskyJuuso Myllyrinne • Matias Myllyrinne Filmmaking Cues from Top Sports Cinematographers Four Seasons San JacintoSkip Clark • Al Francesco • Brian Schulz • John Tipton Making to Manufacturing Long Center West Pincer LoungeMarc Boudria • Rob Faludi • Peter Li • Nathan Siedle • Peter Vancorenland The Athlete Slash Entrepreneur Four Seasons Ballroom ABIsrael Idonije • Mike Kafka • Linda Lacina USA/Europe Co-Production and Funding Opportunities ACC Room 17BTruls Kontny • Ingrid Rudefors • Mikael Svensson And While We Are Asking, Is Media Dead Too? Sheraton Austin Capitol BallroomBob Garfield • Meredith Kopit Levien • Eamonn Store Behind the Social at PBS' Largest Content Provider JW Marriott Salon 7Hannah Auerbach • Molly Jacobs • Tory Starr • Olivia Wong Brand and Deliver: Creating Custom Branded Content Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Spencer Griffin • Luke Simmons Brands as the New Medicis in Art's Digital Age JW Marriott Room 402-403Don Meek • Amos Pizzey • Emma Trant Commercial Threats to Freedom of Speech Online ACC Room 10ABAmy Austin • Paul Alan Levy • Evan Mascagni • Laura Prather Decoding Gender Diversity in Tech JW Marriott Salon 1Carolina Huaranca • Savannah Peterson • Alexa Scordato • Darrell Silver F1 Data Analysis Shifts Gears to Healthcare JW Marriott Room 203-204Julian Jenkins • Geoff McGrath • Dan Rutstein Fear, Shame, Empathy & More Ways to Change Behavior ACC Exhibit Hall 5Daniel Pink Fighting Ebola With Technology, Data and Innovation JW Marriott Room 201-202Ann Mei Chang • Wendy Taylor • Steven VanRoekel Going Wearable, Are you ready? Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomAngela Caicedo How Beautiful Tools Make Sense of Complex Data ACL Live at the Moody Theater ACL LiveFrancois Xavier Fringant • Gloria Lau • Naomi Robbins • Kevin Safford How SciFi Drives Marketing In the Exponential Age Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Will Kassoy • Marco Mascorro • Kyle Nel • Ari Popper How to Be a More Inefficient Designer JW Marriott Salon EMarke Johnson • Nathan Johnson How to Maximize the Google Grant ACC Room 6ABRyan Joneson • Dave Martin Launched From a Dorm Room Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BJessica Cole • Alena Gribskov • David Luan • Victor Wong Making the Internet of Things A Reality JW Marriott Room 208Glen Burchers • John Dixon • Steven Nelson • Steve Schwinke McDonald’s Pitch Session: Content Creation Hilton Austin Downtown Salon D Mosh Pit of Experts 2015: The Future of Social JW Marriott Room 404Sam Decker • Sean McDonald No, I will (Probably) Not Redesign Your Website JW Marriott Salon DJon Setzen Security of Things: Who Will Save Us? JW Marriott Salon 4Nicholas Percoco Snackability Effect: A New Norm for Brand Content Palm Door on Sixth Main StageGregory Clayman • Ashley Davidson • Jeff Hurlow • Paul Miser • Eliot Rausch • Danielle Strle Turning Customers into Hackers Through Technology Trinity Hall Trinity HallSefi Grossman • Sarah Schultz • Aaron Smith • Are Traasdahl • Ritu Trivedi What Tech Startups Should Be Doing Next JW Marriott Salon 5-6Jessica Lawrence Who's Driving the Extinction of Pro Photographers? Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendKelly McBride • Sara Quinn World Leaders on Twitter: What They Can Teach Us Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Alexandra Ekkelenkamp • Matthias Lüfkens • Aurelie Valtat How to Take A Big Trip: Plan Your Own Gap Year JW Marriott Room 301-302Kristin Zibell Modern Web Accessibility Workshop JW Marriott Salon HPatrick Fox Reinventing Government R&D to Save Lives JW Marriott Salon GDr. Reginald Brothers • Dr Robert Griffin Take A Shot: Injecting Tech into Your NPO Mission JW Marriott Room 303-304Aaron Bramley • Martin Dugas Why Should I Wear This? JW Marriott Room 307Elizabeth Glenewinkel • Mario Ruiz

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The Contagion Cookbook ACC Ballroom CMarcus Collins The State of the Maker Movement In Brazil ACC Ballroom BManoel Lemos Back to the Future of Media ACC Ballroom DBen Lerer Better Living Through Minecraft Long Center AT&T Education RoomMichael Langlois Can Sports Help End a Culture of Violence? Four Seasons Ballroom CDBen Casselman • Katie Hnida • Donald McPherson • Jane Randel Does Playing Sports Equal Brain Damage? Four Seasons Ballroom ABJoanne Gerstner • Jeffrey Kutcher • Ben Utecht Streams, Shuffles and Statutes: Congress and Music ACC Room 18ABCDGreg Barnes • Jason Chaffetz • Elizabeth Frazee • Katie Peters Suspension of Disbelief in Virtual Reality Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Paul Bettner • Jan Goetgeluk • Dan Hurd • Jason Jerald • Amir Rubin The Road to Character ACC Ballroom ADavid Brooks A Million Medicis: Funding the Content Revolution Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendDavid Dylan Thomas Art and Experience: A Future for Creativity JW Marriott Salon 2Laura Bernstein • Lori Kozlowski • Todd Lefelt • Maritza Yoes Brands: Connective Tissue Between People and Tech Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3James Kirkham • Nick Parrish Building Community with the Open Lab Blueprint JW Marriott Room 402-403Ellen Jorgensen • Ashley Quinn Building Gender-Balanced Startups Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EStewart Alsop • Vanessa Camones • Julie Ann Horvath • Colleen Taylor Can Photojournalism Survive the Smartphone Era? Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Gary Hershorn • Kenneth Jarecke • Benjamin Lowy • William Philpott • Scout Tufankjian Digital Disruption: Do or Die Trinity Hall Trinity HallDon Abraham • Eric Pfeifer • Kurt Unkel • Tony Vecchiato Don't Hire Robots: The Human Touch in Social Media JW Marriott Room 404Jeanette Gibson Education, Impact Investing and US Foreign Policy ACC Room 6ABKrishanti Vignarajah End to Brogramming? How Women are Shaping Tech JW Marriott Salon 1Nellie Bowles • Leah Chernikoff • Danika Laszuk • Danae Ringelmann • Nicole Sanchez Global Water Crisis: Solvable ACC Room 5ABCGuga Ketzer • Jon Rose How Kids Changed the Way We Design for Adults JW Marriott Salon DKerry Bodine • Lisa Lindström McDonald’s Pitch Session: Transportation and Delivery Hilton Austin Downtown Salon D Natural User Interface Design for Engaging Art and Performance JW Marriott Salon 3Joao Beira • Jerome Morrison • Matthew Mosher Radical Healthcare: What Do Consumers Want? JW Marriott Room 203-204Jennifer Chung • Alejandro Foung • Jason Oberfest • Vinnie Ramesh Social Stars to Super Stars: Latinos on the Rise ACC Ballroom FDaniel Aguilar • Drew Baldwin • Doug Greiff • Maiah Ocando • Cris Ordaz Storytelling For Dummies: Create a Lasting Brand Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Johnny Brackett • John Kilcullen • Lauren Sherman The Meet Up Organizer's Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Tony Mai The Mosaic Mindset: Building Luxury Brands Palm Door on Sixth Main StageJon Pearce Working Moms Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Terri Koen Yale Student Startup Pitch-Off Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BJames Boyle • Jim Boyle • David Mount • Katie Rae • Michael Seibel

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Based On A True Story: Games, Film and Cancer Long Center KodoskyRyan Green • Josh Larson • David Osit • Malika Zouhali-Worrall Beyond the Bar Graph: Insights Over Info Four Seasons Ballroom CDChristopher Glode • Gavin Teo • Marybeth Thompson Old Game, New Tricks: What's the Future of Golf? Four Seasons Ballroom ABShane Bacon • Charlie Kautz • Andrew Kipper • Ashley Mayo Problem Solvers: Tech + Youth Sports = Universal Access Four Seasons San JacintoTom Farrey • Jeremy Goldberg • Risa Isard American Food 2.0: United to Feed the Planet Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomMitchell Davis • Jeffrey Dunn • Max Mullen • Kaitlin Yarnall Are You in a Social Media Experiment? JW Marriott Salon 8Jason Baldridge • Jennifer Golbeck • Philip Resnik • Michelle Zhou Assume and Make an Ass Out of You and Your Startup Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ANick Rosenthal • Steve Welch Beyond Pixels: User Experience Is Your Product JW Marriott Salon BRyan Block • Kevin Gibbon Bootstrapping from the Beach: It's Your Turn Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesAline Mayard • Shaun Moore Can Common Food Goals Find Common Ground? Driskill Hotel MaximilianCathleen Enright • Tamar Haspel • Chris Miller Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru: Better Together ACC Room 10ABErick Aponte • Sebastian Gomez • Julio Carlos Marron • Jorge Valdes Civic Engagement from the Dorm to Dakar ACC Room 5ABCKara Andrade • Eric Nelson Designers and Content Creators: Make Love Not War JW Marriott Salon CChristine Cawthorne • Jon Kohrs Does the IoT Need to Be User-Centered? We Say Yes JW Marriott Room 208Justin Butler • Mario Esposito • Michael Jungen • Chris Massot • Amy Puliafito • Aaron C Teersteg Hacking the Brain: What's Next for Neuro-Health JW Marriott Room 201-202Murali Doraiswamy • Geoffrey Ling Killing Trinkets: 3D Printing Interactive Devices JW Marriott Room 211-212Michael Bell • Karl Willis Mastermind Construction Zone JW Marriott Salon 1Eliz Greene • Gerry O\'Brion • Jessica Pettitt • Thom Singer Netflix Shares a Decade of A/B Test Learning JW Marriott Salon DTodd Yellin NextGen Privacy: Educating Kids in A Digital World JW Marriott Room 404Janell Burley Hofmann • Katie Stephens OAuth2: The Swiss-Army Framework JW Marriott Salon ABrent Shaffer Patient Power: A Data and Mobile Health Revolution JW Marriott Room 203-204Jay Boisseau • Matthew Cowperthwaite • Edmund Jackson • Maninder Kahlon Politics of Innovation: DC, Tech Working Together Omni Downtown Capital BallroomEvan Engstrom • Senator Jerry Moran • Jason Seats • Krysten Sinema • Kyrsten Sinema Secrets of Growth Hacking: From Zero to $50M Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Tammy Camp • Sean Ellis • Neil Patel Smartcuts: How to Accelerate Change That Matters Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DShane Snow Startup Success: From Formation to Exit Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Adam Hull • Rick Jordan • Evan Loomis Staying Relevant as a Community Manager JW Marriott Room 407Ros Hodgekiss The Evolution of the Web JW Marriott Salon ECJ Gammon The Oslo Startup Story Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ECecilie Asker • Hallstein Bjercke • Kjartan Slette • Jostein Svendsen The Swedish Innovation Phenomenon Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KGustav Garhammar • Henric Larsson • Fredrik Loving • Charlotte Sundåker • Anders Wahlquist Why Black Leaders Matter in Technology ACC Ballroom EWayne Sutton Will Digital Ads Adapt When Cookies Crumble? Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Laura O\'Shaughnessy Making the Future: 3D Printing Workshop JW Marriott Room 301-302Wendy W Fok • Evelyn Tilney Real Lessons in Working with Influencers JW Marriott Salon GTara Hunt Hackathon for Social Good JW Marriott Room 306Carolyn Chandler • Jason Ulaszek

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The Power of Disposable Design ACC Ballroom CPaul Anastasopoulos Startupland ACC Ballroom GMikkel Svane Analog and Digital: Synching an Engagement Campaign ACC Room 18ABCDKeven McAlester • Lauren Prestileo • Mark Samels Ava DuVernay Keynote ACC Vimeo TheaterAva DuVernay Battling Tradition to Reinvent Youth Sports Four Seasons San JacintoChristine Brennan • Matt Farrell • Kurt Kamperman • Jeff Price Blending Concept and Production Art in Halo: MCC Long Center KodoskyMichael Pavlovich Creator Activism: A Discussion with Robert Kirkman ACC Ballroom DBrian Crecente • Robert Kirkman Salem Season 2: Presented by WGN America InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BBrannon Braga • Lucy Lawless • Janet Montgomery • Adam Simon • Shane West Tech That's Changing Sports and Building Empathy Four Seasons Ballroom CDDerek Belch • Chris Kluwe When Your Devices Decide to Touch You Back Long Center West Pincer LoungeRohit Thawani A Walk Through the Identity Ecosystem in 3D JW Marriott Salon 4Suzanne Barber Build It and They Will Come: Startup Funding Myths Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AAj Bruno • Erica Duignan Minnihan Can Washington Protect the Net Economy? Omni Downtown Capital BallroomHon Hakeem Jeffries • Adam Kinzinger • Nika Pari Nour • Eric Swalwell • Eric Swawell Civic Lessons From Superheroes ACC Room 12ABChristian Blauvelt Coders Who Teach Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Cecy Correa Creating A Digital Engagement Strategy for Leaders JW Marriott Salon 5-6Charlene Li Digital Health and Consumerization of Healthcare JW Marriott Room 203-204Ray Bradford • Mike Lee • Nathan Olivarez-Giles • Beth Seidenberg • Glen Tullman Diversity in STEM: Nurture or Nature ACC Ballroom EKimberly Bryant • Dr Mae Jemison • Ran Libeskind-Hadas • Lindsey Shepard Engineering the Future of Awesome on Any Device JW Marriott Salon BAlex Balazs • Aliza Carpio • Sameera Rao • Dan Shaw Fostering Digital Literacy in the Developing World ACC Room 9ABCSophie Kelly • Joyce Kim • Roya Mahboob Going from Design to Code without Going insane JW Marriott Salon ESarah Hunt • Ryan Stewart Harvard Business Review On: How to Hire Superstars Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EKatherine Bell • Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic • Patty McCord • Craig Walker Humanitarian Drones: Locating Vietnam Era Bombs ACC Room 6ABRyan Baker • Chance Coughenour • Adam Rabinowitz iDiet, iDid-it! Losing Weight With Wearables JW Marriott Room 201-202Joy Banner It Is Not Racist to Consider Race in Marketing ACC Ballroom FCesar Melgoza Japan Challenge: Hybrid Culture Raises Innovation JW Marriott Salon 2Takehiro Hagiwara • Takuma Iwasa • Tomy Kamada • Noriyoshi Sekiguchi • Massaki Sugimoto • Akichika Tanaka Made in Brooklyn: A Craft Foods Revolution Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomNicki Briggs • Forbes Fisher • Shamus Jones • Rachel Wharton NetwalkingATX Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Jessica Tunon Personalization for the People Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Jag Bath • Lindsay Chastain • Ari Levy • Sucharita Mulpuru Protect Your Startup: IP Law Basics Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Michael Dubner • Terrell Miller • Toby Thomas Reinventing the Car Customizer Again Trinity Hall Trinity HallChristian Colasuonno • Stuart O\'Neil • Krysty Sagnia • Andrea Zuehlk Screw Fuck No, Say Shit Yeah! JW Marriott Salon DMichael Nieling Survive the Techstorm: Strategy Under Uncertainty Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Nicklas Bergman SXSW Accelerator: Enterprise and Smart Data Tech 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FDavid Aronoff • Christopher Dannen • Dayna Grayson • Fran Hauser • Mohanjit Jolly SXSW Accelerator: Social Technologies 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon GThomas Ball • Andrew McLaughlin • Maria Thomas SXSW Accelerator: Wearable Technologies 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JDon Dodge • Adam D\'Augelli • Leah Hunter • Nadeem Kassam • Sonny Vu • Michael Yang Use Your Words: Optimizing Content For Growth Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Evany Thomas UX Prototyping: New Mediums For Designers JW Marriott Salon CJohn Goff We Are What We Click: The Dark Side Of Sideboobs Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Mikala Bierma • Kyle Monson • Elspeth Rountree • Todd Sawicki Wearables and the Happiness Quotient JW Marriott Room 210Gareth Price • Forest Young Writing Your Next Act JW Marriott Room 408-409Jen Spencer You Are Everywhere Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Kristina Halvorson

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Breaking Up with TED ACC Room 15George Burroughs A Frank Lloyd Wright Approach To Digital Design ACC Ballroom CKent Eisenhuth Acing the Sports Game with the Oculus Rift Four Seasons Ballroom CDJordi Bruin • Ruben Jongkind • Robert Overweg Biohacker Meet Up Long Center West Pincer TerraceKaren Ingram Can MLB Data Solve Arm Injuries in Youth Pitchers? Four Seasons San JacintoRick Riccobono • Logan Stout • Ted Sullivan • Morgan Sword Hacking Technology For Your Indie Film Release InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BJoseph Beyer • James Franklin • Chris Horton Meet the Insiders I ACC Room 13ABMorris Ruskin • Ellen Spiro • Inbal Weinberg Movies in My Head: Audiodrama & Film ACC Austin SuiteMatthew Boudreau • Fred Greenhalgh • Sonia James • Sibby Wieland Social Media Playbook: Activating Fans on Gameday Four Seasons Ballroom ABBrian Cheek • Pat Donahue • Grace Hoy • Meghan Ryan Studio Star Power - How Casting Really Works ACC Room 17BRandi Hiller • Christian Kaplan • Joseph Middleton • Rochelle Rose • Paul Weber The Future of Film Criticism: Diversify or Die ACC Room 16ABJustin Chang • Chaz Ebert • Matthew Zoller Seitz • ReBecca Theodore-Vachon The Third Age of Gaming: Exploring New Horizons Long Center AT&T Education RoomSteve Carlin • Barry Dorf • Chris Early • Chris Morris Trailblazers in VR Domain ACC Room 18ABCDWolfgang Bergmann • Amit Breuer • Jason Rubin • Thomas Wallner Writing for Video Games Q&A: No Answer Left Behind Long Center KodoskyChris Avellone • Alexander Horn • Jared Mason • David Varela A Peek Inside the World of Collecting Art Online Courtyard Marriott Rio Grande BallroomAmelia Manderscheid • Austin Nelsen Are Global Markets Finally Worth the Hassle? Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KBryan Breckenridge • Jake Colvin • Althea Erickson • Lindsey Grossman • Kavita Shukla Beacons for Good: Avoiding the Creepy JW Marriott Room 211-212Steve Hegenderfer Biz Stone on Creativity and Redefining Success ACC Exhibit Hall 5Noah Robischon • Biz Stone Can Anyone Really Trust User-Generated Content? Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Gene Austin Creating the Open Source Society JW Marriott Room 404Jesse Cooke • Stephanie Geerlings • Joe Nelson Disasters, Data, and Hacker Humanitarians ACC Room 6ABLuis Capelo Drones for Good ACC Room 9ABCKate Chapman • Christopher Fabian • Patrick Meier • Andrew Schroeder Facebook, Twitter and The Future of Free Speech Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Monika Bickert • Nicole Ozer • Jeffrey Rosen • Matthew Zimmerman Food, Brand & Community: Food's Big Moment Driskill Hotel MaximilianBrian Bordainick • Jennie Kelley • Mike Lee • Will Levitt Fundraising Strategically for Long-Term Success Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ABill Clark • Elliot Menschik • Bharani Rajakumar • Danielle Weinblatt Get a Seat in the C-Suite: Fostering Women Leaders Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesVirginia Miracle • Jan Ryan Image Creation and Sharing: Practice vs Policy Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Victoria Ekstrand • Magdalena Olszanowski • Lisa Silvestri • Leslie-Jean Thornton Is Your Responsive Design Responsive Enough? JW Marriott Salon CDane Downer • James Zetlen Net Infrastructure: The Economy's Hidden Backbone Omni Downtown Capital BallroomCheri Bustos • Hilary Van Der Meulen • Cathy McMorris Rodgers • Rafael Laguna de la Vera • Sunday Yokubaitis Powerful Enough to Dent the World ACC Ballroom ANilofer Merchant Protect Your Startup: Avoiding Costly Disputes Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Megan Batchelor • Allen Burt • Tommy Haskins • Leslie Robnett Pulling the Plug on Your Moneymaker: Bet Big Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Teddy Cha • Andrew Chen Start with the Things, Not the Internet JW Marriott Salon DRoss Atkin SXSW Accelerator: Enterprise and Smart Data Tech 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FDavid Aronoff • Christopher Dannen • Dayna Grayson • Fran Hauser • Mohanjit Jolly SXSW Accelerator: Social Technologies 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon GThomas Ball • Andrew McLaughlin • Maria Thomas SXSW Accelerator: Wearable Technologies 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JDon Dodge • Adam D\'Augelli • Leah Hunter • Nadeem Kassam • Sonny Vu • Michael Yang SXSW Daily Recap ACC Ballroom FJohn Rodriguez (J-Ro) • Catherine Cheney • Hugh Forrest • Michele Skelding Tap, Swipe, Book: Designing for Mobile JW Marriott Salon ASam Shank The Cult of Technical Founders and Its Discontents Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EAlexandra Cavoulacos • Kathryn Finney • Julie Fredrickson • Mattan Griffel The Future Of Distributed Media ACC Room 12ABSummer Burton The Future of Physical Digital Place Making JW Marriott Room 402-403Rick Lin • Shagun Singh Visas, Immigration, and the Tech Industry JW Marriott Salon 1Jill Esposito • John Paul Farmer • Vivian Graubard • Jose Raul Perales What's Next For Talking Cars JW Marriott Room 210Walt Fehr • Mike Pina

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Content Personalization For Web Teams of All Sizes ACC Ballroom BJohn Berndt Simulating Surgery Using the Language of the Web ACC Ballroom CAaron Oliker Zero to One: How to Build the Future ACC Ballroom GBlake Masters A Guide to Live Action 360 VR Filmmaking InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BGreg Aronowitz • Lan Bui • Drew Gardner • Chloe Mae Loop How 'High Maintenance' is Redefining Storytelling ACC Austin SuiteKatja Blichfeld • Eric Kohn • Emily Nussbaum • Ben Sinclair • Kerry Trainor Is This Normal? A Look at Success in Indie Film ACC Room 17BKaryn Kusama • Adele Romanski • Travis Stevens • Tammi Sutton Linear Versus Nonlinear Narrative in Video Games Long Center KodoskyRichard Garriott • Tracy Hickman Production Designers Meet Up InterContinental Stephen F. Austin SFA BarInbal Weinberg STEAM Meet Up Long Center West Pincer TerraceTamara Hudgins Big Picture Testing: Beyond The One-Off Result JW Marriott Salon BToby Fallsgraff • Sarah Newhall • Kyle Rush Boardroom or Baby? The Choices Women Have in Tech JW Marriott Room 407Judith Bitterli City 2.0: Why Local Gov. Bets on Civic Innovation ACC Room 10ABBrenna Berman • Rebecca Foster • Nigel Jacob • Brian Kenner • Kerry O\'Connor • Jessica Singleton Creating Connections Through Serendipitous Design JW Marriott Salon CJohn Kestner • Reed Martin Design Sprints at Google: UX Methods and Mindset JW Marriott Salon DNadya Direkova • Marta Rey-Babarro Design Thinking for Your Healthcare Startup Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BLina Colucci • Priya Garg • Kirsten Nelson Designing Tools for Designing Cities JW Marriott Room 210Tiffany Chu • Ainsley Wagoner DIY Brain Hacking, Electroceuticals and You JW Marriott Salon 2Tim Marzullo • Joel Murphy • Eliza Strickland • Brent Williams Exploring the Future of Connected Objects JW Marriott Room 208Jennifer Dunnam • Daniel Fogg • Chris McRobbie • Matt Webb Geek Up: Wine Meets Tech Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501April Wright Collins • Craig Collins MS Get Verified or Go Home JW Marriott Room 404Drew Lewis How Technology Colonized Fashion Week JW Marriott Room 206Karlie Kloss • Sara Wilson Independent Ad Agency Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Al Moffatt JOurneY: A Method for Meaning Creation Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DBijoy Goswami • Danny Gutknecht Make Money. Make Impact. Period. Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Taylor Conroy Making Sense of the Competitive Comms Landscape Omni Downtown Capital BallroomRenee Ellmers • Rene Ellmers • Joe Kennedy • Ben Lujan • Chip Pickering • Alan Schoenbaum Marketing Through Live Music: What Works? Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Jonathan Azu • Michael Feferman • Mike Raspatello • Courtney Trucksess • Evan Winiker Mega Bites: Mining Food Data for Insights Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomDave Feller • Danielle Gould • Gautam Gupta • Justin Massa Origins of the Marketing Intelligence Engine Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Paul Roetzer Promise and Pitfalls of Too Much Health Data JW Marriott Room 203-204Shannon Dickson • Dr Robert Glatter • Michael Smith Social Media and Diversity: The ROI for Brands ACC Ballroom FAndre Blackman • Nailah Blades • Abraham Cajudo • Pam Slim Startup Success in Brazil With A Foreign Accent Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ADouglas Almeida • Gustavo Caetano • Felipe Matos • Elton Miranda • Felipe Venetiglio SXSW Accelerator: Digital Health and Life Science 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JMilena Adamian • Stacy Feld • Nina Kjellson • Laurie Segall SXSW Accelerator: Entertainment and Content Tech 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon GCharles Hudson • Hany Nada • Mahmud Rowghani • Mood Rowghani • Ralph Simon SXSW Accelerator: Innovative World Technologies 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FRenata Akhunova • Sir Mix A Lot • Mia Saini Technology Meets Wallet: What's Taking So Long? Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ETony Gallippi • Olga Kharif • Ben Saren • James Wester Using Touch in Creative Design of an Experience JW Marriott Salon ADavid Birnbaum UX and Content Strategy Mindshare Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Paige Maguire What Keeps the Internet’s Leading CPOs Up At Night JW Marriott Salon 8Erin Egan • Keith Enright • J Trevor Hughes • Brendon Lynch Young Millennials: Entrepreneurship for A New Era Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesNick Arnett • Patrick Stoddart Designing UI in Keynote for Web and Mobile Apps JW Marriott Salon HJoel Beukelman • Ted Boda Making Makers Who (Fearlessly) Make JW Marriott Room 301-302Lori Kent • Allison Kent-Smith The More You Node JW Marriott Room 303-304Chase Moody • Ashley Park

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Your eReader Sucks: The Persistence of the Book ACC Ballroom BBlake Wirht A Conversation with Jimmy Kimmel ACC Ballroom DJimmy Kimmel • Kevin Ryder Live Podcast: His and Hers Four Seasons San JacintoJemele Hill • Michael Smith Making Mobile Gaming Really Mobile Long Center AT&T Education RoomRyan Chapman • Tom Ketola • Mark Morrison The Near-Future of Sports TV Four Seasons Ballroom CDMarie Donoghue • John Ourand • Dan Shanoff • Ron Wechsler 15 Minutes of Shame: A Survival Guide JW Marriott Room 404Megan Wintersteen A Fine Line: Journalism, Storytelling and Advocacy Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Cord Jefferson • Kaj Larsen • Alexis Madrigal • Bryn Mooser A New Authenticity in A Holographic World JW Marriott Room 210Sandy Fleischer • Peter Martin Beyond Privacy: Surveillance's Threat To Liberty JW Marriott Salon 4Bruce Schneier • Ben Wizner Canceled: You're Better Than the Shitty Gin You're Drinking JW Marriott Room 402-403Chris Messina Consumer Data: The Good, the Bad, the Not-So-Ugly JW Marriott Salon DMargret Schmidt Democratizing Entrepreneurial Opportunity Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Torsten Kolind • Angeles Navarro Evolving Employee Advocacy with Scale and Impact Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Adam Keats • Marcy Massura Green Screen UX: Designing For Context JW Marriott Salon AJustin Smith Help! I Have Customers in Europe! What Do I Do? Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Gemma Deveney • Mohanjit Jolly • Adrian McDermott • Gina O Reilly How Technology Created America’s Tweethearts JW Marriott Salon 7Laurie Davis • Thomas Edwards, Jr. International Investments: Trends and Opportunities in Brazil Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AMariana Donagelo • Humberto Matsuda • Santiago Subotovsky • Allen Taylor • Bedy Yang Latino Tech-Culture Powers Up ACC Ballroom FCristina Garcia Gamboa • Guy Garcia • Monica Gil • Maria Hinojosa Life's a (Dinner) Party: Channeling Culinary Creativity Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomQuestlove • Darin Bresnitz • Paul Qui • Ahmir Thompson Made in Budapest: Half the Cost and A Day Ahead Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KHenry Copeland • Gyula Fehér • Peter Halacsy • Veronika Pistyur MIT Hacking Medicine: Hack-in-A-Box Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BTatyana Dobreva • Tatyana Gubin • Christopher Lee • Shirlene Liew NASA's Next Giant Leap: The Journey to Mars JW Marriott Salon 3Todd May Productivity for the Working Mom (and Dad!) JW Marriott Room 408-409Nicole Kim Re-imagining Privacy for Consumers and Developers Omni Downtown Capital BallroomMario Diaz-Balart • Erik Paulsen • Jon Potter • Filemon Vela Real Talk About Civic Tech ACC Room 10ABJohn Bracken • Catherine Bracy • Garlin Gilchrist II • Michael Nutter • Daniel X O\'Neil Seemingly Seamless Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ETrip Adler • Aunkur Arya • Anthony Ha • Payal Kadakia She's a C-Word! Lessons From Tech’s C-Suite Women JW Marriott Salon 1Sara Clemens • Lisa Stone • Kara Swisher • Kira Wampler Smart Everything: Wearables and Tech Converge JW Marriott Room 206Mike Bell • Eddie Hold • Shel Israel • Simon Pearce Speaking Duckface to Power: Selfies and Activism ACC Room 5ABCMona Kasra • Lea Muldtofte Olsen Stylist Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Cristina Facundo SXSW Accelerator: Digital Health and Life Science 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JMilena Adamian • Stacy Feld • Nina Kjellson • Laurie Segall SXSW Accelerator: Entertainment and Content Tech 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon GCharles Hudson • Hany Nada • Mahmud Rowghani • Mood Rowghani • Ralph Simon SXSW Accelerator: Innovative World Technologies 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FRenata Akhunova • Sir Mix A Lot • Mia Saini The Building Blocks of A Smart World JW Marriott Room 208Jeremie Beebe • Karen Roter Davis • Leigh Gallagher • Dan Lieberman The Science of News and Content Consumption Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendSerena Ehrlich The Ultimate Startup Pivot: A Pivot from No Idea! Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesDavid Brown • David Cohen The Writing on the Wall: Our Liquid Ambient Future JW Marriott Room 211-212Mitch Goodwin Transportation Technology Startup Discussion Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HMario Romero • Georg Schroth • Mai Takase • Jun Yamadera Why HIPAA Won't Save You: Protecting Data Privacy JW Marriott Room 203-204Manny Hernandez • Marc Monseau • Jane Sarasohn-Kahn • Amanda Sheldon

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Start The Presses: The Rise of Indie Sports Mags Four Seasons Ballroom CDMegan Greenwell • Christopher Isenberg • Max Linsky • George Quraishi The New Cathedral: Sports Stadiums Four Seasons Ballroom ABBrian Mirakian World War Cyber: Global Conflict Beyond SonyHack Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Kate Edwards • Peter Singer • James Stavridis Worlds Without Boundaries: Books, Games, Films ACC Room 18ABCDJames Frey • John Hanke 10 Inventions That Will Revolutionize Retail Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Jon Bird • David Roth A University's Role in Funding Startups Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BFrank Rimalovski Beyond Wearables: Future Fabrics and Fashion Design JW Marriott Room 206Abe Burmeister • Colin Nagy • Rebeccah Pailes-Friedman • Billie Whitehouse Biometrics and Identity: Beyond Wearable JW Marriott Room 203-204John C Havens • Leslie Saxon • Heather Schlegel Charlie Hebdo Lessons on Satire & Journalism Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Andy Carvin • Kelly McBride • Jocelyn Richard Commerce Startup Discussion Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HPatrick Chugh • Cosmin-Gabriel Ene • Ki-Bum Park • Ho Yang • Seong Yang Coworking, Collaborating, Creating at Your Library JW Marriott Salon 1Larra Clark • Nicholas Kerelchuk • Jonathan Marino Designing News Brands for Gens X and Y Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendJohn Avlon • Mike Dyer Entrepreneurship, Food Systems and the Circular Economy Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomJack Ceadel • Dustin Fedako • Michael Hanan Fingerprints Are Usernames, Not Passwords JW Marriott Room 404Dustin Kirkland German Entrepreneurship on Speed Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ACurt Simon Harlinghausen • Heiko Hubertz • Katja Nettesheim • Alexander Schlaubitz How Big Data Can Transform Poverty Policy ACC Room 10ABKevin Corinth • John Delaney • Michele Jolin • Lori Sanders Human and Robot: Friends or Foes in the Digital Age? JW Marriott Salon 4Steve Garrity My Data Belongs to Who? JW Marriott Room 205Rachel Kalmar • Ernesto Ramirez Navigating the Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Mexico Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JMauricio Ballesteros • Luis X Barrios No One Understands You, and What to Do about It JW Marriott Room 408-409Heidi Grant Halvorson Out of Bounds: The Rise of A-National Companies Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KJeffrey Chester • Jacques Cremer • Benoît Thieulin Reality Check: What It Takes to Get TV Exposure Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Mario Armstrong • Caroline Gottlieb • Jennifer Peck • Mindy Whittington Sandbox Stories, Creating a Space for Social Good Austin City Hall Council ChambersMarian Goodell • Courtney Klein • Chelsea McCullough • James Stice Storytelling with the New Screens ACC Room 12ABAlisa Katz • Geoffrey Long • Francesca Marie Smith Style Frameworks: Creating Collaborative Standards JW Marriott Salon CMarti Gold SXSW Accelerator: Enterprise and Smart Data Tech 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FGBrad King • Bob Metcalfe • Bryan Stolle Trilogy: A Killer Network Can Transform Your Town Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Heather Brunner • Scott Francis • John Price • Chris Taylor Would You Torture A Robot? JW Marriott Room 210Richard Fisher

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Adapt or Die: Building a Brand In 2015 and Beyond ACC Ballroom BJoanna Lord The Freedom Of Staying Private ACC Ballroom CAvi Steinlauf Suspicious Minds: How Culture Shapes Madness ACC Ballroom GJoel Gold MD Crowd Sharing: Crowd Funding and Sourcing in Games Long Center KodoskyStarr Long Developing Character in High Performers Four Seasons Ballroom ABKim Berard-Ulrich • Gary Denham • Ashley Merryman • Angus Mugford The Future of Viewing: Presented by MPAA InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BJoaquin Castro • Steve Mosko What Does An Art and Design Incubator Look Like? ACC Next StageJulia Kaganskiy • Lisa Park • Drew Seskunas • Sabine Seymour • Allison Wood AI MD: VHAs and the Future of Patient Care JW Marriott Room 201-202Thomas Morrow Beyond The Shelf: Power of Intelligent Packaging JW Marriott Salon ADan Shust Culinary Crossroads: Technique vs Technology Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomRaphael Brion • Chris Muscarella • Joe Perez • Molly Siegler Data-Driven Strategy vs Editorial Gut Instinct Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Danica Lo • Jessica Novak • Linda Vo • Elizabeth White Designing the UI for the Internet of Things JW Marriott Salon BTim Lynch Enhancing Human Functionality With Technology ACC Room 9ABCMick Ebeling • Virginia Ingram • Holly Stiles Extreme Bionics: The End of Disability ACC Exhibit Hall 5Hugh Herr Gaming the Hospital for High-Quality Patient Care JW Marriott Room 203-204Clint Carlos • Graham Lowe • Paula van de Nes Geek Girls Are Chic! Five Career Hacks ACC Ballroom ASandy Carter • Elizabeth Caudle German Startup Engine: E-Commerce Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AJames Bilodeau • Rick Timmins • Norbert Wangnick GroHome: Crowdfunding ADA Homes for Disabled Vets JW Marriott Room 210Scott Burton • Mary Jennings "MJ" Hegar Hacker to InfoSec Pro: New Rock Star Generation JW Marriott Salon 8Kent Bloomstrand • Tom Edwards • Tiffany Rad How Public Policy Protects Patents and Startups ACC Room 10ABVishal Amin • Alyssa Gowens Betz • April Boyd • Kate Doerksen How to Make it Rain: Impact Investors Tell All Austin City Hall Council ChambersHazami Barmada • Ann DeRosa • Steve Guengerich • Sean Moore Inspiring Entrepreneurs: Build a Startup Community Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BLindsey Gray Latino Content Creation Goes Digital ACC Ballroom FBeatriz Acevedo • Axel Caballero • Borja Echevarría De La Gándara • Lisa Garcia Quiroz Makers: Technology for Development and Innovation Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KSename Koffi Agbodjinou • Kat Borlongan • Erik Hersman • Rand Hindi Micro-Consoles Causing Massive Disruption Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Mark Gerberman Next Wave Coffee: Technology and the Way We Drink Driskill Hotel MaximilianCameron Hughes • Lawrence Marcus • Erin Meister Redefining UX: When Product and Marketing Collide Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Andy Budd Right Brain Leadership Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesMac Richard • Roy Spence Sex, Drugs and Bitcoin: Vice vs Virtue Investing Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ECindy Gallop • Raj Ganguly • Arjan Schütte SXSW Accelerator: Digital Health and Life Science 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FGCasper de Clercq • Brad King The Empathy Gap: Why Stalin Nailed Big Data JW Marriott Salon 4Martin Harrison The Future of Storytelling: the Event ACC Room 12ABAaron Koblin • Ari Kuschnir • Charles Melcher The Latin American Acceleration Scene Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JPatricia Galván • Dimitrio Gomez • Pablo Salazar The Principles of UX Choreography JW Marriott Salon DGlen Keane • Rebecca Ussai The Rise of the Social Robot JW Marriott Room 208Andra Keay • Mark Stephen Meadows • Alex Reben • Tiffany Shlain Transgender in Tech: Past, Present, Future ACC Ballroom EBrielle Harrison • Allyson Dylan Robinson • Meghan Stabler • Kortney Ziegler When Humor Is More Powerful Than the Truth Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Ben Huh Write the Next Chapter in the LGBT Movement ACC Room 5ABCScott Zumwalt Your Portfolio Is Garbage. Make It Better JW Marriott Room 408-409Justin Dickinson • Michael Yap Building Responsive Websites Without Code JW Marriott Room 303-304Bryant Chou • Mat Vogels Digital Body Language JW Marriott Salon GVanessa Van Edwards Why Editorial Calendars Make Your Content Suck JW Marriott Salon FAmy Gibson-Grant • Ben Grossman

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For Hollywood, The Future is Not Evenly Distributed ACC Room 15David Larkin Humans Not Consumers: Unconscious Emotion and Action ACC Ballroom BDouglas Van Praet A Conversation with YouTube Celebrities iJustine and Lizzie Velasquez ACC Room 18ABCDJustine Ezarik • Lizzie Velasquez Building Better Beat 'Em Ups Long Center AT&T Education RoomShawn Allen El Nuevo Latino: Fusing Cultures and Values Four Seasons Ballroom CDGalina Espinoza • Aldo Kafie • Jenina Nunez • Gonzalo Perez Finding Big Power in the Small Moments InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BJeanie Finlay • Charlie Phillips Is Good Business the Best Art? ACC Ballroom DCarter Cleveland • Joshua Heller • Tom Sachs Sports on Facebook: Engaging the Global Stadium Four Seasons San JacintoChristopher Golier • Jeff Mirman • Dan Reed Tale of Two Outsiders: How We Made it in Media ACC Next StageColleen DeCourcy • Troy Young To Window Or Not To Window: Film Release Strategies ACC Room 17BNeil Berkeley • Danielle DiGiacomo • Adam Klaff • Simon Ore Be Epic: The Art of Bold Decision Making ACC Ballroom APhil Libin Building A Better Breakfast Driskill Hotel Driskill BallroomJane Black • Geoff Lewis • Josh Tetrick • Andrew Zimmern DesignOps Skunkworks: Shoes for the Cobbler’s Kids JW Marriott Salon ARuss Unger Distilling Your Selling Process to Seven Steps Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Jim Martino • Jim Parker Emotion and Inclusion in Wearable Tech Design JW Marriott Room 205Alastair Somerville Even Hardware Is All About the Software JW Marriott Room 210Dylan Boyd • Nick Coronges Forget the Glass Ceiling: Build A Biz Without One Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesRuta Aidis PhD • Geri Stengel German Startup Engine: Travel and Mobility Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AClaire England • George Karutz, Jr • Sandeep Kumar How Connected Transportation Will Transform Cities JW Marriott Salon 5-6Doug Newcomb How Tech Lit The Flame For Celebrity Chef Culture Driskill Hotel MaximilianAaron Franklin • Emily Keeton • Andrew Knowlton • Monica Pope How to Craft Culturally Relevant Health Messages JW Marriott Room 201-202Elizabeth Perez • Richard Washington Ireland – A Global Technology Hub ACC Ballroom FJohn Burnett • Enda Kenny Is the Internet the Answer? Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Andrew Keen • Clive Thompson Latino and Latina Entrepreneur and Startup Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Sara Inés Calderón New Journalism: Black and White and Reddit All Over Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendCorrin Foster • Kristin Sheppard Oculus Effect: How VR Will Change TV and Retail JW Marriott Room 501Ciaran Bossom Screw Privacy, Just Give Me Value for My Data JW Marriott Room 404Lee Maicon • Lisa Pearson Smart vs Smart-Ass: A Brief History of Smart JW Marriott Room 211-212Molly Steenson SXSW Accelerator: Innovative World Technologies 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FGJustin Fishner-Wolfson • Brad King • Benjamin Ling • Bob Metcalfe The Dystopia of Digital Plutocrats Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KFreeland Chrystia • Gaël Musquet • Jean-Baptiste Soufron The Kickass Project Management Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Christine Holcombe The Last Mile: Disrupting Consumer Distribution Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HJonathan Downey • Amir Elaguizy • Nilam Ganenthiran • Ben Ponder Transmedia Storytelling in the Age of Proximity Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Dave Etherington • Jeff Henckels • Colin O\'Donnell Unfiltered: Do Women Need to Get Real on Instagram JW Marriott Salon 8Ashley Ford • Lori Leibovich • Stacy London • Busy Philipps UX and Data Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Beverly May YouTube Grows Up: Community and Culture ACC Room 12ABCorey Lubowich • Rae Votta • Sarah Weichel • Megan Westerby

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How To Make A LAIKA Film In 300,000 Camera Clicks ACC Room 15Mark Shapiro We Want Your Body In Our Registry ACC Ballroom BGreg Segal Deep: What the Ocean Tells Us about Ourselves ACC Ballroom GJames Nestor A Curious Mind: Inspiration for a Creative Life ACC Ballroom DCharles Fishman • Brian Grazer All Your Gov Are Belong To Us: Gaming 4 Gov Impact Long Center KodoskyChristian Doolin • Lindsay Grace House of Cards from Page to Screen InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BBeau Willimon A Happy Marriage: How To Integrate Experts and UGC Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Matt Atchity • Arabella Bowen • Stacey Rivera A New Generation: Creativity and Open Source JW Marriott Salon 3Matt Mullenweg Academic Research Can Go Almost Viral Too Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendKaren Lee • Deborah Petersen Big Data Made Actionable. No Really, It’s Possible Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Omar Tawakol Cracking Cuisine: Breaking a Few Rules (and Eggs) ACC Exhibit Hall 5Kerry Diamond • Nathan Myhrvold Exploring the Rise of Mobile Shopping JW Marriott Room 206Ara Katz • Gabrielle de Papp • Gillian Gorman Round Female Founders: Accelerator and Investor Edition Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HSara Brand • Karen Griffith Gryga • Shari Wynne Ressler • Reshma Sohoni Growing Up Digital: Raising Tech Savvy Kids JW Marriott Salon 4Paul McAleer • Elysse Zarek Hiding in Plain Sight, Anonymizing the Internet JW Marriott Room 404 Hiding in Plain Sight, Anonymizing the Internet JW Marriott Room 404Ian MacDowell HoloGramma: How Tech Can Bring Back Our Departed JW Marriott Room 208Michael Chang • David Deal • Christina Lopez • Alexander Oser Legal Hackers: A Global Movement to Reform the Law ACC Room 10ABJameson Dempsey • Dan Lear • Amy Wan • Phil Weiss Longform Journalism: What Is It and What's Next? Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Susan Glasser • Joey Marburger • Chad Millman • David Nassar Lost in Translation: Slang, Search and Social JW Marriott Salon 7Farzad Ehsani • Howard Lau Need for Speed: Optimizing the User Experience JW Marriott Salon AJames Christie No Additives or Ads: Mr P Terry On Modern WOM Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 1Heather Carmichael • Patrick Terry One World, Two Internets: China's Tech Innovation Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JJustin Tsang Reinventing America: Betting Big on the Heartland Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DTing Gootee • Terry Howerton • Noah Lewis • Paul Noglows Small Farms Can Feed Lots of People: A How-To Driskill Hotel MaximilianNathan Heath • Sam Hellman-Mass • Robyn Metcalfe • Andrew Smiley Super WiFi: Redefining Connectivity in Memory of TV ACC Room 9ABCSaman Arbabi • Greta Byrum • Mary Ellen Carroll • Joseph Grima SXSW Accelerator: Entertainment and Content Tech 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FGRichard Garriott • Brad King • Kay Koplovitz • Bob Metcalfe • Hamet Watt SXSW Extended Session With Michael Slaby ACC Ballroom FMichael Slaby The Digital Kaleidoscope: How Race Appears Online ACC Room 5ABCJenny Korn The Ecosystem Approach to Social Impact Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Philip Berber • Erine Gray • Lewis Hower • Zoe Schlag Using Consumer Goods for Cultural Transformation Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesLiz Forkin Bohannon We Are Creative Professionals Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Ian Joulain Why Does the Internet Hate Women? ACC Room 6ABJuliana de Faria • Amanda Luz Your Life in Big Data: Drugs and the Environment JW Marriott Room 201-202Chirag Patel • Nicholas Tatonetti Collaborative Sketching: Jumpstart Your Design! JW Marriott Room 301-302Robert Stribley Startup Marketing and Growth Hacking on a Budget JW Marriott Salon GAntony McGregor Dey • Ashley McGregor Dey

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21 Rules to Rock Your Next Pitch or SXSW Session ACC Ballroom CStan Phelps Civic Leaders Need New Civic Technologies ACC Ballroom BRyan Ginard Faster, Higher, Stronger ACC Ballroom GMark McClusky Gaming for Good: Using Games to Create Change Long Center AT&T Education RoomKellian Adams • Fred Dillon • Anastasia Goodstein • Sam Potasznik How Gaming Is Changing the Way We Give Back Long Center KodoskyEmma Cerrone • Nisha Kadaba • Jude Ower • Dr Steven Roberts Inc. Presents: The Honest Company ACC Ballroom DJessica Alba • Lindsay Blakely • Brian Lee No Underdogs Here: Changing the Female Narrative ACC Next StageKassidy Brown • Allison Rapson • Lauren Zalaznick #Winning: Creating Cubic Wins Across Communities Austin City Hall Council ChambersAaron Britt • Susan Can • Nishe Modoyan • Emeline Paat-Dahlstrom A Conversation with Senator Rand Paul JW Marriott Salon 5-6Rand Paul • Evan Smith Content Is Messy, and People Are Too JW Marriott Room 407Kerry-Anne Gilowey Demystifying the Startup Accelerator Journey Hilton Austin Downtown Room 400-402Matthew Cartagena • Luke Deering • Patrick Riley • Diane Tate Design in Tech Report ACC Exhibit Hall 5John Maeda Digital Age Climate and Extreme Weather Reporting Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Andrew Freedman • Alyson Kenward • Kate Sheppard Emerging Digital Trends 2015 JW Marriott Room 211-212Amy Webb Finding a Breast Cancer Cure: What Needs to Change JW Marriott Room 201-202David Kopp • Ann Silberman First Release Hardware and IoT Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Ronald Schmelzer Going Viral: The Science of Predicting the Web Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendRobyn Peterson • Matt Wurst Hacking the Tank: Innovating the Marine Way Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Bgen William F. Mullen Iii • Brigadier General William F Mullen III • Marshall Lauck • Capt Michael Z. Lethbridge • Capt. Lindsay Rodman Here's the Pitch! Student Start Up Pitches Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BJohn Balen • John Ciecholewski • Paul Roman • Rhett Weiss How New Media Business Models Can Save Journalism Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Elisabeth DeMarse • Alexander Klöpping • Sterling Proffer • James Slezak Interconnected: The Future of the Experience Web JW Marriott Salon ADries Buytaert Investors Looking for Diverse Startups to Fund ACC Ballroom ERoss Baird • K.P Reddy • Judy Robinett Little Kids Are Not Stupid: Give Them Content! JW Marriott Salon CJennifer Keys Adair Meet Up: Pinterest Engineering AMA JW Marriott Room 502-503Yash Nelapati New Colossuses: Creating Trust for Immigrants Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HRomish Badani • Manan Mehta • James Richards • Martin Wallner NPR and PBS: Public Media, Reaching New Publics ACC Room 12ABShereen Marisol Meraji • Lauren Saks participator JW Marriott Room 508Rosie von Lila POTUS 2048: Data-Driven and Groomed Since 2012 Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 1Tim Letscher • Hilary Lund Rise of the Rest Pitch Competition Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DTroy Carter • Steve Case • Sallie Krawcheck Serial, Social Engagement to Build Global Fanbase JW Marriott Salon 4Candice Faktor • Anna Todd SXSW Accelerator: Social Technologies 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FGKevin Colleran • Christine Herron • Brad King • Bob Metcalfe The Power of DNA in Uniting Societies JW Marriott Salon 3Ken Chahine Toy Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Lizzy Newsome Using Biometrics to Find Engagement 'Moments' in Connected Devices ACC Room 18ABCDBrian Wong When Should Privacy Trump Free Speech? JW Marriott Salon 8Mike Godwin • Zach Graves • Emma Llansó • Jillian York

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Monday, March 16
 

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Tech My Mind: The Age of Instant Gratification Four Seasons San JacintoJulie Barrios • Shanice Johnson • Ayori Selassie • Andrew Yee Collaboration and the Open Newsroom Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Jeanmarie Condon • David Gehring • Rebecca Howard • Cenk Uygur Creating a New Accelerator for Culinary Business Driskill Hotel MaximilianJody Newman • Celina Pena • Ryan Salts • Blake Yeager Evolve or Die: The Traditional Agency Revolution Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Alister Adams • Peter Fasano • John Keehler • Sunni Thompson Future of Analytics: Info When You Need to Know Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomGreg Adams • Erick Brethenoux • Lisa Seacat Deluca • Robin Grosset HATCH Pitch Competition for Tech Startups: Part 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ASteve Forte • Rick Pleczko • Aya Zook How Agile Approaches Crack Urban Challenges JW Marriott Room 208DeKoven Ashley • Kaz Ashley • Kaz Brecher • Grace Kim Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition: Part 1 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JShirley Bergin • Mark Cuban • Harsh Patel • Dan Watkins Latino Opportunities in Technology ACC Ballroom FLiliana Monge • Gregorio Rojas Mobile: How to Build Beyond the Phone JW Marriott Salon BKyle Ellicott • Dash Gopinath • Stephane Marceau • Sean O\'Leary • Redg Snodgrass • Grant Wernick Modern Maps: Making Public Data Meaningful JW Marriott Room 210Peter Black • Rhonda Friberg Money Can’t Buy Happiness but Data Can Teach It JW Marriott Salon 7Ofer Leidner • Acacia Parks Nebraska: Keeping Paper Alive in the Digital Age Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendDre Baumert • Marc Hartzman • Christopher James News or Not? Navigating Native in the Grey Zone Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Stephanie Agresta • Mark Howard • Stephanie Smith • Sebastian Tomich Retail Tech: What Does the Future Have In-Store? JW Marriott Room 206Emily Culp • Healey Cypher • Uri Minkoff • David Newman • Marc Rosen Social Media Strategy Swap JW Marriott Room 404Martín La Rocca • Jessica Warren Solving the Millennial Content Challenge Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Jason Dorsey • Joseph Gagnon Steve Seabrook: Better Than You JW Marriott Room 408-409Steve Seabrook Superbugs, Magnets & More: Medicine’s Comeback Kids JW Marriott Room 201-202Bennett Shapiro • Carl Zimmer Tech Talk: Building A Startup Ecosystem Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DJoshua Baer • Jordan Bell-Masterson • Adam Klein • Lawrence Mandes • Marc Nager • Clara Sieg The Tao of Managing Eeyores, Tiggers and Piglets JW Marriott Room 407William Colgrove Web vs Mobile: The Continuous Delivery Difference JW Marriott Salon DPrathap Dendi • Kevin Rohling What’s Next? Surveillance Reform Post-Snowden JW Marriott Salon 4Robert Chesney • Hanni Fakhoury CANCELED - Cause Video and the Race to Measure Emotional Impact JW Marriott Room 306Marcia Stepanek Testing JavaScript Applications JW Marriott Salon HDaniel Johnson The eCommerce Friction Lab JW Marriott Room 301-302Jim Emerson • Simon Goodall Food Is the New Rock Podcast at SXSW Driskill Hotel Jim HoggZach Brooks • Steven Ridge eXtreme Agile Build Party JW Marriott Salon FJoe Justice • JJ Sutherland

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A Conspiracy Theorist’s Guide to Health Tech ACC Ballroom CJason Levy Forget Screens: Immersive Content Lives Everywhere ACC Room 18ABCDBill Galusha • Chad Hutson How Potato Salad Killed/Saved Crowdfunding ACC Next StageZack Brown • Allyson Burns • Ryan Grepper • Gary Wohlfeill The VEEP Speaks ACC Ballroom DAnne Fulenwider • Julia Louis-Dreyfus • Sam Richardson • Timothy Simons • Matt Walsh An American Coder in Paris JW Marriott Room 408-409Scott Chacon An Interview with Yik Yak's Founders ACC Ballroom ABrooks Buffington • Carmel DeAmicis • Tyler Droll Beyond the Money: VC Tools, Community and Support Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ENicola Korzenko • Dan Kozikowski • Brittany Laughlin • Christiaan Vorkink Biomaterials, Nanotech and the Future of Bioengineering JW Marriott Salon 5-6Joi Ito • Robert Langer CoFounders Austin by The TechMap Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KJohan Borge • Veronika Borge • Christian Monsegue Conversations with Digital Natives: Teens Talk Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2William Goodall • David Polinchock • Sydney Polinchock Crashing Oculus Rift and Hacking New VR Experiences Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Sean Gardner • Ben Tan Digital Strategy Lessons from Magic: The Gathering JW Marriott Room 407Adam McCrimmon Diversity in Tech Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DJukay Hsu • Diana Lopez-Obaldo • John Lyman • Laura Weidman Powers • Jason Towns Do You Library? Meet Up JW Marriott Room 508Brenda Huettner HATCH Pitch Competition for Tech Startups: Part 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ARami Essaid • Sumeet Jain • Kerry Rupp • Jared Stasik Identity Crisis: You're Not Who You Think You Are JW Marriott Room 211-212Simon Frantz Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition: Part 2 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JJoe Cunningham • Evan Melrose • Lee Wrubel Is Privacy a Human Right? JW Marriott Room 404David Gorodyansky Is Using Your Users OK? Debating User Monetization JW Marriott Salon 7Sofie Pompa • Damon Reeve • Reggie Wideman • Tyler Willis Latinos: Get Your Voice into Product Development ACC Ballroom FKaren Siles • Alberto Vargas Talavera • Becky Trevino Mobile Tech and the Retail Revolution Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDDaniel Danker • David Van Epps • Laura Heller playing to learn Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Alice Brennan • Fidel Martinez • Susan McGregor Scala and Reactive Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Robert Preissl Secrets to Powerful APIs JW Marriott Salon BJim Heising • Neil Mansilla • Erik Michaels-Ober • Wynn Netherland Telling Stories With Visualization and Interactivity Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Steve Duenes The Clean Up Crew: Maintaining the Monolith JW Marriott Salon CEdmund Salvacion • Tom Stuart The Productive Workplace: UX, Technology and You JW Marriott Salon 1Sarah Deane • Randy Howder • David Rose • Jasper Westaway The Share Economy is Failing. Abort or Retry? ACC Room 6ABGadi Ben-Yehuda Think Like an Animator: Motion on Android JW Marriott Salon DKevin Grant • Zack Sultan Unspecialize: The More You Know the Less You See JW Marriott Salon 3Daniel Disselkoen When New Businesses Hatch at the Public Library Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesPeter French • Alan Weinkrantz

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Engaged Journalism: Connecting With News Audiences ACC Ballroom GJake Batsell A Drama Nirvana: How to Create a Multiplatform Hit Four Seasons San JacintoBeth Hoppe • David Levine • Pam Veasey • Sue Vertue • David Zucker Creating the Shows That We Like ACC Room 16ABWill Forte • Eugene Hernandez • Phil Lord • Christopher Miller • John Ridley Everything Eric Ries Has Learned Since 2011 ACC Ballroom DTed Greenwald • Eric Ries Finding A TV Partner in A Digital World Four Seasons Ballroom ABJill Burkhart • Cynthia Kane • Vinnie Malhotra • Jennie Morris • Elizabeth Sheldon • Lois Vossen For Those About to Lock: The Editing Workshop InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BChristopher Roldan How New Technology is Changing War Zone Filmmaking ACC Room 15Nick Bicanic • David Darg • Kaj Larsen • Daniel McCabe • Bryn Mooser Independent Directors on Working with Actors ACC Room 17BAndrew Bujalski • Kat Candler • Caroline O\'Connor • Todd Rohal • David Zellner Navigating Patent Troll and Competitor Litigation Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Todd Landis • Omer Salik • Fred I. Williams • David Youssefi Storming The Gates of the Digital Frontier ACC Room 18ABCDAnthony Deptula • Lauren Francesca • Todd Luoto • Derek Waters Tool-Kit for Crafting an Interactive Documentary ACC Austin SuiteCathy Fischer • Andrew Grace • Mike Robbins • Alex Wittholz Beyond 140 Characters: How to Stretch Your Limits Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Meghan Doyle • Stephanie Fuller • Kristin O\'Halloran Cable Cutting Enthusiasts Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Jeff Lawrence Chef, Reviewer, Guest: Who's Got the Power Today? Driskill Hotel MaximilianKerry Diamond • John A Hall • Chris Stang • Kelly Stocker Community Management Meet Up JW Marriott Room 508Audrey Lo • Meghan Murphy Community-Driven Apps Defining What’s in Style JW Marriott Room 206Eliza Brooke • Jess Lee • Michelle Persad • Tim Weingarten Conflict Is the Key to Great UX JW Marriott Room 408-409Steve Fisher Content Is King, But Expertise Rules Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Jay Donovan • Neil Vogel Data and the Science of Leadership JW Marriott Room 407Dan Chuparkoff Dumb App Design: Yo and the Magic Of Minimalism JW Marriott Salon 7Or Arbel • Josh Constine • Joshua S Constine Effective Partnerships: Privacy in a Connected World JW Marriott Salon 4Robert Butler Ghost Economy Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDCindy Lincks • Joe Skorupa • Kevin Sterneckert • Kelland Willis Giants in Search of Automotive Innovation JW Marriott Room 208Derek Kerton • Jenny Kim • Toshiro Muramatsu • Nick Sugimoto HATCH Pitch Competition: Part 3 and Awards Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AJohn Frankel • Balaji Gopinath • Jon Karlen How I Built It: In Conversation with Ben Milne Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DTom Foster • Ben Milne How Innovation Happens ACC Exhibit Hall 5Walter Isaacson • Eric Schmidt • Megan Smith HTML5: Tooling and Techniques Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Mattie Langenberg Impact Pediatric Health Pitch Competition: Part 3 Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JLesa Mitchell • Michael Venerable • Steven Yecies Innovating Development of Cloud, Mobile and Social Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomMoe Abdula • Nathan Vega KITE Presents Startups Pitch for Brand Partnerships Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FJeremy Basset • Alisa Leonard • Mark Silva • Rachel Weiss Longhorn Startup Showcase Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KBen Dyer • Rudy Garza • Lydia McClure • Nick Spiller Personalized Medicine: From a Vision Into a Plan JW Marriott Room 203-204Kristine Ashcraft • Mark Bartlett • Jack Bowman • Lynn Dowling Privacy, Patents, Social Media, Oh My! Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendJenn Kennedy • Andrew Udin Quantified Selfie: Our Digital Well Being Meet Up JW Marriott Room 504Kat Mandelstein Social Media: Balancing Data and Intuition JW Marriott Room 205Cannon Tekstar Hodge • Katalina Sharkey de Solis SXSW Daily Recap ACC Ballroom FTodd Hansen • Susan Lahey • James Moore • Austin Powell Technology, Story, and the Art of Performance ACC Room 12ABMichael Monello • Elena Parker The Mobile UX Revolution - Magnificent or Meh JW Marriott Salon BEamonn Carey • Marie Glad • Gabe Karp • Oisin Lunny The Rise of the Creative Economy JW Marriott Salon DScott Belsky • Justin Gignac • Emily Heyward • Ryan Merkley The Science of Happy Design JW Marriott Salon APamela Pavliscak The Silk Road Case: Impacting Our Digital Future ACC Room 6ABLyn Ulbricht We Take It for Granted: Defending All Human Rights ACC Room 10ABKenneth Carter • Tekedra Mawakana • Michael Samway • John Scott-Railton Your Company’s Value Proposition Is Clear As Mud Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Jacob Shin

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The Best Interface Is No Interface ACC Ballroom GGolden Krishna Behind the Blue Screen: Video Stories from Iran ACC Austin SuiteJaap van Heusden • Ruben Pater • Ernst-Jan Pfauth DIY Theatrical Distribution for Independent Films ACC Room 17BAnnie Bush • Sara Giustini • Katie Graham • Andrew Matthews • PJ Raval Film Finance And Distribution in 2015 InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BDavid Herrin • Jonathan Levy • Hailey Wierengo Should You Develop Your Film Into a TV Series? Four Seasons Ballroom ABSarah-Violet Bliss • Hannah Fidell • Katie Krentz • Julia Pott Virtual Reality: Video Reinvented ACC Next StageMatt Apfel • Nancy Bennett • Jeffrey Marsilio • Mark McClusky 'CAT'astrophe: Good, Bad and Ugly of Internet Cats ACC Room 5ABCJackson Galaxy • Bryan Kortis A Look Inside DARPA JW Marriott Salon 4Dan Kaufman • Danny Yadron Against All Odds: Overcoming Startup Challenges Hilton Austin Downtown Salon FKara Bortone • Laura Entis • Lindy Fishburne • Ethan Perlstein, Ph.d. Asian Connection SXSW Meet Up JW Marriott Room 502-503Hahn Ryu Attracting Foreign Direct Investment via LinkedIn Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesEli Mercer • Andy Sanderson Austin’s Biotech Boom: Five Revolutionary Startups Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KTamsen Barrett • John Burns Bringing Our A-Game to Technical Venture Funds Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DAntonio Arocha • Reid Calhoon • Kirk Coburn • Oliver Diaz • Jeremy Sweek Cities, Buildings, Screens: New Civic Engagement JW Marriott Room 208Michel Rojkind • Leslie Wolke • Mimi Zeiger Do Good and Do Well: How CSR Helps Your Bottom Line JW Marriott Room 206Natalie Byrne • Amanda Cole • Molly Swenson Hold The Queso: Marketing to Latinas ACC Ballroom FRobyn Moreno How to Find Success from Failure Meet up JW Marriott Room 508Clay Whitaker Lessons from BuzzFeed ACC Exhibit Hall 5Jonah Peretti Let’s Supersize Wi-Fi and Change the Future ACC Room 9ABCJessica Rosenworcel Preserving Local Food Artisans by Going Global Driskill Hotel MaximilianSam Addison • Marla Camp • Anna Smith Clark • Stephanie Mcclenny sadvertising Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDKelly Allen • Chris Czmyrid • Allen Stein • Farrell Timlake Science Fiction IRL And Our Road Map To Utopia JW Marriott Salon 3Michael Solana Spatially Literate Design: Space, Place, and UX JW Marriott Salon BJohn Jones • Jennifer Kolstad • Nathan Moody • Mark Wilson Student Startup Madness: Entrepreneurial Eight Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BTim Dickson • Kristina Hahn • Brendon Kim • Raymond Liao Technicians of the Sacred: The New Native Apps JW Marriott Salon 2Lewis St. Cyr • Eric Doversberger • Lauren Chief Elk • Wendy Levy • Lynette Wallworth The Changing Face of Influence JW Marriott Room 205Baron Concors • Moj Mahdara • Bethany Mota The Collapse of Social Commerce? Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendZach Welch • Matt Winn The Future of Latino Entrepreneurship ACC Ballroom ETony Aguilar • Ruben Cantu • Mark Madrid • Thomas Miranda The Science of Mind-Blowing Videos Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Gregory Brown • Ezra Cooperstein • Katrina Craigwell • Mitchell Moffit The Secret Ingredient to Killer Content Marketing Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Michael Brenner • Nick Stein US Immigration Options for Startups and Beyond Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JSharon Brenner Virtual Reality Journalism Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1James Milward • Jason Mojica • Taylor Owen • Nonny de la Peña VodkaforDogPeople: Matchmaking a Business Heart ACC Room 6ABBeth Bellanti • Amy Mills What Would WuTang Do? Build a Creative Collective Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Molly Barton • Emily Best • Josh Davis • Dane McDonald • Joshua Tate When Does 'Culture' Become Bias? JW Marriott Salon 1Sheeroy Desai • Venky Ganesan • Rebecca Grant • Daryll McDade Content to Captivate: A Hands-On Writing Workshop JW Marriott Room 303-304Daniel DiGriz • Jean Tang Creativity on Demand: Ideas When You Need Them JW Marriott Room 301-302Belle Frank • Anne Manning Hands On: Inclusion, Accountability and Empowerment JW Marriott Room 310-311Ivan Boothe • Shireen Mitchell Pragmatic Security and Rugged DevOps Workshop JW Marriott Salon GMatt Johansen • James Wickett

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A Dev Guide: Connectivity and Wearables ACC Ballroom CCary Bran When Millennials Take Over ACC Ballroom GMaddie Grant • Jamie Notter #YesWeCode: From The 'Hood To Silicon Valley ACC Ballroom DVan Jones • Maxine Williams Game of Thrones: Creating Immersive Entertainment Four Seasons Ballroom ABSabrina Caluori • Melissa Eccles • Jim Marsh Hamburger Helper Is My Bae: Weird Brand Twitter ACC Next StageChapin Clark • Katie Notopoulos Infinity and Beyond: Pixar and 20 Years Since Toy Story ACC Room 18ABCDEd Catmull • Pete Docter • Jim Morris • Galyn Susman It's Listening: Biofeedback in Video Games Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Erin Reynolds A Framework for Privacy by Design JW Marriott Salon 7Parry Aftab • Mat Honan Apple, Marilyn and The Pope: Why Brands Need Tension Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Michael Sussman Are You A Builder or A Backer? Hilton Austin Downtown Salon ASarah Leary • Aileen Lee • Leena Rao Bitcoin: What It Needs To Succeed ACC Exhibit Hall 5Jefferson Graham • Cameron Winklevoss • Tyler Winklevoss Bricks Over Screens: Why In-Store Still Matters JW Marriott Room 206Derrick Lewis • Michael Sainato Bridging the Federal & State Data Divide ACC Room 9ABCSusan Combs • Mark Doms Check Online for Session Scheduled in This Timeslot Hilton Austin Downtown Salon K Coding Culture: Programming a Best Place to Work JW Marriott Room 407Laura Love • Ramonna Robinson Common Skills Language: Key to Sourcing Talent JW Marriott Salon 1Michael Bettersworth Creepy or Cool: Privacy Risks & Social Norms JW Marriott Salon 8Jedidiah Bracy • StJohn Deakins • Joseph Lorenzo Hall • Karen Levy Cuddly Drones: When Kids Design Drones JW Marriott Salon 3Krista Hendriks • Tijmen Schep Direct to Consumer in A Post-Amazon World Hilton Austin Downtown Salon HBayard Winthrop Dramatic Readings by Programmers of Bug Reports JW Marriott Salon DSam Richard • Christopher Schmitt Drones for Good: Journalism and Crowdsourced UAVs JW Marriott Room 208Darren Ansell • Clare Cook • Ben Kreimer • Dickens Olewe Evolving 3D Production Into Immersive Technologies ACC Room 12ABAlastair Green • Brian Vogt • Michael Wilken Fostering A Culture of Intrapreneurship Hilton Austin Downtown Austin Chamber OfficesDan Graham Future of Health Tech: Going Beyond Tracking JW Marriott Room 201-202Cédric Hutchings • Mark Prince Getting Men Comfortable with Mobile Shopping JW Marriott Room 205Troy Alexander • Javier Laval • Gregory Lowe Houston Influencers Meet Up JW Marriott Room 501Brian Lang How Framing Affects Privacy Decisions JW Marriott Salon 4Matthew McGlone Is EU Privacy Legislation Killing Data Science? Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JSimon Morrissey • Aurélie Pols Is Social Good the Next Killer App? ACC Room 5ABCEve Simon It's The End of The Internet As We Know It... Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Micha Benoliel • Gautam Chandna • Kevin Fitchard • Jan Standal • Chris Weasler Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire: Fallacy of Social at Work JW Marriott Room 404Joanna Belbey • Julian Mills Pushing the Envelope Forward: Latin@s in Tech ACC Ballroom EFrancesca Escoto-Zavala • Kety Esquivel • Deldelp Medina • Rosalinda Zepeda Stealing Other People's Stuff: A Primer Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendBradley Gross Student Startup Madness: Finals and Championship Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BKristina Hahn • Heather Dawn Miller • Anis Uzzaman Tools of an Industrial Craftsman JW Marriott Salon BAndrew Crow • Greg Petroff • Kendra Shimmell Top Ten Ways to Be A Great Technology Startup Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DRebecca Taylor Uncertainty: Predictive Analytics in Health Care JW Marriott Room 203-204Priyanka Agarwal • Nick Crocker • Christina Farr • Malay Gandhi What Will You Build with Watson on Bluemix? Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomSwami Chandrasekaran When the Glimpse Is Worth More Than the Glare Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Frank Danna • Darren Lachtman • Annie Park • Michael Platco Your Life in Big Data: Genomics and Health JW Marriott Room 402-403Joel Dudley • Konrad Karczewski

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Tuesday, March 17
 

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Beyond Live, Why the L+3 Social TV Convo Matters ACC Room 18ABCDNatan Edelsburg • Michael Scogin • Sima Sistani • Don Steele Making Music Physical Again ACC Room 12ABCharlotte Brimner • Kate Stone Market or Die: How to Get Your Game Noticed Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Martin Gaston • Mike Phillips Barking up the Right Tree: Creating A New Category Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EAaron Hirschhorn • Ben Jacobs • Colleen Taylor • Henrik Werdelin Breaking Bitcoin: Flash in Pan or Future of Money? Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KJeremy Allaire • Mary Dent • Barry Silbert • Paul Vigna Connected Health: Being Social Helps Your Heart JW Marriott Room 201-202Nancy Brown Content Is the Starting Line, Not the Finish Line Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Mark Schaefer Decoding UK Immigration: Creatives Vs. The Law JW Marriott Room 407Anushka Sinha Disruptive Mobile Technologies in Fashion Commerce JW Marriott Room 206Amy Errett • Manik Singh • Heidi Zak Identities of Things Group: Paving the Way for IoT JW Marriott Room 211-212Joni Brennan • Shraddha Chaplot • Ingo Friese • Eve Maler • Monique Morrow Learn to Embrace Your Immutable Servers JW Marriott Salon ANikhil Vaze Lessons From the Trenches: Women In Business Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDAmanda Johnson • Christie Marchese • Caroline McCarthy • Jennifer Nedeau • Jessica Randazza Saving Stores: How Mobile and Data Increase Visits Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomShelly Banjo • Todd Dipaola • David Ervin • Laura Kelso • Alan Wizemann Secrets of Raising Venture Capital Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BNick Beim • Norman Fogelsong • Mike Maples • Sarah McBride Wall Street Embraces the Crowd Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DJordan Sale • Jordan Sales Web-Side Manner: How the Internet Saved My Life JW Marriott Room 203-204Stacey Bernstein • Megan Brown • Alicia Quarles • Alicia Staley What the IoT Means For Public Safety JW Marriott Salon 8Jeffrey Carr • Max Meyers • Claire Niech Interactive Narratives in Open Game Worlds JW Marriott Room 301-302Joris Dormans • Karel Millenaar Lean Invention: Idea to Product Launch in 4 Hours! JW Marriott Room 307Conley Giles • Luemara Wagner ScaaS & Other Lies: Hacking Big Data on the Web JW Marriott Room 306Rion Dooley • John Fonner What's Before Mobile First? JW Marriott Salon HKen Tabor

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Astrophysics Goes Hollywood: Cinematic Science ACC Room 18ABCDDonna Cox • Robert Hurt • Frank Summers Decoding Percepciones: CS, Latinos and Storytelling ACC Ballroom ESusan Cartsonis • Julie Ann Crommett • Joanna Johnson • Sowmya Subramanian Doc Distribution: Get Up to Speed with PBS Indies: Presented by PBS InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BLiz Cheng • Marshall Curry • Yance Ford • Byron Hurt • Donald Thoms Spiritually, Through Interactive Technology ACC Austin SuiteOpeyemi Olukemi • Michel Reilhac • Ilo von Seckendorff The Future of Concerts on TVKymberli Frueh-Owens • Rob Gill • Evan Haiman • Don Maggi • Lucia McCalmont • Patrick McDonald The Hitchhiker's Guide to Game Advertising Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4David Berkowitz • Susan Borst • Ari Brandt • Michael Flamberg • Kym Nelson Traveler and Traveler Tech Meet Up JW Marriott Room 509Kate Buska • Rebekah Hubbard Better and Faster: Predict Opportunity & Win in 2015 ACC Ballroom AJeremy Gutsche Canceled: Game Tech Is Changing Real-World Visualization JW Marriott Room 208Alexx Henry • Sanjay Mistry • Alan Robles • Mike Woods Contextual Mobile UX in the Beacon Wearable Age Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomJennifer Bordner • Chris Hiland • Laura Kelso • Craig Kostelic • Sohrab Pirayesh Culture Hacking Your Way to A Great Experience Hilton Austin Downtown Salon JShane Green David Partners With Goliath: BD Hacks for Startups JW Marriott Salon 1Bernie Brenner • Maria Karaivanova • Bob Rosin • Niall Wall For Media, It's Platform or Perish Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Trei Brundrett • David Cohn • Cindy Royal How Video Games Are Disrupting Medicine & Education JW Marriott Room 201-202Daphne Bavelier • Adam Gazzaley Innovating Diversity and Inclusion in Tech ACC Ballroom DJesse Jackson Is There Still Room for Fashion Blogging? JW Marriott Room 205Caroline Waxler Lessons From Africa: Relationships Over Privacy? ACC Room 6ABJessica Colaço Look Away: Managing Online Persona Expectations JW Marriott Salon 3Brenda Berkelaar Mixed Reality Habitats: The New Wired Frontier JW Marriott Room 211-212BC Biermann • Amber Case • Jay Iorio • Todd Richmond New Earth: A Brand for the Year 2079 Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Nick Dupey • Rodrigo Martinez New Users Matter Too! Designing Better Onboarding JW Marriott Salon DKrystal Higgins New Ways for Artists to Make Money Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AHany Nada Opening The Door To Open Compute JW Marriott Salon ARon Williams Putting Policymakers to Work For You ACC Room 10ABAdrian Fenty • Niloo Howe • Grover Norquist • Michael Petricone • Julie Samuels Turning Big Healthcare into Hubs of Innovation JW Marriott Room 203-204Onil Bhattacharyya • Molly Coye • Erika Pabo • Douglas Wood What the Hell Is An Innovation Agency Anyway? Hilton Austin Downtown Room 412Ben Gaddis • Mickey Ristroph Where’s Waldo’s Voice: Social Media for Mascots Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDAshley Callahan • Kip Havel • V Murali Successful Requirements Gathering JW Marriott Room 310-311Jordan Hirsch

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Teenage Kicks: How Can We Reduce Teen Risk Taking ACC Ballroom BAlexandra Goat Music Makes Movies with Randall Poster ACC Room 16ABRandall Poster Music UX: Connecting Technology and Experience for Fans ACC Room 12ABJames Apollo • Justin Evans • John Paul • Alaina Thetford Science of Social Funding: 247 Campaign Patterns ACC Room 17BVann Alexandra Daly • Christine Doelling • Drew Gardner • Missy Laney • Francis Pollara SmART Campaigns: Art and Music Driving Social Change ACC Next StageLenore Feder • Laurie Keith • Jessica King • Russell Wallach The Art, Joy and Power of Creating Musical Programs Four Seasons Ballroom ABDavid Koelle What’s the Value of Your Digital Rights? InterContinental Stephen F. Austin Capital Ballroom BCristine Platt Dewey • Isaac Hager • Linzee Troubh Who's Going To Fund Your Web Series? Four Seasons San JacintoKarim Ahmad • Jay Bushman • Amy Dotson • Marc Hofstatter A.I. State of the Union JW Marriott Room 211-212Monica Anderson • Fred Brown • Doug Lenat • Nova Spivack Blowing Up J-School: Journalism's New Relevance Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Carrie Brown-Smith • Heather Chaplin • Cole Goins • Brad King Chicken or the Egg: Seasonality and Game Sales Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Patrick Walker Daily Web Content for Branded Websites Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendJonathan Hart • Gordon Thomas Death to Old Bosses: Survival in a Meritocracy JW Marriott Room 407Andrew Silver • Megan Wheeler Feels X Gains: Emotions, Masculinity and Support JW Marriott Salon 8Christopher Gandin Le • Emily Lindin • Marcus Morieko • David Tuck • Jamia Wilson Global Competitions that Change the World ACC Room 6ABNathaniel Manning Holacracy: A Radical New Approach to Management JW Marriott Salon 1Brian Robertson Home Smart Home: The Future Conscious Home JW Marriott Room 208Liat Ben-Zur • Joe Dada • Joe Gerber • Mike Soucie • Michael Wolf How We Listen to Music Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 4-7Paul Lamere How We Shop: The Presentation of Curation JW Marriott Room 206Fred Dust • Dave Lippman • Michael Phillips Moskowitz • Laurel Pinson Influence: Future of Tech, Culture and Investing Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EPaul Judge • Ryan Leslie • Anthony Saleh Innovation, Meet Regulation: A Tri-Sector Approach Hilton Austin Downtown Salon KKatherine Ryan Burke • Ryan Burke • Matthew McFarland • Trae Stephens • Z. Michael Wang Media, Tech and What's Next? ACC Exhibit Hall 5Julia Boorstin • Pete Cashmore Mining for Gold in the Internet of Things Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Graeme Noseworthy Privacy in the Age of Drone Fever JW Marriott Salon 7Lisa Ellman Redefining Realness for Brands On Twitter Hyatt Regency Austin Hill Country ABCDMarie Bonaccorse • Bianca Buckridee • John Colucci • Mariali Hackman • Christina Warren Show and Smell: Marketing Experiences Beyond Visual Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Heather Gately • Warren Kronberger • David Polinchock • Ben Redford SXSW Daily Recap ACC Ballroom FSarah Garcia • Kamille Girton • Andrew Logan • Aaron Sankin Winning the Battle for Digital Airspace Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomChris Borek • Jeff Griffin • Lauren Johnson • Michael Stich

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Cultural Connections: TV, Digital and the New Mainstream ACC Ballroom ELauren Giraldo • Leon Krauze • Princess Lauren • Ray Olmeda • Robert Rodriguez • Sherman Wright Online Success Without Cat Videos or Crotch Hits Four Seasons Ballroom ABZach Anner • Chris Demarais • Brandon Farmahini Press Start to Begin: UX and Video Games Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 4Michael Dunn • Stephanie Hagadorn • Jason Schklar • David Sinclair Virtual Reality And The Evolving Concert Experience ACC Room 12ABMatt Apfel • Jens Christensen • Josh Constine • Chris Milk • Mike Roche 300% Mobile Lift Is A Real and Augmented Reality Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 2Emery Skolfield • Annie Weinberger Breaking the News in the Age of Snapchat ACC Exhibit Hall 5Nick Bilton • Andrew Bleeker • Dan Pfeiffer • Dan Rather Can Media Save Us From Disaster? Hyatt Regency Austin Big BendScott Henderson • Brian Reich collaboration JW Marriott Room 203-204Mark Messenbaugh • James Oury • David Moinina Sengeh • Brian Warrington DIY Health: Saving Time and Money JW Marriott Room 201-202Patrick Freuler Entertainment and the Edge: Post-Millennial Culture Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 3Jack Horner • Ian Pierpoint Finding the Best API for Your Music App Hilton Austin Downtown Salon AFrank Johnson • Mohamed Moutadayne • Tom Rettig • Rachel Scarpati • Bill Wilson Future of Austin Tech: Student to Startup Hilton Austin Downtown Salon DDon Christian • Nathan Green How Media Companies Build Tech Scenes Hyatt Regency Austin Texas Ballroom 2-3Tom Cheredar • Eric Hellweg • Joshua Rubin The Tech Talent Shortage: Problems and Solutions JW Marriott Room 408-409Altay Guvench This Is Your Brain on Media: Selling or Sabotage? Hyatt Regency Austin Zilker Ballroom 1Chandra Briggman • Srinivasan Pillay • Stephanie Rowe Transformative Entrepreneurship in the US & Abroad Hilton Austin Downtown Salon BSteffen Holly • Kevin Koym • Jae Lee • Ernesto Rodriguez Understanding the Beacosystem Radisson Town Lake Riverside BallroomDave Heinzinger • Molly Hop • Steven Jacobs • Anne Marie Stephen Your Marketing Platform Is Broken Hilton Austin Downtown Salon EJascha Kaykas-Wolff • Megan Lueders • Mike Mckinnon • Roland Smart Rapid On-Boarding: Building Password-less Apps JW Marriott Room 306Derek Labian • Tom Langridge Shredding Wires With Rapid UX Prototyping JW Marriott Room 307Kyle Outlaw Story Mapping Your Product JW Marriott Room 310-311Jeff Patton UI Patterns: Then and Now JW Marriott Salon GSteve Mackley

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