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Saturday, March 14 • 5:00pm - 6:00pm
SXSW Accelerator: Entertainment and Content Tech 2

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SXSW Accelerator® pitch event presented by Oracle is a platform for early stage technology startups to pitch their product and/or services to industry technology experts, high profiled media personnel, and Venture Capitalists / Angel Investors.
Eight companies in the Entertainment and Content Technologies category, Technology Industry Group, will dazzle a live audience, panel of three judges and co-emcees with their ideas, innovations, product and/or service. Three of those eight companies will be asked to return on Sunday, March 15 to present to a new group of co-emcees and judges. A grand prize winner for each category will be selected at the end of day two as part of the evening SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony.
The Entertainment and Content Technologies category highlights applications and technologies for gaming, music, film, television, video, news and publishing, streaming and digital storytelling, as well as new and hybrid forms of entertainment. These are reinventing the ways in which we learn, relax and enjoy our time. This category also contains technologies that focus on other cultural sectors such as sports, travel, mapping, publishing and food as they pertain to entertainment.
Finalist for this session include:
Pixbi
New York, NY
http://www.pixbi.com
Pixbi enables consumers to discover products within any image, anywhere. Beginning with digital and print publications, Pixbi is changing the way people read and shop by allowing consumers to view, save, share and purchase products from images instantly.
SIX
Tokyo, Japan
http://www.six.jp
Our Lyric Speaker invites you to a step forward in visual audio experience. SIX is a creative agency producing innovating ideas. As a keyword, update the societal and cultural value.

Weezic
Paris, France
http://www.weezic.com
Music practice has not switched to digital yet. Weezic aims at becoming the main interactive music practice platform. Musicians can now use breakthrough web-based tools to practice, with content being "augmented" online and pushed by publishers, composers and teachers.
Zype
New York, NY
http://www.zype.com
Zype is a cloud-based video technology service for premium video content owners to build, scale and manage direct-to-consumer streaming destinations. Zype makes it easy to deliver branded mobile, set-top, and web apps to viewers everywhere.
For an entire list of 2015 SXSW Accelerator Finalist go to http://sxsw.com/interactive/2015-sxsw-accelerator-finalists

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Speakers
avatar for Charles Hudson

Charles Hudson

Partner, SoftTech VC
Charles Hudson is a Partner with SoftTech VC, one of the most active seed stage investors in Internet and mobile startups. He focuses on identifying investment opportunities in mobile infrastructure, mobile applications, and marketplaces. He is on the Board of Tulip and Kahuna and... Read More →
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Hany Nada

Managing Partner, GGV Capital
Hany Nada is a founding partner of GGV Capital and has worked as a long-term partner with more than 150 companies over the past decade. He is a trusted resource to CEOs on global market development, customer introductions, and M&A/IPO guidance across US and Asian markets. Hany was... Read More →
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Mahmud Rowghani

Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers
Mood Rowghani is a Partner at Kleiner Perkins in the Digital Growth Practice. He focuses on high growth technology companies that have achieved rapid adoption and scale. Mood's investments include: Docusign, Dropcam, Instacart, LendingClub, Quirky, Soundcloud, Square, Uber, and Waze... Read More →
avatar for Mood Rowghani

Mood Rowghani

Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caulfield & Byers
Mood Rowghani is a Partner at Kleiner Perkins in the Digital Growth Practice. He focuses on high growth technology companies that have achieved rapid adoption and scale. Mood's investments include: Docusign, Dropcam, Instacart, LendingClub, Quirky, Soundcloud, Square, Uber, and Waze... Read More →
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Ralph Simon

CEO, Mobilium Global Limited


Saturday March 14, 2015 5:00pm - 6:00pm
Hilton Austin Downtown Salon G 500 E 4th St

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