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Tuesday, March 17 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Beacon Technology & the Rise of Hyper Localization

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Hyper localization and the use of proximity beacon technology is quickly gaining ground as a powerful channel for reaching consumers, with implementations extending beyond retail to include events, airports, museums, sports venues and more. As new use cases emerge and the technology evolves, marketers and technologists alike are continually exploring strategies for leveraging iBeacons to showcase their brands and stay relevant - and ways to do it at a massive scale.
Advanced use cases such as indoor location and footfall tracking could prove to be a powerful driver of data on user behavior. But what implications should organizations consider to ensure that security and privacy concerns are addressed? By looking at real-world large-scale beacon deployments - we’ll examine the future of beacon technology outside of retail, capabilities and pitfalls, and its potential for delivering an unparalleled user experience.

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Speakers
avatar for Alexandre Ackermans

Alexandre Ackermans

VP Technology, Eventbase
Creators of the SXSW Go app in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015. We hope you love the app!
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Jeff Sinclair

Eventbase - Co-Founder, Eventbase
Jeff Sinclair is an accomplished leader with over 15 year’s of executive management experience.


Tuesday March 17, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm
ACC Ballroom G Austin Convention Center

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