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Tuesday, March 17 • 12:30pm - 1:30pm
Software Innovation Against the Odds

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In the world outside of SXSW, many businesses and organizations are ready to innovate and know that it is necessary for survival. But when the vision for digital transformation moves into reality at non-tech companies, the processes, culture, and skills of the organizations clash with the practices of rapid software development and deployment found at start-ups and within the software industry.
In this panel, you will hear first-hand accounts of innovation failures and successes at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, and Boston's MBTA. These panelists are leading technological transformations within bureaucratic, long-running enterprises through culture-challenging projects -- find out how they have done it.

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Barbara Barry

Design Lead, Student Health and Wellbeing, Center for Innovation/Mayo Clinic
Barbara A. Barry has 15 years of experience developing social programs and new technologies to dramatically improve health care and education. She is an interdisciplinary research scientist who uses applied anthropology and computer science to fuel innovation in industry, public and... Read More →
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Joan DiMicco

VP of Digital Customer Experience, Forrester Research
Joan DiMicco is a strategic innovator in the design and use of new technologies for social networking, visual analysis, and group collaboration. Her driving desire is to make communication and collaboration easier and more intuitive.
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Brian Kane

Dir of Policy, Performance Mgmt & Process Re-Engineering, Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA)
Brian S. Kane joined the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA), Boston's public transportation provider in October, 2012 and serves as Director of Policy, Performance Management, and Process Re-Engineering. In this role he focuses on transparency initiatives, policy modernization... Read More →
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Jesse Kriss

Senior Design Lead, Human Interfaces Group, NASA/JPL
Jesse Kriss designs and builds tools for artists, citizens and scientists. His past work includes Many Eyes, a the collaborative visualization platform, at IBM Research, tools for artists and performers at Figure 53, makers of QLab, and web platforms for online organizing and voter... Read More →

Tuesday March 17, 2015 12:30pm - 1:30pm CDT
JW Marriott Salon B

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