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  1. Hug the Grinch! Win a Macbook Air! to

    on Friday 9th March

    At the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival, Zopim (www.zopim.com), a leading provider of cloud-based Customer Engagement solutions, will hijack the city of Austin, TX to sow the seeds of customer ...

    At Austin Convention Center (map)

  2. All Day Event - Alcatel-Lucent’s Trend Lounge to

    on Friday 9th March

    Alcatel-Lucent is rolling out the red carpet again and playing host at the sassy “ultra-lounge.” Devs, techies, entrepreneurs and VCs are invited to relax, recharge, drink & grub with ALU’s ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Room 406 (map)

  3. Half Day Event-The Lift presents: Latin America Innovation to

    on Friday 9th March

    The Lift invites you to discover Latin America as a source of technological development and possible investments for the years to come. With a selection of some of the best ...

    At West Tent, Brush Square Park (map)

  4. How to Lose Co-Founders and Alienate Startups to

    Panel on Friday 9th March

    Most startup entrepreneurs, investors and incubators will tell you that two founders are better than one. What they won't tell you is two founders are more likely to try to ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D, 4th floor (map)

  5. Storytelling for Entrepreneurs & Startups to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    Storytelling is one of the most powerful forms of communication you have as an entrepreneur to assist you in starting a company, recruiting employees, raising capital, securing clients and getting ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon B (map)

  6. The Lean Startup: The Science of Entrepreneurship to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    The Lean Startup debuted at #2 on the New York Times bestseller list. This talk draws on stories and insights from the book, explaining the new science of entrepreneurship. Most ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom D, 4th floor (map)

  7. A Celebration of American Startups to

    on Friday 9th March

    Showcasing some of the country’s most successful entrepreneurs, as well as an array of corporate and elected leaders and some of the hottest music on the planet, this special event ...

    At ACL Live at the Moody Theater (map)

  8. All Day Event - The Lift presents: Latin America Innovation to

    on Saturday 10th March

    The Lift invites you to discover Latin America as a source of technological development and possible investments for the years to come. With a selection of some of the best ...

    At West Tent, Brush Square Park (map)

  9. Get Your Startup’s Name in Lights with IBM! to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    Appearing at the 2012 SXSW Interactive Festival, IBM is looking for top entrepreneurs to join our Startup Showcase Video Series. We will be in the Startup Village hosting an audience ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon B (map)

  10. Startup Passion Smack-Down to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    A surprisingly high percentage of entrepreneurs derail their startups because they fall in love with their idea. Emotional attachment to an idea leads to premature scaling and a number of ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A, 4th floor (map)

  11. The Field of Dreams Manifesto to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    With easy access to new technologies, resources, and ideas, more and more startups outside the Valley and the Alley are finding early success in places like Kansas City, Missouri and ...

    At Hyatt Regency Austin, Texas Ballroom 1-3 (map)

  12. The Most Wanted Unusual Suspect: Markia Zuckerberg to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    In June 2011, Vivek Wadhwa wrote that we need a black Mark Zuckerberg. But, what about Markia? Is it hard to imagine that the next big thing could come from ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 5ABC, 3rd floor (map)

  13. Pay-It-Forward: Building Successful Startups to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    This workshop session is taught by Black Founders Startup Ventures. Black Founders Startup Ventures was founded to increase the success of black entrepreneurs in tech through educational workshops and events. ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 5ABC, 3rd floor (map)

  14. Entrepreneurs: International Teaming Opportunities to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Entrepreneurs often look their own backyard for the right customers and business partnerships to launch their businesses- yet many times, the best opportunity for sales or collaboration are with business ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 10AB, 3rd floor (map)

  15. All Day Event - The Lift presents: Latin America Innovation to

    on Sunday 11th March

    The Lift invites you to discover Latin America as a source of technological development and possible investments for the years to come. With a selection of some of the best ...

    At West Tent, Brush Square Park (map)

  16. The Most Important Panel You'll Ever Attend - How to Get Your First 100 Paying Customers [NO BADGE NEEDED] to

    on Sunday 11th March

    Event Website: http://appsumo100.eventbrite.com/ PANEL OVERVIEW A business can't survive without customers, but how do you get someone to trust buying from your company when you are new. In this panel ...

  17. Startup Breakthrough: Speed Coaching for Founders to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Five of the world's top startup-focused executive coaches choose entrepreneurs from the audience who want to volunteer with a problem or area for improvement. In speed coaching sessions, they attempt ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon C, 4th floor (map)

  18. Tapping Into America's Secret Sauce: Entrepreneurs to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    During this session, Steve Case, one of America’s most iconic entrepreneurs, and Tim O’Shaughnessy, CEO and co-founder of LivingSocial, will explore the role entrepreneurship plays in launching some of the ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 5 (map)

  19. Adding Value As a Non-Technical No Talent Assclown to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 11th March

    Let’s face it, if you’re not an engineer or a designer, odds are you’re a no talent assclown. However, there’s a place for no talent assclowns to be useful in ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Rio Grande Ballroom (map)

  20. Everybody's a Bloody Entrepreneur! Or Are They? to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    There was an article - or 100 - the other day that said something about entrepreneurs being...The life blood of society! The new drivers of our economy! The largest employers ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon C, 4th floor (map)

  21. Co-Founder Speed Dating to

    on Sunday 11th March

    It's hard to find a co-founder for your startup. Tell us what you are looking for and we will play the matchmaker. In just an hour, you'll meet a dozen ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Room 400, 402 (map)

  22. How to Build Entrepreneurship Communities to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Why do some tech communities thrive while other fail? What can you do to start, fix or grow your city's startup scene? This panel will take a grounded look at ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon D, 4th floor (map)

  23. StartupBus Grand Final to

    on Sunday 11th March

    Imagine getting on a bus with a group of strangers and three days later, while traveling at 60 miles per hour, conceive, build and launch a startup. That's what over ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon A, 4th floor (map)

  24. From Dorm Room to Board Room to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 11th March

    This dual format will focus on how to grow your dorm room idea into an overnight success-- and by 'overnight' we mean 10 years of ridiculously (fun and) hard work! ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Rio Grande Ballroom (map)

  25. Network Effect: Building a Business Around Sharing to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Drew Houston, CEO and Co-Founder of Dropbox, has led Dropbox's growth from a simple idea to a service millions around the world rely on – a modern day Network Effect. ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom D, 4th floor (map)

  26. Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Backwards in Heels to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    Ginger Rogers may have said it, but today's female entrepreneurs are proving it. Right now, women are starting and leading new and innovative companies at an unprecedented rate. From e-commerce ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon C, 4th floor (map)

  27. Your Arts Organization = A Startup Business to

    Core Conversation on Monday 12th March

    If you’re an artist or work for a young arts organization, you run a start-up. A start-up where the product is culture, the audience is becoming more and more segmented ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 8A, 3rd floor (map)

  28. The Future of Innovation and Young Entrepreneurs to

    Future15 on Monday 12th March

    Entrepreneurship has been growing exponentially, Teen Entrepreneurship has been rising alongside. What motivates teens to start their companies at such a young age? I would like to share the statistics ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 10AB, 3rd floor (map)

  29. The Business of Kevin Smith to

    Dual on Monday 12th March

    You've seen his films, bought his DVDs and followed him on Twitter. You know him as an actor, writer, director and founder of View Askew Productions and the SModcast Podcast ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Room 18ABCD, 4th floor (map)

  30. Work When Startup Culture Hits Mainstream to

    Core Conversation on Monday 12th March

    We’re all seeing this happen – friends in healthcare, film and finance to name few catching what can only be dubbed “the startup bug”. John Battelle even said it himself ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Rio Grande Ballroom (map)