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  1. 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)

  2. The Power of Visual Storytelling to

    Panel on Friday 9th March

    A story can be told in a million different ways and constantly improving technology makes it even more fun for anyone to tell their story in their own unique way. ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol A-D, 3rd floor (map)

  3. Get Lit: Why Story Matters to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    You built a product. It's amazing, brilliant, even earth-shattering. You know it, your team knows it, your mom knows it. So why doesn't anyone else seem to get it? The ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol A-D, 3rd floor (map)

  4. Smokey Bear Tweetup to

    Core Conversation on Friday 9th March

    Smokey Bear has been a national icon since 1944 and has had a Twitter icon since 2010. Meet Smokey and the man behind the bear's tweets. While Smokey usually reminds ...

    At InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, Assembly Room (map)

  5. And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    The folks from the And I Am Not Lying blog (andiamnotlying.com) cock-rock the NPR crowd with the best underground comedy, storytelling and sideshow acts. Hailing from NYC, this special event ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Colorado (map)

  6. And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW: From Basement Burlesque to the Boardroom to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    Storytelling is both the second-oldest art form and a hot "new" form of entertainment — thanks to This American Life, The Moth's podcast and live shows, and tons of shows ...

    At Palm Park, Colorado (map)

  7. And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW: Basics of Comedy Improv Workshop to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    Learn to open yourself up to sudden, new possibilities – and seize the potential from everything that's right in front of you. You'll learn the rewarding art of creative play, ...

    At Palm Park, Colorado (map)

  8. Travel Writers Meet Up to

    Meet Up on Saturday 10th March

    Get together with other travel writers and bloggers for an hour of brainstorming, networking and storytelling. Coolest passport stamp smackdown is optional. Travel and tourism industry reps also welcome.

    At InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, Boardroom (map)

  9. A Creator's Guide to Transmedia Storytelling to

    Book Reading on Saturday 10th March

    Transmedia is definitely a buzzword these days, and forward-thinkers from Madison Avenue to Hollywood are trying to get up to speed about what it is and how to get in ...

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

  10. And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW: Storytelling Workshop to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    Everyone's got at least one story in them – whether it's a pitch, a plan, or a tale of love gone horrifically wrong. Join Cyndi Freeman (Moth outreach instructor, storyteller, ...

    At Palm Park, Colorado (map)

  11. And I Am NOT Lying at SXSW: Storytelling Open Mic to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    Have you been dying to tell the world a story? Are you tired of keynotes talking at you and dying to have other people listen to YOU for a change? ...

    At Palm Park, Colorado (map)

  12. Does Your Product Have a Plot? to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    What makes an experience—any experience—compelling? A well–told story transcends any particular medium and this presentation will focus on principles of narrative—such as plot, setting, and point–of–view—as they apply to designing ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom BC (map)

  13. And I am NOT Lying - Live to

    Camp on Saturday 10th March

    The folks from the And I Am Not Lying blog are cock-rocking the NPR crowd in their new monthly residency in Brooklyn with the best underground comedy, storytelling, burlesque and ...

    At Palm Park, Colorado (map)

  14. Winning the Story Wars to

    Book Reading on Saturday 10th March

    Everyone in marketing is shouting “TELL STORIES!” in perfect unison from their various feeds. But what is a good story? And how can you make yours great? In 60 idea-packed ...

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

  15. A Carlin Home Companion to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    Through storytelling, classic video footage, and family memorabilia, Kelly Carlin, the only child of iconoclastic comedian George Carlin, chronicles over forty years of her life with her famous father. Kelly, ...

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

  16. Crowd Sourced & Collaborative Story-Writing to

    Future15 on Saturday 10th March

    User-generated content (UGC) has changed the face of the entertainment world forever. Nearly every form of media has enjoyed a "break-out" moment when consumer content began to present a serious ...

    At Hyatt Regency Austin, Texas Ballroom 4-7 (map)

  17. Multiplatform Storytelling: Frontline War Stories to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    While the academics preach of the wonders and promise and “mechanics” of “transmedia” storytelling, there are pioneering producers on the ground really doing it. There are good days and bad. ...

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

  18. Storytelling Beyond Words: New Forms of Journalism to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    We are in the midst of a digital revolution, and yet journalistic storytelling remains trapped in the Stone Age. We have all sorts of digital tools at our disposal -- ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol A-D, 3rd floor (map)

  19. Mother Goose Got Punked: Next Gen Visual Stories to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Visual storytelling has the power to move public policy, influence the direction of war, and alter the course of civil society. During this panel, you’ll learn ways to turn video ...

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

  20. Rise of the Interactive Director As Creative Lead to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 11th March

    Much like live action directors, the interactive director has evolved into a role in which the technologist is directing the experience and creative. From interactive music videos and social entertainment ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  21. No Brochures: Digital Storytelling for Nonprofits to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Storytelling is an inherently key aspect of non-profit business. Donors deserve to know how their gifts are having an impact; potential donors need to know how they can make a ...

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

  22. Still Invisible? Waging Stories with Social Media to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    What does it mean to wage a story? In this panel, Pulitzer prize-winning journalist Jose Antonio Vargas describes the moment of coming out as an undocumented immigrant, an "outlaw" in ...

    At Omni Downtown, Longhorn (map)

  23. @BettyDraper's Guide to Social Storytelling to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    Making a story social isn't all about marketing. It's also about helping to build a better narrative – extending and enriching the story, whether your story is driven by a ...

    At Omni Downtown, Longhorn (map)

  24. A Game of Thrones Meet Up to

    Meet Up on Monday 12th March

    Get together with other fans of A Game of Thrones (or A Song of Ice and Fire, if you will) for an hour of networking and friend-making.

    At Palm Park, Meet Up Tent (map)

  25. Next Stage: Cinematic Storytelling and Journalism to

    on Monday 12th March

    New technology is paving the way for journalists to tell amazing stories in a cinematic way. At the crossroads of creativity and innovation, Cinematic journalism at SXSW takes a moment ...

    At Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Hall 3/4 (map)

  26. Character Building As an Attention Magnet to

    Core Conversation on Monday 12th March

    Lets skip over the bluster and the bragging of social media storytelling. Instead, lets talk about the kinds of stories that get people’s respect and attention. When you think of ...

    At Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol, Capitol View North (map)

  27. Michael Margolis Book Signing to

    on Monday 12th March

    Michael Margolis, founder of Get Storied signs his book ‘Believe Me: a Storytelling Manifesto for Change-makers and Innovators’ at the SXSW bookstore.

    At Austin Convention Center, Ballroom G Foyer (map)

  28. #140conf: Future of Story Telling to

    140 Mini-Conference on Monday 12th March

    the future of story telling with geo geller and with andy dixon as an example(ExConWithConvictions.com and IAMConvicted.com) is part of what i call a Social Sculpture, a treasure hunt, an ...

    At Hilton Austin Downtown, Salon FG (map)

  29. Storytelling: From the Bar to the Boardroom to

    Dual on Tuesday 13th March

    With the growth of shows like The Moth, and This American Life, true storytelling is more popular than ever. Whether you’re at the bar or in the boardroom – everyone ...

    At InterContinental Stephen F. Austin, Capital Ballroom A (map)