Want to know what's on now and next? Try now.lanyrd.com!

Showing 45 sessions in Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown

Your current filters are…


  1. The Concrete Jungle: Nature in an Urban Ecosystem to

    Dual on Friday 9th March

    For the first time in history, the majority of people worldwide are living in cities. What does this mean for ecosystems across the planet and how does this change the ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  2. Waste 2.0: 3 Ways Tech Is Making Waste a Resource to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    Organizations are spending time and money to become more sustainable but they are not leveraging new software and web technologies to maximize their positive environmental impact. This panel will discuss ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  3. Your Energy Use: Too Busy/Lazy/Apathetic to Care? to

    Dual on Friday 9th March

    Green is allegedly the new black. If that’s true, why does it seem so many people are confounded by their own energy use? (Who among us can say with any ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  4. Size Matters: Why Little Houses Are So Awesome to

    Solo on Friday 9th March

    This'll be my best presentation on small houses, ever! I'll show why maintaining a diminutive footprint is the surest green thing you can do if you're building a new house. ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  5. Group Deals Are Killing Your Small Business to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    Everyone wants a good deal, but offering your company’s products through burgeoning deals platforms such as Groupon, Dealmap and others can erode your margins when not used strategically. Whether you ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  6. 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)

  7. Big Social Media Results at Small Organizations to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    If you're at a small organization, you might have more great ideas and willingness to serve your community than you do time, money, or help. Lots of small organizations in ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  8. Electric Car: Lessons Learned in a Global Movement to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    The electric car could transform the way we think about transportation and energy. This is a disruptive technology that, if successful, may dramatically reduce dependence on oil, enable greater adoption ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  9. Creative Energy: Renewing the Fight for Renewables to

    Panel on Saturday 10th March

    Electronic musician, turntablist and author DJ Spooky (Paul D. Miller) joins Ed Morris (Canary Project), James Slezak (Purpose.com) and Tara DePorte (Human Impacts Institute) in an interactive session to explore ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  10. Why Small Is the New Big and Big Is the New Small to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    Economic angst has taught us one thing: Size doesn’t matter. The over-riding lesson we are learning worldwide is that a business that gets ahead of the curve is a smart ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  11. LGBT Meet Up to

    Meet Up on Saturday 10th March

    Get together with other LGBT professionals in the new media sphere for an hour of brainstorming, idea-buidling, networking, friend-making and career-enhancement.

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Red River (map)

  12. The Local Backbone of the SoLoMo Revolution to

    Dual on Saturday 10th March

    This is not a panel about SoLoMo metrics or the panacea Brands are looking for. This panel will show you how two community leaders are organizing their neighborhoods to leverage ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  13. Why Cleanweb Will Beat Cleantech to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    Most people think new technologies like solar and biofuels are the answer to crises in climate, energy, and food.What if the most leveraged way to solve these problems was infotech? ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  14. Paper or Plastic? Social Media Can Restore Earth to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    Effective storytelling is at the center of all transformation strategies. As society continues to access and rely upon the web and mobility for social, economic and environmental information it becomes ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  15. When Goliath Tries to Steal Your Lunch Money to

    Solo on Saturday 10th March

    It happens in every industry. A neighborhood produce market gets threatened by the new Whole Foods in town. Apple enters a market that a handful of startups were already disrupting. ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  16. Big Data: Powering the Race for the White House to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Despite the advent of new media, campaigns for President still measure the electorate in pretty much the same way they did 40 years ago, through traditional polls to landline phones. ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  17. The Social Network for Computers to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    In today's connected world, we humans are always on, always ready to switch to the next task at hand -- and *in* hand, on a multitude of powerful devices. Soon ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  18. Big Data for Everyman: Help Liberate the Data Serf to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    WTF is Big Data & Why Should I Care?Love that smartphone? Navigate with your GPS? Tweeting about this session? Everything other than brushing your teeth has is generating data. Every ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  19. Will Accessibility Rain on Your Cloud Parade? to

    Dual on Sunday 11th March

    The hype around cloud computing has created a storm of standards and open source activity. Many IT and business leaders have either defined or are in the process of defining ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  20. Disambiguation: Embrace Wrong Answers & Find Truth to

    Dual on Sunday 11th March

    Where are all the coffee shops in my neighborhood? Seemingly easy questions can become complex when you consider ambiguity. This one sounds simple until you consider that folks may define ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  21. Why Location Matters for Your Personal Data to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Where is your data? It’s a simple question, yet it’s maddeningly hard to answer in the era of cloud computing. Everything from family photos to bank transactions seem to be ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  22. No Rainy Days: Identity Protection in the Cloud to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    Cloud computing has made the move from new concept to technology that your mother uses. We now are entrusting so many different types of data to the cloud from financial ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  23. Using Big Data Takes Machines & Humans to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Using Big Data Takes Machines & Humans Man vs. machine – usually, good (man) versus evil (machine) – has long been the stuff of scary science fiction. And now as ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  24. Connected Living Rooms, Contentious Networks to

    Panel on Sunday 11th March

    The celestial jukebox. Cloud gaming. On-demand movies on your mobile phone. The dream of having all the entertainment you want as soon as you want it, has never been so ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  25. Data Mining Music to

    Solo on Sunday 11th March

    Data mining is the process of extracting patterns and knowledge from large data sets. It has already helped revolutionized fields as diverse as advertising and medicine. In this talk we ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  26. How to Work in B2B and Keep Your Creative Shirt On to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    You know who you are: Your clients are large and their marcom departments, though not as highly funded as the advertising departments, need rich media to get the job done. ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  27. Taming the Market in Your Pocket to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    As mobile purchasing becomes increasingly prevalent, online marketplaces need to offer apps that help both buyers and sellers. But which is better, a single app that facilitates both sides of ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  28. Credits Coins Cash: Social Currency & Finance 2.0 to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    While Second Life and other online worlds have propagated virtual economies with their own "millionaires", 2011 saw virtual currencies break into the marketing mainstream. Facebook Credits were launched with the ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

  29. Social Media in the Underground World of B2B to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    We’ve seen multiple examples at SXSW in years past of consumer brands successfully leveraging social media and aligning to business objectives to generate ROI, many of which have millions of ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Rio Grande (map)

  30. The Future of Money to

    Panel on Monday 12th March

    This panel will offer an in-depth look into the rise of financial tools available in the cloud and on mobile. It will discuss the idea of how these services have ...

    At Hilton Garden Inn Austin Downtown, Sabine, 2nd floor (map)

Order by

Filter by Day

Filter by Session type

Filter by coverage

Filter by Topic

Filter by Venue

Filter by Space