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Friday 8th March 2013

  1. How to Find the Co-Founder of Your Dreams to

    Core Conversation on Friday 8th March

    So you want to start a company--but you know it will grow so much faster if you start it out with someone else. But whom? Your college friends seem to ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  2. How Side Gigs & Hobbies Can Help Your Career to

    Core Conversation on Friday 8th March

    In the span of about 4 months, I had the opportunity to start my own local business, was offered a modeling contract, got my foot in the door on an ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

Saturday 9th March 2013

  1. Can You Hack It? Great Ideas in 24 Hours or Less to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    There was once a widespread fear of hackers due to their deep understanding of digital and technology, and their power to evoke chaos. In a twist of events, some of ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  2. Screw the Valley, We Want to Build a Boulder to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    Why try to replicate the success, scale or legacy of Silicon Valley in any meaningful way? Why compete with New York, London or Berlin, when talent will always be attracted ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  3. 100 Mistakes from Contributor to Chief Officer to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    At your first job, you filled your shelves with obscure books to impress your colleagues. As a first-time manager, you probably tried to be a super hero to save a ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  4. Does Social Marketing Even Work? to

    Core Conversation on Saturday 9th March

    Let's get out of the echo chamber of everyone telling each other how important social media is for a little bit and talk about the problems with social. If we're ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

Sunday 10th March 2013

  1. How to Keep Working Parents In & Innovating to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    Tech innovation is a pervasive theme at SXSW, and people are key to innovation. An ongoing challenge for our industry is how to keep working parents in, instead of dropping ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  2. Agency Swap: A US/UK Creative Exchange to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    How global is creativity? We decided to swap one of Mason Zimbler's US art directors with their UK office counterpart to find out and to answer a few other questions ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  3. Praise & A's: Maximizing a Millennial Workforce to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    By 2014, Millennials (born between 1980-1995) will make up 36% of the workforce. This new group of workers, raised with technology and praise, brings a new set of expectations and ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  4. Designing & Building Services Inside Government to

    Core Conversation on Sunday 10th March

    The past few years have seen the emergence of a new trend in government. Where once government IT projects were characterised by large out-sourced projects, the skunkworks philosophy has begun ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

Monday 11th March 2013

  1. How SXSW Made Me Quit My Job to

    Core Conversation on Monday 11th March

    After last year's SXSW I decided to quit my job. It was the first thing I did after coming back from Austin. Even though it was my second SXSW I ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  2. How Much Should I Charge? to

    Core Conversation on Monday 11th March

    The new economy has changed everything, allowing – or forcing – workers to leave their (un)comfortable 9-to-5 day jobs in order to pursue their passion in a freelance career that ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  3. Using Your Online Network to Get a Job #IRL to

    Core Conversation on Monday 11th March

    We've all digitally stalked hiring managers before: followed them on Twitter, sent a Facebook friend request, liked their Instagram photos, Highlighted them, sent an InMail. But, does it actually work, ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  4. Wheel of Synergy: A Drill-Down into Business Speak to

    Core Conversation on Monday 11th March

    It's downright insane how people communicate in the business world. We're told to “ease users into the monetization channel” and to “create social-local campaigns to increase the optimization levels of ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

Tuesday 12th March 2013

  1. Culture Is King: An Integrated Life Approach to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 12th March

    Survey after survey shows that strong organizational culture and philanthropic focus hold an increasing amount of weight for prospective employees when choosing a job. Yet, too often, employees are asked ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  2. The Tangled Web we Leave: Digital Life after Death to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 12th March

    Have you thought about what happens to your online life after you die? Should we tweet after death because we can? So much of our lives are now online, our ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)

  3. How to Turn Your Hobby into a Full-Time Job to

    Core Conversation on Tuesday 12th March

    Sure, your friends love that coffee table you made in your garage, your Arduino-controlled tweeting refrigerator, or the blanket you made for your cousin's new baby. But can you really ...

    At Marriott Courtyard Austin Downtown/Convention Center, Brazos (map)