Interactive 2014

SXSW Interactive 2014 Program Guide

SXSW Interactive 2014 Program Guide: Tomorrow Happens Here

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12:00 PM Creating a History of the Future in 100 Objects What are the 100 objects that future historians will pick to define our century? Adrian Hon • #future100 12:30 PM The Myths of Creativity The truth about how innovative companies and people generate great ideas. David Burkus • #MythsBook 1:00 PM Embeddables: The Next Evolution of Wearable Tech Wearables are yesterday's news; tomorrow is about em- beddables, tiny devices implanted inside your body that will connect you to everything. Andy Goodman • #goodmania 3:30 PM Check Online for Session in This Timeslot #schedule SUNDAY, MARCH 9 11:00 AM The Minimalists: Everything that Remains Everything That Remains is the touching story of what happened when @JFM decided to let go of everything and begin living more deliberately. Joshua Millburn, Ryan Nicodemus • #etrbook 11:30 AM The Bright Continent: Not Your Mama's Africa The author of The Bright Continent shares inspiring stories of innovation and imagination from her years reporting across sub-Saharan Africa. Dayo Olopade • #brightcont 12:00 PM Your First 1000 Copies: How to Market Your Book Learn from seasoned book marketing expert Tim Grahl how to build direct connections with 1000s of readers. Tim Grahl • #1kbooks 12:30 PM The World's Strongest Librarian: Blog to Book From librarian to blogger to speaker to author to per- forming strongman and back. Josh Hanagarne • #strongman 1:00 PM Fluent in 3 Months: Learn Any Language, Anywhere Ever dreamed of speaking a foreign language, but think you are too old or don't have the "language gene"? This book will change your mind! Benny Lewis • #fi3m 3:30 PM Check Online for Session in This Timeslot #schedule MONDAY, MARCH 10 9:30 AM Social Customer Experience Management Best-selling author Dave Evans will present his latest book on enterprise social customer exeprience. Dave Evans • #Service 10:00 AM Economics & Online Dating: The Perfect Match A provocative, informative, and clever view of modern microeconomics through the lens of online dating from Stanford economist Paul Oyer. Paul Oyer • #DatingEcon 10:30 AM Status Update: Attention & Celebrity in Tech Alice Marwick reads from Status Update an ethno- graphic look at self-promotion in Silicon Valley tech. Alice Marwick • #statusup 11:00 AM The AUDIENCE Imperative: A Book Reading Insights from the new book, Audience: Marketing in the Age of Subscribers, Fans and Followers. Jeffrey Rohrs • #AUDIENCE 11:30 AM The Naked Future We'll explore what happens in a future world where your environment anticipates your every move? Patrick Tucker • #futurebare 12:00 PM Loyalty 3.0: Big Data + Motivation + Gamification Big Data + Motivation + Gamification = Loyalty 3.0—the key to engaging design and a competitive advantage in your market. Rajat Paharia • #loyalty30 12:30 PM The Passion Conversation & Word of Mouth Marketing The Passion Conversation IS word of mouth market- ing. Learn to how to spark, spread, sustain and benefit from it. John Moore • #PassionWOM 1:00 PM The Big Pivot: Doing Business in an Extreme World Come see a world-renowned, exciting speaker describe The Big Pivot, a new roadmap for creating better busi- nesses and a more prosperous world Andrew Winston • #bigpivot TUESDAY, MARCH 11 9:30 AM Hacking H(app)iness Hacking H(app)iness—why your personal data counts and how tracking it can change the world. Measure your worth versus your wealth. John Havens • #hackhappy 10:00 AM Why Fanfic Is Taking Over the World Fanfiction is everywhere, a way fans engage with each other and the worlds/stories they love. Learn why fanfic- tion is taking over the world. Heidi Tandy, Anne Jamison • #SXSWFic 10:30 AM The Promise of a Pencil The Promise of a Pencil chronicles Adam Braun's journey to find his calling and provide children with access to education. Adam Braun • #PoPbook 11:00 AM The Metropolitan Revolution: Innovation Ecosystems With uncertainty and lack of national leadership on is- sues from R&D to immigration, smart cities are step- ping up with innovative solutions. Jennifer Bradley • #MetroRev 11:30 AM Cubed: The Two Futures of the Office Cubed takes the history of the modern workplace and applies it to the controlled chaos transforming offices everywhere. Nikil Saval • #CUBED 12:00 PM What Is Your Mother Worth? (Reputation Economics) How about a viable alternative to finance, a subversive, human system with multiple means of value exchange? Josh Klein • #RepEco 12:30 PM The Executioner's Tale Wodtke will share her toolkit for team clarity & commit- ment. She has refined this process with the startups she advises and invests in. Christina Wodtke • #Execute 1:00 PM Hyperbole & a Half Allie Brosh reads from her book Hyperbole And A Half. A Q&A session and book signing follows. Allie Brosh • #Hyperbole 1:30 PM Show & Tell: How to Present, Extraordinarily Dan Roam's new book illuminates essential ideas through quick visual examples. Dan Roam • #ShowTell 3:30 PM The Smartest Dumbass: Interactive vs. Film Get ready for an hour of laughs, prizes, convergence and more laughs! #schedule SXSW 2014 Interactive Festival 166 167 SXSW 2014 Interactive Festival BOOK READINGS ACC, LEVEL 4 [BALLROOM G]: 500 EAST CESAR CHAVEZ STREET SPECIAL PROGRAMS

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