2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

Nano Size Me: The Currency of Sharing

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ATTENTION: Priority Seating is available for this session. To take advantage of this opportunity, you will need to have a valid SXSW badge, and an activated SXsocial account. To get your priority seating, please go here: https://sup.sxsw.com/schedule/IAP27075 IF YOU PRE-REGISTERED AND WERE PLACED ON THE PRIORITY LIST, YOU STILL MUST ARRIVE AT LEAST 30 MINUTES BEFORE THE SESSION BEGINS TO GUARANTEE ENTRANCE.

The “Sharing Economy” is not new – hundreds of years ago humans had systems of bartering and trading; now we have Etsy and HomeAway, and the ability to find exactly what we want or create exactly what someone else wants.
This economic model is here to stay, so what is next? And how does digital play a role? Can anyone be a “micropreneur” these days? How does this impact business models for Fortune 500 companies.


Sponsored by Hill+Knowlton Strategies


Althea Erickson

Dir of Public Policy


Anthony Marino


thredUP Inc

Natalie Foster

Co-Founder & Founding Exec Dir



Noah Karesh



Noah Karesh is an innovative food enthusiast, technology lover and entrepreneur. He is obsessed with building products that create disruption and provide value. From a social media driven taco stand in the Middle East, to a highly praised pop-up cafe in D.C. (Blind Dog Cafe), to his current startup Feastly, Noah uses creative dining concepts to build community around the world.

Noah is the founder and CEO of Feastly, a p2p platform that connects hungry eaters with passionate cooks, who offer food-based experiences in a cook’s home (or other locations). Feastly’s mission is to democratize dining and allow Feasters to find and attend home cooked meals all over the world. As a community based hospitality company, Feastly is rebuilding social capital one home-cooked meal at a time.

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