2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Powerful Enough to Dent the World

Saturday, March 14
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
Austin Convention Center

Tech platforms and communities all create scale. But denting the world is still a different affair, one that requires an additional component: Onlyness. The idea that you’re most impactful (and so are others) when each is standing in a spot that only one occupies. Business innovator and best-selling author Nilofer Merchant shares how each one of us is powerful enough to dent the world.


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Nilofer Merchant

The Jane Bond of Innovation

$18 billion dollars. Nilofer Merchant has personally launched more than 100 products that netted this astounding amount. A recovering business addict from Silicon Valley, she's based in Paris (don't hate her) while she writes Book III.


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