2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

How to Build Your Own Emerging Technologies Team

Monday, March 14
11:00AM - 12:00PM

JW Marriott
Salon 6
110 E 2nd St

Business has been going swimmingly until recently when you found out that a competitor you’ve never heard of, or taken seriously, is now capturing significant portions of your market. How did this happen? How could it have been prevented? Are you focusing on building a better horse and buggy when someone else is building the first Model T? In this session, I’ll share my experiences working in and leading Emerging Technologies teams at IBM, HP and Red Hat and provide you with a step-by-step guide for building a unique function within your business that can identify and manage disruption ahead of your own product teams and your competitors.

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Stephen Watt at SXSW

Stephen Watt

Emerging Technologist

Red Hat


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