2016 Schedule

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

Beyond Urban: Startups and the American Landscape

Friday, March 11
12:30PM - 1:30PM

JW Marriott
Salon 1-2
110 E 2nd St

The Coasts and reputation rich hubs like Austin, Chicago, and others have served as builders of confidence in and consensus on the value of startups and the intrepid entrepreneurs that build them. But ideas and ambition aren't limited to established networks and it's more important than ever to engage, educate, and mentor new frontiers for innovation. This panel will explore best practice in approaching non-traditional innovation communities looking at inclusion strategies and the lateral view.

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Ben Lujan

US Congressman

US House

Erik Huey

SVP of Government Affairs

Entertainment Software Association

ERIK HUEY, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, ESA Since 2009, Erik Huey has served as the Senior Vice President for Government Affairs at ESA, the trade association representing the busin...

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