2016 Schedule

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

Ideas Thrive When You Are a Torchbearer!

Tuesday, March 15
1:00PM - 1:30PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
531 E 4th St

Big ideas create big change, if you communicate them well. Your vision is like the inciting incident in an epic tale. After studying movements of all kinds in business and society, we found that they follow a story structure. As the torchbearer of your own movement, you are both the leader of the change and the narrator of the tale. It’s your job to communicate from one stage to the next, motivating and warning your travelers along the way.

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Nancy Duarte at SXSW

Nancy Duarte



Nancy Duarte is CEO of Duarte, Inc. and the author of Resonate, Slide:ology, and the HBR Guide to Persuasive Presentations. She has 20 years of experience working with global companies and thought ...

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