2016 Schedule

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

How Austin Leads the Business of Social Media

Sunday, March 13
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Austin Chamber Offices
500 E 4th St

Austin has a unique gathering of social marketing gurus, agencies and software companies compared to its sister cities. Why is there so much social media talent in this city and where are we headed? Hear from Austin social marketing experts talk about the next generation of social media companies and what to expect in our city. Learn about the leaders and companies that make up Austin’s social media business scene, and what factors led to its growth. Join a collaborative discussion to uncover the opportunities in social media that are ahead of us.

Hashtags: #sxsw #socialaustin


Erik Qualman at SXSW

Erik Qualman


Equalman Studios

#1 Bestselling Author voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling.

Krupa Patel Bala at SXSW

Krupa Patel Bala

SMB Advocacy Program Mgr


Sam Decker

Board Member


Virginia Miracle

Chief Customer Officer



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