Kim Karlsson (YEAR0001): Mentor


Kim Karlsson


Advance RSVP is available to Primary Entry badge types only. Walk-ups may be accepted on a first come, first served basis.

Mentor Sessions offer 15 minutes of one-on-one interaction with industry leaders and professionals from a variety of fields spanning interactive, film, and music.

Meeting with this mentor is highly recommended if you're interested in live events, touring, merchandise, distribution, and sustanability.

Born and raised in rural northern Sweden, 34 years of age. Worked as a garment production and textile development consultant for 10+ years through my self-sourced network of suppliers in Asia and Europe. Currently doing merchandise production, product development and project management for Yung Lean and the rest of the YEAR0001 roster. Outdoor enthusiast, advocate of sustainability, hobby gardener.

You can see Kim’s full bio on his speaker page.

Registrants who sign up online must check-in 30 minutes before their mentor time slot to guarantee their spot. Limited on-site sign up is also available for a small number of Mentor Sessions spots and will begin 30 minutes before the first time slot of each session.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Artist Wristband
Event Type: Session
Level: Advanced