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 startups, entrepreneurships, non-profits, business development, and contracting.
Since graduating from Stanford Law, Shawn has 20-years as a lawyer and entrepreneur advising private equity, startups, technology, music, and finance entities on strategic transactions and licensing. Her passion is translating the complex issues that ensnare creatives and entrepreneurs. Licensed to practice in NY and CA, Shawn draws on her finance and legal acumen to untangle business formation, information technology, branding, marketing, financing, and legal issues that impede success.
You can see Shawn’s full bio on her 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.