Dozens of NewCos Will Be at SXSW in Austin. Here Are 10 of Them


NewCo follows the story of and brings people inside new kinds of companies reshaping work, cities, and the world. At SXSW Interactive, you can see more than two dozen NewCos from Austin onstage. Here are 10 thoughtful sessions that feature NewCos.

Internet of You: Wearables and Under-Skin Marketing
UnderArmour Connected Fitness
 Douglas Ziewacz, Head of NA Media and Advertising
 March 11, 12:30–1:30 p.m.

Austin’s Best Hardware Startups
Capital Factory
 Gordon Daugherty, Director
 March 11, 2–3 p.m.

The Startup Struggle Is Real
 Jenny Fielding, Managing Director
 March 12, 9:30–10:30 a.m.

5 Cities, One Fed, $50 Million: Smart City Challenge
 Joseph Kopser, CEO/Co-Founder
 March 12, 12:30–1:30 p.m.

The Latino Factor: A $1.4T Future for Startups
International Accelerator
 Phil Pompa, Managing Director
 March 14, 12:30–1:30 p.m.

Parenting Without Pixels: The Tech-Enabled Future
 Lee Moreau, Principal
 March 14, 12:30–1:30 p.m.

Designing for Sh*t That Doesn’t Exist Yet
Chaotic Moon Studios
 Four members of Chaotic Moon Studios team
 March 15, 9:30–10:30 a.m.

Take No Sh*t: Thrive as an XX in an XY World
WP Engine
 Heather Brunner, CEO
 March 15, 11–12 p.m.

Bitcoin and Blockchains: The Next App Platform?
 Chris Mountford, Developer Zealot
 March 15, 5–6 p.m.

The Modern Industrial Revolution: American Manufacturing for Startups
MRC/Open Arms
 Meg Erskine, President and CEO
 March 16, 11–12 p.m.

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