Mar 21

SXSW Music, part 3

South by Southwest Interactive
March 13-17, 2015
Austin, Texas

“Lineup is the soundtrack to the overall experience.”
~ Art Gimbel, Fest300

“The more digital we get, the more ritual we need.”
~ Art Gimbel, Fest300

“Tech is trying to solve the big pain points: lines, payments, social connecting—that is all really exciting.”
~ Art Gimbel, Fest300

” We can use the (Beacon based data) around wait times and such to give people a better experience.”
~ Tom Russell, Governors Ball

“We are struggling with how to get people to use the app throughout the year.”
~ Tom Russell, Governors Ball

Visual Quote:
Hugh Mcintyre - SXSW
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“Technologies are becoming expected. Now I’m surprised when I go to a festival that doesn’t have an app.”
~ Hugh Mcintyre, Forbes

“Festivals are really part of your identity.”
~ Art Gimbel, Fest300

“Great festivals (Burning Man, Bonnaroo) have codes, and take those principles into people’s lives.”
~ Art Gimbel, Fest300

“Snapchat is a platform we are doing more and more with.”
~ Tom Russell, Governors Ball

“We try to figure out events—what is meaningful at a local community level?”
~ Scott Owens, DoStuff Media

Conference Link: South by Southwest Interactive