Friday, March 8, 2013 - Tuesday, March 12, 2013
SXSW Interactive, Austin, TX

We’re super excited that three panels led by members of Hot Studio will be featured at SXSW Interactive 2013. Check out the details below, and add these to your schedule:

Pop (Up) Culture – Pop Ups are a growing trend in urban centers across the U.S., disrupting the retail experience and revitalizing neighborhoods. Hot’s Tina Santiago leads a rockstar panel that asks: What are the opportunities for Pop Ups to occupy our cities? Tina will be joined by Brian De Lowe, The Kor Group; Patrick Keenan, SQFT; and Annika Dubrall, The Gap. More from Tina...
Saturday, March 9, 2013 / 3:30-4:30pm
Four Seasons, San Jacinto Ballroom, 98 San Jacinto Blvd.

Mobile Web Apps Suck! (But They Don’t Have To)Bill Fisher, Senior Design Engineer at Hot, will lead a workshop guiding participants through the process of building an HTML5 app optimized for mobile devices. HTML5 apps are web apps on steroids, providing awesome touch interactions, hardware-accelerated graphics, and the ability to work offline without any internet connection at all. The emphasis of the workshop will be on features and performance, and the discussion will swing quickly between high-level strategy and technical implementation details. More from Bill...
Sunday, March 10, 2013 / 11:00am-1:30pm (RSVP required)
AT&T Conference Center, Classroom 204, 1900 University Ave.

WTF is a DEO? The Mashup of Creativity & Business – A “DEO” or “Design Executive Officer,” is a hybrid of a strategic business executive and a creative problem solver who places design and creativity at the center of their organization. Maria Giudice, Hot’s Founder and CEO, and Christopher Ireland from Mix & Stir will survey techniques, tactics, and intuitions to help attendees unlock creativity and become better business leaders. In this podcast, Maria and Christopher talk about what it takes to be a DEO. As mothers, they also talk about balancing family life with their careers. More from Maria...
Monday, March 11, 2013 / 5:00-6:00pm
Four Seasons, San Jacinto Ballroom, 98 San Jacinto Blvd.

Following Maria's session on Monday, come join us for Happy Hour at Freedmen's Bar.

SXSW Interactive runs from March 8-12, 2013 in Austin, TX. Look for Hot Studio and come say hi. We hope to see you there!

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