What Digital Tribes can Learn from Native Americans

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

Sunday 13th March, 2011

11:00am to 12:00pm (CST)

Tribalism has become a new buzz concept for social networking, but what is a tribe really? In this panel we will explore what Native Americans know about tribal systems and what holds them together, motivates membership and how to tap into that to support or create lasting tribes. There are 3 fundamental components: leadership, vision and ritual that can be the basis for tribal identification.

Check out http://www.dgtltribe.com for more info

LEVEL: Beginner

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Allison Aldridge-Saur

Chickasaw/Mom/German spkr/DigitalMedia Mktg Director. Also tweet w/Native Americans @NAmerNDN #DgtlTribe http://bit.ly/DgtlTribe http://bit.ly/AllisonPops bio from Twitter

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Circe Sturm
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Lou Ordorica

Online community guru, web strategist, online user experience and design. Love mountain biking, movies, and family campouts. bio from Twitter

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Holly Counter Beaver

Advisor, consultant and designer of interactive and social products, communication and education for transformational change bio from Twitter

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11 attendees

  • Allison Aldridge
  • Maureen Evans
  • Holly Counter Beaver
  • Paulien Dresscher
  • Mr. Addenbrooke
  • Koen Verhagen
  • Lou Ordorica
  • Dinah Sanders
  • Shiso Social
  • Elisabeth Hoelzl
  • Vik Doddi

9 trackers

  • Beau
  • Brian Truax
  • Orson Ka'ili
  • Michael Koukoullis
  • liangcw
  • lovisa
  • Raj Samuel
  • Shelley Cook
  • sonderformat

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Time 11:00am12:00pm CST

Date Sun 13th March 2011


TX Ballroom 5-7, Hyatt Regency Austin

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