Bubble or Bubbly?

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

Saturday 12th March, 2011

3:00pm to 3:45pm (CST)

Is there a tech bubble or should we popping the cork with the bubbly to celebrate the resurgence of tech valuations, IPOs, M&A and start-up activity? Mark Silva leads a panel of today’s top VCs & Analysts to discuss their take on the subject, how they’re addressing and evaluating in a high-growth capital environment.

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Guy Kawasaki

Author of Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions. Former chief evangelist of Apple. Co-founder of Alltop. bio from Twitter

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Lou Kerner

First social media analyst on Wall Street at Liquidnet, tweeting about transformational Second Internet companies bio from Twitter

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Kent Goldman

Principal at First Round Capital bio from Twitter

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Jason Calacanis

I angel invest in awesome startups... and try to build them myself. Be excellent to each other. bio from Twitter

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Tony Conrad

Co-founder about.me & Sphere; True Ventures; Board Automattic (WordPress); Charities: Opportunity Impact & Grist; Cubs Fan; Serious Parking Karma. bio from Twitter

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Mark Silva

Digital Marketing http://digital.anthemww.com SVP Emerging Platforms. Views here are entirely my own, except those I RT in which case they're ones I like. bio from Twitter

42 attendees

  • Ajay Ramachandran
  • ash_patel
  • Katie Sunstrom
  • bollman
  • nate bolt
  • Robin Stevens
  • Calvin Conaway
  • crcarlson
  • Caroline Giegerich
  • David Nakayama
  • Dan Michel
  • Eric Hurst
  • R3Z@ P.
  • Geraldine Le Roux
  • Gerard Ramos
  • Greg Berry
  • Gui Ambros
  • Guy Kawasaki
  • Hart
  • James Wahba
  • Jared Lewandowski
  • jason
  • Justin Michaliga
  • Joshua Duncan
  • Kate Page
  • Kent Goldman
  • Kirstin Butler
  • Katy Roth
  • Lou Kerner
  • Thorsten Lückemeier
  • Manix Kalv
  • Mark Silva
  • Mike Bianchini
  • Patrick O'Keefe
  • Paul Capestany
  • PepsiCo
  • Jeff Wallace
  • S. Daniel Leon
  • Tony Conrad
  • William Eggers
  • yon nuta
  • Zeb Dropkin   ☯

17 trackers

  • Carrie Stalder
  • Colin Schlüter
  • Ian McKellar
  • Jess Williamson
  • kathybabb
  • Kyle Martin
  • liangcw
  • Chris Carter
  • Monica Kumar
  • Natalie Downe
  • Online Prism
  • Paul Maiorana
  • Trish Lawrence
  • Ryan Kuder
  • Salim Virani 🇪🇺
  • Audrey Vaughn
  • Eamonn Murphy

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Time 3:00pm3:45pm CST

Date Sat 12th March 2011


Meeting Room 2, Austin Convention Center

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Books by speaker

  • APE
  • Enchantment
  • Reality Check

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