LEAN STARTUP: From the White House to the Boardroom, What You Can Learn From Lean Giants

A session at SXSW Interactive 2012

Saturday 10th March, 2012

3:30pm to 4:30pm (CST)

Lean Startup' Author Eric Ries hosts a fireside chat with Macon Phillips (Director of Digital Strategy, US White House), Todd Park (CTO, Department of Health & Human Services), and Scott Cook (CEO, Intuit) on how Silicon Valley is inspiring the government and enterprise sectors.

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Macon Phillips

Special Assistant to the President & Director of Digital Strategy, The White House

Phillips ran the new media program for the Presidential Transition Team (Change.gov) and served as the Deputy Director of the Obama campaign's new media department (BarackObama.com). Prior to the campaign, Phillips led Blue State Digital's strategy practice, working with clients like the Democratic National Committee and Senator Ted Kennedy. A proud Americorps*VISTA alum, the Huntsville, Alabama native is a graduate of Duke University.

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Scott Cook

Founder and Chairman of the Exec Committee, Intuit

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Todd Park

CTO, US Department of Heath and Human Services

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  • Austin Neudecker
  • .CO
  • Edmund Cape
  • Fred Guest
  • hugh garry
  • IdeaScale
  • Johnson Cook
  • Macon Phillips (EOP)
  • Marc Lachs
  • Play My Survey
  • Samantha Warren
  • Shrupti Shah
  • Todd Park
  • Audrey Vaughn
  • Julia Gregory

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  • angus wolf
  • Aparna Mukherjee
  • dalprice
  • Dustin Mihalik
  • Erik Sowa
  • Miki Johnson
  • Jenn Gustetic
  • Jason Lewis
  • Steven Gianakouros
  • Lane Goldstone
  • Tom Insam 🎩

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Time 3:30pm4:30pm CST

Date Sat 10th March 2012


Salon C, Hilton Austin Downtown

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