SXSW Interactive Accelerator: Entertainment and Gaming Technologies

A session at SXSW Interactive 2013

Monday 11th March, 2013

5:00pm to 6:00pm (CST)

Entertainment and Gaming Technologies start-up companies pitching their products and/or services in round one to high profiled industry expert judges.

Emcee: Richard Garriott
Judges: Blair Garrou, Ryan McIntyre, Nabeel Hyatt
Finalist: Poptip, Syndio Social, Tista Games, Zoom Tilt

Film badges are allowed entry to this SXSW Accelerator session, as well as the Accelerator session from 3:30-4:30 on Monday, March 11 and 3:30-4:30 on Tuesday, March 12

For more information about the SXSW Accelerator event click here - http://sxsw.com/interactive/star...

About the speakers

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Richard Garriott de Cayeux

Founder/Creative Dir, Portalarium Inc

Richard Garriott is a key figure in two industries, computer games and commercial spaceflight. In games he has founded 3 noteworthy companies (Origin, Destination and Portalarium), he created the Ultima series and Ultima Online among many other products. He is a hall of fame inductee and lifetime achievement awardee, along with many other game industry awards. In commercial space he is a principal of or co-founded companies such as The X Prize, Space Adventures, Planetary Power and Planetary Resources. His companies have flown every private citizen who has traveled to space on their own, and he himself has flown to the International Space Station. His work in and on commercial space has earned him induction into the environmental hall of fame, the HAM radio hall of fame and he has received many other accolades for his space industry work.
Richard continues to be very active in both arenas.

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Blair Garrou

seed and startup venture capitalist bio from Twitter

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Ryan McIntyre

VC, musician, dad, husband, dog owner, Boulderite, San Franciscophile. bio from Twitter

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Nabeel Hyatt

entrepreneur, investor, geek, product guy. vc @ spark. bio from Twitter

7 attendees

  • Blair Garrou
  • Fred Destin
  • Nabeel Hyatt
  • Andre Passamani
  • Richard Garriott
  • Ryan McIntyre
  • Bob Ugiansky

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Time 5:00pm6:00pm CST

Date Mon 11th March 2013


Salon A, Hilton Austin Downtown

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