Session Spotlight

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Written by Hugh Forrest | July 21, 2015

Lane Becker Reminds SXSW V2V Attendees That “Nobody Knows Anything”

SXSW V2V brings together entrepreneurs of all stripes, all backgrounds and all experience levels. Lane Becker, one of the co-founders of Get Satisfaction, talked about his startup journey in this space during a humorous July 21 presentation titled “When Venture Funding Goes Wrong”. Having moved from Austin...

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Written by Jessica Cox | June 16, 2015

Entrepreneurs and Makers: Breaking and Innovating

What exactly is a maker? According to Mark Hatch, CEO of TechShop, a maker is anyone who “just love(s) to make things”. TechShop is a makerspace where any array of maker, e.g., engineers, artists, designers, scientists, doctors, lawyers, crafters, etc., make presents, projects, or prototypes for new products (how’s...