Category Archives: SXSW x 2

everything related to my 2 Core Conversations at SxSW: “Fck Stats Make Art” 2008 and “Crowd Sourcing Like Tom Sawyer” 2012 – details, photos, commentary and sundry evidence

@Invoker Riffs on DaveO’s Tom Sawyer at SXSW

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RT @DaveOHoots: Thanks chief #proud # hoottribe #dontbetagainstRH RT @invoker: .@daveohoots tearing it up. #sxsw #hootsx #hootbus ow.ly/i/vdeq

RT @helennow: Walking the floor at #sxsawyer is @daveohoots – no ppt and lots of laughs http://t.co/mIGqSYgN

Compelling stories, good times and treats! SXSawyer Reminder

Catch HootSuite’s VP of Community, Dave Olson, at SXSW on Saturday March 10th at 12:30 for “Crowd Sourcing Community Stories the Tom Sawyer Way” http://owl.li/9xgbn

25 SxSWi panels that journalists won’t want to miss via Poynter

25 South by Southwest Interactive panels that journalists won’t want to miss – Poynter

By Mallary Jean Tenore • February 28, 2012

Crowdsourcing community projects like Tom Sawyer

Dave Olson, vice president of community at HootSuite, will share tips on how to tap into the audience for help with stories. He’ll talk about the importance of setting boundaries; understanding types of contributors and what makes them want to contribute; thwarting confusion and conflicts; and avoiding “cat herding.” He’ll also offer crowdsourcing examples that involve helping victims in disaster zones and organizing citizen reporting at the Olympic Games. || Related reading: 5 ways to get people to contribute good content for your site

Big in Japan and Crowdsourcing ~ Video Interview from SXSW 2011

At SXSW 2011, i provided some stories and thoughts about Japan in light of the earthquake/tsunami and the “Big in Japan” panel i organized in a quick impromptu video interview.

Why the SXSW panel picker is important…

Why the SXSW panel picker is important

SXSWi PanelPicker – Vancouverites to Look For | Vancouver WordPress Theme Development & Social Media Consulting | sixty4media

SXSWi PanelPicker – Vancouverites to Look For | Vancouver WordPress Theme Development & Social Media Consulting | sixty4media

SXSW 2010 Vancouver-Centric Voting Guide

Uncleweed breaks it down with Fuck St@ts, Make Art SXSW 2009
Uncleweed breaks it down with Fuck St@ts, Make Art SXSW 2009
~ Copy/Edit by Chooglyte: Felix Ruttan

This SXSW PanelPicker voting guide is here to bring you up to speed; Vote ends September 4th, anyone can vote,  & signing up is quick and painless over at the SXSW 2010 account creation page.

The peoples weigh in for 30% of the whole SX-bang; And that’s anyone & everyone, even if you’re not planning to attend SXSW 2010. After seeing some of these events, you’ll have plans.

Dave Olson SXSW 2010

Signed up? Check out uncleweed’s solo panel “Hitchiking to the Boardroom”; “An inter-disciplinary conversation distills a decade of working odd jobs in 20+ countries, followed by 14 years of Internet biz endeavors, into unique problem-solving skills as well as inspire attendees with a replenished toolbox of usable tactics”.

Kris Krug/KK and Bev Davis join Dave for “Rock N Roll Photography” 2010. This panel explores how bands and photographers can work together (technically & creativity) to produce images which enhance the artist/fan relationship.

Check out the F@ck Stats, Make Art SXSW 2009 wrap-up elsewhere in the Feast House.

Vancouverites @ SXSW 2010

Robert Scales examines the local movement to secure our right to cover of the Olympic Games in Vancouver with “Social Media and the Olympics: A Case Study”.

John Biehler’s spotlights “the importance of co-creating with your users from a design, business, and user perspective”: “Do Cool Kids Leave When the Suits Arrive?”.

“Whuffaoke and the Magic of the Magic Bus” preps you for an epic, geeked out in the best possible way, roadtrip; Mostly by recounting an epic, geeked out roadtrip via bus converted into a mobile party.

Your Content is You, Your Website is Dead” & Listening the the Internet: Online Media Monitoring” by KK gives you a crash course in being awesome on the New Social Nets.

Joy Gugeler pushes to upgrade bandwidth between Print & Web Publishers in “Make Friends with Cannibals: Linking Print & Online Publishers.

Tara Hunt aims to remind us how rad Karaoke is, and why you should go do it. Right. Now. “Don’t Stop Believin: Why Karaoke WILL Change the World”

SXSW 2010 Music + Film + Interactive + You! March 12th-21st
SXSW 2010 Music + Film + Interactive + You! March 12th-21st

What’s Next For You?

sixty4media’s darling Rebecca Bollwitt has put together an awesome list “SXSWi PanelPicker – Vancouverites to Look For”, linking even more local talent (who will soon join the list).

With that in mind, don’t hesitate to start your own dig for SXSW 2010, Interactive, Film, and Music faves. Comment with your picks, and not just Vancouver-oriented — Web wide! We’d love to source a huge list of quality entrees; Rep yourself, your fam & friends!

Vote up your faves!

Updates-post-Publish:

Eve And The Serpant What Went Wrong by Pinny Gniwisch, the man behind ice.com.

I want to be this guy every day… Fck Stats, Make Art at @SxSW09

I want to be this guy every day in state of happiness and purpose ~ Dave Olson “Fuck Stats Make Art” – SXSW 2009 by @KK http://ow.ly/hnYG

Dave Olson "Fuck Stats Make Art" - SXSW 2009

the folkx at @cbcradio3 will also like the sticker on the suitcase…

the folkx at @cbcradio3 will also like the sticker on the suitcase at #sxsw09  photo by Kris Krug from Fuck Stats Make Art spiel

Dave Olson "Fuck Stats Make Art" - SXSW 2009