The new Austin Forum on Technology & Society podcast, The Austin Forum Upload, complements the monthly in-person events by bringing more insights, expertise, and opinions from a variety of experts, leaders, innovators and creators in informative-but-informal interviews and conversations. The Austin Forum podcasts are available in the Apple iTunes Store for Mac/iPhone and the Google Play Store for Android.
Episode 02- Paul O'Brien, founder of MediaTech Ventures
interviewed by Houli of The Austin Forum on Technology & Society
Paul O’Brien, Founder of Austin MediaTech Ventures, discusses with Jennifer “Houli” Houlihan, Managing Director of the Austin Forum on Technology & Society and of Austin CityUP Consortium, the convergence technology and media, and how this is fueled by synergy between technology innovation and creativity. Paul and Houli’s conversation ranges over topics in technology, creativity, culture, education, and more.
Episode 01- Hugh Forrest, chief programming officer of SXSW
interviewed by Chelsea Collier of Digi.City
Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer of SXSW, shares with Chelsea Collie, founder of Digi.city, the history of SXSW, how it grew to encompass tech, entertainment and more, and why it is such a unique conference and personal experience for everyone. Hugh then shares how it has become influential, has found it’s own voice on issues in tech and society, and where it’s headed next.
including these awesome tech professionals: