Gearing up for SXSWi with Gigya Grill

       

 

 

 

It’s hard to find something we love more than a huge gathering of industry leaders with some complimentary food and drink thrown into the mix. As we gear up for SXSW this year, we’re bringing Gigya Grill back for a full three days of networking, free food and drink, panel discussions, live DJ, casino games, prizes, and more. If you’re wondering how we pack in the fun while also providing valuable takeaways for our guests, check out our SXSW recap from last year.

This year’s Gigya Grill will run from Friday, March 7, through Sunday, March 9, at El Sol y La Luna Restaurant. Full meals and drinks will be served all day, followed by panel discussions and happy hour set to the tunes of DJ Manny.

Attendees can drop by anytime at their convenience. And of course, all food and drink are on us.

To help you better plan your SXSW/Gigya Grill experience, we’ve provided some details below.

Panels

Following the success of last year’s panel, we’re bringing together leaders from Showtime, Caesars Entertainment, VentureBeat, Marketing Land, and more for two panel discussions on Saturday, March 7, and Sunday, March 9, from 4:00 to 6:00 PM. Cocktail hour will follow each panel. Details for each panel are below, along with links to register.

Saturday’s panel, Predictions Shaping the Future of Customer Experience, discusses the evolution of the customer experience in a world of seemingly unending touch points and devices. Chief Catalyst of Crowd Companies Jeremiah Owyang will moderate the panel, which features marketing and technology executives from Showtime, Caesars Entertainment, Time Out, and ooma. Register for a spot here.

Our second panel, Privacy & Personalization: Striking a Balance Between Relevance and Creepiness, takes place on Sunday and examines how brands can strike a balance that creates better user experiences and fosters consumer privacy. Panelists include Editor-in-Chief at VentureBeat Dylan Tweney, Marketing Land’s Martin Beck, Turner Sports’ Peter Scott and Gigya CEO Patrick Salyer. Register for a spot here.

Ready, Set, Gigya Grill

Whether you’re a code-wrangling tech exec or a social data pro, Gigya Grill has something in store for you. Register for a badge today and drop by at your convenience — we look forward to meeting you!

By Emma Tzeng