01 May 2019

12:30 pm to 1:30 pm


Academy Xi, 48 Druitt Street, Sydney 2000

Event Description

South by Southwest® (SXSW®) is a well-known conference and festival based out of the United States that celebrates the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. SXSW has attracted people from an array of backgrounds and provides fresh perspectives on the future of tech and what it means for businesses.  

So what are the key trends from SXSW in 2019 that you should be aware of?

At our presentation, Key trends from SXSW 2019: What’s next for brands and businesses, we’ll explore:

  • Five macrotrends and 10 subtrends from SXSW 2019
  • What actions you should take with your business
  • What music artists are worth checking


James Quinlan

Brand Experience Strategist

James specialises in transforming businesses through their most valuable asset – their brand experience.
Having led strategy departments in the United States and Australia, James’ practice includes brand and communications strategy, research, analytics, user experience (UX) and service design. With more than 15 years of experience in brand strategy in the U.S. and Australia, James has worked on the relaunch of the Cadillac brand, been global head of Publicis’ “Newsdesk” system (which facilitates an agile way of working for brands and their agencies) and won DDB Group Australia’s first ever Australia Effie Award for advertising effectiveness for work with Wrigley Australia. James has written for both Australian and international publications and has presented at events both domestically and overseas.

Dates and fees


01 May 2019

12:30 pm ~ 1:30 pm



Academy Xi,
48 Druitt Street,
Sydney 2000

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