Event Description: Evan Williams (twitter.com/ev) has co-founded several Internet companies, including Pyra Labs (creator of weblog-authoring software Blogger) and Twitter, the now ubiquitous social media platform that hit its tipping-point at SXSW in 2007. In addition to his role as Director of the Havas Media Lab, Umair Haque (twitter.com/umairh) founded Bubblegeneration, an agenda-setting advisory boutique that shaped strategies across media and consumer industries.
ACC L1, Exhibit Hall 1 Monday, March 15 at 02:00 PM
Know how you're really excited to hook up with the smoking hot girl in the corner only to realize that she kisses like a wet fish? That's exactly how Evan Williams' interview by Umair Hague went. The session started off with much tension hanging in the air as whispers of Twitter announcing a new product swept through the Austin Convention Center halls. The main keynote room quickly became packed and rooms all over the convention center were being turned into overflow rooms. I happened to get ushered … more