Accenture Interactive is hosting a unique Program Day on March 15 during SXSW Interactive to share our perspectives on all things digital. Join us for six powerful presentations packed with topics designed to inspire you to think about the far-reaching impacts of digital and the future of the interactive space. Learn more about them below.
In between sessions, visit our lounge and demo lab, where guests can recharge, network, and interact with some of our most innovative tech prototypes (like the Tech Tat).
Designing for Sh*t That Doesn't Exist Yet
9:30AM - 10:30AM
The explosion of smart devices and apps ushered in a new go-to strategy for software design: “Hey, there’s a screen for that!” The result? Cutting-edge digital experiences... without the screen. Learn More
Getting Personal: The Customer Genome LIVE @ SXSW
To capture the “why” of personalization, each interaction must be decomposed into its various traits, then mapped to the genome, creating a fluid individual profile of unique preferences, needs and passions. See your own SXSW customer genome based on your activities, the restaurants and bars you’ve visited, and your social interactions.
Adventures in Digital!
Join Accenture Digital’s Anand Swaminathan as we explore the transformation of digital capabilities and the ecosystem and discover how this evolution will allow us to reimagine the way the world works and lives. Learn More
Mars One—Humans on Mars in 2027
Mars One is a not-for-profit foundation that will establish a permanent human settlement on Mars. The cost of the mission – $6 billion USD – will be financed through investments, and the return on investment comes from media rights, intellectual property rights and related business cases. Learn More
2016 Top Trends: Service Design & Experience
Micromoments, faceless services, and disappearing apps. Points of eXperience, the thinking list, and etiquette allies. These are just some of the digital trends we'll discuss in this panel, exploring how these ideas are set to impact the real world and shape both consumer expectations and service design over the coming 12 months. Learn More
Car Shopping: The Final Frontier for eCommerce
Today, you can’t buy a car online from a new-car automobile dealer. How should this very traditional shopping experience evolve? Join us to learn more about what's next in the auto industry: Uber, autonomous cars, car ownership, and real innovation in the auto retail sphere.
How to Prototype for Better Design
Friday, March 11 11:00AM - 3:00PM
In this workshop, we’ll run through the basics of prototyping and the benefits and pitfalls of some of the more popular tools. You'll also receive hands-on training in order to master the basics of prototyping. Learn More
The Future of Grocery Shopping
Sat, March 12 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Chaotic Moon will demo the SmartestCart and use it as a launching point to discuss what the future of shopping could be and, on a larger level, how to create the best user experience possible. Learn More
How to Keep Your Design Job in the Next Five Years
Sun, March 13 12:30PM - 1:30PM
In the near future, we will witness significant changes that will impact our discipline. From gaining new skills to embracing new technologies, designers will have to evolve to survive. Learn More
Zen and the Art of Motion in User Interfaces
Tues, March 15 12:30PM - 1:30PM
We explore the benefits of motion in user interfaces to truly elevate an experience, and discuss how to overcome the most common roadblocks to implementation. Learn More
Think Outside the Screen: UX With No UI
Tues March 15 5:00PM - 6:00PM
Join Greg Carley from Chaotic Moon to discuss design pioneers from the past and present, evaluate the tools and methods we rely on now, and offer our ideas for the nebulous world of future tech. Learn More