by Drew Carr, Statesman Content Marketing

Mark your SXSW calendar and join TicketCity for an amazing panel and party featuring ESPN’s Chris Fowler! Power to the People: The Modern Marketplace takes place March 15, 2017 at Chateau Bellevue, 708 San Antonio St., Austin, TX, 78701. Doors open at 1PM, followed by a panel discussion at 2PM and back-to-back episodes of Austin360 Studio Sessions beginning at 3PM. (You won’t want to miss it).

The Panel

Power to the People: The Modern Marketplace will dive into the fundamental difference between a marketplace model and a traditional model, and the power of the consumer. You’ll hear speakers from companies focused on empowering consumers through clarity in a new paradigm of purchasing. This is an official SXSW Event. Panel members include:

Tina Weyand, Chief Product Officer, HomeAway

Jonathan Hall, Head of Economic Research & Policy, Uber

Ashley Boening, VP of Marketing, TicketCity

Heather Hoover-Salomon, Executive VP of Operations, uShip

Steve Dorsey, Vice President, Innovation and Planning, Austin American-Statesman

Jeffrey Novak, Senior Director, Digital Marketing, BuildASign

Claire Vo, CEO, Experiment Engine

The Party

After the panel, stay and be a part of the recording of Austin360 Studio Sessions— a brand-new music series presented by TicketCity and Bud Light. The concert will be hosted at Chateau Bellevue with back-to-back episodes featuring The Wild Now, an Austin, TX-based duo comprised of vocalist Taylor Baker and guitarist Drew Walker perform at 3PM Central Time. That episode will be followed by Austin-based singer/songwriter Julian Acosta at 4PM. Both episodes will be streamed live on Austin360’s Facebook page and on the Austin360 Studio Sessions website. Food and beverages provided. For more info, visit www.austin360.com/StudioSessions and www.schedule.sxsw.com. See you there!

What: Power to the People: The Modern Marketplace

When: March 15, 2017 (Doors open at 1PM, Panel at 2PM, Austin360 Studio Sessions at 3PM and 4PM)

Where: Chateau Bellevue 708 San Antonio St., Austin, TX, 78701