Closing Keynote Speaker
Time: 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Arts 1E1
is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer for Plasticity Labs; research-backed, enterprise software that combines behavioral sciences and psychological research to improve the way organizations measure, manage, and stimulate positive workplace culture. Plasticity measures social emotional intelligence and harnesses this valuable data to enhance psychological performance skills and attract, train and retain the happiest, highest-performers.
Invited to SXSW Interactive in 2013 to speak alongside a list of speakers that included Guy Kawasaki, Bill Gates, Al Gore, Simon Sinek and 200 other leaders in innovation, technology and the arts. Arguably, the best interactive festival in the world, Jim spoke as a thought leader on the topic of Psychological Capital and Engagement and is slated to speak again in 2014 on the power of Harnessing Data for a Better Workplace Culture.
In his role as CEO, Jim leverages human and psychological capital with the overarching goal of changing the way corporationsí value workplace engagement and to make obvious, the financial benefits of that commitment. Jim has been profiled in media around the globe including The Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera, Canada AM and the CTV National News, among many others. He has been named by the media as an expert in workplace engagement.