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Margo Drakos, InstantEncore (2011)

The Press Club



Genre: News, Public Affairs, Speech

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2011-08-29

Duration: 00:27:40

Subjects: BATON ROUGE PRESS CLUB | Drakos, Margo Tatgenhorst | InstantEncore | Arts | ARTISTS | Technology | Social media | Creativity


  • Drakos, Margo Speaker


A speech by Margo Drakos before the Baton Rouge Press Club on August 29, 2011. Drakos is the co-founder and COO of InstantEncore, a provider of web and mobile technology to the performing arts. She discusses: the responsibilities of artists and the roles they must play as steward, witness, and innovator; the disruptive and continual changes that technology and the digital world has caused; how technology and social media have changed the way we connect as active participants; and the need for creativity to address the volatile world.