Digital Fight Club 2017

First rule of Fight Club...

You talk about Fight Club!

Back by overwhelmingly popular demand, we are heading to the Granada Theater on Lower Greenville for Round 2 of Digital Fight Club

Ten of the sharpest wits in Dallas will spar in 5 "fights" on the hotbed, undecided topics in digital technology today. Fight Club is powered by Accenture Digital. Accenture Managing Director Andrew Hopkins, will once again lead a panel of 5 referees. The audience and Refs will judge the fights with our own Fight Club App. Mayhem, indeed!

The Fight Card

Fight #1: Driverless Cars

Mark Haidar - CEO, Vinli vs Mike Courtney - CEO, Aperio

Fight #2: Digital On-Demand Workforces

Nick Clark - CEO, Common Desk vs Stephen Huerta - CEO, Workify

Fight #3: Digital Storytelling

Urvashi Pitre - CEO, Tasseologic vs Shon Rathbone - CEO, 3 Headed Monster

Fight #4: Smart Homes

Stuart Sikes - VP, People Power vs Dan Pidgeon - CEO Starpower/Chairman CES

Fight #5: Artificial Intelligence

Dave Copps - CEO, Brainspace vs Raju Kattumenu - CEO, Oculus360

The Format

  • Opening salvo: 45 seconds each
  • Rebuttal: 30 seconds each
  • Ref's question: 15 seconds each
  • Ref's follow up: 15 seconds each

Fight Referees

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"Well, what do you want me to do? You just want me to hit you?"

August 23, 2017 at 6pm - 9pm
Granada Theater
3524 Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX 75206
United States
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Michael Pratt · · 914-309-4191