Mayor Eric Garcetti will be in Austin, Texas on Saturday to take part in a pair of talks at South by Southwest, an annual tech and music conference.
Garcetti will participate in a town hall hosted by the magazine Fast Company at around noon. Later in the afternoon, he will be talking about Los Angeles’ tech economy with Sophia Amoruso, founder of online clothing company Nasty Gal, and Troy Carter, founder and CEO of Atom Factory, a media and music management company.
Garcetti is traveling to Texas on Friday. He will fly back to Los Angeles Saturday night, in time to take part in Los Angeles Marathon events on Sunday morning, his aides said.
— City News Service