Education visionaries, trade leaders, and change-makers are spotlighted at the featured consultation level all over SXSW EDU, March 4-7, 2019. Today SXSW EDU introduced a various crew of concept leaders championing vital problems corresponding to pupil empowerment, entrepreneurship, inclusion, and STEAM. Additionally, SXSW EDU has launched the primary wave of mentors for the development and greater than 40 further periods decided on for this system from PanelPicker®, the professional SXSW user-generated consultation proposal platform.
Announced Featured Speakers come with NASA astronaut Leland Melvin; formative years activist and creator Marley Dias; Special Olympics’ Chairman Timothy Shriver; creator and professional poker participant Maria Konnikova; creator and Pulitzer Prize successful journalist Ron Suskind; Pipeline Angels Founder and CEO Natalia Oberti Noguera; creator and March for Our Lives Co-Founder David Hogg; chief in philanthropic making an investment Michele Sullivan from the Caterpillar Foundation; and Houghton Mifflin Harcourt President and CEO Jack Lynch.
The program for SXSW EDU additionally grew lately with just about 100 new periods published – together with preliminary mentors and further PanelPicker picks. The mentor program encourages purpose-driven connections between skilled pros and solution-seeking attendees. Announced mentors vary from study room academics and professors to trade insiders and CEOs. All periods, together with mentors, are arranged at SXSW EDU by way of programming tracks.
SXSW EDU Tracks
- Accessibility & Inclusion
- Adult Learning
- Business & Investment
- Early Learning
- Emerging Tech
- Higher Education
- Informal Learning
- Okay-12 Education
- Language Learning
- Learning Spaces
- Science of Learning
- Student Agency
Check out the SXSW EDU time table to be told extra in regards to the audio system and periods programmed for March 4-7, 2019.
Plan Your SXSW EDU Experience
SXSW EDU, March 4-7, is the on-ramp to the SX week celebrating innovation and thought-leaders at the leading edge of schooling and finding out. Register to wait SXSW EDU by way of Friday, December 7 for $445 or upload a SXSW EDU Badge onto your SXSW Platinum, Interactive, Film or Music Badge acquire for simplest $295. Once registered, e-book your lodge thru SXSW Housing & Travel for the most efficient to be had charges.
SXSW EDU 2019 Featured Speakers (t-b, l-r) Maria Konnikova, Marley Dias, Natalia Oberti Noguera, Leland Melvin, Ron Suskind, & Tim Shriver.
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