Keynote

From Temple Grandin to Bill Gates, Watch SXSWedu Keynotes [VIDEO]
Written by Jessi | April 26, 2016

From Temple Grandin to Bill Gates, Watch SXSWedu Keynotes [VIDEO]

Take a dive into the SXSWedu keynote playlist; a compilation of some of the most inspirational and thought provoking voices to ever grace the SXSWedu stage. From the education thought leaders we all know like U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan and technologist Bill Gates, to the unexpected influencers, like futurist Jane McGonical or actor Jeffrey Tambor, these speakers all share a passion for education and a commitment to the future of learning. - See more at: http://www.sxswedu.com/news/2016/temple-grandin-bill-gates-watch-sxswedu-keynotes-video#sthash.TuFaGTm0.dpuf

Photo by Owen Rogers
Written by Jessi | November 3, 2015

A Thematic Look at SXSWedu: Tracks for 2016

SXSWedu just released the first programming announcement for the 2016 Conference & Festival. This announcement included more than 190+ sessions that were proposed by the community and selected through PanelPicker in addition to the opening keynote, several featured sessions and films. Although all of this programming differs in format, the 2016 thematic tracks are constant throughout.

SXSWedu Opening Keynote + Featured Sessions
Written by Jessi | October 21, 2015

First Programming Announcement: Opening Keynote, PanelPicker Sessions & More!

SXSWedu is thrilled to reveal the first big programming announcement for the 2016 Conference & Festival, March 7-10 in Austin, Texas. The announcement includes the opening keynote, several featured sessions, film screenings, and more than 190 sessions selected from PanelPicker including the Policy Forum, Playground Talks and Hands On presentations. Check out all of the news and learn more about the programming for SXSWedu 2016 now.

Panel photo by Robert Santos
Written by Jessi | October 14, 2014

More Than 150 Sessions, Opening Keynote, Featured Sessions, eduFILM Screenings and Playground Presentations Announced!

SXSWedu is beyond thrilled to release the first big programming announcement for the 2015 SXSWedu Conference & Festival, March 9-12 in Austin, Texas. This news includes more than 150 sessions, the 2015 opening keynote, a diverse lineup of featured sessions, the first of many compelling eduFILM screenings, Playground Talks and Hands On presentations. Check out all of the goodness now and register to attend the event before the upcoming discount deadline.

SXSWedu 2014 Keynotes
Written by Julia | April 8, 2014

Diving into SXSWedu 2014 Keynotes

Have you checked out the Featured Sessions already and want more ways to re-live all the amazing content from SXSWedu 2014? All of this year's Keynotes presentations are now available for you to watch and enjoy! Whether you’re interested in civil rights through education, the role of technology in the classroom, or are looking to be inspired-- the 2014 Keynotes have something for you!

Written by Jessi | February 18, 2014

Rod Paige To Keynote SXSWedu Wednesday, March 5

Every year SXSWedu seeks to highlight thought provoking speakers with the goal of bringing today’s leading issues in education to light. On Wednesday, March 5, Rod Paige will take the SXSWedu stage for an enlightening Keynote conversation, moderated by Evan Smith of The Texas Tribune, addressing a number of topics, most notably the perspective that education is the civil rights issue of the 21st century.

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