Sunday Mar 15th, 2015

Recap: Princess Reema Bint Bandar al-Saud's Keynote on Sat., March 14

When Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al-Saud, CEO of Saudi Arabian luxury retailer Alfa, Intl., takes the stage, the audience knows they are in the presence of royalty.

Princess Reema is on the forefront of the women’s rights movement in Saudi Arabia – she has helped to employ over 100 women...

Saturday Mar 14th, 2015

Green Tech in Austin! Ireland Prime Minister Enda Kenny Speaks at SXSW on March 15

Written by Hugh Forrest

The parade of international dignitaries at SXSW 2015 continues on Sunday, March 15 at 12:30 pm with an interview of Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny. This special session occurs in Ballroom F on the fourth floor of the Austin Convention Center.

At SXSW, the Prime Minister will discuss how...

Saturday Mar 14th, 2015

Recap: Friday, March 13 Keynote Paola Antonelli

Paola Antonelli, Senior Curator of Architecture and Design at MoMA, likes to enjoy art at the forefront of innovation. Her Keynote on Friday, March 13, Curious Bridges: How Designers Grow the Future explored the connection between design and elements of science, nature and technology.

Her current interest is quantum...

Saturday Mar 14th, 2015

Today’s Keynote Presentation: Princess Reema

Written by Megan Simpson

Today’s bold Keynote, Princess Reema’s Mission to Empower Saudi Women, presented by Princess Reema Bint Bandar Al-Saud, will offer insights on the importance of female inclusion and provide you with intriguing context for diversity within the tech and startup communities.

Princess Reema serves as CEO of of Saudi...