Keynotes present diverse, visionary speakers who deliver the most powerful new ideas in the ever-evolving worlds of film, culture, music and technology. These speakers are the center of the SXSW Conference and exemplify the spirit, ingenuity, and entrepreneurial drive that SXSW cultivates.
2019 Keynote, Bozoma Saint John - Photo by Katie Marriner
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The fulcrum of each day’s SXSW Conference programming, each Keynote is a presentation of a compelling, timely topic by one of the world’s most inspired thinkers.
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