We're thrilled to share that best-selling author and 21st-century learner Tim Ferriss will keynote SXSWedu 2017 in a conversation moderated by Charles Best, Founder and CEO of DonorsChoose.org. In an intimate fireside chat titled "The Secrets of Accelerated Learning and Mastery," Ferriss, the author of recently published Tools of Titans, will explore his commitment to the quest for knowledge.
Additionally, 40+ mentors have been selected and announced to share their expertise with the community. The SXSWedu mentor program encourages connection between experienced professionals and curious attendees. Expertise among this first selection of mentors range from industry business leaders to pedagogical trendsetters and everywhere in between.
Other Notable News for SXSWedu 2017:
- SXSWedu is introducing a NEW Series of Performances that will take place March 6-9 and offer attendees the opportunity to experience and reflect on the value of performing arts as vehicle for deeper learning.
- The films Sonita and Night School added to the growing lineup of poignant narratives and documentaries to screen in March.
- Sean Decatur, Chancellor Carmen Farina & others join the featured session lineup.
SXSWedu Celebrates Creatives and Professionals in the World of Learning
SXSWedu (South by Southwest Education) takes place March 6-9 in Austin, TX, just before SXSW kicks off. The SXSWedu Conference & Festival features four days of compelling sessions, in-depth workshops, engaging learning experiences, mentorship, film screenings, startup events, policy-centered discussions, business opportunities, networking, and so much more!
Register to attend SXSWedu by Friday, January 13 to save $100 off the walk-up rate. Or, save big and add a SXSWedu badge to your SXSW Platinum, Interactive, Film or Music badge purchase for only $295. Once registered, book your hotel through SXSW Housing & Travel for the best available rates.
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SXSWedu 2017 keynote Tim Ferriss.