2019 Speakers

Adrienne Lawrence - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Adrienne Lawrence

Host & Attorney

Ahmed Khaishgi SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Ahmed Khaishgi

CEO

Aki Isoyama

Aki Isoyama

General Manager

Alex Gladstein

Alex Gladstein

Chief Strategy Officer

Alex Samuels SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Alex Samuels

Reporter

Alex Williamson

Chief Brand Officer

Alphonzo Terrell

Alphonzo Terrell

Director, Digital and Social Marketing

Amanda Marshall

Amanda Marshall

Producer

Amanda Palmer - Photo courtesy of the Artist

Amanda Palmer

Artist

Amy Mitchell SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Amy E Mitchell

Entertainment Attorney

Amy LaMeyer

Amy LaMeyer

Investor

Amy Webb

Founder

André Robert Lee - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

André Robert Lee

Executive Director of Business Dev & Strategic Partnerships

Angela Yang

Angela Yang

Director of Connections

Anika Guldstrand

Anika Guldstrand

Anika Guldstrand

Ann Hiatt

Consultant

Anna Pickard - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Anna Pickard

Head of Brand Communications

Arden Hoffman - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Arden Hoffman

VP, Head of People

Ari Herstand - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Ari Herstand

Owner

Ekblaw Ariel SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Ariel Ekblaw

Founder, Lead Space Exploration Initiative

Maurya_Ash SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Ash Maurya

Author

Ashley Menschner

Ashley Menschner

Vice President of Media, Team Lead & Partnerships

TED Resident Ashwini Anburajan speaks at TED Residency Salon, Session 1, May 31, 2017, New York, NY. Photo Courtesy of Ryan Lash / TED

Ashwini Anburajan

Founding Partner

Babs Rangaiah

Babs Rangaiah

Executive Partner, Global Marketing, iX

Bessie Lee

Bessie Lee

Founder and CEO

Biasha Mitchell - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Biasha Mitchell

Head of Strategy, Music & Live Entertainment

Billie Sue SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Billie Sue Chafins

VP of Software Development

Blake Leeper - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Blake Leeper

Track & Field Athlete

Bobby Rosenbloum SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Bobby Rosenbloum

Vice-Chairman, Global Ent & Media Practice

Brigitte Berman

CEO

Busy Philipps

Busy Philipps

Talk Show Host

Carmen Medina - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Carmen Medina

Heretic

Cassie Kozyrkov - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Cassie Kozyrkov

Chief Decision Scientist

Chan Park - Photo by Ian Wagreich

Chan Park

Principal

Charles Duke

Apollo Astronaut & Moon Walker

Charlotte Burrows - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Charlotte Burrows

Commissioner

Chitra Akileswaran - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Chitra Akileswaran

Co-Founder & Chief Medical Officer

SXSW 2019 Speaker Chris Bosh

Chris Bosh

Professional Athlete

Christina Tosi SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Christina Tosi

CEO & Founder

Christoph Schroeder SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Christoph Schroeder

Vice President, Autonomous Driving

Chris Noessel - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Christopher Noessel

Designer

Cindy Eckert - Photo by Jillian Clark

Cindy Eckert

CEO & Founder

Cindy Eckert

CEO & Founder

Courtney Couch - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Courtney Couch

Founder

Creek Show - Photo Courtesy of Waller Creek Conservancy

Creek Show

Cristian Farias - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Cristian Farias

Writer-in-Residence

Dan Altschuler Malek SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of New Crop Capital

Dan Altschuler Malek

Senior Venture Partner

Dana Cowin SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Dana Cowin

Founder

Danielle Nierenberg SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Danielle Nierenberg

President

Darrien Gipson

Darrien Gipson

Executive Director

David Rivera - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

David Rivera

Sr Medical Advisor Steve Fund

David Schwartz SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

David Schwartz

CTO

Dayna Isom Johnson

Trend Expert

Diane Quinn

Diane Quinn

Chief Creative Officer

Dominique Crenn SXSW 2019 Photo by - Matt Edge

Dominique Crenn

Chef

Dori Bernstein - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Dori Berinstein

Director

Helen Papagiannis

Dr. Helen Papagiannis

Author & Consultant

Dr Laila Mintas - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Dr. Laila Mintas

Deputy President

Musimbi Kanyoro

Dr. Musimbi Kanyoro

President and CEO

Drew Diamond

Drew Diamond

Producer

Ed Chung

Ed Chung

Vice President Criminal Justice Reform Center for American Progress

SXSW 2019 Speaker Ed Romaine

Ed Romaine

Chief Brand Officer

Elisabeth Moss - 2019 Featured Speaker

Elisabeth Moss

Actress

Eliza Capai

Eliza Capai

Director

Elliot Jacobson - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Elliot Jacobson

Manager

Ellis Watamanuk

Ellis Watamanuk

Vice President, Impact Distribution

Emily Ladau - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Emily Ladau

Founder

Emily Paxhia SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Emily Paxhia

Managing Director & Co-Founder

Emma Schwartz

Emma Schwartz

VP, Product Development

Felicia Carbajal SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Felicia Carbajal

Community Engagement Officer

Feminista Jones

Feminista Jones

Community Activist

Frank Oz

Frank Oz

Director

Gabriel Weinberg SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Gabriel Weinberg

CEO

Garry Kasparov - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Garry Kasparov

Avast Security Ambassador

Gay Gaddis SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Gay Gaddis

CEO

Gotham Chopra - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Gotham Chopra

Co-Founder & Chief Creative Officer

Greg Caplan - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Greg Caplan

CEO + Founder

Guive Balooch

Guive Balooch

Global VP of Technology Incubator

Haile Thomas SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Haile Thomas

CEO

Harm to Table - Photo Courtesy of Matthew Mazzotta

HARM TO TABLE

Hernan Lopez - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Hernan Lopez

Founder & CEO

Imogen Heap - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Imogen Heap

Founder & Artist

Ira Nash - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Ira Nash

Senior Vice President of Northwell Health and Executive Director of Northwell Health Physician Partners and Professor of Cardiology at the Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell

J Christopher Hamilton SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

J Christopher Hamilton

President/Chief Operating Officer & Co-Owner

Jacob Tobia

Jacob Tobia

Performing Artist

Jake Sally

Jake Sally

Director of Immersive

James Loduca - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

James Loduca

Dir of Equality Programs

Jamira Burley - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jamira Burley

Founder

Jason Blum - Alex J. Berliner/ ABImages

Jason Blum

Founder

Jayne O'Donnell - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Jayne O’Donnell

Healthcare Policy Reporter

Jeff Zucker SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jeff Zucker

President

Jeff Zucker

President

Jehmu Greene

Jehmu Greene

Founder & CEO

Jennifer Lee

Jennifer Lee

Co-Founder

Jennifer Miller - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Jennifer Miller

Asst Professor

Jess Fuselier

Jess Fuselier

Manager, Education & Research, Creative Producing Program

Jesse Lund SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jesse Lund

Global VP Blockchain & DLT Markets

Jessica Brillhart

Jessica Brillhart

Founder

Jessica Fjeld SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jessica Fjeld

Clinical Instructor

Jim V Hart

Jim V Hart

Writer/Founder

Jimmy Song SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jimmy Song

Partner

John Beiter SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

John Beiter

Entertainment Attorney

John Cohn - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

John Cohn

IBM Fellow - MIT_IBM Watson AI Lab

John Maeda

John Maeda

Global Head of Computational Design + Inclusion

John Pierson

John Pierson

Co-President

Josh Clark

Josh Clark

Principal

Judy Tint - OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

Judy Tint

Music Attorney/College Professor

Julia Sourikoff

Julia Sourikoff

Executive Producer AR/VR

SXSW 2019 Speaker Justin Giangrande - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Justin Giangrande

Executive Vice President

Kai Wright

Kai Wright

Lecturer

Karen Young

Karen Young

Founder and CEO

Kasia Chmielinski - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Kasia Chmielinski

Co-Founder

SXSW 2019 Speaker Katie Walsh

Katie Walsh

Producer/Director

Kay Madati SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Kay Madati

Global VP & Head of Content Partnerships

Kelly McCarthy

Kelly McCarthy

SVP/Director, Global Brand Awareness

Ken Abdo SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Ken Abdo

Attorney

Ketan Gangatirkar SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Ketan Gangatirkar

Vice President of Engineering

SXSW 2019 Speaker Kim Davis

Kim Davis

Executive Vice President, Social Impact, Growth Initiatives & Legislative Affairs

Kyle Samani SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Kyle Samani

Managing Partner

Laura Moy- Photo courtesy of Speaker

Laura Moy

Executive Director

Lauren Carson - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Lauren Carson

Executive Director

Lauren Cascio

Lauren Cascio

Design Director

Lauren Greenfield

Lauren Greenfield

Documentary Photographer and Filmmaker

Lauren Sliter

Lauren Sliter

Senior Manager, Marketing and Content Strategy

Leah Douglas SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Leah Douglas

Staff Writer and Associate Editor

Leila Janah SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Leila Janah

CEO

Lining Yao - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Lining Yao

Assistant Professor

Lisa Brook

Lisa Brook

Director

Lisa Monrose

Lisa Monrose

Producer, Adult Programs

Lola Landekic

Lola Landekic

Editor in Chief

Lucy Nicholson - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Lucy Nicholson

Senior Photographer

Margrethe Vestager

EU Commisioner for Competition

Maria Laura Ruggiero

Maria Laura Ruggiero

Narrative Designer

Maria Shriver

Founder

Marie Domingo

Marie Domingo

Senior Producer

Marina Filippelli

Marina Filippelli

Chief Operating Officer & Director of Client Services

Marisa Sechrest - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Marisa Sechrest

Producer

Mark Bristol

Mark Bristol

Filmmaker

Mark Floreani - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Mark Floreani

Co-founder and COO

Mark Floreani - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Mark Floreani

Co-founder and COO

Mark Moore SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Mark Moore

Engineering Director of Aviation

Marni Wandner - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Marni Wandner

VP, Digital Marketing

Martha Cotton

Martha Cotton

Group Design Director

2019 Keynote, Marti Noxon – Photo by Patrick Harbron/AMC

Marti Noxon

Writer, Producer, Director

Matthew Covey - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Matthew Covey

Executive Director

Maytha Alhassen

Maytha Alhassen

Journalist, Poet, Scholar

Meetal Shah - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Meetal Shah

AVP & Global Head- Brand, Communications & Marketing

Meg Goldthwaite

Meg Goldthwaite

Chief Marketing Officer

Meredith Alloway

Meredith Alloway

Journalist, Filmmaker

Meredith Hitchcock - Photo by Molly McLeod

Meredith Hitchcock

Co-founder & COO

Michael Hendrix-photo courtesy of Karl Magnuson

Michael Hendrix

Director of State and Local Policy

Michael Li-Photo courtesy of the speaker

Michael Li

Senior Counsel

Michelle Lee - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Michelle Lee

Editor-in-Chief

Michelle Skinner SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Michelle Skinner

VP Counsel

MICRO - Photo Courtesy of Charles Philipp and Amanda Schochet

MICRO

Mikaila Ulmer SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Mikaila Ulmer

CEO

Mike Maples SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Mike Maples

Founding Partner

Moritz Simon Geist - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Moritz Simon Geist

Musician / Robotics engineer

Nanjira Sambuli SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Nanjira Sambuli

Consultant

Nausheena Hussain

Nausheena Hussain

Executive Director

Neha Narula SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Neha Narula

Director, Digital Currency Initiative

Nicol Turner Lee - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Nicol Turner-Lee

Fellow

Nicole Flatow - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Nicole Flatow

Editor

Nicole Karlebach SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Nicole Karlebach

Global Head of Business & Human Rights

Nicole Samec - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Nicole Samec

Healthcare Product Manager

Nikki Lane - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Nikki Lane

singer-songwriter/entrepreneur

SXSW 2019 Speaker Nonny de la Peña

Nonny de la Peña

CEO & Founder

Olympia Auset SXSW 2019 Photo by - John F Peters

Olympia Auset

Founder

Pamela Pavliscak

Pamela Pavliscak

Founder

Patrick Rea SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Patrick Rea

CEO

Phil Wagner - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Phil Wagner

CEO & Founder

Play Pod - Photo Courtesy of Hoyne

Play Pod

Pocket Patios - Photo Courtesy of Daniel Woodroffe

Pocket Patios

Portia Sabin - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Portia Sabin

CEO

Preston Clark

Preston Clark

Designer

QinYa Guo

QinYa Guo

Co-founder

Rebecca Green

Rebecca Green

Editor-in-Chief

Rev Moose - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Rev Moose

Managing Partner/Co-Founder

Richard Whitt - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Richard Whitt

Mozilla Fellow

Robyn Barnard - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Robyn Barnard

Staff Attorney, Refugee Representation

Ross Golan - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Ross Golan

Songwriter

Rubina-Fillion-Director-of-Audience-Engagement-The-Intercept SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Rubina Fillion

Director of Audience Engagement

Ryan Andal

Ryan Andal

Technical Director

Ryan Groves - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Ryan Groves

Pres & CPO

Sabri Sansoy

Sabri Sansoy

Founder

Samantha Wood - Photo by Brian Garfinkel/Philadelphia Eagles

Samantha Wood

Director of Digital & Social

Sandy Carter

Vice President

Scott Belsky

Chief Product Officer

Scout Bassett - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Scout Bassett

Athlete/Motivational Speaker

Sébastien Soriano - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sébastien Soriano

Chairman

Sera Markoff - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sera Markoff

Professor of Theoretical Astrophysics & Astroparticle Physics

Seth Bacon - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Seth Bacon

Sr VP, Media

Shamina Singh - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Shamina Singh

Executive Vice President, Sustainability & President

Shira Lazar

Shira Lazar

Co-Founder/CEO

Simon Doonan

Simon Doonan

Creative Ambassador

Simon Tam - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Simon Tam

Author, Musician, Activist

Stacie de Armas

Stacie de Armas

Strategic Engagement, US Hispanic Market

Stan Soocher

Professor of Music & Entertainment Industry Studies

Steve DeAngelo SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Steve DeAngelo

Chair Emeritus

Steven Bartlett

Steven Bartlett

CEO

Sue Bird - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sue Bird

Professional Basketball Player, Basketball Operations Assoc

Sue Sisley SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sue Sisley, MD

Principal Investigator

Susan Fowler

Technology Ed

Swan Sit

Swan Sit

VP of Global Digital Marketing

Tahira Rehmatullah SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Tahira Rehmatullah

CFO

Tara Tan SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Tara Tan

Venture Studio Lead

Tea Uglow

Tea Uglow

Creative Director

Tom Chirico

Tom Chirico

Brand Strategy, Story Lab

Tracy Sun

Tracy Sun

Co-founder

Usman Ahmed SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Usman Ahmed

Head of Global Public Policy

Valerie Jarrett

Former Sr. Advisor to Pres Obama

Vanessa Reed - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Vanessa Reed

CEO

Vanessa Wyche

Deputy Director

Vijaysai Patnaik - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Vijaysai Patnaik

Product Lead

Wajahat Ali SXSW 2019 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Wajahat Ali

New York Times Contributing Op-ed Writer

Wyclef Jean - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Wyclef Jean

Musician

Xan Aranda

Xan Aranda

Producer, Director

Ytasha Womack - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Ytasha Womack

Writer

Yuliya Lanina

Yuliya Lanina

Lecturer

Yves Peters

Yves Peters

Copywriter/Blogger

Zach Fuller - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Zach Fuller

Analyst

Zoe Saldana

Zoe Saldana

Actor

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