2018 Speakers

A.J. Hassan

Executive Creative Director

Aaron Ford

Dir Digital Advertising

Aaron Monty

Director of Creative Services

Abby Hendrix

Senor Producer

Adressaparken - 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

Adressaparken

Afdhel Aziz

Afdhel Aziz

Founder

African Bead Museum

Aisha Bin Bishr, Dr. Blockchain and the Future of Global Governance session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Aisha Bin Bishr

Dir General

Alberto Conti

Innovation Manager

Alex Nana – Sinkam

Open Innovation

2018 Featured Speaker, Alex Winter

Alex Winter

Director/Producer

Alex Winter - Photo by Kit McNeil

Alex Winter

Director, Screenwriter, Actor

Alicia Malone - Photo by Nicola Gell/Getty Images for SXSW)

Alicia Malone

Film Reporter, Host, Author

Alisa Vitti - Photo by Kaylin Balderrama

Alisa Vitti

Founder & CEO

Amy Webb Emerging Tech Trends session at SXSW 2018 - Photo by Kaylin Balderrama

Amy Webb

Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Ana Marie Cox

Ana Marie Cox

Contributor

Andrea DrummerDisruptive Tech in Your Home Cannabis Kitchen Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Andrea Drummer

Owner & Exec Chef

Andrew Burt

Chief Privacy Officer & Legal Engineer

Andrew Paradise - Photo by Nicole Burton

Andrew Paradise

CEO & Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Andrew Zimmern

Andrew Zimmern

TV Host, Chef, Author, Entrepreneur

Anirban Kundu

CTO

Ann Mack

Director of Insights Marketing of Facebook IQ

Anna Feder - 90 Minute Film School - Photo by Kumi Otani

Anna Feder

Director of Programming

Anne Hobson

Associate Fellow in Technology Policy

2018 Featured Speaker, Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger

Frmr Gov

2018 Featured Speaker, Audrey Gelman

Audrey Gelman

CoFounder & CEO

Audrey Gelman - Photo by Steven Snow

Audrey Gelman

Founder

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 11: Filmmaker Barry Jenkins speaks onstage at the Film Keynote during SXSW at Austin Convention Center on March 11, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Travis P Ball/Getty Images for SXSW)

Barry Jenkins

Filmmaker

Beatie Wolfe

Beatie Wolfe

Artist

Belmer Negrillo

UX Design Lead

2018 Featured Speaker, Bernard J. Tyson

Bernard J. Tyson

Chairman & CEO

Bernie Sanders - Photo by Kit McNeil

Bernie Sanders

Senator

Beto O'Rourke - Photo by Marie Ketring

Beto O’Rourke

Congressman

Betsy Reed SXSW 2018 Speaker News & Journalism - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Betsy Reed

Editor in Chief

Beverly Jackson

Beverly Jackson

VP Social Portfolio Strategy

Biasha Mitchell

Dir Music Festival Strategy

2018 Featured Speaker, Bob Richards

Bob Richards

Founder & CEO

Boombox

2018 Featured Speaker, Bozoma Saint John

Bozoma Saint John

Chief Brand Officer

Brandon Bryant - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Brandon Bryant

Creative Director

Brandon Frankel

SVP Brand Partnerships

2018 Featured Speaker, Bree Newsome

Bree Newsome

Actress, Activist, Filmmaker, Speaker

Brendan Carr

Brendan Carr

Commissioner

Brian Wong

Co-Founder & CEO

Brian Wong

Brian Wong

Founder & CEO

Bridget McDermott Transforming Global Food Supply with Blockchain session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Bridget McDermott

VP IBM Food Trust, Blockchain

Bruce Katz

Centennial Scholar

Bruno Natal

Creative Director

Bryanda Law

Founder & Editor-in-Chief

Bryce Olson

Global Marketing Director

Cari Champion SXSW 2018 Speaker Sports - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Cari Champion

Anchor

Carol Coletta

Sr. Fellow for American Cities Practice

CashMoneyAp - Photo by Cris DeWitt

CashMoneyAp

Artist

Charles Alexander

CoFounder & Dir of Strategy

2018 Featured Speaker, Charles Caldas

Charles Caldas

CEO

Chen Shay

Software Engineer AMP

CherryPicks: Why Does a Critic’s Gender Matter? - Photo by Jon Currie

CherryPicks: Why Does a Critic’s Gender Matter?

Cheryl Dunye

Director

Cheryl Engelhardt

Composer & Songwriter & Consultant

Chiquita Collins

Vice Dean for Inclusion & Diversity Chief Diversity Officer

Chris Emerson PhD Hurry Up: High Times are Here Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Chris Emerson PhD

C-Level

Chrissy Metz

Chrissy Metz

Actor

2018 Featured Speaker, Chrissy Metz

Chrissy Metz

Cast, This Is Us

Christiane Amanpour

Chief International Correspondent and Anchor

2018 Featured Speaker, Christiane Amanpour

Christiane Amanpour

Chief Intl Correspondent

Christiane Amanpour on Sex & Love Around the World SXSW 2018 - Photo by Kaylin Balderrama

Christiane Amanpour

Chief Intl Correspondent

ChristinaTosi

Christina Tosi

CEO & Founder

Claire L. Evans

Writer & Musician

Claire Parr

Co-Founder

Clara de Soto

Clara De Soto

Co - Founder

Clara Kliman-Silver

UX Designer

2018 Featured Speaker, Cleo Wade

Cleo Wade

Poet, Artist, Speaker, & Author

Common

Common

Producer, Actor, Musician

2018 Featured Speaker, Common

Common

Executive Producer

Haakon, Crown Prince of Norway SXSW 2018 Speaker Startup & Tech Sectors - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Crown Prince Haakon Magnus

Crown Prince

Cy Scott No Legacy Software Here: The Cannabis Tech Stack Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Cy Scott

CEO & Co-Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Dakota Fanning

Dakota Fanning

Dan Chuparkoff

Dir of Prod Healthcare Analytics

Dan Deacon

Dan Deacon

Composer, Musician

Dan Harris - Photo by Amy E. Price/Getty Images for SXSW)

Dan Harris

Coanchor of Nightline & weekend GMA. Author/co-founder/host of 10% Happier (book + app + podcast)

Daniel Burwen

Director of Experience

Daniel Glass - Photo by Hans Watson

Daniel Glass

President/Founder

Daniel Pink - Photo by Tyler Draker

Daniel Pink

Author

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 10: Filmmaker Darren Aronofsky speaks onstage at SXSW Film Keynote: Darren Aronofsky during SXSW at Austin Convention Center on March 10, 2018 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Amy E. Price/Getty Images for SXSW)

Darren Aronofsky

Filmmaker

Darryl Ballantine

Founder & CEO

Dave Allen

Dir Artist & Music Industry Advocate

2018 Featured Speaker, Dave Asprey

Dave Asprey

CEO & Founder

David Chang

David Chang

Owner / Founder

David Fahrenthold Investigative Journalism in the Social Media Age SXSW 2018 - Photo by Scott Paxton

David Fahrenthold

Reporter

David Marcus

EVP - Head of Music

Dawna Ballard

Associate Professor

Dawna Ballard - Photo by Steven Snow

Dawna Ballard

Assoc Prof

Daymond John Swim with a Shark: Rise & Grind to Maximize Your Day session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Debra Reyes

Daymond John

Star of ABC’s Shark Tank & CEO

Delaney Gibson

Musician Chief Artist & Founder

Dina LaPolt SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Dina LaPolt

Entertainment Attorney

Doc Searls

Director

Donté Stallworth - Photo by Nicole Burton

Donté Stallworth

Former NFL Wide Receiver

Dr. Miriam Meckel

Dr. Miriam Meckel

Publisher

Dr. Peter H. Diamandis Avatars IRL! A New 0M XPRIZE.Competition SXSW 2018 - Photo by Marie Ketring

Dr. Peter Diamandis

Founder & Exec Chairman

DRYVER - 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

DRYVER

Eben Britton Cannabis: An Alternative to Opiates in Pro Sports Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Eben Britton

Speaker

Eddy Cue: Curation in Media- Why It Matters session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Michael Caufield

Eddy Cue

SVP of Internet Software & Svcs

Edith Yeung

Partner

Elaine Welteroth

Editor-In-Chief

Elisa Quintana

Elisa Quintana

Astrophysicist

Elizabeth Gross - Photo courtesy of the Speaker

Elizabeth Gross

Head Diva

Elizabeth Teisberg

Executive Director and Professor

Emily Quinn SXSW 2018 Speaker Experiential Storytelling - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Emily Quinn

Communications Manager

Erin Lee Car

Erin Lee Carr

Director

2018 Featured Speaker, Ernest Cline

Ernest Cline

Author & Screenwriter

Eron Bucciarelli

CEO

A Conversation with Ethan Hawke

Ethan Hawke

Actor

Evan Williams SXSW 2018 Speaker News & Journalism - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Evan Williams

Founder & CEO

Ezra Klein - Photo by Chris Saucedo

Ezra Klein

Editor at Large, Co-Founder

Faith Popcorn

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO

Faith Popcorn Hurry Up: High Times Are Here Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO

Frank Patterson SXSW 2018 Speaker VR/AR Track - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Frank Patterson

President

2018 Featured Speaker, Gary Vaynerchuk

Gary Vaynerchuk

CEO

2018 Featured Speaker, Gayle King

Gayle King

Co-Host and Editor at Large

George White

George White

SVP

Gheskio Cholera Treatment Center

Gia Biagi

Sr. Director of Urbanism & Civic Impact

Gig Sohn

Distinguished Fellow

Graham Wetzbarger

Sr Dir Authentication & Compliance

Greg Patterson

Dir of Music Venue Strategy

Greg Stanton

Mayor

Gretchen Jones

Gretchen Jones

MBA (Fashion) Candidate at UAL:LCF + Chief of Staff (Mociun)

Guive Balooch

Guive Balooch

Global VP of Technology Incubator

Hasan Minhaj

Correspondent

Henry Liu The Quantifiable Business Benefits of Blockchain session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Henry Liu

Chief of Investments

Hieu Ho

Development Executive

Hilary Knight SXSW 2018 Speaker Sports Track - Photo by Andre Ringuette/HHOF-IIHF Images

Hilary Knight

2018 Featured Speaker, Hilary Rosen

Hilary Rosen

Managing Partner

Hillary Kerr

Howard Jacob, PhD

President & Chief Scientific Officer, Founder

Hugo Liu

Chief Scientist

Ingrid Vanderveldt Empowering a Billion Women With $1B in Capital by 2020 session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Jeremiah Dearinger

Ingrid Vanderveldt

CEO & Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Ira Glass

Ira Glass

Creator & Host

Ira Glass Accidentally Making the Most Popular Podcasts Ever session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Benedict Jones

Ira Glass

Creator & Host

J Christopher Hamilton SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

J. Christopher Hamilton

President/Chief Operating Officer and Co-Owner

J. Renee Chapman Navarro

Vice Chancellor

Jacob Tobia

Author

Jacque Amadi

Jacque Amadi

Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Jake Tapper

Jake Tapper

CNN Anchor & Chief Washington Correspondent

Jamelle Bouie

Chief Political Correspondent

James Beacham

James Beacham

Particle Physicist

Jamira Burley at the Reimagining Gun Violence Prevention Session

Jamira Burley

Jared Ficklin

Creative Technologist

Jason Mitchell

Actor

2018 Featured Speaker, Jay Park

Jay Park

Artist

Jenna Niven

Creative Director

Jessica Brillhart SXSW 2018 Speaker VR/AR - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jessica Brillhart

Founder and Director

Jessica Shortall

Author

Jim Mahoney

USA GM

Jimmy Chin - Photo by Nicole Burton

Jimmy Chin

Photographer

Joanna Hausmann SXSW 2018 Speaker News & Journalism - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Joanna Hausmann

YouTube Producer & Personality

2018 Featured Speaker, Jocelyn Conn

Jocelyn Conn

Sr. Coordinating Producer

Jody Medich

Director of Design, XR Faculty

Joe Cole

Screenwriter

Joel Dudley

Joel Dudley

Director of the Institute for Next Generation Healthcare and Chair of Biomedical Data Science

Joey Hendrickson

Founder & Consultant

John Gift

John Gift

Director of Information Services

John S. Couch

Head of Design

Joie Chung

Experience Designer

Jon Burkhart SXSW 2018 Speaker Sports - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Jon Burkhart

Director

Jonathan Nolan

Jonathan Nolan

Showrunner, Co-Creator

2018 Featured Speaker, Jonathan Nolan

Jonathan Nolan

Co-Creator & Exec Producer, Westworld

Changing The World Through Food session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Luis Bustos

José Andrés

Chef/Owner

Joseph Lubin Why Ethereum Is Going to Change the World session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Will Blake

Joseph Lubin

Co-Founder & Founder

Julien Benatar

Software Engineer & Prod Mgr

2018 Featured Speaker, Justin Hartley

Justin Hartley

Cast, This Is Us

Kamau Ware

Artist-Historian & Founder

Karan Wadhera Welcome to the Future of Cannabis Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Karan Wadhera

Managing Partner

Karen Marie Mason

Karen Marie Mason

Director

Kat Holmes

Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Katie Couric

Katie Couric

Journalist & Author

Katie Mustard

Producer

Keith Urban

Artist

Keith Urban - Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for SXSW

Keith Urban

Artist

Kelley Dixon

Editor

Kevin Bankston

Director

2018 Featured Speaker, Kim Deal

Kim Deal

2018 Featured Speaker, Kristen Green

Kristen Green

Founder & Managing Dir.

2018 Featured Speaker, Kristina Halvorson

Kristina Halvorson

Founder & CEO

Larry Miller SXSW 2018 Speaker Sports - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Larry Miller

President

Latia Curry

Principal

Laura Rister

Producer

2018 Featured Speaker, Laura Shin

Laura Shin

Sr Editor

Lauren Wirtzer-Seawood - Photo by Kara Mosher

Lauren Wirtzer-Seawood

Head of Music Partnerships

Laurie Segall

Senior Tech Correspondent

Layshia Clarendon - Photo by Adrianne Schroeder

Layshia Clarendon

Athlete

Lea von Bidder

Lea von Bidder

Co-Founder and CEO

Leah Shore

Leah Shore

Leland Melvin - Photo by Robert Markowitz

Leland Melvin

Astronaut, Engineer, Author, and Public Speaker

Lena Chen

Artist

Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe

2018 Featured Speaker, Lena Waithe

Lena Waithe

Executive Producer

Lena Waithe and Common

Lena Waithe & Common

The Chi

Linda Boff

Chief Marketing Officer

Lisa Callif SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Lisa Callif

Partner

Lisa Joy

Lisa Joy

Showrunner, Co-Creator

2018 Featured Speaker, Lisa Joy

Lisa Joy

Co-Creator & Exec Producer, Westworld

HBO's cast of Westworld speaks at SXSW. Evan Rachel Wood, James Marsden, Jeffrey Wright, Thandie Newton, Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy, Jason Tanz

Lisa Joy

Co-creator

Liz Manashil

‎Manager of the Creative Distribution Initiative

Liz Rogers

Creative Director

Lou Weaver

Transgender Programs Coordinator

Lucy Rose

Singer

Luminocity - 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

LuminoCITY

2018 Featured Speaker, Luvvie Ajayi

Luvvie Ajayi

Author Speaker Digital Strategist

2018 Featured Speaker, Mandy Moore

Mandy Moore

Cast, This Is Us

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 13: Mandy Moore (L) and Milo Ventimiglia speak onstage at Featured Session: The Cast of

Mandy Moore & Milo Ventimiglia

This Is Us

Marcus Collins

Executive Director of Social Engagement

Mark Cuban

Entrepreneur

Marne Levine

COO

Martin Atkins

Author

Martin Mills

Founder

Matthew Libatique

Matthew Libatique

Mayor Michael Tubbs - Photo by Michael Caufield

Mayor Michael Tubbs

Mayor

Megan Hunt

Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Megan Smith

Megan Smith

CEO

Melanie Elturk

CEO

Mia Tramz

Managing Editor and Senior Multimedia Editor

2018 Featured Speaker, Michael Dell

Michael Dell

Chairman & CEO

Michael Ford

The Hip Hop Architect

Modular Fitness Hub - 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

Modular Fitness Hub

Molly Neuman

Global Head of Business Development

2018 Featured Speaker, Molly Neuman

Molly Neuman

Global Head of Business Dev

Monica Landers

CEO

Nakia - Photo by Cris DeWitt

Nakia

Artist

Nardwuar - Photo by Tina Rataj

Nardwuar The Human Serviette

Human Serviette

Natalia Nastaskin SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Natalia Nastaskin

Head of US Music Operations

Natalie Grant

Sr. Product Marketing Manager, VR/AR

Nathan Seidle

Founder / Chief of Technological Research

Nazanin Rafsanjani

Nazanin Rafsanjani

Creative Director

Neha Narula Cryptocurrencies: A New Future for Money session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Alejandro Mendoza

Neha Narula

Director, Digital Currency Initiative

Nell Whitley SXSW 2018 Speaker VR/AR Track - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Nell Whitley

Executive Producer

Nico Perez

Nico Perez

CoFounder

Nicole Aunapu Mann

Astronaut

2018 Featured Speaker, Niecy Nash

Niecy Nash

CEO

Nikole Hannah Jones at SXSW 2018 - Photo by Kurt Lunsford

Nikole Hannah-Jones

Investigative Reporter

2018 Featured Speaker, Nile Rodgers

Nile Rodgers

Grammy Award-winning Composer, Producer, and Guitarist

Nina Shaw - Photo by Samantha Burkardt

Nina Shaw

Founding Partner

Nolan Melson

Sr Consultant & Veterans Employee Resource Group Natl Co-Lead

Nonny de la Peña

CEO and Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Nonny de la Peña

Nonny de la Peña

CEO & Founder

Noor Tagouri - Photo by Kit McNeil

Noor Tagouri

Reporter/Journalist/Motivational Speaker

Olivier Assayas

Olivier Assayas

Director

2018 Featured Speaker, Olivier Assayas

Olivier Assayas

Film Dir

Paul Veradittakit Blockchain and the Decentralization of Finance session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Paul Veradittakit

Partner

Peter Strand SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Peter Strand

Attorney

2018 Featured Speaker, Peter Thiel

Peter Thiel

Partner

Phase Change

Poppy Crum

Chief Scientist

Portia Sabin

President

2018 Featured Speaker, Priscilla Presley

Priscilla Presley

Priscilla Presley - Photo by Danny Matson

Priscilla Presley

Co-founder

Rachel Whitney

Rachel Whitney

Head of Country Programming

Rachel Williams

Head of Diversity & Inclusion

2018 Featured Speaker, Rachel Zoe

Rachel Zoe

CEO

Rajni Lucienne Jacques

Fashion Director

Rashi Khurana

Director of Engineering

Ray Dalio How to Build a Company Where the Best Ideas Win Out session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Jon Currie

Ray Dalio

Chairman & Co-Chief Investment Officer

Ray Kurzweil - Photo by Gabriel Alba

Ray Kurzweil

A Dir of Engineering

Rebecca Brown

Director of Policy

Rebecca Nellis

Executive Director

Rebecca Skellett - Photo by Samantha Burkardt

Rebecca Skellett

Sr Programme Mgr

Reny Diaz

Reny Diaz

VP Insights & Dev

Residente

Residente

Musical Artist

Rian Johnson

Rian Johnson

Director, Writer, and Producer

Rich Antoniello

Rich Antoniello

Richard Garriott

Co-Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Richard Linklater

Richard Linklater

Detour

Richard Socher

Chief Scientist

Richard Trumka - Photo by Kumi Otani

Richard Trumka

National President

Robert Venditti

Robert Venditti

Author

Roland Griffiths - Photo by Michael Caufield

Roland Griffiths

Professor, Departments of Psychiatry & Neuroscience

Roy Spence & Mathew McConaughey - Photo by Abigail Craig

Roy Spence & Mathew McConaughey

The Power of Purpose in Business and Life

Rukmini Callimachi

Rukmini Callimachi

Foreign Correspondent

Ryan White - Photo by Katie Marriner

Ryan White

Filmmaker

Sage Steele - Photo by Amanda Stronza

Sage Steele

Sports Personality/Journalist

Sahil Patel

Senior Reporter

Samantha Snabes - Photo by Debra Reyes

Samantha Snabes

Founder

Sami Promisloff Welcome to the Future of Cannabis Session SXSW 2018 - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sami Promisloff

Head of Dev & Creative Programming

Sandra Adair

Director, Editor

Sara Watson SXSW 2018 Speaker Startup & Tech Sectors - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sara Watson

Fellow & Technology Critic

Sarada Peri

Writer & Strategist

2018 Featured Speaker, Sarah Aubrey

Sarah Aubrey

EVP of TNT Original Programming

Sarah Herringler SXSW 2018 Speaker Startup & Tech Sectors - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Sarah Herrlinger

Director of Global Accessibility Policy & Initiatives

Sarah Hillyer - Photo by Nicole Burton

Sarah Hillyer

Dir, Center for Sport, Peace, & Society

Sasha Samochina

Sasha Samochina

Immersive Visualization Producer

Sasha Samochina

Immersive Visualization Producer

Saskia Wilson-Brown

Founder and Director

Savan Kotecha - Photo by Danny Matson

Savan Kotecha

Songwriter

Secretary Penny Pritzker

Former Secretary of Commerce

2018 Featured Speaker, Shakey Graves

Shakey Graves

Shakey Graves

Shanying Leung - 2018 Design Speaker

Shanying Leung

Design Director

Shea Serrano - Photo by Debra Reyes

Shea Serrano

Staff Writer

Simran Singh - Photo by Manuel Gonzales

Simran Singh

Henry R Luce Fellow for Religion in Intl Affairs

Social Sensory Architectures

Sofi Tukker

Sofi Tukker

Musical Artist

Sohrab Nafici

Sohrab Nafici

Executive Director Music/Legal

Sony Theakanath

CEO & CoFounder

SPACEBUSTER: We Like America- 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

SPACEBUSTER: We Like America

Spike Lee

Spike Lee

Director, Producer, Writer, and Actor

Stefon Blom

Chief Strategy and Content Officer

Stephanie Dinkins

Stephanie Dinkins

Artist + Professor

2018 Featured Speaker, Sterling Brown

Sterling Brown

Cast, This Is Us

Sterling K Brown

Sterling K. Brown

Actor

Steve Adler

Steve Adler

2018 Featured Speaker, Steve Huffman

Steve Huffman

CEO/Co-Founder

Steven Duong

Sr. Urban Designer

Streicher Sisters

Streicher Sisters

Stuart Brown

Head of Programme & Acquisitions

Sugar Vendil

Sugar Vendil

Founder & Artistic Director

Sulinna Ong

Sulinna Ong

VP Artist Marketing

2018 Featured Speaker, Susan Rovner

Susan Rovner

EVP Creative Affairs & Co-Pres of Warner Horizon

Susan Wang

Marketing Director

Susan Wojcicki Navigating the Video Revolution in the Digital Age session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Bianca Hooks

Susan Wojcicki

CEO

Suzanne Lee

Chief Creative Officer

Symone Sanders - Photo by JEALEX Photo/Getty Images for SXSW

Symone Sanders

Political Commentator

Symone Sanders - Photo by JEALEX Photo/Getty Images for SXSW

Symone Sanders

Political Commentator

T.I.

T.I.

Musical Artist

Convergence Keynote: Ta-Nehisi Coates

Ta- Nehisi Coates

Writer

Tal Shmueli

Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Tamron Hall

Tamron Hall

Award-Winning Journalist

Tamron Hall - Photo by Katie Marriner

Tamron Hall

Journalist

A Conversation with Tatiana Maslany

Tatiana Maslany

Actress

Ted Leo

Artist

2018 Featured Speaker, Teddy Riley

Teddy Riley

Artist

Territory Urban Design Team

The Hangout - 2018 SXSW Place by Design Finalist

The Hangout

Theaster Gates

Social Practice Installation Artist

Theo Blackwell - Kurt Lunsford

Theo Blackwell

Chief Digital Officer for London

There Is No Other Hand: Inclusive Design & Kids - Photo by Kaylin Balderrama

There Is No Other Hand: Inclusive Design & Kids

Jen Lee and Jordan Reeves

Tim Allen

Partner

Tim Hwang

Global Public Policy Lead

2018 Featured Speaker, Tim O'Reilly

Tim O’Reilly

Founder & CEO

Tim O'Reilly Do More. Do Things That Were Previously Impossible session SXSW 2018 - Photo by Debra Reyes

Tim O’Reilly

Founder & CEO

Timur Bekmambetov SXSW 2018 Speaker Experiential Storytelling - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Timur Bekmambetov

Producer

Tod Beardsley

Director of Research

Tom Mullen

VP, Mktg Catalog

Tracy Gardner SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Tracy Gardner

SVP, Digital Strategy and Global Business Development

Trevor Hardy

CEO

Tyler Oakley

Tyler Oakley

Independent Creator

2018 Featured Speaker, U-God

U-God

Vanessa De Luca SXSW 2018 Speaker News & Journalism - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Vanessa De Luca

Editor in Chief

Vanita Gupta

President & CEO

Vann Newkirk

Vann Newkirk

Staff Writer

Victoria Espinel

President & CEO

Vikrum Aiyer - American Enough Podcast - Photo by Steven Snow

Vikrum Aiyer

Vivienne Ming

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

W. Kamau Bell

Sociopolitical Comedian / TV Host

2018 Featured Speaker, Kamau bell

W. Kamau Bell

Comedian

Wallace Jefferson SXSW 2018 Speaker CLE - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Wallace Jefferson

Attorney

Waraire Boswell

Founder

Wendy McCulley

Executive FUSE Fellow

2018 Featured Speaker, Wendy Williams

Wendy Williams

Entrepreneur Talk Show Host

2018 Featured Speaker, Whitney Wolfe

Whitney Wolfe

CEO & Founder

Featured Speaker Whitney Wolfe Herd at SXSW 2018 - Photo by Scott Paxton

Whitney Wolfe Herd

CEO & Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Yiying Lu

Yiying Lu

Creative Dir.

Young Guru

Audio Engineer / Chief Music Strategist

Young Guru

Co-Founder

2018 Featured Speaker, Young Guru

Young Guru

Engineer

Blair Imani & Sadie Hernandez - Photo by Tyler Draker

Youth Power: Young Activists on the Front Lines

Blair Imani & Sadie Hernandez

Yvonne Cagle SXSW 2018 Speaker Experiential Storytelling - Photo Courtesy of Speaker

Yvonne Cagle

Astronaut Physician Consulting Professor

Zach Zaborny

International Autism Consultant

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