2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

The 21st Century Skillset: What You Need to Succeed

Monday, March 16
3:30PM - 4:30PM

JW Marriott
Room 407
110 E 2nd St

ATTENTION: This session requires advance signup to attend. For Online Schedule: Please utilize the RSVP link below the description to reserve your seat. For SXSW GO App: Use the RSVP 'Find a Timeslot' link. You must have a SXSW Interactive, Gold, or Platinum badge to attend, and, you must have an activated SXsocial account (social.sxsw.com) to reserve a seat. If you have any issues with signing up, please email support@sxsw.com. VERY IMPORTANT: Because of the limited space, we recommend you arrive at least 15 minutes prior to the published start time of this session. If you have not checked in at the room you RSVPed for at least five minutes prior to the session start time, you may lose your seat to an attendee in the waiting list line.

In today’s dynamic economy, the skills needed to succeed in the workplace are evolving, and there is a tremendous need for talent in the technological workforce. Companies ranging from sm...

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Jake Schwartz

CEO & Co-Founder

General Assembly

Jake Schwartz is CEO of General Assembly (GA), which is pioneering a new kind of education for a global community of entrepreneurs and professionals. Under his leadership, GA has scaled to 11 citie...

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Kevin Carey

Dir, Education Policy Program

New America Foundation

Kevin Carey is director of the Education Policy Program at the New America Foundation. An expert on Pre-K-12 and higher education issues, Kevin’s research includes higher education reform, improvin...

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