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

How Agile Approaches Crack Urban Challenges

Monday, March 16
9:30AM - 10:30AM

JW Marriott
Room 208
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.

It’s almost impossible to escape the constant chatter around so-called Smart Cities, but why is it taking so long for us to experience the benefits? Urban innovation is still bounded by the...

Show the rest


This event has ended, RSVP is no longer available.


#sxsw #urbanagile


DeKoven Ashley



I am an Urbanophile.

I specialize in articulating what makes space have a sense of ‘place.’ The hidden value of data is increased social and associational ties. As I see it, collaboration with dat...

Show the rest

Grace Kim

Director of Strategy


I collaborate with pragmatic idealists to design effective and creative solutions for social impact.

As part of the founding team of GOOD/Corps, a social innovation consultancy, I've partnered w...

Show the rest

Kaz Brecher

Founder & Chief Curious Catalyst

Curious Catalyst Inc

As the daughter of two rocket scientists, Kaz founded Curious Catalyst to marry investigation with action, bringing a new take to the business of social impact through her experience in agile appro...

Show the rest


Interactive Badge, Gold Badge, Platinum Badge
Solo / Dual / Panel
Intelligent Future

Thanks to our sponsors

Miller Lite Esurance AT&T IFC Mazda USA Monster Energy McDonalds logo CapitalOne logo PepsiCo logo Austin Chronicle

Music sponsor

Sonic Bids

Interactive sponsor

Phillips logo