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

Beyond the Cloud: Big Data in the Off-Planet Era

Monday, March 16
11:00AM - 12:00PM

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.

The ramifications of big data are often regarded as menacing, an invasion of privacy and loss of security from mega-corporations and government; however, that data is nothing less than a su...

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Daniel Faber


Deep Space Industries

Jeff Garzik


Dunvegan Space Systems/BitPay

Jeff Garzik is CEO of Dunvegan Space Systems the company that is designing and deploying the first BitSat -- a private satellite constellation to process transactions off-planet. He is Bitcoin core...

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Martine Rothblatt at SXSW

Martine Rothblatt

United Therapeutics Corporation

Martine Rothblatt is the Chairman & CEO of United Therapeutics, a biotechnology company. Previously, she created SiriusXM Satellite Radio, and was its Chairman and CEO. Dr. Rothblatt's inventions t...

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Rick Smith

Founder, CEO

TASER International

Rick Smith is founder and CEO of TASER International, which makes communities safer with innovative public safety technologies and continues to define smarter policing with its growing suite of tec...

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