2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

SXgood Lab: Crisis Response

Monday, March 14
1:15PM - 2:15PM

Palm Door on Sixth
Palm Door on Sixth Patio
508 E 6th St

This Lab follows the SXgood Stories session about Crisis Response - a series of short talks from leading social impact innovators.

How do we design and deploy really useful things in real crisis scenarios? In this Lab we'll identify methodologies, best practices, and thought processes for designing and deploying helpful things that make a difference.

Using a real refugee camp in Greece as our reference point, together we'll learn how research and discuss and develop services, tools, and interventions. The idea isn't to figure out viable solutions but instead to learn the approach, constraints, and methods you'll need to work on viable responses for humanitarian crisis scenarios. Interested in making a difference? This will be fast, collaborative, and really useful too.

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Christy Goldfuss

Mgmt Dir

White House Ceq

Jeff Wishnie

Senior Director, Program Technology

Mercy Corps

Miranda Sissons at SXSW

Miranda Sissons

Exec Dir

Doctors Of The World USA

Miranda Sissons leads Doctors of the World USA, part of the Medecins du Monde global network (MdM). MdM aims to ensure the world's most vulnerable people have access to life-changing medical care, ...

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Oliver Blank at SXSW

Oliver Blank

Sr Designer


Oliver Blank is an English artist, designer, and composer. His artwork brings a sense of wonder to our public spaces, and his design projects focus on the prevention of suffering.

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Zia Khan

VP Initiatives & Strategy

The Rockefeller Foundation


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