2016 Schedule

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

SXgood Lab: Redesigning Media

Tuesday, March 15
3:45PM - 4:45PM

In today’s information economy, media is more powerful than ever in its ability to spread knowledge, shape beliefs and affect change. And with the plethora of digital tools and social media platforms at our fingertips, we all have the ability to make media and share it with the world, whether you’re a journalist, an organization trying to tell its story or a teenager with an Instagram account.

How do you contribute in a meaningful way instead of adding to the noise?

This Lab offers a chance to design new ways to use media as a tool for social good. If you think you know design thinking, think again. Participants will experiment with new tools from the d.school that combine design thinking with media-making to effectively tell impactful stories and spark change in the world.

This Lab immediately follows the SXgood Story on Redesigning Media, featuring a se...

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Blair Glencorse at SXSW

Blair Glencorse

Exec Dir

Accountability Lab

Blair Glencorse is Founder and Executive Director of the Accountability Lab, an incubator for creative, youth-driven ideas for accountability and anti-corruption around the world. Blair is also a m...

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Casey Caplowe

Co-Founder, Chief Creative Officer


Emi Kolawole

Editor in residence

Stanford d.school

Jennifer Brandel at SXSW

Jennifer Brandel



Jennifer Brandel is CEO and Co-Founder of Hearken. She's been experimenting with journalism since the early aughts. In 2011, she founded the groundbreaking WBEZ’s Curious City series and is taking ...

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Tran Ha at SXSW

Tran Ha

Managing Dir of Media Experiments

Stanford d.school

Tran Ha leads media experiments at Stanford's Hasso Plattner Institute of Design (the d.school), where she also teaches. She believes the audience should be at the center of all media creation, oth...

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