2016 Schedule

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

Bullying, Today’s Youth and the Internet

Saturday, March 12
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Hyatt Regency Austin
Zilker Ballroom 2
208 Barton Springs Rd

Growing up is tough. Growing up in the Internet Age is even tougher. This panel will discuss the development of the first post Internet generation, the effects of online bullying and how we can implement safeguards and policies to help shield the impressionable and tech savvy youth of Generation Z.

Hashtags: #sxsw #OnlineHarassment


Cynthia Lowen at SXSW

Cynthia Lowen

Writer & Filmmaker

The Bully Project

Cynthia Lowen is the co-creator, producer and writer of BULLY, a feature documentary film following five kids and families through “a year in the life” of America’s bullying crisis, released by The...

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Emma Llanso at SXSW

Emma Llanso

Dir, Free Expression Project

Center for Democracy and Technology

Emma Llansó is the Director of CDT’s Free Expression Project, which works to promote law and policy that support users’ free expression rights in the United States and around the world. Emma leads ...

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Nika Pari Nour at SXSW

Nika Pari Nour

Digital Dir

Entertainment Software Association

Rosalind Wiseman at SXSW

Rosalind Wiseman


Cultures of Dignity

My name is Rosalind Wiseman and I am educator, writer, and founder of Cultures of Dignity. For over two decades I have been talking with, listening to, and occasionally arguing with young people ab...

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