2016 Schedule

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

Ignite SXSW: Lie/Cheat/Steal

Monday, March 14
11:00AM - 12:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
531 E 4th St

10 speakers will share their stories & tips about how to get ahead in the world. Each speakers gets 20 slides that auto-advance every 15 seconds for 5 minutes on stage. It's going to be awesome.

Titles of presentations include:

Laura Koby - Survive SXSW: Tip Well and Wear Sunscreen
Aykut Karaalioglu - 20 App Store Tips in 5 Minutes
Nancy Harhut - 5 Human Behavior Hacks that Increase Engagement
Randy Krum - 7 Deadly Sins of Infographics and How to Fix Them
Mike McAvoy - Satire: Holding the mirror up to society
Kyle Kelly - Fast, Powerful Prototyping for Non-Designers
Belmer Negrillo - A New Personalization Model: Adaptive Learning
Kiran Lokhande - A Cognitive Comparison of Dance & UX
Caroline McCarthy - TBD

Hashtags: #sxsw #IgniteSXSW


Aykut Karaalioglu

CEO & Founder

Mobile Action

Belmer Negrillo at SXSW

Belmer Negrillo

Sr Design Lead


Belmer’s career as an explorer and innovator began growing up with his aspirations to be a mad scientist. That curiosity and will to explore is still a passion today, and he loves to embrace the un...

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Caroline McCarthy at SXSW

Caroline McCarthy

VP, Communications & Content

true[X] media

Kiran Lokhande at SXSW

Kiran Lokhande

Experience Designer


Kiran is an Experience Designer who has been with R/GA in Los Angeles since early 2015. She works across offices on projects for clients including Nike, Dignity Health, and Beats by Dre. Her range ...

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Kyle Kelly at SXSW

Kyle Kelly

Head of Business Dev


With an entrepreneurial spirit and passion for innovative development projects, Kyle Kelly is currently working on the launch of three game-changing products in his role as Vice President of Busine...

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Laura Kobylecky at SXSW

Laura Kobylecky


Mike McAvoy


The Onion

Nancy Harhut at SXSW

Nancy Harhut

Chief Creative Officer

Wilde Agency

Nancy Harhut is passionate about the impact behavioral science can have on marketing. A 2014 Online Marketing Institute Top 40 Digital Strategist, a Hatch Top 100 Creative Influencer, and a two-tim...

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Randy Krum at SXSW

Randy Krum

Pres & Chief Designer

InfoNewt LLC

Randy Krum is the author of the book Cool Infographics and CoolInfographics.com. President of InfoNewt, a data visualization design and visual consulting company, Instructor of Infographics and Da...

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Sarah Buhr at SXSW

Sarah Buhr



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