2016 Schedule

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

To Catch A Troll

Saturday, March 12
12:30PM - 1:30PM

Hyatt Regency Austin
Zilker Ballroom 1
208 Barton Springs Rd

Bringing together leaders from the technology industry, government and law enforcement, this discussion will shed light on the serious IRL impact of online trolling, dissect the pitfalls local and federal legislation face when prosecuting online harassment and whether new laws will improve efforts in combating online hate.

Hashtags: #sxsw #OnlineHarassment


Ari Waldman at SXSW

Ari Waldman


New York Law School

Ari Ezra Waldman is the Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Innovation Center for Law and Technology at New York Law School. He is the Founder and Director of the Tyler Clementi Institut...

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Katherine  Clark at SXSW

Katherine Clark

US Rep in Congress

US House of Representatives

Congresswoman Katherine Clark proudly serves the Fifth District of Massachusetts. She was first elected in a special election in December of 2013.

Katherine’s career in public service is driven ...

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Sgt BA  Finley at SXSW

Sgt BA Finley

Johns Creek Police Department

Detective Sergeant Finley is a 20 year veteran of law enforcement. He has served in almost every facet of law enforcement from Patrol, Traffic, Undercover Narcotics, SWAT and Criminal Investigation...

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