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Monica Stanciu Phd

Bio: for healthcare entrepreneurs tackling the most pressing health problems. She is a recent PhD graduate

MIT Hacking Medicine

Roslyn Layton PhD

Bio: Roslyn Layton PhD promotes evidenced-based regulation for internet policy. She helps policymakers

American Enterprise Institute
Evidenced-based policy ad regulation

Sook-Lei Liew, Phd


Jon Roberts PhD
Chief Innovation Officer

Manuel Montoya PhD

University of New Mexico

Char Hu PhD

The Helper Bees

Dr Kara Kockelman PhD PE

Bio: holds a PhD, MS, and BS in civil engineering, a Masters of City Planning, and a minor in economics

The University of Texas at Austin


Virtual Cinema
Virtual CinemaWorld Premiere
Ian Forester, Sook-Lei Liew, Phd


Description: Jennifer Brea is a Harvard PhD student about to marry the love of her life when she’s struck down

Jennifer Brea
Documentary SpotlightWorld Premiere
Annie Goldson
Virtual Cinema
Animated, Experimental, Family, Music
Michael Catalano, Elliot Cole

The Archer

Narrative Spotlight
Drama, Thriller
Narrative SpotlightWorld Premiere
Valerie Weiss

Emily Finn

Bio: illness. She recently completed a PhD in neuroscience at Yale University, where she was awarded

Yale University

Jared Dunnmon

Bio: Jared Dunnmon is a Stanford PhD candidate in engineering, who has spent the last 5 years

Stanford University
PhD Candidate


presented by Don Giovanni Records

Description: SAMMUS (Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo) is an Ithaca, NY based rap artist, producer, and PhD student

Hip-Hop / Rap
Hip-Hop / Rap
Ithaca, NY

Saba Nafees

Bio: Saba Nafees is currently pursuing a PhD with research focused in mathematical biology at Texas Tech

Texas Tech University
PhD Student

Pip Mothersill

MIT Media Lab
Research Asst & PhD Candidate

Jake Dunagan

PhD/Dir of Design Futures

Wieke Betten

Bio: Wieke Betten is a social science and bioethics PhD researcher and lecturer at the Athena Institute

Athena Institute VU University Amsterdam
PhD Candidate & Lecturer

Pratool Bharti

Bio: Pratool Bharti is a PhD candidate in the Computer Science & Engineering department

University Of South Florida
PhD Candidate & Graduate Research Asst

Vic Jun and The Philharmonik

presented by Sol Life - FREE w/ Guest Pass

Description: Trunk rattling bass, driving synths, and dreamy pads, Vic Jun’s signature electronic music

Hip-Hop / Rap
Sacramento, CA

Sven Helbig

presented by SXSW presents: Modern Composers

Description: music. In this powerful production soft choir pads meet pulsing Synths and majestic a cappella

Dresden, GERMANY

Deep Cuts

presented by Force Field PR

Description: refined schmaltz tunes from winding guitar lines, synth pad beds, and vintage 707 and 727 drum machines

Indie Rock
Houston, TX


presented by Trap Nation

Description: performance that incorporates a keyboard and drum pad framed by cutting-edge lighting and visuals, creating

Denver, CO

Frankie C. Wilson Jr.

presented by Inside Gospel LIVE

Description: of Gospel Music and Ministry Awards 2017. He is a member of Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia Fraternity Inc … . (a professional musician’s fraternity) and Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity Inc. He has a bachelor’s degree

Dallas, TX


Description: SAMMUS (Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo) is an Ithaca, NY based rap artist, producer, and PhD student

presented by: Kitsuné (SXSW Badges & Music Wristbands only)
Mar 16, 2017
1:00am – 1:50am


Description: SAMMUS (Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo) is an Ithaca, NY based rap artist, producer, and PhD student

Mar 17, 2017
11:00pm – 11:40pm
Cheer Up Charlie's Inside
900 Red River St.


Description: SAMMUS (Enongo Lumumba-Kasongo) is an Ithaca, NY based rap artist, producer, and PhD student

presented by: Don Giovanni Records
Mar 16, 2017
11:20pm – 11:50pm
710 Red River St.

Dr Michael Hertl

Bio: Studied Theology and Communications, added a PhD in Philosophy later. Passionate Journalist and Social Media Prophet.

Catholic TV Office Germany
Editor in Chief & Proj Mgr


presented by SONY'S "Lost In Music" (SXSW Badges & Music Wristbands only)

Description: the song “hinges on an uplifting atmosphere with swelling string pads soaking up the background

Vancouver, ON, CANADA


presented by Remezcla

Description: commissioned composer, a PhD ethno-musicologist and Puerto Rican folk music expert, and a pioneering

Latin Indie
Dream Pop
Brooklyn, NY

Dexter Thomas

Bio: Dexter Thomas is a culture correspondent for Vice News Tonight on HBO, as well as a PhD Candidate

VICE Media
Culture Correspondent


presented by 3Thirteen

Description: the likes of 10 Years, Buckcherry, Flyleaf, Puddle Of Mudd, Lacuna Coil, and POD, as well as performing

Houston, TX

Cameron Craddock

Bio: Cameron Craddock, PhD, is an internationally renowned neuroimaging researcher who studies new … has a PhD in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech where he specialized in neuroimaging.

Nathan S Kline Institute For Psychiatric Research

Pavel Machalek

Bio: Corporation; a researcher at NASA and holds a PhD in Astrophysics from Johns Hopkins University.

Spaceknow Inc
CEO & CoFounder

Zeeshan-ul-hassan Usmani

Bio: Dr. Usmani is a Fulbright Scholar and Eisenhower Fellow. He holds a PhD and MS in Computer Science … from the Florida Institute of Technology. His PhD work focuses on simulation and modeling


Emilien Moyon

Bio: Emilien Moyon, PhD, is the Director of the Global Entertainment and Music Business Graduate Program … at Berklee College of Music inValencia, Spain. He holds a PhD in Strategy for which he received … the 2012 award for the best PhD dissertation in this field in France. His research focuses on business

Berklee College of Music
Program Dir

Bouke Huurnink

Bio: of the recommendation system and the music video database of XITE. He earned a PhD in Video Information Retrieval

XITE Networks International
Prod Mgr Data

Zack Tollman

Bio: degree from Lawrence University and PhD from Washington State University, both in Psychology.

Interim Engineering Mgr

Greg Yeric

Bio: BSEE, MSEE, PhD EE: University of Texas at Austin Various computer chip technology research

ARM Research
ARM Fellow

Michelann Quimby

Bio: I am an activist, college instructor, and online psychology researcher. I hold a PhD in Human

Pantsuit Republic
Internal Consultant

Michael Catalano

Bio: is a composer and music technologist. He is a PhD candidate at Princeton and teaches digital music production and coding at The New School and Juilliard.


Navelle Hice

presented by Warriors Call Productions

Description: 5 finalists for PHL Live Center Stage 2016. Later in 2016, Navelle was an invited guest at one

Hip-Hop / Rap
Hip-Hop / Rap
Chester, PA

Seth Holloway

Bio: Seth Holloway, PhD is a technologist with over a decade of software development experience


Ian Forester

Bio: a forward thinking creative vision with cutting edge tech. --Sook-Lei Liew, Phd is an Assistant


Hannah Yelin

Bio: the BBC, she undertook a PhD theorising the ghostwritten memoirs of contemporary, young female

Oxford Brookes University
Lecturer in Culture/Media & Communication

Marcy Darnovsky

Bio: Marcy Darnovsky, PhD, is Executive Director at the Center for Genetics and Society, a Berkeley

Center for Genetics & Society
Exec Dir

Beth Beck

Bio: two initiatives: Data Bootcamp and NASA Datanauts. Beth is a PhD candidate focusing on Innovation through Complex Collaboration.

NASA Open Innovation Program Mgr

Dawn Nafus

Bio: . She holds a PhD from University of Cambridge, and is interested in how people experience time

Sr Research Scientist

Pat Dunn

Bio: Patrick Dunn, PhD, MS, MBA is a leader in the area of cardiovascular prevention, education

American Heart Association
Center for Health Technology & Innovation