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Still sparking? Channel your energy into these inspiring sessions, specially selected by our speakers

Josh Rubin
Josh Rubin

Co-Founder & Editor in Chief, Cool Hunting

9:30AM–10:30AM, JW Marriott
“Healthcare in many nations is insufficient and in others is over-complicated – in both cases there’s a lack of design thinking applied to care giving. This is all beginning to change as many new companies come on to the scene recognizing the role of design in wellness.”
Luba Elliott
Luba Elliott

AI curator, researcher, and investor specializing in AI in the creative industries

9:30AM–10:30AM, Fairmont Hotel
“Given the business world’s focus on automation and optimization, it is important not to forget about being human – and I think techniques from documentary filmmaking can help us to do just that.”
Frank Warren
Frank Warren

Founder, PostSecret

11AM–12PM, Location tbd
Ruth Morgan
Ruth Morgan

Professor of Crime and Forensic Science, University College London

11AM–12PM, JW Marriott Hotel
“Thinking about how we learn and how we understand the world is the starting point for engaging with the world better, and when that world is changing so fundamentally and at such pace, we’re facing an exciting but huge challenge. Rethinking what we can see, understanding and engaging with the world has the potential to change it.”
Sasha Samochina
Sasha Samochina

Immersive Visualization Producer, NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory

11AM–12PM, Austin Convention Center
“Jessica works with virtual reality, sound, space, and humor, and writes brilliantly about the state of immersive storytelling in our world. Do not miss this wonderful keynote.”
Adam Cheyer
Adam Cheyer

Co-Founder & VP Engineering, Viv Labs

12:30PM–1:30PM, Hilton Austin Downtown
“I want to get the VC view of how they see the funding landscape shifting for AI.”
Jon Gray
Jon Gray

Co-Founder, Ghetto Gastro

12:30PM–1:30 PM, JW Marriott Hotel
“I am interested to see how the future of health and wellness will be more inclusive and representative of the world we live in.”
Paul Austin
Paul Austin

Founder, The Third Wave

12:30PM–1:30PM, JW Marriott Hotel
Josh Rubin
Josh Rubin

Co-Founder & Editor in Chief, Cool Hunting

3:30PM–4:30PM, Fairmont Hotel
“Bjarke Ingels is full of big ideas and he’s been able to bring them to life in gravity-defying manner.”

Choice Cuts: Top sessions selected by our me Convention speaker community

The me Convention stages have been graced by top speakers from a vast range of industries and professions, delivering the diverse and compelling sessions that make us unique. We've gathered insight from our community of speakers from the past two years; here they draw on firsthand experience to share their top tips for unmissable sessions during SXSW 2019.

Disclaimer: The views of me Convention speakers do not necessarily reflect the opinions of either Mercedes-Benz and/or SXSW.