DIR's SXSW 2017 Watch List

Feb 15 2017

SXSW Interactive has begun, which means that people from all over the world are in Austin to learn more about rising technology trends and issues.

​At DIR, we’ve compiled a list of the panels and meet-ups that cover data, accessibility, and all things digital government. Follow us @TexasDIR on Twitter for live updates from SXSW Interactive. We hope to see you there!

​Date/Time/Location
​Category
​Title/Link
​​Friday, March 10
​12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
​Cybersecurity
​Bugs in the System: Mapping in the Vulns Market​
​Friday, March 10
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
Data
Local Government

Public Service
​National Strategy for Transportation Data
​Friday, March 10
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
Local Government
Policy & Legislation​
Public Service
America's Mayors: Holding the Line​
Saturday, March 11
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
Data
Public Service​
Opening Up Government's Vault of Data​
Saturday, March 11
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon F
​Internet of Things
Policy & Legislation
AI and Deep Learning Tech: Are We Ready?
Saturday, March 11
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
​Local Government
Policy & Legislation
Public Service
Elevator to Hyperloop: Policy Advancements​
Sunday, March 12
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
Local Government
Public Service

​Can You Hear Me Now? The Rural Broadband Debate
Sunday, March 12
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
Public Service​How Digital Identity is Enabling Access to the VA​
Monday, March 13
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
​Cybersecurity
​Legislating Against Cyber Threats
Monday, March 13
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon H
​Data
Local Government
Policy & Legislation
The American Housing Crisis: Can Data Help?​
Monday, March 13
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
​Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon G
​Data
Local Government
Policy & Legislation
Fighting Crime with Data in the US and Abroad


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