Resources by Debbie FinleyA number of helpful resources are available year-round to help the community gain further insight, relive the excitement and allow registrants to prepare for SXSWedu 2015.

Community Update

The SXSWedu Community Update is a digital flip-book that provides the community a closer look into recent news for SXSWedu 2015.


Watch archived videos showcasing SXSWedu’s keynote and featured sessions from previous years. Take advantage of the opportunity to hear from inspiring and insightful thought leaders.


Listen to the SXSWedu session podcasts to discover sessions you were unable to attend and to revisit favorite speakers and sessions.

Program Guide

The SXSWedu Program Guide provides an in-depth look at the event and is an important resource for navigating SXSWedu. Every attendee will be provided a Program Guide once they arrive in Austin and a digital copy will be available before the event to help facilitate your planning.


SXSWedu's networking tool, eduSOCIAL, is designed specifically for SXSWedu registrants to connect with other registrants before, during and after the event. Attendees will be able to activate their eduSOCIAL account once registered for SXSWedu 2015. eduSOCIAL allows access to search for and message other SXSWedu attendees making it possible to connect with existing colleagues and meet new friends. Attendees can also manage hotel reservations and print the Badge Pickup Quickcode with convenience through eduSOCIAL.

Collaborative Notes

Miss an intriguing session? Review the community's notes with help from Google! Each session at SXSWedu 2015 has a unique Drive folder with a document for collaborative, group notes. Additionally, all presenters have been encouraged to upload their presentation materials for attendees to review before and after the session.

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