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Stay Connected Using SXSWedu Tools

By Chandler | February 28, 2013

There are so many different ways for you to stay connected to what’s happening within SXSWedu. Check out the SXSWedu tools that are reinventing the education conference experience.

Before the Conference & Festival, use eduSOCIAL to meet and network with fellow registrants to create new connections or maintain established ones. Use your eduSOCIAL account to add badge and speaker photos as well as bios to your profile. You can also use eduSOCIAL to access the online schedule and plan your optimal SXSWedu 2013 experience.

Optimize Your 2013 SXSWedu Experience with eduSOCIAL

By Chandler | February 21, 2013

Photo by Carlos Austin Sign in to your eduSOCIAL account to update badge or speaker photos, add contact information and manage hotel reservations.
You can add SXSWedu’s recently announced Sponsored Series or Policy Forum to your personal schedule through your eduSOCIAL account as well as Makerspace and other Concurrent Sessions.

eduSOCIAL allows users to customize their profiles with tags and search for other users with those same interests and connect with potential colleagues and clients. eduSOCIAL users can “star” their favorite people for easy access and message users before the Conference and Festival. eduSOCIAL also gives users the ability to link their Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites to allow other users to learn more about them. You can also use eduSOCIAL to print your Badge Pickup QuickCode to quickly retrieve your record for badge printing.

Download the SXSWedu Mobile App Now!

By Jessi | February 12, 2013

Photo by David Turnbull Download the SXSWedu Mobile App presented by McGraw-Hill Education now! The SXSWedu Mobile App is the official mobile app for getting the most out of attending the 2013 SXSWedu Conference & Festival.

The app allows you to view/build/share your schedule, network with other attendees, browse all the social and networking events, stay connected to the social world and more!

New features for 2013 include Discover and Schedule Sharing! Build your schedule online or directly on your mobile device. With the app, you also can sync your online schedule with your mobile device, so your info will always be up-to-date!

Download the SXSWed App now for iPhone, iPad, or Android.

Build Your Personal 2013 SXSWedu Schedule

By Chandler | February 1, 2013

Photo by Jessica
MacCall

Take advantage of the opportunity to build and share your personal 2013 SXSWedu Conference & Festival schedule!

Use your PanelPicker or SXSWedu Shopping Cart information to log in to the SXSWedu online schedule or, create a new SXSW account. You can build your schedule by starring events you wish to attend.

Check out newly announced keynote speakers, Asenath Andrews, Bill Gates, Andrew Ng, Anant Agarwal, and Laura Pappano in the online schedule, view their delivery times, locations and add them to your 2013 SXSWedu Schedule. Browse session descriptions for Workshops, Distinguished Speakers and Concurrent Sessions to build your ideal Conference & Festival experience.

Connect to Other SXSWedu Registrants Using eduSOCIAL

By Jessi | January 30, 2013

Photo by Chris Van LoaneduSOCIAL is the SXSWedu tool to meet and network with other SXSWedu registrants before, during and after the event. It is now even easier to find your colleagues, clients, partners or new connections among SXSWedu registrants. Search by name, country, industry and more. Find someone you are interested in meeting? Send them a message or "star" them to mark them as a favorite for later.

Build your personal profile with a bio, tag yourself with interests, and add links. Use eduSOCIAL to upload your badge photo or your speaker photo in the online schedule.

eduSOCIAL Now Available for SXSWedu Registrants

By Chandler | January 24, 2013

Photo by Chris Van Loan

SXSWedu is pleased to announce the launch of eduSOCIAL, the official communications hub for SXSWedu Registrants. SXSWedu Registrants can use eduSOCIAL to find friends and colleagues attending the 2013 Conference & Festival as well as connect with other attendees.

In addition, eduSOCIAL is a one stop shop for registrants to book SXSWedu hotels, manage reservations, and check out SXSWedu exclusive rates near the Conference & Festival site. Attendees will also be able to communicate directly with the SXSWedu Housing De

The 2013 Online Schedule Now Available!

By Jessi | January 16, 2013

Photo by Jessica MacCallThe 2013 SXSWedu Conference & Festival online schedule is now available!

Use the SXSWedu online schedule to navigate through all of the events taking place March 4-7, 2013 in Austin, Texas. Browse programming times and locations, view session descriptions and speaker bios to map out your SXSWedu plans. Use the share functions to share your favorite programming and events with you social network.

Log in to build and save your schedule by staring events you wish to attend. If you've logged in to PanelPicker or the SXSWedu Shopping Cart this year, your account information will work with the SXSWedu online schedule. If not, you can create a new SXSW account in a few easy steps.