August 5–23
SXSW EDU PanelPicker

At a Glance

Vote for the JFF panels you want to see at the 2020 SXSW EDU conference March 9-12. PanelPicker is the official SXSW user-generated session proposal platform. It's designed to encourage the community to pitch their proposals to help shape the 2020 SXSW conference.

August 5–23, 2019

Vote for SXSW Edu PanelPicker Sessions online, August 5-23, 2019!


JFF is excited to be part of several potential SXSW EDU sessions with thought-leading partners including 6sense, Google, the Center for American Progress, Pandora Media, Penn Foster, and more.

This easy, three-step online process allows the community to have a voice in what creative and thought-provoking programming is scheduled at the SXSW Conference and SXSW EDU.

Vote for the panels you want to see at the 2020 SXSW EDU conference March 9-12.

Here's how:

  1. Create a PanelPicker account (it's quick, and you only need to do it once)
  2. Visit one of the links below
  3. Click vote up on the sessions you'd like to see at SXSW EDU!

All Are Welcome: New Ways to Hire in Tech

Learn how non-traditional hiring approaches can increase diversity in tech and supercharge economic advancement for underserved populations.

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Back On Track to College

Learn about a successful model to ensure opportunity youth, especially young men of color, enter and succeed in postsecondary education.

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Can the No-Coding Movement Fix Tech's Diversity Issue?

Learn how the No-Coding Movement will yield positive results not just for your tech company's culture and bottom line, but for the tech industry at large.

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Preparing K-8 Students for the Future of Work

Get an understanding of the role that K-8 education can play in ensuring that no student is shut out from a well-paying job in the future economy.

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Strengthening Communities Through Career Pathways

Explore how employers and institutions are identifying and training talent in underserved communities.

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Unstuck in the Middle: Building a Skills Spectrum

Get an understanding of the emerging landscape of education, training, and credential providers serving middle-skill workers and adult learners.

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What Today's Kids Need for Tomorrow's World

Consider the role that machines (e.g., automation, AI), momentum, and market forces play in how today's kids will learn, work, and live.

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