Join IEEE and some of the world’s leading tech innovators as we explore the impacts of body computing, biometrics, brain hacking, bionics, mixed reality, IoT and innovation on our modern concepts and perceptions of self, privacy and personal identity. Swipe through our schedule below, and click here for speaking and/or media inquiries.

13 - 17 March, Ongoing
INSTALLATION
AUGMENTED REALITY MURAL BY RE+PUBLIC
6th and Jacinto
Download the FREE Re+Public app and watch this IEEE-sponsored augmented reality mural come alive on your Android or MAC OS device.
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#ieeefutureID #ar #augmentedReality #streetArt #techArt #urbanArt
14 March, Saturday @ 9:30AM
MEET UP
IEEE YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MIMOSA MEETUP
JW Marriott - Room 501
YOUNG PROFESSIONALS MIMOSA MEET UP
Come join us for free mimosas at the Young Professionals Mimosa Meet Up! There will be great networking, hors-d'oeuvres and much more!
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#ieeeYP #YoungProf
14 March, Saturday @ 3:30PM
PANEL
DIY BRAIN HACKING: ELECTROCEUTICALS & YOU
JW Marriott - Salon 2
A mind-bending discussion with Eliza Strickland, IEEE Spectrum; Brent Williams, Director, KSU iTeach Center; Joel Murphy, Co-founder, Open BCI; & Tim Marzullo, Co-Founder, Backyard Brains.
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#ieeebrain #bodyhacking #bodycomputing #biotech #neuroscience
15 March, Sunday @ 9:30AM
PANEL
BIOMETRICS & IDENTITY: BEYOND WEARABLE
JW Marriott - Rooms 203-204
Dr. Leslie Saxon, USC Center for Body Computing; Futurist Heather Schlegel; & H(app)athon Project Founder, John C. Havens discuss groundbreaking biometrics and privacy.
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#ieeebody #privacy #security #wearables #biometrics
15 March, Sunday @ 11:00AM
SXSW FEATURED SPEAKER
EXTREME BIONICS: THE END OF DISABILITY
Austin Convention Center - Room EH 5
Learn how Dr. Hugh Herr, Co-Director of the Center for Extreme Bionics at MIT Media Lab, is helping end disability & building tomorrow’s super humans through bionics.
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#ieeeHerr #robotics #bionics #healthcare #accessibility
15 March, Sunday @ 8:00PM
OFFICIAL SXSW PARTY
IEEE FUTURE OF IDENTITY OFFICIAL SXSW PARTY
Driskill Hotel - Mezzanine
Party like an engineer with IEEE, MIT Media Lab, world-renowned technologists & body computing brainiacs! Join us on the Driskill Hotel Mezzanine and check out AR displays, experiment with hacking your brain and drive a bomb squad robot!   Featuring an open bar, great music and fun entertainment.  Open to all badged SXSW attendees and private, invited guests.
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16 March, Monday @ 1:00PM
SOCIAL GOOD SUMMIT
IEEE WOMEN IN
TECH SUMMIT
Social Good Hub - Trinity Hall 311 E 5th
A two-hour, dynamic, collaborative session focused on creating sustainable support for women in tech -- from classroom to corner office -- featuring incredible leaders in technology.
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#ieeewomen #womenintech
16 March, Monday @ 5:00PM
DUO
A FRAMEWORK FOR PRIVACY BY DESIGN
JW Marriott - Salon 7
Buzzfeed’s Mat Honan interviews Wired Trust privacy pioneer, Parry Aftab, about Privacy-by-Design, an essential design/development discipline for the connected future.
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#ieeepriv #privacy #security #identity #IoT #privacyByDesign
17 March, Tuesday @ 9:30AM
PANEL
IDENTITIES OF THINGS GROUP: PAVING THE WAY FOR IoT
JW Marriott - Rooms 211-212
CISCO CTO, Monique Morrow joins Eve Maler, ForgeRock; Ingo Friese, Deutsch Telekom AG; & Joni Brennan, Kantara Initiative, to discuss critical frameworks needed for IoT.
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#ieeeIoT #privacy #security #identity
17 March, Tuesday @ 11:00AM
SOLO
LESSONS FROM AFRICA: RELATIONSHIPS OVER PRIVACY
Austin Convention Center - Room 6AB
Jessica Colaço, Director of iHub, provides context on explosive African mobile innovation and explains why innovators in Africa emphasize relationships over privacy.
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#ieeeAfrica #innovation #africa #ICT #mobile
17 March, Tuesday @ 11:00AM
PANEL
MIXED REALITY HABITATS: THE NEW WIRED FRONTIER
JW Marriott - Rooms 211-212
Explore the future of mediated reality with Amber Case, Esri R&D Center, Portland; B.C. “Heavy” Biermann, The Heavy Projects; Todd Richmond, USC Institute for Creative Tech.; & Jay Iorio, IEEE-SA.
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#ieeeAR #bodyHacking #bodyComputing #biotech #neuroscience

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