Have you been scouring online for an in-depth Keynote Guest Speaker list of personalities appearing at SXSW 2016 this year? You’ve come to the right place! Here at Celebrity Speakers Bureau we have a reputation as an industry-leading speakers bureau helping companies and organizations hire keynote speakers for events, conferences, trade shows, fundraisers and more. Today we have compiled a list of motivational and business speakers who will be sharing their knowledge and advice with the masses at the annual SXSW Festival & Conference in Austin, Texas.
The SXSW Music Festival and Speakers Conference has hosted a number of top Celebrity Guest Speakers since the first event back in 1994. Elon Musk, Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, Adam Savage and Chelsea Clinton are just a few of the many luminaries that have shared the stage at SXSW. Celebrity Speakers Bureau has helped companies and organizations book many of the great Keynote Speakers that have appeared at SXSW in the past for their own unique events whether it be corporate conferences, leadership summits, fundraisers or other special events.
The opening Keynote Guest Speaker this year was young entrepreneur and businessman Casey Gerald. Casey co-founded MBAs Across America and is a trailblazer for the next generation challenging audiences to take risks and question the boundaries of current industries and society. NY Times bestselling author Jonah Berger was hired as the opening keynote speaker for the SXSW Interactive Sessions. Attendees got a glimpse of the future on Monday when Under Armour Founder and CEO Kevin Plank was in the building sharing his vision for how UA plans to change global health and technology.
As expected, social media remains a huge topic at SXSW this year. TV Star Speakers Kerry Washington will share her perspective on harnessing the power of social media while Social Media Speakers and entrepreneurs Pete Cashmore, Biz Stone and Gary Vaynerchuk highlight a long list of speakers ready to weigh in on the importance of understanding the power of social media. Even Wikipedia Jimmy Wales will share his thoughts on the evolving digital age in an interview conducted by Guy Kawasaki.
SXSW will also have a couple Celebrity Chef Speakers in the mix this year with a moderated Q&A and keynote speech from Jose Andres and Anthony Bourdain. Jose will share his thoughts on the rise of indie, hip food culture while Emmy-Award winning chef and TV host Bourdain talks building digital media with soul. There will be something for everyone at SXSW this year and the diverse list of Keynote Speakers should provide you with some great ideas for speakers to highlight your next event!
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