New School Alumni @ SXSW 2020

Benjamin Chase, MFA Design & Technology ’08, Managing Director at, leading the session “Design for Health: Moving to Application” at SXSW 2019 Photo by Zach Van Hoozer

UPDATE: On March 6, 2020, The City of Austin canceled SXSW, and accordingly, The New School at SXSW related events are also canceled. We were looking forward to seeing you and we are grateful for your interest in joining us. Stay tuned for more information.

Friday, March 13

Edward Arentz, BA Liberal Studies ’81
Co-Managing Director, Greenwich Entertainment
After Amazon and Netflix: Navigating Distribution
March 13, 2020 | 2:00PM — 3:00PM
Austin Convention Center
Room 15
500 E Cesar Chavez

Saturday, March 14

Pamela Aguilar, BA Liberal Arts ’05
Senior Director, Programming and Development, PBS
Pamela Aguilar (PBS): Programming Mentor
March 14, 2020 | 11:00AM — 12:15PM
Stephen F. Austin
Ballroom A
701 Congress Avenue

Sunday, March 15

Chris Hughes, MA Economics student
Co-Chair, Economic Security Project
Featured Session: Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes with Josh Constine
March 15, 2020 | 3:30PM — 4:30PM
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom D
500 E Cesar Chavez

Monday, March 16

Christine Park, MFA Design and Technology ’02
Design Principal, Macy’s
Designing Across Senses: Multimodal Product Design
March 16, 2020 | 12:30PM — 1:30PM
JW Marriott
Salon D
110 E 2nd Street

Tuesday, March 17

Oliver Lewin, BA Contemporary Music ’14
Director, Coda
Producer and Composer, GoodbyeWorld Games
Virtual Cinema Competition — Coda
March 17–18 2020 | 11:00AM — 6:00PM
JW Marriott
Griffin Hall
110 E 2nd Street

Wednesday, March 18

Emily Chu, MS Data Visualization ’19
Experience Designer/Developer and Part-time faculty, Parsons
Visualizing Shared Musical Experience
March 18, 2020 | 11:00AM — 12:00PM
Austin Convention Center
Trade Show — Next Stage — Exhibit Hall 4
500 E Cesar Chavez

Thursday, March 19

Tangina Stone, BA The Arts ’16
(IMG Records/Artist): Demo Listening Mentor
March 19, 2020 | 3:30PM — 4:45PM
Austin Convention Center
Room 17B
500 E Cesar Chavez

Friday, March 20

Tangina Stone, BA The Arts ’16
Producers, Engineers & Songwriters Meet Up
March 20, 2020 | 11:00AM — 12:00PM
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
500 E Cesar Chavez

Saturday, March 21

Luke Stewart, MA Arts Management & Entrepreneurship ’19
Bassist, Blacks’ Myths
Blacks’ Myths at the Hideout
March 21, 2020 | 11:00PM — 11:40PM
The Hideout
617 Congress Avenue

Celebrating the New School alumni community, a vibrant network of creative, progressive thinkers working in the arts, politics, design, education, and more.