SXSWedu Distinguished Speakers: David Robinson, Michael Williams, Neeru Khosla and Constance Yowell

Written by Jessica MacCall | February 5, 2013
<span class="caption right"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/medium/public/news/image/D%20Robinson%20Pic%20%281%29.jpg" width="157" height="220" alt="" class="image-medium" />*David Robinson. <br />Photo by Mark Humphries* </span>The final four SXSWedu [Distinguished Speakers](http://www.sxswedu.com/conference/distinguished-speakers) for March 4-7, 2013 in Austin, Texas have been announced! They are Founder and Chairman of The Carver Academy [David Robinson](http://www.sxswedu.com/conference/distinguished-speakers), Texas Commissioner of Education [Michael Williams](http://www.sxswedu.com/conference/distinguished-speakers), Co-Founder and Executive Director of CK-12 Foundation [Neeru Khosla](http://www.sxswedu.com/conference/distinguished-speakers) and Director of Education for U.S. Programs with the MacArthur Foundation [Constance Yowell](http://www.sxswedu.com/conference/distinguished-speakers). In addition to the prominent names wrapping up the 2013 Distinguished Speakers, SXSWedu has also revealed a number of exciting new [social](http://www.sxswedu.com/schedule/socials) and [networking](http://www.sxswedu.com/festival/networking) events. The new programming includes the [Google Lounge & Co-Working Space](http://www.sxswedu.com/festival/networking), the [SXSWedu Blogger Lounge](http://www.sxswedu.com/festival/networking) hosted by Compass Learning, [Breakfast in the Park](http://www.sxswedu.com/schedule/socials), a number of [Meet Ups](http://www.sxswedu.com/schedule/socials) and more! <img src="/sites/default/files/styles/thumbnail/public/news/image/eduFILM_icon_orange.jpg" width="100" height="100" alt="" class="floatleft" />An exciting new element for SXSWedu 2013 is education related film screenings, which will be featured during the event at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema - The Ritz. Visit the [SXSWedu Film Screening](http://www.sxswedu.com/festival/film-screenings) page to learn more about the accepted films and watch the trailers now! Learn more about all the 2013 SXSWedu Conference & Festival events on [sxswedu.com](http://www.sxswedu.com/) now! Register to [attend](http://www.sxswedu.com/attend) before **Friday, February 8 to save almost 15% off** the walkup registration rate and choose from the best selections of available [hotels](http://www.sxswedu.com/attend/hotels) for March 4-7 in Austin, Texas.