This page features panels at SXSW Interactive 2013 that will be presented within the BiT House at the Hilton-Garden Inn.

Additionally - this page includes panels that will take place outside of the BiT House that self-selected BiT as a tag, or have panelists or subject matter that we think is of particular interest to blacks in tech. If you would like to have a panel included on this page, please email the SXSW schedule page url to us at info@wearebit.com.


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Dr. Joan Frye

The WHITE HOUSE Office of Science, Technology, and Policy
Senior Policy Analyst

@Joan M. Frye, PhD, is currently on detail from the National Science Foundation to The WHITE HOUSE in the Executive Office of the President’s Office of Science and Technology Policy, where she is a Senior Policy Analyst. Her portfolio includes graduate education modernization, broadening participation in STEM, citizen science and federal grant reform. Given her background in the chemical sciences, she is expected to provide advice and recommend policies that are relevant to this discipline. She is also Staff Associate for the Office of the Director (OD) / Office of Integrative Activities (OIA) National Science Foundation where she is responsible for the Major Research Instrumentation (MRI) Program.

My Panelist Sessions

Sunday, March 10

3:30pm CDT