Transforming Education by Elevating Youth in R&D

Mar 6, 2024

3:30pm – 5:00pm CT

For the last several years, youth leaders from's Youth Advisory Panel have worked with partners of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to share their input and perspectives on critical topics in education. In this session, participants will have an opportunity to experience the advisory model first-hand by working directly with BUILD youth leaders to brainstorm and strategize solutions to challenges or questions. By co-designing with youth, participants will learn how to overcome barriers and maximize opportunities for meaningful youth engagement.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

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Kysie Miao Jensen

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

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Cindy Pineda

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