Mick Fleetwood Among SXSW Featured Speakers

Fleetwood Mac’s Mick Fleetwood is among the featured speakers at this year’s South by Southwest Conference and Festival, which runs March 10-19. He joins Kesha as well as Apollo 11 astronaut Buzz Aldrin, Senator Cory Booker, Veep actress Julia-Louis Dreyfus, GLAAD President Sarah Kate Ellis, actor Bob Odenkirk (Better Call Saul), Tinder founder Sean Rad, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, actor and producer Seth Rogen and Shark Tank’s Chris Sacca. Jessica Shortall, managing director of Texas Competes, a coalition of more than 1,200 Texas companies making the data-driven case for Texas to be welcoming to LGBTQ people, was named one of the this year’s SXSW keynote speakers. She joins previously-announced SXSW keynote speakers Lee Daniels, Jennifer Doudna, Gareth Edwards, Adam Grant, Apple’s Beats 1 radio DJ Zane Lowe, Cory Richards, Chic co-founder Nile Rodgers and Jill Soloway. Copyright(c) 2017 RTTNews.com. All Rights ReservedLess «

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