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Global Indigenous Technology House Debuts at SXSW, Pioneering Indigenous Innovation and Inclusion

March 8, 2024

NationTalk: Austin, Texas – The inaugural Global Indigenous Technology House is set to make a groundbreaking opening at SXSW 2025, showcasing the intersection of technology, innovation, and Indigenous cultures from around the world to uplift Indigenous creative space.

Hosted by the Global Centre of Indigenomics, in partnership with Move37XR, this unique initiative aims to create a space for Indigenous creatives to connect and collaborate and will foster a platform that celebrates diversity and inclusivity within the tech industry. The Global Indigenous Technology House seeks to amplify Indigenous voices, bringing attention to their contributions to the ever-evolving landscape of immersive technologies, storytelling, Indigenous worldview. The Global Indigenous Technology House serves to advance the creative Indigenous tech ecosystem and will feature an Immersive dome as a mobile innovation lounge.

From cutting-edge startups to established creative learning labs, the Global Indigenous Technology House will feature a diverse array of projects spanning artificial intelligence, sustainable tech, digital art, and immersive storytelling. Participants can expect thought-provoking panels, interactive exhibits, an Innovation Lounge and networking opportunities that highlight the richness of Indigenous knowledge systems and contributions in the tech realm.

“We are excited to unveil the Global Indigenous Technology House at SXSW, creating a space that will foster an innovative tech space with Indigenous communities worldwide,” said Carol Anne Hilton, CEO. “This initiative underscores the importance of diversity and inclusion in technology, emphasizing the unique perspectives and contributions and worldview of Indigenous peoples globally.”

‘MOVE37XR is honoured to partner with the Global Centre of Indigenomics in developing the Global Indigenous Technology House. By activating this research, development and distribution hub to advance a growing ecosystem of immersive and spatial technology experiences inspired by creative studios, producers and partners, the Global Indigenous Technology House is set to make a vital contribution towards re-centering Life in the evolutionary story of Humanity.’ Pravin Pillay, Founder Move37XR

‘The Global Indigenous Technology House is an exciting new initiative that will advance Indigenous participation in the tech sector while centering immersive experience that engages a wide spectrum of audiences from creative labs to investors to producers and partners.’ Jonathan Fleury quote- Chair, Global Centre of Indigenomics.

The launch event will take place during SXSW, with a series of engaging sessions and exhibits planned throughout the festival. Attendees are encouraged to explore, learn, and connect with the remarkable projects on display, fostering a dialogue that promotes a more inclusive and equitable future in the tech industry.

For media inquiries, please contact:
Jen Newsted, Projects Lead at Indigenomics

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About Global Indigenous Technology House:

The Global Indigenous Technology House is a pioneering initiative that brings together Indigenous creatives and technology enthusiasts together in an immersive, mobile dome. This platform aims to showcase, celebrate, and amplify the contributions of Indigenous peoples in the ever-evolving world of technology, fostering a space for collaboration, innovation and experience.