Browse the latest programming announcements for the 2016 SXSW® Conferences & Festivals.

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2016

PanelPicker and Registration Dates for SXSW 2017 Announced

Written by Jordan Roberts

Be a part of SXSW 2017 – submit to PanelPicker, the official SXSW user-generated session submission platform, starting Tuesday, June 28, 2016. This easy, two-step online process allows the SXSW community to have a voice in what programming is scheduled at SXSW each March.

Tuesday, Apr 5, 2016

Kate Brandt of Google to Keynote SXSW Eco 2016

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco is thrilled to announce that Kate Brandt, Lead for Sustainability at Google, Inc, will share insights on how one of the largest technology companies in the world is making their vision a reality, from improving their own operations to enabling customers to make better choices. Catch Brandt's keynote...

Wednesday, Mar 16, 2016

SXSW and Facebook Launch Premium Facebook Live Portal

Written by Linda Park

SXSW, in collaboration with Facebook, launched a premium portal for artists to use Facebook Live to share exclusive content with their fans through the SXSW website at

A host of SXSW showcasing artists will use Facebook Live to connect with their fans across the world. Through this innovative...