Monday Oct 12th, 2015

Bruce Sterling at SXSW 2016 & More Speakers Announced October 19

Written by Hugh Forrest

The bittersweet insights of blogger / novelist / futurist Bruce Sterling always provide the perfect ending for the SXSW Interactive Festival. Given how much context he has offered at past events, we are excited that Sterling has confirmed to provide Closing Remarks for the 2016 event....

Thursday Oct 8th, 2015

SXSW Welcomes Anheuser-Busch as a 2016 Super Sponsor

On board for the first time in 2016, SXSW welcomes Anheuser-Busch as a Super Sponsor for the 2016 Music, Film and Interactive conferences and festivals. Anheuser-Busch will fill the Official Malt Beverage category, and brings with it a wealth of knowledge and experience in the events arena across the globe.

Monday Sep 21st, 2015

Andy Puddicombe of Headspace Confirmed as 2016 Interactive Closing Keynote

Written by Aurora Blase

or 2016, SXSW Interactive is excited to have Headspace co-founder Andy Puddicombe deliver the Closing Keynote. A former Buddhist monk turned entrepreneur, Puddicombe will tell us how the award-winning digital health platform is transforming lives worldwide.

Friday Sep 18th, 2015

Inside SXSW 2016: Huge Content Announcement Monday, October 19

Written by Hugh Forrest

Now that the public voting period as well as the Programming Committee review phase has concluded, SXSW Interactive staff is very busy analyzing all the numbers and metrics on these proposals. This analysis will conclude shortly, as the biggest content announcement for the 2016 season occurs Monday, October...

Wednesday Sep 9th, 2015

Krista Donaldson to Close Out SXSW Eco

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco 2015 celebrates the power of design and technology to drive global change. We are pleased to announce our closing speaker, Krista Donaldson, CEO of D-Rev, an impact design firm that exemplifies this philosophy by improving the health and income of the world's most vulnerable populations. D-Rev...

Tuesday Sep 8th, 2015

Opening Keynote & 12 More Featured Speakers Join the Interactive Lineup

Written by Jessica Cox

Announcing SXSW Interactive Opening Keynote Casey Gerald (MBAs Across America) along with Featured Speakers Anthony Bourdain (CNN/Roads and Kingdoms), Meredith Perry (uBeam), Stewart Butterfield (Slack), Kimberly Bryant (Black Girls CODE), Jim Bankoff (Vox Media), Maria Teresa Kumar (Voto Latino), John Underkoffler (Oblong Industries), Jane Park (Julep Beauty), Danae Ringelmann (Indiegogo),...