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Tuesday, Dec 1, 2015

Séan "Jacksepticeye" & Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico Confirmed as Hosts for 2016 Gaming Awards

Written by Estevan Aviles

We’re pleased to announce that the 2016 SXSW Gaming Awards will be hosted by rising YouTube megastar Séan "Jacksepticeye" William McLoughlin and internationally-recognized esports host Rachel "Seltzer" Quirico.

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015

Featured Speakers Announced: CTO Megan Smith, Steve Case & More

Written by Hugh Forrest

While our hearts remain heavy because of the tragic events that occurred in Paris on Friday, we have decided to move forward with today's announcement for the 2016 SXSW Interactive Festival. Below are 13 industry experts who we have added to the Featured Speaker lineup for March in Austin....

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015

Meet the 2016 Dewey Winburne Community Service Award Honorees

Dewey Winburne was a teacher and one of the original co-founders of the SXSW Interactive Festival. In his lifetime, he worked to train at-risk youth in emerging digital technology. Dewey believed that the new media revolution could help level the playing field between the haves and the have-nots in our...

Thursday, Nov 19, 2015

Register for SXSW 2016 By Friday, November 20 and Save

Written by Jordan Roberts

It’s the time of the season to start planning your SXSW 2016 adventure today. Register to attend before this Friday, November 20 at 11:59pm PT to save off the walk-up rate! Explore this week's recap of big programming announcements from 2016 SXSW Music, Film and Interactive....