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Monday, Aug 3, 2015

Thirteen Inspiring Featured Speakers Confirmed for SXSW Interactive 2016

Written by Jessica Cox

Are you looking for the next big thing in tech? New ways to express your creativity? The latest media trends? How to increase diversity at your company? SXSW Interactive brings you the answers to these questions (and so many more) by gathering thought leaders from around the globe to...

Monday, Jul 27, 2015

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Announced as 2016 SXsports Featured Speaker

Written by Andrew McNeill

SXsports returns for Year 3 at the Four Seasons Hotel in Austin from Friday, March 11 through Sunday, March 13, 2016. The competition for the places in the starting lineup is well underway with killer session ideas entered into the SXSW PanelPicker, but we’re ecstatic to kick off...

Wednesday, Jul 22, 2015

SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell premieres this Friday on Showtime

Written by Samantha Pitchel

It’s a big week for SXSW Comedy: the festival’s first special, SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell, premieres this Friday on Showtime!

SXSW Comedy with W. Kamau Bell is the first of a two-episode series, airing exclusively on Showtime this summer. Shot live at SXSW 2015, the special captures...

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