Monday Sep 28th, 2015

Upcoming Important Dates: Announcement Date & Award Deadlines

Written by Megan Simpson

In case you missed it, last week we announced Andy Puddicombe of Headspace as the Closing Keynote for 2016 SXSW Interactive. A former Buddhist monk turned entrepreneur, Puddicombe will talk about his digital health platform and his mission to provide meditation without the stereotypical hippie approach....

Monday Sep 21st, 2015

Display Opportunities in the SXSWedu Playground

Written by Jessica MacCall

With a spirit of innovation and the onset of new tools and technologies such as 3D printing, wearables, robotics, programming and 'smart' materials, today's educators are redefining how classroom learning looks and operates. Adopting new pedagogical models and DIY mindsets, these educators encourage students to learn through discovery and problem...

Monday Sep 14th, 2015

Upcoming Important Dates: Interactive Innovation Awards Early-entry

Written by Megan Simpson

Launching an innovative product or project? If so, prepare your entry now for the 19th Annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards, which showcase the most exciting tech developments in the connected world. Right now we are accepting early-entries at a lower application fee ($25) which will increase when the regular...