SXSW is excited to present "Silent Room" by Simon Heijdens, an anechoic chamber constructed with help from the University of Texas at Austin's Department of Acoustic Engineering that asks visitors to reflect on the sensory overload of SXSW in a monochromatic, completely soundless environment.
As a sponsor of SXcycles from Austin B-Cycle, one of the most successful bike-sharing programs in the country, Aflac is supporting the need for convenient, accessible transportation throughout this year’s event.
SXSW® is always one of the hottest conferences of the year - whether you are looking to catch Charli XCX play, or Slack’s CEO, Stewart Butterfield interviewed by The New York Times. The annual race to get a hotel room in Austin is nearly as celebrated a tradition as the...
We're thrilled to have Lyft as the Official Ridesharing Partner of SXSW. They want to make sure all of SXSW is getting around safely, but also having fun. From roving Weird Squads to partnerships with Budweiser, Lyft goes all out so you can too.
The networking at SXSW is one of the best reasons to attend, and we've made it even easier with a new and improved Networking Meet Ups Track, part of Convergence programming and aimed at connecting people with similar interests.
Each year, SXSW creates a platform for artists to gain international exposure and connect with leaders in the fields of music, film, and technology. Here are a few of the art installations on view at SXSW 2016.
Ayah Bdeir is the founder and CEO of littleBits, an award-winning platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks that is empowering everyone to create inventions, large and small. Her work centers on democratizing hardware to make education and innovation more accessible to people around the world. Watch Ayah Bdeir's SXSWedu 2016...