Earlier this week we made a mistake. By cancelling two sessions we sent an unintended message that SXSW not only tolerates online harassment but condones it, and for that we are truly sorry.
The deadline to apply for SXSWedu's startup competition, LAUNCHedu, is this Friday, November 6. LAUNCHedu showcases innovations in education with a fast-paced, live startup competition. The fifth annual LAUNCHedu program will take place at SXSWedu, March 7-10, 2016 in Austin, Texas.
Our Tuesday, November 3 Late Deadline for film submissions is here!
We want the SXSW community to know that we hear and understand your frustrations and concerns about the recent cancellation of two SXSW Gaming panels.
On Monday, October 26, SXSW Interactive made the call to cancel two sessions for the 2016 event: "SavePoint: A Discussion on the Gaming Community" and "Level Up: Overcoming Harassment in Games." We had hoped that hosting these two discussions in March 2016 in Austin would lead to a valuable exchange...
We’ve almost reached our November 3 Final Deadline for film submissions, y’all.
This week has been packed full of big programming announcements for SXSW Music, Film and Interactive and the launch of our online Schedule! Register to attend by this Friday, October 23 at 11:59pm CT and save off the walk-up rate!
Come meet and mingle with SXSW staff and your fellow gaming professionals from around Austin at our SXSW Gaming Community Meet Up on Monday, October 26 at Capital Factory.