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Tuesday Mar 3rd, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Charlene Li

Written by Sonja Silkey

Featured Sessions at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Speaker Feature focuses on Charlene Li. At SXSW, catch her session Creating A Digital Engagement Strategy for Leaders on Saturday, March 14th at 11:00am at the JW...

Tuesday Mar 3rd, 2015

2015 Convergence Program Guide Available

Written by Rebecca Feferman

SXSW is less than two weeks away, and we’re chock-a-block full of awesome Convergence Programming for you to experience. Only at SX will you find this many creative industries in one place, and our Convergence content is designed to highlight those unique intersections of Interactive, Film & Music, featuring...

Tuesday Mar 3rd, 2015

Sophia Amoruso: Newest Addition to Interactive Featured Session Lineup

Written by Aurora Blase

SXSW Interactive is excited to have Nasty Gal's Sophia Amoruso join Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter for the Featured Session: LA and The Innovation Economy Los Angeles.

Los Angeles has long been famous for its entertainment talent and less known as a...

Tuesday Mar 3rd, 2015

KROQ's Kevin to Interview Jimmy Kimmel for Convergence Featured Session

Written by Aurora Blase

On Saturday, March 14 Kevin from KROQ's Kevin and Bean show will turn the tables on one of America's favorite late night hosts Jimmy Kimmel.

In this rare interview, A Conversation with Jimmy Kimmel, will take the SXSW stage to share how he got his start, highlights from some...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Evolution of the Web

Written by Megan Simpson

SXSW Interactive Speaker CJ Gammon promises to look at the coolest and most powerful capabilities of the web, as well as give an overview of where the people building it are trying to take it, in his 2015 presentation, The Evolution of the Web. “Right now there's a...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

Start Planning Your 2015 SXSW Interactive with the Digital Program Guide

Written by Sonja Silkey

The SXSW Interactive digital Program Guide is now live and available to download! The SXSW Interactive Program Guide helps attendees grasp a better understanding of everything the festival has to offer and is replete with helpful information about the event – so make sure to take full advantage and...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Academic Research Can Go (Almost) Viral Too

Written by Megan Simpson

Deborah Petersen and Karen Lee challenge themselves to bring academic content to a wider audience – from story conception, to publication, to social media promotion every day. As a member of the editorial team at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, Petersen works with faculty to translate their...