South By Southwest Interactive News

Friday Nov 7th, 2014

SXSWedu Deadline Extension: LAUNCHedu and Playground Applications

Written by Jessica MacCall

Great news for all of the procrastinators out there ... SXSWedu has extended the deadlines for both LAUNCHedu and Playground applications through the weekend! This means, you now have until Sunday, November 9 before 11:59 pm CST to enter your startup for the LAUNCHedu competition or ...

Friday Nov 7th, 2014

Accelerator® Deadline Extended to 11:59PM CST on November 9!

Written by Aurora Blase

It's true! We've extended the deadline to apply to SXSW Accelerator® through the weekend. So, if you think you're a visionary entrepreneur and have what it takes, make sure to apply by 11:59 PM CST this Sunday, November 9!

The seventh annual SXSW Accelerator® will showcase the latest startup...

Thursday Nov 6th, 2014

Interactive Innovation Awards Deadline Extended to 11:59PM CST November 9!

Written by Aurora Blase

Good news! If you're scrabbling last minute to finish your entry materials for the 2015 Interactive Innovation Awards, you're in luck! We've extended the deadline through the weekend.

That's right, the deadline to enter your latest digital work to the Interactive Innovation Awards is now 11:59PM CST this Sunday,...

Wednesday Nov 5th, 2014

Reminder! SXSW Interactive Brooklyn Community Meet Up on Monday, November 10th!

Written by Danielle Zamora

Be ready, Brooklyn! SXSW Interactive will be heading to the northeast to host a pre-event Community Meet Up next week!

Join us on Monday, November 10th at Makeshift Society at 55 Hope Street in Brooklyn from 6pm-8pm EST for complimentary refreshments, chat with our SXSW Interactive staff...

Monday Nov 3rd, 2014

Meet the 2015 Dewey Winburne Community Service Honorees

Congratulations to the 2015 Dewey Winburne Community Service Award Honorees. A teacher and one of the original co-founders of the SXSW Interactive Festival, Dewey Winburne worked to train at-risk youth to make use of digital technology. Dewey believed that the new media revolution could help level the playing field...