South By Southwest Interactive News

Tuesday, Dec 15, 2015

Session Preview: Millennials in Medicine – Good or Bad for Health?

Written by Megan Collyer

Session Previews, previously known as Session Spotlights, are back for the 2016 season! For the third year in a row, we’re happy to use this blog to bring you a sneak peek of our speakers for the SXSW Interactive Festival. Each week, we’ll interview a few of our unique and...

Friday, Dec 11, 2015

Jerry Kaplan on Why We Don’t Need to be Scared of the “Machines” [INTERVIEW]

Written by Megan Collyer

Featured Speaker Jerry Kaplan is an American Futurist, warning that while robots are poised to transform today’s society, the advances they offer could come at a price. And although we don’t need to be scared of these powerful machines (as you’ll see below, the Terminators are not coming for...