Interactive News

Deadline for entering the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards is Nov 8
Written by Andrew McNeill | October 30, 2013

November 8 Deadline: Honor Your Digital Work by Entering it in the 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards

The SXSW Interactive Awards competition offers entrants an opportunity to showcase their creative works and provide exposure for works that may not have had the opportunity to make a splashy launch. In 2009, The Bygone Bureau took home the Interactive Award for the Blog category (which has...

More SXSW workshop programming to be announced November 12
Written by Nanci Lancaster | October 30, 2013

SXSW Interactive Extended Workshops: More 2014 Programming to be Announced Tuesday, November 12

On October 14, we announced the first round of SXSW Interactive extended workshop programming, which included over thirty workshops from seven different themes.

The next round will be even heavier, so mark your calendar for Tuesday, November 12, to check back here for the second round of...

Nov 8 is entry deadline for SXSW Accelerator 2014
Written by Maria Alonso | October 30, 2013

Friday, November 8: Only 10 Days Until the 2014 SXSW Accelerator Deadline

Projects that want to compete in the sixth annual SXSW Accelerator pitch event have only 10 more days to prepare an application. Interested startups can find eligibility and application details at the SXSW Accelerator page.

If you are a bootstrapped company, please contact Chris...

Dean Kamen returns to SXSW on Sunday, March 9
Written by Jessica Cox | October 29, 2013

Dean Kamen to Present on Equipping the Next Generation on Sunday, March 9

Master inventor, engineer and humanitarian Dean Kamen joins the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival Featured Speaker lineup on Sunday, March 9. 

You may know Kamen from his ground-breaking inventions including the Auto Syringe, the Segway, revolutionary wheelchairs, assistive devices and the “Luke” robotic arm. Or you may know...

Adam Savage keynotes SXSW Interactive on March 10
Written by Shawn O'Keefe | October 29, 2013

Adam Savage to Keynote SXSW Interactive on Monday, March 10

Sharing creative approaches to learning, promoting science education and fostering DIY culture make for key parts of the SXSW Interactive experience. With these tenets in mind, SXSW Interactive is thrilled to announce that mad scientist and special effects wizard Adam Savage will deliver the keynote on Monday, March...