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Kevin Bacon speaks at SXSW on Saturday, March 8
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 5, 2014

Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon at SXSW on March 8: A Social Phenomenon Turns 20

On Saturday, March 8 at 3:30 pm, “Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon: A Social Phenomenon Turns 20” comes to Ballroom D of the Austin Convention Center. In today’s digital age, the success of a video, image or news story is determined by its ability to go social. Rarely does...

Mark Cuban goes one-on-one with Guy Kawasaki on March 8 at SXSW
Written by Jessica Cox | February 5, 2014

Mark Cuban in Conversation with Guy Kawasaki at SXSW Interactive on Saturday, March 8

Internet pioneer, billionaire, angel investor, Mavericks owner Mark Cuban assesses the current state of technology, innovation, and entrepreneurship with Silicon Valley veteran Guy Kawasaki on Saturday, March 8 at 5pm at SXSW Interactive.

From a bartender sleeping on the floor in a cheap apartment, to a billionaire...

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Star Trek UX|UI Rules for Phones, Tablets, and TVs

With just weeks until the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival begins, the Session Spotlight blog is working hard to bring you information about the most interesting sessions and speakers in Austin this year. In this installment, we talk to Anjuan Simmons, a technologist who has implemented software solutions as an...

Written by Corinna Burford | February 4, 2014

Health Innovation on Next Stage - A Discussion with Antonio Hidalgo of Phillips

On Monday, March 10th at 12:30pm, join us on the SXSW Next Stage for The New Rules of Innovation - Introducing the Digital Innovation Challenge Session presented by Antonio Hidalgo, Chief Innovation, Marketing and Strategy Officer for Philips Consumer Lifestyle....

SXSWedu Party by JW Walthall
Written by Jessica MacCall | February 4, 2014

SXSWedu Closing Keynote + Huge Programming Announcement!

The SXSWedu Conference & Festival convenes education’s most energetic and innovative leaders from all backgrounds of the learning landscape in Austin, Texas, every March to connect, collaborate, create and change how we teach and learn. An action-packed lineup of announcements for SXSWedu 2014 was revealed today including Keynote speaker...

Chelsea Clinton will keynote SXSW Interactive 2014 on Tuesday, March 11
Written by Shawn O'Keefe | February 4, 2014

March 11 Keynote Speaker: Chelsea Clinton to Inspire at SXSW Interactive

At SXSW Interactive 2014, attendees surround themselves with thousands of bright people and thousands of transformative ideas. What should attendees do with the renewed sense of energy, creativity and inspiration after experiencing four days of the Interactive event? Attend the Tuesday keynote at 2:00pm on March 11 and discover...