In March 2013, Bre Pettis of MakerBot served as the Opening Keynote Speaker for the SXSW Interactive Festival. Who will deliver the 2014 Opening Keynote on Friday, March 7 at 2:00 pm? Stay tuned to the SXSW Interactive website on Monday, August 26 as we reveal this important information. Yes, this person is someone who has spoken at the event before -- most recently in March 2012.
What other programming will you see at SXSW Interactive next spring? A lot of that depends on how the votes play out via the 2014 SXSW PanelPicker. We encourage you to let your voice to this process. Voting is simple, easy and fun. Just sign up for a PanelPicker account (which takes 2 minutes), then use the search button to browse the interface and give a thumbs-up to your favorite ideas.
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