South By Southwest Interactive News

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

SXSW Eco Keynote Spotlight: Kate Brandt, Robert F. Kennedy Jr. + Bill Nye

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco is thrilled about the first three keynotes announced: Robert F. Kennedy Jr, Kate Brandt and Bill Nye! There are five months until SXSW Eco 2016 and it is shaping up to be the best yet. Don't miss the opportunity to buy a badge at the lowest rate; register...

Friday, May 20, 2016

Apply to SXSW Eco's Place by Design Competition by May 27

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco's Place by Design competition highlights art, tech, design and strategy that rethinks the way we use and interact with place and generates impact. This year, with two new categories for entry and a larger program with exciting perks, there is no reason not to apply to showcase your...

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Watch Kevin Plank's 2016 SXSW Interactive Keynote [Video]

Written by Megan Collyer

Watch Kevin Plank – founder and CEO of Under Armour – discuss how the brand became a worldwide athletic apparel phenomenon and how the company is winning the battle for best wearable fitness tracker during his 2016 SXSW Interactive Keynote, "How a Sports Giant Is Now Tackling Your Health."

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Ken Burns and Henry Louis Gates in Conversation at SXSW 2016 [Video]

Written by Jordan Roberts

Ken Burns and Henry Louis Gates, Jr. have explored how race is part of the American fabric in their own work and championed the importance of public broadcasting. With USC Professor Dr. Todd Boyd as moderator, Burns and Gates discuss why race is critical to their understanding of America, their...

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Anthony Bourdain as Interviewed by Nathan Thornburgh at SXSW 2016 [Video]

Written by Jordan Roberts

Watch Anthony Bourdain – writer, raconteur, host of CNN’s "Parts Unknown" – talk about food, his experiences on and off camera, and the future of travel media with Roads & Kingdoms co-founder Nathan Thornburgh, during this Featured Session at SXSW 2016.

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