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Monday Jun 23rd, 2014

2015 SXSW PanelPicker Launches July 1st! Don't Miss Out, Get Your Interactive Workshop Proposal in Before July 25th

Written by Nanci Lancaster

Calling all industry leaders from across the world! SXSW Interactive wants YOU to enter a Workshop proposal this July for consideration to be part of our 2015 March event.

SXSW Interactive Festival Workshops offer in-depth, hands-on education on a variety of subjects taught by some of the most innovative,...

Monday Jun 23rd, 2014

Boldly Going Where None Has Gone Before: Musk to Put a Man on Mars by 2026

Written by Aurora Blase

Ingenious innovator and entrepreneur, Elon Musk recently responded to NASA's announcement of planing to put a man on Mars by 2035. The CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX claims he'll be able to make a manned mission to Mars in the next 12 years. For Musk, pushing the...

Thursday May 29th, 2014

More Incredible Innovators Join the SXSW V2V Lineup

Written by Jessica Cox

The SXSW V2V programming announcements continue with another incredible lineup of inspiring 20/20 Vision talks, thought-provoking panels, hands-on workshops and one-on-one mentor sessions. To name a few: Gamification legend Gabe Zichermann will host a workshop, Jason Mendenhall of local Vegas server farm, Switch, will host a mentor...

Thursday May 22nd, 2014

The Community Has Spoken! SXSW V2V PanelPicker Programming Announced

Written by Jessica Cox

For the second year of SXSW V2V, we received an abundance of high-quality submissions from industry experts around the world. Today we announce the results of this process!

Proposal themes for 2014 ranged from funding and business/tech development to social and cultural impact; policy and regulation to social and cultural...

Thursday May 22nd, 2014

SXSW Eco Forward: Ron Finley and Blue River Technology

Written by Ariel Miller

Welcome to SXSW Eco Forward, where we take a look at what initiatives past SXSW Eco speakers and organizations are working on now. Today, we are highlighting 2013 opening remarks speaker Ron Finley and last year's winner of the Startup Showcase in the Greentech Category, Blue River Technology....