South By Southwest Interactive News

Thursday Apr 24th, 2014

Announcing Our First Batch of SXSW V2V Mentors: Register Now to Meet Them in July

Written by Christine Auten

After such a successful SXSW V2V Mentor Program in 2013, we are thrilled to announce our first batch of confirmed Mentors for the 2014 event. This is really an impressive crew of thought leaders from a variety of industries across the country. No matter where you are in the process...

Wednesday Apr 23rd, 2014

Four Confirmed SXSW V2V Workshops: Register By April 25 To Save $250 on Walkup Fees

Written by Christine Auten

Earlier this week, community voting began on over 200 SXSW V2V proposals submitted to PanelPicker. Amongst these entries, we pulled four exceptional workshops to accept ahead of our May 21st announcement. See below for more details on each of these valuable sessions that will be held July 13-16 at...

Wednesday Apr 23rd, 2014

SXSW V2V Keynote Speaker John Maeda Talks Creativity and Self-Confidence

Written by Hugh Forrest

The career arc of John Maeda includes stops at some of the geek world’s most lofty venues and institutions. Currently a Design Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, he also chairs the eBay Design Advisory Council, serves on the boards of Sonos and Wieden+Kennedy, and is a member...

Tuesday Apr 22nd, 2014

Press About the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival: Forbes Calls It a Concentrated Learning Experience

Written by Hugh Forrest

Thousands of representatives from electronic and traditional media outlets descend on Austin every spring to report on all the creativity, innovation and inspiration that happens at the SXSW Interactive Festival. Other content about the event is published via personal and company blog posts.

One of our favorite recap essays comes...

Tuesday Apr 22nd, 2014

Mark Your Calendar: 2015 Dates for SXSW Interactive are March 13-17

Written by Hugh Forrest

Was your experience in Austin for SXSW Interactive 2014 productive, fun and life-changing? Then start planning now to attend the 2015 event, which runs Friday, March 13 through Tuesday, March 17. Registration for SXSW 2015 will open in early August — register early to be eligible for the best...