South By Southwest Interactive News

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015

SouthBites & Williams-Sonoma Present a Culinary Crossroads with Sean Brock, Paul Qui & Nathan Myhrvold

Written by Sarah Garcia

In our ongoing mission to connect like-minded people with a hunger for innovation, SXSW is venturing into the world of food with SouthBites. As part of this three-day-long program, we’re thrilled to announce the SouthBites dinner, produced in partnership with our friends at Williams-Sonoma....

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015

Startup Village Ping Pong Tournament on Friday, March 13th

Written by Sonja Silkey

The fourth annual Ping Pong Tournament is returning to Startup Village! The fierce competitors of the previous years are welcoming and accepting all new challengers. The Tournament embraces and encourages all kinds: professional pongers, novice players, and pure enthusiasts.

So, how do you become apart of this fabulous tradition?...

Monday, Feb 16, 2015

Mentor Sign Ups are now Live for Interactive, Film and Music!

Written by Aurora Blase

Whether you're attending the Interactive Festival, Film or Music Conference, take the opportunity to engage in valuable one-on-one meetings with a range of experts and industry-leaders to gain insight and career enhancing tips by signing up with one (or more) of our Mentors!

SXSW is the land...

Monday, Feb 16, 2015

Latino Tech Community Meet Up Draws Big Crowd to Mexi-Arte Museum

Written by Danielle Zamora

SXSW Interactive celebrated the power of creativity and the power of diversity on Thursday evening, February 12 at the first-ever Latino Tech Community Meet Up. Hosted by the Mexi-Arte Museum at 419 Congress in Downtown Austin, this event drew about 100 enthusiastic digital industry professionals to an eclectic space...

Monday, Feb 16, 2015

Don't Miss the SXAméricas Panels & Roundtable Discussions at SXSW 2015

Written by Anwar Chagollan

SXAméricas - which promotes networking, ideas and new partnerships from Latino film, music, and technology leaders - is announcing all of its daytime programming for SXSW 2015!

Conference sessions include Bilingual Media: Latino Entertainment in the XXI Century, a discussion with industry leaders Frankie J. Alvarez (HBO's...

Sunday, Feb 15, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Why You Need A Business Story And How To Create It

Written by Megan Collyer

In 2014, David Sloly tasked himself with writing a guide that would explain the process for creating business stories. His Future15, Why You Need A Business Story And How To Create It will explain how stories impact decision-making, the types of business stories you can tell, and most...