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Monday Jan 26th, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Nicole Glaros

Written by Aurora Blase

Featured Sessions at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Speaker Feature focuses on Nicole Glaros. At SXSW, catch her session Jedi Mind Tricks for Entrepreneurs session on Friday, March 13th at 3:30 at the Austin Convention...

Monday Jan 26th, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Latino and Latina Entrepreneur & Startup Meet Up

Written by Megan Simpson

This year on the Session Spotlight blog, we’re featuring the elements of the SXSW Interactive Festival that make for a great event – solo sessions, duos, Core Conversations, Future15s, workshops, panels and, for the first time this year, Meet Ups. Sara Inés Calderón is the organizer of the ...

Monday Jan 26th, 2015

Diversity Meet Ups in Austin Scheduled February 5 and February 12

Written by Hugh Forrest

SXSW Interactive strongly believes in the power of diversity in all its forms. Why? Because we know that more diversity encourages more creativity — and that more creativity encourages more innovation.

For 2015, we are very proud that three of the five Keynote speakers are industry leaders who happen...

Friday Jan 23rd, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Biological Power of Push and Pull

Written by Megan Simpson

Pete Trainor is Director of Human Centered Design at NexusCX. Nexus is using pioneering techniques in the fields of psychology and neuroscience to create experiences that better connect with audiences. The company also measures the effects of experiences using scientific contextual electroencephalography. His Future15, The Biological...