South By Southwest® Interactive News

Tuesday Mar 3rd, 2015

KROQ's Kevin to Interview Jimmy Kimmel for Convergence Featured Session

Written by Aurora Blase

On Saturday, March 14 Kevin from KROQ's Kevin and Bean show will turn the tables on one of America's favorite late night hosts Jimmy Kimmel.

In this rare interview, A Conversation with Jimmy Kimmel, will take the SXSW stage to share how he got his start, highlights from some...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Evolution of the Web

Written by Megan Simpson

SXSW Interactive Speaker CJ Gammon promises to look at the coolest and most powerful capabilities of the web, as well as give an overview of where the people building it are trying to take it, in his 2015 presentation, The Evolution of the Web. “Right now there's a...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

Start Planning Your 2015 SXSW Interactive with the Digital Program Guide

Written by Sonja Silkey

The SXSW Interactive digital Program Guide is now live and available to download! The SXSW Interactive Program Guide helps attendees grasp a better understanding of everything the festival has to offer and is replete with helpful information about the event – so make sure to take full advantage and...

Monday Mar 2nd, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Academic Research Can Go (Almost) Viral Too

Written by Megan Simpson

Deborah Petersen and Karen Lee challenge themselves to bring academic content to a wider audience – from story conception, to publication, to social media promotion every day. As a member of the editorial team at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, Petersen works with faculty to translate their...

Friday Feb 27th, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Results Curve – Focus, Collaborate, Play!

Written by Megan Simpson

San Franciscan, Pierre Khawand will offer his workshop, The Results Curve: Focus, Collaborate, Play! at this year’s SXSW Interactive Festival.

Often described by participants as transformational, this session is for you if you want to learn how to make breakthroughs, respond rather than react to today's demanding work environment,...