South By Southwest Interactive News

Wednesday Dec 17th, 2014

Comedian James Adomian to Emcee 18th Annual Interactive Innovation Awards

Written by Aurora Blase

Comedian James Adomian will host the 18th annual SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards ceremony on Tuesday evening, March 17.

Adomian's memorable characters appear on screen, on stage and all over the podcast-o-sphere. Recent credits include Comedy Central's gut-busting hits like @Midnight, The Meltdown with Jonah & Kumail, Drunk History and...

Tuesday Dec 16th, 2014

Sponsor The SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards Finalists' Party

Written by Corinna Burford

Reach the Interactive community’s burgeoning leaders and innovators as sponsor of the Interactive Innovation Awards Finalists' Party.

This VIP reception celebrates the achievements of finalists from all 20 awards categories and allows them to mix and mingle with other high profile guests and members of the press....

Monday Dec 15th, 2014

Malcolm Gladwell Joins Bill Gurley for a SXSW Interactive Featured Session

Written by Jessica Cox

Best-selling author Malcolm Gladwell joins Benchmark General Partner Bill Gurley for an engaging Featured Session at SXSW Interactive. Catch this talk Sunday March 15 from 12:30–1:30 pm in Exhibit Hall 5 of the Austin Convention Center.

Malcolm Gladwell has been a staff writer at The New Yorker...

Friday Dec 12th, 2014

Deadline for Gaming Award Entries Extended Through Sunday at 11:59PM

Written by Aurora Blase

Yep, that's right! 'Tis the season for giving, so we figured why not extend the deadline to enter your project for a chance to be part of the 2015 Gaming Awards ceremony through the weekend.

Whether you've already started to fill our the form or you're just getting your materials...

Thursday Dec 11th, 2014

Connect with the SXSW Gaming Community as Sponsor of the 2015 Gaming Awards

Written by Corinna Burford

Cement your brand as a gaming industry leader by sponsoring the SXSW 2015 Gaming Awards.

Celebrating the best that the gaming world has to offer, the 2015 Gaming Awards will highlight the year’s hottest games, industry figures and innovations. This year’s awards ceremony will be hosted by actress and...

Tuesday Dec 9th, 2014

Miller Lite The Official Beer of SXSW 2015

Written by Gus Ochoa

Miller Lite. The Official Beer of SXSW.

As SXSW enters its 29th year of delivering groundbreaking programming and thought-provoking innovators to the forefront of the Music, Film and Interactive conferences, 2015 also marks a milestone partnership between SXSW and Miller Lite that has spanned 15 years, or more than half...