South By Southwest Interactive News

Wednesday, Feb 3, 2016

SouthBites: Bourdain, Tetrick, Zimmern and Jose Andres

Written by Sarah Garcia

In its third year, the SouthBites Convergence Track brings together the food community's most inspired entrepreneurs, chefs, filmmakers, and enthusiasts to connect and explore ways in which technology can be leveraged to transform the food industry. The three-day-long track takes place from March 12-14 at the Driskill Hotel, while a...

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016

Session Preview: Embracing Failures to Drive, Not Derail, Business

Written by Megan Collyer

From the outside, former Olympic skier and NFL athlete, Jeremy Bloom has it all. Beyond his athletic career, he’s also a philanthropist and technology startup CEO. Yet, despite his nontraditional path to success, he has faced significant failures that led him to his current role as CEO. His heart-wrenching miss...

Tuesday, Feb 2, 2016

Session Preview: Inner Space – Bioelectronics and Medicine's Future

Written by Megan Collyer

Speaker and Vice President of Bioelectronics at GlaxoSmithKline, Kristoffer Famm, will join CEO Kate Rosenbluth of Cala Health; University of Texas at Dallas professor Walter Voit; and Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer for The Metropolitan Museum of Art in March to discuss “Inner Space: Bioelectronics and Medicine's Future.” The panelists...