South By Southwest Interactive News

Friday Feb 20th, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: We’re All ADHD – Social Media & Attention Disorders

Written by Megan Simpson

Husband and wife team, Dr. Michael Pietrus and Lizz Pietrus, will present We’re All ADHD: Social Media & Attention Disorders at this year’s SXSW Interactive Festival. The duo brings varied experience to the presentation: Lizz Pietrus has worked in social strategy for nearly ten years, and has...

Thursday Feb 19th, 2015

Connect with the Case Foundation at the Social Good Hub

Written by Julie Yost

The Social Good Hub brings together attendees of SXSW Music, Film and Interactive to connect through social enterprise and impact design. This year the Case Foundation is hosting two engaging sessions at the Hub, including a powerful debate featuring Jean Case, philanthropist and CEO of the Case Foundation....

Thursday Feb 19th, 2015

SXsports Session Warmup: Affiliated Film Screenings

Written by Brad Wolff

For this week’s SXsports Session Warmup, we’re highlighting a few of the SXSW Film Festival screenings that are part of SXsports programming and open to all Film, Interactive, Gold & Platinum badgeholders. This year’s sport-related screenings include nine feature length and five short films, which hit the...

Thursday Feb 19th, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Cynthia Breazeal

Written by Sonja Silkey

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 Cynthia Breazeal. At SXSW, catch her session The Personal Side of Robots session on Friday, March 13th at 5 at the Austin Convention...