South By Southwest Interactive News

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2016

Startup Village Overview: Startup & Entrepreneur Hub at SXSW

Written by Aurora Blase

Startup Village is the go-to destination for all of the entrepreneur-related Interactive programming located in one venue, the Hilton Austin Downtown – located directly across the street from the Austin Convention Center.
At Startup Village, attendees will find panel sessions covering topics like startup funding, startup ecosystems, entrepreneurial best...

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2016

SXSW Music Festival Showcases Open to All Badges on Tuesday, March 15

Written by Rory Burbeck

Tuesday showcases include Teklife x NAAFI at Barcelona, felte + Part Time Punks presents at Barracuda, Zoom Lens Presents: Fragility at Cheer Up Charlie’s, Indie Labels from IMIChile at Friends, ASCAP at Parish, Amplify Philly at The Main, and more.

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2016

Session Preview: A Model Home for the Internet of Things

Written by Megan Collyer

SXSW Interactive won’t be Jon Lebkowsky’s first rodeo. In fact, he’s written and presented about “the DIY home of the future” at Austin’s first Maker Faire and at Worldchanging. At SXSW Interactive, he’ll moderate a discussion titled, A Model Home for the Internet of Things, between Jasmina Tesanovic, a Serbian...

Tuesday, Mar 8, 2016

Session Preview: No CTO, No Problem – Building A Non-Technical MVP

Written by Megan Collyer

Erica Swallow is no stranger to startups. Having worked with Contently, TechStars, WeHostels, and a host of other companies in the past, she’s assessed startups both as a venture capitalist and a technology journalist. She’s written for publications like The Wall Street Journal, The Huffington Post, Forbes, Fortune, and other...

Monday, Mar 7, 2016

SXaméricas Startup Pitch Competition Kicks Off Next Monday

Written by Corinna Burford

Next Monday will see the first ever SXAméricas Startup Pitch Competition. The event, presented by Spain Tech, will feature startups from Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Portugal, Puerto Rico and Spain. Hosted in Salon D of the Hilton Hotel from 3:30-6:00pm, these dynamic startups will be presenting their innovative ideas to...