South By Southwest® Interactive News

Tuesday Jul 1st, 2014

SXSW PanelPicker & SXsports: Defining the Future of Sports

Written by Andrew McNeill

Much of the innovation around us is inspired by the sports world, whether it’s the tools athletes and trainers use to stay in shape, the technology created to broadcast events like the World Cup to homes in every corner of the globe, or interested observers driving change in journalism and...

Friday Jun 27th, 2014

Apply to the SXSW Eco Place by Design Competition

Written by Jordan Roberts

Designing better public places is a crucial component of cultivating sustainable development and lifestyles. Place by Design, the SXSW Eco Public Space Design Competition, honors visionary design work that achieves positive community impact through the creation or re-imagining of public spaces....

Thursday Jun 26th, 2014

CNN's Visionary Woman, Ari Horie of Women’s Startup Lab to Deliver SXSW V2V Keynote on Monday, July 14

Written by Jessica Cox

Getting inspired and learning how to better develop your business leadership is a large part of the SXSW V2V experience, and few can make such an impact on an audience like Ari Horie, founder and CEO of Women’s Startup Lab. We’re thrilled to reveal that Horie will kick...

Tuesday Jun 24th, 2014

SXSWedu 2015 PanelPicker Now Open!

Written by Jessica MacCall

SXSWedu convenes education's most innovative leaders from all backgrounds to connect, collaborate, create and change how we teach and learn. Each year SXSWedu looks to the community for new programming ideas. Using PanelPicker, a crowd-sourced programming intake tool, the ideas selected from public submissions ultimately account for more than...

Monday Jun 23rd, 2014

2015 SXSW PanelPicker Launches July 1st! Don't Miss Out, Get Your Interactive Workshop Proposal in Before July 25th

Written by Nanci Lancaster

Calling all industry leaders from across the world! SXSW Interactive wants YOU to enter a Workshop proposal this July for consideration to be part of our 2015 March event.

SXSW Interactive Festival Workshops offer in-depth, hands-on education on a variety of subjects taught by some of the most innovative,...

Monday Jun 23rd, 2014

Boldly Going Where None Has Gone Before: Musk to Put a Man on Mars by 2026

Written by Aurora Blase

Ingenious innovator and entrepreneur, Elon Musk recently responded to NASA's announcement of planing to put a man on Mars by 2035. The CEO of Tesla Motors and SpaceX claims he'll be able to make a manned mission to Mars in the next 12 years. For Musk, pushing the...