Monday Feb 9th, 2015

Twelve New Interactive Featured Sessions

Written by Jessica Cox

The Featured Speaker lineup for SXSW Interactive 2015 showcases some of the biggest and brightest names in the tech industry. Joining the list today are an impressive array of visionaries including Eric Schmidt (Chairman of Google), Charlene Li (Founder and CEO of the Altimeter Group) and Brooks Buffington and...

Monday Feb 9th, 2015

Host Your Own Event At The SXSW Registrants Lounge

Written by Corinna Burford

Host your own industry mixer during SXSW in the official Registrants Lounge! This turn key space is perfect for reaching a full range of conference attendees while maximizing your marketing budget. Located in Brush Square Park right across from the Austin Convention Center, the Registrants Lounge is open to all...

Monday Feb 9th, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: How CNN and The New York Times Moderate Comments

Written by Megan Simpson

Organizer, moderator and speaker of How CNN and The New York Times Moderate Comments,” Patrick O’Keefe has more than fifteen years of direct online community management experience, including policy development, staff leadership and platform strategy. He has also been involved in content moderation for over seventeen years, with...

Monday Feb 9th, 2015

Filmmakers in Focus: Made in Japan, They Will Have To Kill Us First, We Like It Like That

Written by Christina Wiese

Kicking off our Filmmakers in Focus series this week are three world premieres from our 24 Beats Per Second screening section! Showcasing the sounds, culture and influence of music & musicians, the 24 Beats Per Second category will also be open to Music badgeholders for the 2015 festival. And...

Monday Feb 9th, 2015

Now Playing: 200+ Music Videos from SXSW 2015 Showcasing Artists

Written by Rory Burbeck

Get ready - you could be spending quite a bit of time in front of your computer screen watching music videos over the next five weeks.

We’ve been receiving a ton of videos from SXSW 2015 Official Showcasing Artists recently, and we’re ready to share them with you via...