MARCH 11-16 • CONVERGENCE. Information and how it gets to us is vital. Sessions in this track explore how news, journalism and analysis is dispersed and how it will be impacted by the future of technology; whether it’s streaming and online content, attribution or storytelling – it informs and engages us on multiple levels.


"Representations of Women in Music Media" panel at SXSW 2016. Photo by Errich Petersen.

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SXSW dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

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