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2018 SXSW Live Schedule

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SXSW Live Schedule


Schedule reflects Central Time (CT)

Thursday, March 8

5:30 PM – 2018 SXSW Live Preview

Friday, March 9

10:15 AM – Interview with fashion designer and TV personality Rachel Zoe

11:00 AM – Interview with entrepreneur and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin

12:45 PM – Interview with Blood Fest director Owen Egerton and actors Robbie Kay, Seychelle Gabriel and Jacob Batalon

2:00 PM – SXSW Interactive Keynote Esther Perel – Revolutionary psychotherapist and best-selling author

3:30 PM – Art Installation: The Future of Secrets by Sarah Newman, Jessica Yurkofsky and Rachel Kalmar

4:50 PM – Interview with Techfugees CEO Josephine Goube

5:30 PMA Quiet Place Red Carpet

8:30 PMAmerican Animals Red Carpet

Saturday, March 10

9:15 AM – Interview with professional climbers Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell

10:00 AM – Interview with The Daily Show‘s Roy Wood Jr. and producers: Jocelyn Conn and Ramin Hedayati

11:00 AM – SXSW Film Keynote Darren Aronofsky – Academy Award®-nominated director and founder of Protozoa Pictures

12:00 PM – Interview with Vida creator Tanya Saracho and actresses Melissa Barrera and Mishel Prada

2:00 PM – SXSW Convergence Keynote Ta-Nehisi Coates – National correspondent for The Atlantic, best-selling author, and current scribe of Black Panther comics

3:00 PM – Interview with designer and technologist John Maeda

4:15 PM – Interview with psychotherapist and SXSW Interactive Keynote Esther Perel

5:45 PM – Interview with Westworld cast members – Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright and James Marsden

6:25 PM – Interview with artist and publisher at DC Comics and author of X-Men #1 Jim Lee

7:00 PMBlockers Red Carpet

Sunday, March 11

9:45 AM – Interview with Wild Nights With Emily director Madeleine Olnek and actresses Amy Seimetz and Molly Shannon

12:15 PM – Interview with SXSW Convergence Keynote Sadiq Khan – Mayor of London

2:00 PM – SXSW Interactive Keynote Melinda Gates – Philanthropist and Co-chair of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

3:10 PM – Interview with The Atlantic staff writer Vann R Newkirk II

4:30 PM – Interview with culture writer and editor for Slate Aisha Harris

Monday, March 12

10:00 AMThe Director and The Jedi Red Carpet

12:00 PM – Interview with You Can Choose Your Family director Miranda Bailey and actor and comedian Jim Gaffigan

2:00 PM – SXSW Interactive Keynote – Mayor of London Sadiq Khan

4:00 PM – Interview with Stockton California Mayor Michael Tubbs

5:00 PMThe Last O.G. Red Carpet

Tuesday, March 13

9:15 AM – Interview with digital creator Hannah Hart and the Ad Council’s Lina Renzina

9:50 AM – Interview with Warriors of Liberty City subject Luther “Uncle Luke” Campbell (previously of 2 Live Crew, Warriors program founder, executive producer) and creator, show runner and director Evan Rosenfeld

10:30 AM – Interview with award winning chefs and culinary innovators Jose Andres and Andrew Zimmern

11:00 AM – SXSW Convergence Keynote – Nonny de la Pena – virtual and augmented reality pioneer; founder and CEO of Emblematic Group

12:00 PM – Interview with co-anchor of Nightline and weekend editions of Good Morning America and host of 10% Happier Dan Harris

2:00 PM – SXSW Convergence Keynote whurley – Founder and CEO of Strangeworks, a quantum computing startup based in Austin, Texas

3:30 PM – Interview with Noor Tagouri – Reporter, journalist, and motivational speaker

4:15 PM – Interview with Upworthy co-founder Eli Pariser

5:30 PM – Interview with Director of Engineering at Google Ray Kurzweil

Wednesday, March 14

10:00 AM – Interview with Immersive Visualization Producer at NASA Sasha Samochina

11:00 AM – SXSW Music Keynote – Lyor CohenYouTube‘s Global Head of Music

12:10 PM – Interview with legendary composer, producer and guitarist Nile Rodgers

1:00 PM – Interview with Director of the Digital Currency Initiative at the MIT Media Lab Neha Narula

2:45 PM – Interview with Head of Country Music Programming music at Pandora Rachel Whitney

4:00 PM – Interview with Elvis Presley: The Searcher director Thom Zimny and Priscilla Presley

5:30 PM – Interview with Project Director of the Bjørvika Utvikling Anne Beate Hovind

6:00 PMHearts Beat Loud Red Carpet

9:30 PM-10:00 PM – Music Performance by Erika Wennerstrom

10:15 PM-10:45 PM – Music Performance by Paul Cauthen

11:10 PM-11:45 PM – Music Performance by Ought

Thursday, March 15

10:00 AM – Interview with rapper and founding member of the Wu-Tang Clan U-God

12:10 PM – Interview with Brendan Greene aka PLAYERUNKNOWN

12:45 PM – Interview with Team Liquid CO-CEO Steve Arhancet

2:30 PM – Interview with recording artist, producer and avid technologist Ryan Leslie

3:30 PM – Interview with The MaríasMaria Zardoya and Josh Conway

6:15 PM – Art Installation: FEAST by Caitlin Pickall

8:15 PM – Music Performance by The Marías

Friday, March 16

12:10 PM – Interview with Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth of Talking Heads and The Tom Tom Club

1:00 PM – Interview with Vice President of Marketing Catalog at Atlantic Records Tom Mullen

5:00 PM – Interview with founder and chairman of Fnatic Sam Mathews

Saturday, March 17

12:00 PM – Interview with singer-songwriter Lucy Rose

7:00 PMIsle of Dogs Red Carpet

All subject to change – check back often for the latest updates.

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