Press Releases

Platinum

September 7, 2016: SXSW 2016 Economic Benefit to City of Austin Totals $325.3 Million

September 6, 2016: SXSW Announces Keynote Lee Daniels, Second Round of Featured Speakers, and Select Artists

July 25, 2016: SXSW Announces Select Speakers and Expanded Access for All Badge Types for 2017

June 28, 2016: SXSW Now Accepting Conference Programming Proposals for 2017


2016

Platinum

March 2, 2016: President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama to Speak at SXSW 2016

January 25, 2016: SXSW Gaming Award Finalists Announced

December 1, 2015: SXSW Gaming Announces Emcees and Award Deadline Extension

September 15, 2015: SXSW 2015 Economic Benefit to City of Austin Totals $317.2 Million

June 29, 2015: South By Southwest Now Accepting Conference Programming Proposals for 2016

Interactive

February 2, 2016: SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards Emcee and Finalists Announced

January 12, 2016: SXSW Accelerator Finalists, Judges, Emcees Announced

July 21, 2015: SXSW Interactive Now Accepting Entries for 2016 Awards

July 14, 2015: SXSW Gaming Announces New Dates and Location for 2016

Film

March 19, 2016: SXSW Film Festival Announces 2016 Audience Award Winners

March 15, 2016: SXSW Film Festival Announces 2016 Jury Award Winners

February 16, 2016: SXSW Film Announces Keynotes, Featured Speakers, and Full Conference Lineup

February 9, 2016: SXSW Film Announces Midnighters, Festival Favorites, Short Films, Special Events

February 2, 2016: SXSW Film Announces 2016 Feature Lineup

January 7, 2016: Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, Midnight Special, Preacher and more set for 2016 SXSW Film Festival

November 17, 2015: SXSW Film Announces Richard Linklater’s Everybody Wants Some to Open 2016 Film Festival

October 20, 2015: SXSW Film Announces Select Featured Sessions And First Wave Of Panels

Music

March 14, 2016: First Lady Michelle Obama’s Keynote to include Special Guests Missy Elliott, Diane Warren, Sophia Bush, and Queen Latifah

March 10, 2016: SXSW Music Announces Full Artist List and Artist Conversations

February 9, 2016: SXSW Music Announces Second Keynote Speaker

January 26, 2016: SXSW Music 2016 Announces First of Multiple Keynote Speakers

January 12, 2016: SXSW Music Announces Third Round of Artists

November 17, 2015: SXSW Music – Second Round of Artists, More Panels and Music Hackathon Announced

October 20, 2015: SXSW Music – First Round of Artists and More Panels Announced


2015

Platinum

March 12, 2015: 2016 SXSW Grant Program for Community-Minded Nonprofits

January 14, 2015: SXSW Announces Additions to SXsports 2015

October 16, 2014: SXSW Announces 1st Round of 2015 Convergence & SXsports Programming

September 11, 2014: SXSW 2014 Economic Benefit to City of Austin Totals $315 Million

July 1, 2014: South By Southwest Now Accepting Conference Programming

Interactive

March 17, 2015: 2015 Interactive Innovation Awards Winners Announced

March 15, 2015: 2015 SXSW Accelerator Winners Announced

March 14, 2015: 2015 SXSW Gaming Award Winners Announced

January 27, 2015: SXSW Interactive Announces Innovation Awards Finalists

January 22, 2015: SXSW Gaming Announced Gaming Awards Finalists

January 15, 2015: SXSW Announces Accelerator Finalists, Judges and Emcees

December 5, 2014: SXSW Interactive Announces Gaming Awards Hosts: Janet Varney + Markiplier

November 11, 2014: SXSW Announces SX Health and MedTech Expo

August 18, 2014: SXSW Interactive Now Accepting Applications for 2015 Awards

Film

March 21, 2015: SXSW Film Announces 2015 Audience Award Winners

March 17, 2015: SXSW Film Announces 2015 Jury Award Winners

February 17, 2015: SXSW Film Announces Final Keynote, Complete Conference Lineup & Additional Festival Titles

February 10, 2015: SXSW Film Announces 2015 Midnighters and Short Films

February 3, 2015: SXSW Film Announces 2015 Features Lineup

January 8, 2015: SXSW Film Announces 2015 Opening Night Film and Teaser

December 16, 2014: SXSW Film Announces Ava DuVernay & RZA as 2015 Keynote Speakers

October 21, 2014: SXSW Film Announces First Keynote and Wave of Sessions for 2015

Music

March 12, 2015: SXSW Music – A Place for Discovery

March 10, 2015: Snoop Dogg Confirmed as Keynote Speaker for SXSW Music 2015

March 5, 2015: SXAméricas: Connecting North America, South America, Spain and Central America

February 19, 2015: South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Expands 2015 Music Gear Expo

January 13, 2015: SXSW Music Announces Third Round of Bands

November 18, 2014: Second Round of Artists Announced

October 22, 2014: First Round of Artists and Sessions Announced

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