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Written by Jessica MacCall | February 25, 2014

SXSWedu One Week Away, 2014 Program Guide Now Available Digitally!

The 2014 SXSWedu Conference & Festival is less than one week away! In anticipation of all the excitement ahead, SXSWedu has just released a digital version of the entire 2014 Program Guide! This is a digital version of the printed Program Guide that registrants will receive when they arrive...

Read the SXSW session recommendations from Teresa VanDeusen
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 25, 2014

SXSW Interactive Content Recommendations From the Community: Teresa VanDeusen

Teresa VanDeusen has been involved with SXSW Interactive since 2004 and currently serves on the event’s Advisory Board. She lives in Austin and experiments actively exploring life in the Cyber Desert, the importance of Artificial Stupidity (vs AI), searching for holes in metadata, and finding solutions in interesting places....

Gabi Schaffzin will talk about the tyranny of Edward Tufte at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 25, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Tyranny of Edward Tufte

Gabi Schaffzin has been on multiple sides of this session’s argument. He holds an undergraduate business degree and spent seven years in the marketing and advertising world. When he went back to school to receive his MFA in communication design, he began considering other perspectives. His time at art...

Explore new venues and new ideas at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 24, 2014

Explore all the Venues for 2014 Using the SXSW Interactive Festival Shuttle

Sessions for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival occur at more than 10 different venues in and around downtown Austin. Why so many different spots? Because with so many amazing sessions, we simply can’t get all the content into one space.

Also, don’t believe the mis-information that the best way...

Christianne Harder talks about how Notre Dame uses new media at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 24, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Notre Dame and Spotify - Our Playlist, Our Story

Christianne Harder was the first person to use Spotify for collegiate athletics marketing at Notre Dame. Since she began, other athletic departments have picked up the platform, but none are yet using it to further other department goals. During her SXSW session, “Notre Dame and Spotify...