Interactive News

GOAAAAL! Klinsmann & More Added to SXsports Convergence Track

March 2014 is just around the corner, and SXsports, the new Convergence track of SXSW Film & Interactive brings you the singularly South By look at the role of sports in culture, leading innovations in the field and, of course, the many ways they keep us fired up and...

7 Members of the Thiel Fellowship Program Will Talk at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Jessica Cox | November 18, 2013

Thiel Fellow Game-Changers at 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival on Sunday, March 9

Innovation and creativity provide the driving forces of change in society. On Sunday, March 9 at SXSW Interactive, these ideas will be showcased by young disruptors looking to change their world. 

Eight Thiel Fellows, of Peter Thiel's prestigious fellowship program, will present their projects that span all industries and...

Save if you register for SXSW by end of day on November 22
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 16, 2013

Save $300: Friday, November 22 is the Next SXSW Interactive Registration Deadline!

The 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival offers more than 800 thought-provoking sessions, an amazing Trade Show, tons of exciting evening events and the opportunity to make dozens of career-enhancing connections. So why haven’t you bought your badge yet so that you can take advantage of this incredible...

Watch the Tina Roth Eisenberg video from SXSW 2014
Written by Monica Sack | November 15, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video: Watch Tina Roth Eisenberg Present Rules to Live By

We all know that one person that’s pretty much lived out our dreams, and we wonder how he or she’s able to do it all, right? Well, after watching Tina Roth Eisenberg’s 2013 keynote, I think I’ve found another person. Popular Swiss Miss blog, check. Founder of super...

Even more workshops for SXSW Interactive 2014!
Written by Nanci Lancaster | November 15, 2013

Even More Extended Workshops at SXSW: Browse The Newest Additions to the 2014 Lineup

On Tuesday, November 12, we announced the second round of accepted SXSW Interactive programming, which included our highly popular extended workshops! See below for a list of the 35 workshop sessions that were part of this second round of announced programming for SXSW 2014, divided by theme. 


Catch Bruce Sterling at SXSW Interactive on Tuesday, March 11
Written by Hugh Forrest | November 15, 2013

Bruce Sterling to Deliver Closing Remarks for SXSW Interactive 2014 on Tuesday, March 11

Few so-called futurists can weave a narrative with as much skill, biting humor, irony and insight as Bruce Sterling. An author of numerous books and the keeper of the “Beyond the Beyond” blog for Wired, he is also an academic and the founder of the Viridian...

Business models for social good is a big focus of attention at SXSW 2014
Written by Tammy Lynn Gilmore | November 15, 2013

2014 SXSW Session Preview: Creating Business Models for Social Good

One of the trends we've seen break out of our PanelPicker-generated confirmed sessions for SXSW Interactive 2014 has been in the area of people using their talents and business acumen to create a better world. Although this trend seems to permeate our programming for the coming year, there are particularly...