Interactive News

October 14 is the big day for SXSW Interactive content announcement
Written by Hugh Forrest | October 10, 2013

500+ Sessions for SXSW Interactive 2014 Will Be Revealed on Monday, October 14

Monday, October 14 marks one of the biggest days of the year for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. Why? Monday, October 14 is the day when 500+ confirmed sessions for next year's event will be announced via the SXSW website. Stay tuned for details on all the solo presentations,...

Scott Belsky talked creativity at the 2013 SXSW Interactive Festival
Written by Monica Sack | October 10, 2013

SXSW 2013 Video Recap: Scott Belsky Shares His Vision For the Creative World

We all have a voice, and we all want our voice to be heard. But in the creative world, that can sometimes be a very difficult task to accomplish. Scott Belsky decided he'd try and do something about that. It started off as a simple mission: connect and organize...

Al Shafei is one of the scholarship winners for SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Tammy Lynn Gilmore | October 9, 2013

Profiling 2014 SXSW Scholarship Recipient Esra'a Al Shafei

When I was putting together the list of scholarship winners for SXSW Interactive 2014, one winner's black and white cartoon face jumped off the screen right away. You can't help but notice Esra'a Al Shafei, both for the whimsical images that represent her online and for the amazing body of work she has achieved...

October 14 Cat
Written by Hugh Forrest | October 9, 2013

Monday, October 14: Review of How SXSW Interactive Content is Selected

The bulk of content for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will be released on this website on Monday, October 14. So, what is the decision-making process on which SXSW PanelPicker proposals are accepted into the event and which are not. Generally, we employ a modified crowdsourcing approach where 40%...