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Great connections at the SXSW Community Meet Up in Las Vegas on January 21
Written by Jessica Cox | January 22, 2014

SXSW Community Meet Up Recap from Las Vegas: So Much Tech Energy in Nevada!

Digital creatives, venture capitalists and community leaders gathered in downtown Las Vegas on Tuesday evening for an epic SXSW Meet Up. The combination of SXSW Interactive and SXSW V2V audiences enabled provocative discussions ranging from Bitcoin technology to project management tools, startup hubs to the online privacy battle. It...

At SXSW, Sam Hashemi focuses on NASA's next generation user experiences
Written by Megan Simpson | January 22, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Building Next-Generation User Experiences at NASA

We often say that the SXSW Interactive Festival is a great place to experience a new topic that you’ve previously left unexplored. Often times, those sessions with which you have had little or no familiarity are the most valuable. With more than 800 sessions, there’s something new for...

Learn about the future of citizen science via Jessica Richman at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 22, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Future of Citizen Science

Thirty-thousand members of the digital community will descend on Austin this March for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. This year, the festival will feature more than 800 sessions about multiple topics, including innovation and exploration. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features San Francisco-based Jessica Richman, who is presenting...

SXSW Accelerator is the centerpiece of Startup Village
Written by Maria Alonso | January 22, 2014

2014 SXSW Accelerator Finalists Revealed: Startups Rock Austin in March!

For the 2014 SXSW Accelerator pitch competition presented by Oracle, more than 500 web-based companies applied for their chance to shine at Startup Village. We are excited to announce that the finalists who will pitch on Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9 at the Hilton Austin...

Attend the FREE Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards on March 6
Written by Tammy Lynn Gilmore | January 22, 2014

Thursday, March 6: Add the Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards to Your SXSW Calendar!

Curious to meet the next generation of those who are making a difference in their communities? If so, then join us for the FREE, open-to-the-public Dewey Winburne Community Service Awards ceremony happening on March 6 at 7pm in downtown Austin. Add it to your calendar so you'll be sure to attend the kickoff "socially conscious" event happening the...

Eric Carvin explores the ethics of social news at SXSW Interactive 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 22, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Accurate, Fair and Safe - The Ethics of Social News

The SXSW Festival has a reputation for being at the forefront of digital innovation and exploration. The 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival is no exception, and will feature more than 800 sessions. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features “Accurate, Fair and Safe: The Ethics of Social News” a...