South By Southwest™ Interactive News

Digital creatives networked at the San Antonio Community Meet Up
Written by Hugh Forrest | January 15, 2014

Houston Meet Up on Wednesday, January 15: Recap from January 14 Event in San Antonio

We applaud and thank all the digital creatives from the Alamo City who joined us at Liberty Bar last night for the San Antonio Community Meet Up. The SXSW Interactive staff made some great connections and enjoyed various fascinating conversations. Many of these conversations centered around the announcement from...

Jim Spillson leads a panel about digital agencies at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | January 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: QA Best Practices in Today's Digital Agencies

Thirty-thousand members of the worldwide digital creative community will descend on Austin this March for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival. The event will feature more than 800 sessions ranging from gaming and arts to science and business. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features “QA Best Practices in...

Julian Assange will speak at SXSW on Saturday, March 8
Written by Jessica Cox | January 14, 2014

Julian Assange Will Speak at SXSW Interactive on Saturday, March 8

WikiLeaks founder and publisher Julian Assange joins The Barbarian Group's Benjamin Palmer via satellite video for a live conversation on Saturday, March 8 at 11 am at SXSW Interactive 2014.

The anti-censorship activist will engage in this extremely rare public interview to discuss the pervasive spread of surveillance,...

Everyone had a great time at the Bay Area Meet Up on January 13
Written by Monica Sack | January 14, 2014

San Antonio Meet Up on Tuesday, January 14: Thanks to San Francisco for a Great Event Last Night!

Thank You, San Francisco!

SXSW kicked off its Pre-Event Community Meet Up tour with a stop in sunny San Francisco on Monday evening, January 13th. The energy was high, people came with big smiles and open minds, the positive vibe was truly contagious! My favorite part of these meet...

Brenda Laurel's panel at SXSW 2014 will cover interactive design
Written by Megan Simpson | January 13, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Interaction Design and the Performing Arts

Spanning the course of five days this March, the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival will feature more than 800 sessions, many attractive to those in various disciplines of the arts. Today’s installment of the Session Spotlight features Santa Cruz researcher, writer, consultant, teacher and performer, Brenda Laurel (@blaurel)...