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Written by Sonja Silkey | March 2, 2015

Start Planning Your 2015 SXSW Interactive with the Digital Program Guide

The SXSW Interactive digital Program Guide is now live and available to download! The SXSW Interactive Program Guide helps attendees grasp a better understanding of everything the festival has to offer and is replete with helpful information about the event – so make sure to take full advantage and...

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Academic Research Can Go (Almost) Viral Too

Deborah Petersen and Karen Lee challenge themselves to bring academic content to a wider audience – from story conception, to publication, to social media promotion every day. As a member of the editorial team at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, Petersen works with faculty to translate their...

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Written by Megan Simpson | February 27, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Results Curve – Focus, Collaborate, Play!

San Franciscan, Pierre Khawand will offer his workshop, The Results Curve: Focus, Collaborate, Play! at this year’s SXSW Interactive Festival.

Often described by participants as transformational, this session is for you if you want to learn how to make breakthroughs, respond rather than react to today's demanding work environment,...

SXsports Warmup - The Basketball Tournament: A New Model for Sports?

On this week’s SXsports Session Warmup, we spoke to Luke Bonner, former professional basketball player and SXSW veteran. Bonner discussed his overseas basketball career, his post-basketball life, what he expects from SXsports, and, of course, his panel at SXsports 2015.

In his session The Basketball Tournament: A New...

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Written by Corinna Burford | February 26, 2015

Discover Manchester's Latest Innovations at the MIDAS SX Global Connections Mixer

Join our friends from MIDAS and the City of Manchester for ‘Manchester, UK: Come Create The Future’, on Monday, March 16.

As part of SXSW 2015’s SX Global Connections programming, this interactive networking mixer will include discussions on Manchester’s latest innovations and features delegates from leading digital and creative...

Written by Sonja Silkey | February 26, 2015

SXSW Interactive Robot Petting Zoo Happens March 15th-17th

The 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival is hosting the event's first Robot Petting Zoo. The three-day session captures the world of robotics, highlighting the technologies past heroic actions and groundbreaking inventions by way of the Field Innovation Team (FIT)). The Robot Petting Zoo will grant viewers the ability to...