Career-enhancing connections make the SXSW Interactive Festival so special to so many digital creatives. Come to Austin in March to connect yourself (or your company) to the new ideas, new technologies and new business opportunities that will shape the future, as well as game-changing insights from the world's most innovative thought-leaders. Registration for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival opens the first week of August 2013 -- buy your badge early to take advantage of the lowest prices and the best selection of lodging.
Stephen Wolfram book signing
by Jojo MarionLocated in the 4th level of the Austin Convention Center, in the Foyer of Ballroom D, the SX Bookstore hosts your favorite SXSW authors in book signing sessions.
Authors have always been a big part of SXSW. Come visit with them as they sign their latest work. Book signing sessions take place throughout Music, Film, and Interactive programming from 10:00am–6:30pm. See a full list of book signing sessions on our online schedule.
SXSW V2Venture is now accepting applications. Innovative companies can apply now to compete in this fast-paced SXSW-meets-Vegas style pitch event August 13 and 14 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Companies with a ground-breaking new product or service that relates to Health, Education, Mobile and Tablet technologies, Culture and Entertainment, or Innovative World technologies can enter now through May 28, 2013.
Are you a gamer interested in game development, a developer looking for something new and exciting to add to your skill set, or just someone interested in the creation of video games? If so, SXSW Interactive has three exciting Game Development workshops from three different companies to choose from: Epic Games, Unity, and Modit! See below for more information on these fun, hands-on workshops.
Photo courtesy of Bonus Creative Week MX
The many international organizations, tech companies, filmmakers and bands who attend SXSW know full well how they can further their careers, take their businesses to the next level and make great contacts at SXSW.
Mexico is joining the fold with a bigger presence this year. SXSW, in conjunction with Bonus Creative, held a networking and mentoring event in Mexico City on January 22.
To some – okay, many – Vegas is just a place to party.
Beyond the glitz and glam of the Strip, there's a very different kind of community emerging. VegasTech is a collection of tech innovators and entrepreneurs with a fierce sense of pride and desire to make Vegas the #1 new tech hot spot, and they're bringing it all to Austin in March.
The first-ever community representation at SXSW Interactive, VegasTech will showcase some of its top startups at the Trade Show, as well as an interview booth hosted by media partner Tech Cocktail.