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KROQ's Kevin to Interview Jimmy Kimmel for Convergence Featured Session

On Saturday, March 14 Kevin from KROQ's Kevin and Bean show will turn the tables on one of America's favorite late night hosts Jimmy Kimmel.

In this rare interview, A Conversation with Jimmy Kimmel will take the SXSW stage to share how he got his start, highlights from some...

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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...