Interactive News

SXSW PanelPicker & SXsports: Defining the Future of Sports

Much of the innovation around us is inspired by the sports world, whether it’s the tools athletes and trainers use to stay in shape, the technology created to broadcast events like the World Cup to homes in every corner of the globe, or interested observers driving change in journalism and...

Join SXSW Interactive Staff for Last Minute PanelPicker Advice

Got a great speaking idea for the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival? Get your idea into the SXSW PanelPicker! The deadline for entering your idea into the PanelPicker is end of the day on Friday, July 25th.

Get last-minute tips and advice for PanelPicker success from SXSW Interactive staff by...

SXSW Interactive Evening Speaker Series with Kerry O'Connor 8/12/14
Written by Hugh Forrest | July 14, 2014

Meet City of Austin Chief Innovation Officer Kerry O'Connor on Tuesday, August 12

SXSW Interactive kicks off its Evening Speaker Series on Tuesday, August 12 at Palm Door (401 Sabine Street). The inaugural speaker in this series is Kerry O’Connor, who was recently appointed Chief Innovation Officer for the City of Austin.

O’Connor previously served as an Innovation Catalyst with the Research &...

Neil deGrasse Tyson as 2014 SXSW Interactive Keynote
Written by Anonymous | July 10, 2014

Go Back in Time with 2014 Interactive Keynote Neil deGrasse Tyson

Astrophysicist and television star Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson explains what science means to him, and how it should be taught. With the re-boot of the series Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey airing in 170 countries and 45 languages, Tyson hopes not only to inform the world about the universe, but...