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Nick DePrey talks about DIY entertainment at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 17, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Do It Together Is the New Do It Yourself

The Co-founder of Homestage, Nick DePrey says his creative drive is often inspired by envy of what others have done. As someone who believes they can do anything, he’s driven to tackle creative projects when he sees others succeeding. On March 10th he’ll speak to this during ...

Programming for the MVMT House at SXSW 2014 occurs at the Hilton Garden Inn
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 16, 2014

SXSW Celebrates Diversity: MVMT House Sessions at Hilton Garden Inn From March 7-9

The SXSW Interactive Festival believes very strongly in the power and importance of diversity in all its forms. This is why we always strive to have more female speakers at the event, as well as more speakers from more geographical regions throughout the world. Diversity is also why we...

At SXSW 2014, Pieter Jongerius talks about e-commerce sites for fashion
Written by Megan Simpson | February 15, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Fashion E-Commerce - Conversion Versus Branding?

Fabrique partner Pieter Jongerius @pieterj has worked to design web commerce sites for nearly a dozen Dutch and European fashion brands. He will travel to Austin from Delft, Netherlands to present his session,“Fashion E-Commerce: Conversion Versus Branding?” as part of SXSW Interactive this March. We spoke with...

Michael Hendrix explains how embodied cognition applies to design at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 15, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Let's Get Physical - Design + Embodied Cognition

Michael Hendrix serves a partner at IDEO, a globally renowned design and innovation company. During this installment of the Session Spotlight, we’ll learn about his 2014 SXSW Interactive Panel, “Let's Get Physical - Design + Embodied Cognition” where he’ll discuss how designers can create better human experiences....

Karen Sandler talks about open source software and heart devices at SXSW 2014
Written by Megan Simpson | February 14, 2014

2014 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Killed by Code - Freedom in My Heart and Everywhere

Karen Sandler is a self-described software freedom loving cyborg lawyer. During her 2014 Interactive session at SXSW, she’ll discuss the importance of open source software as it pertains to vulnerable medical devices. Her solo presentation and topic of this Session Spotlight, “Killed by Code - Freedom in My...

Dr Leslie Saxon talks about body computing at SXSW 2014
Written by Hugh Forrest | February 14, 2014

The SXSW Interactive Featured Session Feature: Leslie Saxon of the Keck Center for Body Computing at USC

Featured Sessions at the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Session Feature focuses on Leslie Saxon of USC Keck School of Medicine. At SXSW, attend her session “Body Computing: The Future of Networked Humans” session on...