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Announcing Shepard Fairey as Third Keynote for SXSW Eco 2013

We're ecstatic to announce our final keynote for SXSW Eco 2013, street artist and graphic designer Shepard Fairey. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, Fairey first garnered widespread public attention in 1989 through his “André the Giant Has a Posse” sticker which grew into the...

Written by Jessica Pickett | September 3, 2013

SXSW Alum & Backbeat Favorite The Growlers Headlining Burger Records' Burgerama Tour

This past event, the South By Music Festival was lucky enough to make California-based indie record label and store, Burger Records, officially part of the SXSW family. Presenting two nights of music on Austin's hip East Side at Hotel Vegas and The Volstead, the label showcased awesome indie and...

Cities, Workshops and Awards: The Latest from SXSW Eco

October is just around the corner and we're busy finalizing the exciting schedule of sessions, speakers and special events for SXSW Eco. Highlights for this week include:

  • Signups now open for SXSW Eco Ignite presented by SURGE Accelerator. This 2-hour event will connect leading investors to the most
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