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2015 Session Spotlight: The Cast of Community on Moving to Digital

SXSW is all about community. How is this for proof? On Sunday, March 15, the cast and creators of the hit show Community will talk about their move to Yahoo, as part of SXSW 2015 Convergence programming. They'll share details on Season 6, which premieres during SXSW, and tell...

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Written by Corinna Burford | January 29, 2015

Target Gearheads and Musicians as Sponsor of the Gear Expo Lounge

Gain valuable brand exposure to hundreds of musicians, gear experts, industry reps and music fans as sponsor of the official Music Gear Expo Lounge.

Centrally located in the Exhibit Hall 5 of the Austin Convention Center, the lounge will be a comfortable place for musicians and gearheads to take...

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: An AI Future – It's Not What You Think

Ben Medlock, co-founder and Chief Technical Officer of SwiftKey, a British technology company aimed at making it easier for everyone to create and communicate on mobile, will speak at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival as part of a panel titled, An AI Future: It's Not What You...

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Engaged Journalism – Connecting With News Audiences

Author Jake Batsell of Dallas, will attend this year’s SXSW Interactive Festival for a specific purpose – to read and sign copies of his book, Engaged Journalism: Connecting With News Audiences. Engaged Journalism, will be released in February, and provides the first book-length overview of how news organizations...

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Written by Corinna Burford | January 28, 2015

Learn About The Power of Innovation Ecosystems at the Global Innovation Summit

How do we design ecosystems to empower innovators, entrepreneurs, and doers? What are the tools for massively scaling initiatives to create jobs and wealth, impact the world, and generate new solutions to big problems? These are some of the questions to be addressed at the Global Innovation Summit in...