Sessions

Tuesday Keynote and More All-Star Programming Added to 2015 Event

Dr. Astro Teller currently oversees Google[x], Google’s moonshot factory for building magical, audaciously impactful ideas that can be brought to reality through science and technology.

Before joining Google, Astro was the co-founding CEO of Cerebellum Capital, Inc, an AI-based investment management firm. Previously, Astro was the co-founding CEO of BodyMedia,...

Convergence Spotlight: Interactive + Film

SXSW Convergence Programming runs throughout the festival, and encompasses the best of the intersection between the core aspects of Music, Film and Interactive. With many sessions and events open to all badge types, Convergence Programming is a great opportunity to mingle with those of different fields as you enjoy...

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Charlene Li

Featured Sessions at the 2015 SXSW Interactive Festival showcase some of the world’s most innovative thinkers. Today’s installment of the Featured Speaker Feature focuses on Charlene Li. At SXSW, catch her session Creating A Digital Engagement Strategy for Leaders on Saturday, March 14th at 11:00am at the JW...

"Chet Flippo: Texas’ Finest Music Journalist" at the 2015 SXSW Music Conference

The music industry has a tradition of remembering the great accomplishments of colleagues after they pass away. For late music journalists Chet Flippo and wife Martha Hume, this SXSW 2015 Music Conference panel does just that.

Among many accomplishments, late Fort Worth journalist Chet Flippo took Texas country...

Sophia Amoruso: Newest Addition to Interactive Featured Session Lineup

SXSW Interactive is excited to have Nasty Gal's Sophia Amoruso join Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter for the Featured Session: LA and The Innovation Economy Los Angeles.

Los Angeles has long been famous for its entertainment talent and less known as a...

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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