Sessions

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Third Age of Gaming – Exploring New Horizons

Moderator of The Third Age of Gaming: Exploring New Horizons, Chris Morris returns to SXSW this year from Charleston, South Carolina. He is joined on his panel by Barry Dorf, Vice President of Partnerships & Alliances for DeNA; Chris Early, Vice President of Digital Publishing...

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Written by Megan Simpson | February 12, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: 15 Minutes of Shame – A Survival Guide

Megan Wintersteen of Hoboken, New Jersey will present her Core Conversation, 15 Minutes of Shame: A Survival Guide at this year’s SXSW Interactive Festival. The discussion will center on the notorious “15 minutes of fame,” or in this case “shame,” and what it means to have easy and...

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Written by Aurora Blase | February 12, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Hugh Herr

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 Hugh Herr. At SXSW, catch his session Extreme Bionics: The End of Disability on Sunday, March 15th at 11:00am at the Austin Convention...

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: Does Playing Sports Equal Brain Damage?

New York Times sports contributor and Michigan State University sports journalist in residence Joanne Gerstner Joanne Gerstner, will moderate a discussion with Dr. Jeff Kutcher and ex-NFL star Ben Utecht at this year’s SXSW Interactive. Part of SXsports, the session Does Playing Sports Equal Brain...

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Written by Megan Simpson | February 11, 2015

2015 SXSW Interactive Session Spotlight: The Share Economy is Failing – Abort or Retry?

Gadi Ben-Yehuda of Washington, DC knows more about the Share Economy than most. He has been in the civic innovation space for more than five years, working both for a municipality and the private sector, as an innovation specialist. At his third SXSW Interactive this March, he will present,...

Written by Aurora Blase | February 10, 2015

SXSW Interactive Featured Session Speaker: Brian Grazer

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 Brian Grazer. At SXSW, catch his session A Curious Mind: Inspiration for a Creative Life on Sunday, March 15th at 3:30 at the...

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