Interactive news updates.
Media Temple, longtime SXSW Interactive Closing Party sponsor, knows how to throw an epic party. In addition to The Joy Formidable and Local Natives, we are thrilled to now reveal that electronic music visionaries’ deadmau5 and Richie Hawtin will be joining the phenomenal lineup for a one time performance together of stripped-back techno.
Remember, the Interactive Closing Party kicks off at 9:00pm at Stubb's on Tuesday, March 12, and is open to Interactive, Gold and Platinum badgeholders.
The Morning After brunch at Haus of Hipstamatic brings together live music, food, friends, and photos so you can relive the disaster/awesomeness from the night before, and prep for a repeat performance.
Live music by Capital Cities, Neon Indian (DJ set), Guards, Quiet Company, The Limousines (DJ set), and more. There’s even a Bloody Mary bar...what are you waiting for?
If you live in San Francisco, Los Angeles or New York, you're in luck! Each store will host a different act for the exclusive performance, featuring none other than Geographer, Sea Wolf, and We Are Scientists.
Grab some festival gear while checking out an unforgettable show by RSVP'ing at http://filtermagazine.com/gaprsvp. And, if you're in Austin this coming week, keep on the look out for Gap's Official SXSW merchandise.
Want to understand how fast cars are accelerating the future in Austin and around the world? Then attend the special Tech Innovation in Racing session at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 9 at the Long Center (701 West Riverside Drive). This session explores how F1 and other racing events at Circuit of The Americas in Austin fit into the overall picture of tech and creativity in the Capital City. Indeed, high-performance advances in automotive and motorcycle racing bring advances to their consumer-facing industries as well as many other fields.
This accomplished panel brings together the minds actor Adrian Grenier (SHFT), musician Ryan Bingham, as well as Peter Glatzer (SHFT), Stephen Fox (Drink Water), Lisa Pike Sheehy (Patagonia) with Theo Ianuly and Geoff Stanfield of Gist Lab to discuss how they try to inspire each other and their audiences towards social change.
Sit in on Monday, March 11th from 5pm-6pm at Next Stage as these panelists deliberate on what it takes to engage today’s media-driven consumers and share their experiences on mobilizing the masses for the greater good.
The productivity of the average worker has skyrocketed thanks to technology, but it comes at the price of a sedentary lifestyle. Mounting research suggests that sitting at your desk for eight hours a day can have a dramatic impact on your health. With the technology to support mobile workstyles and a remote workforce, why are any of us still caught in the quagmire of the daily commute to our deadly desks, and will we ever see the day where big business decides to kill the office instead of its workers? The answer is YES! And it’s already happening.
Join this session on Saturday, March 9th, 3:30-4:30p at the Courtyard Marriott in the Rio Grande Ballroom and hear from thought leaders:
Throughout SXSW, Chevrolet will showcase a variety of in-vehicle technology and research that aims to inspire festival-goers to steer off the beaten path. The Chevrolet team aims to show how technology, like Chevrolet MyLink, allows a personalized in-vehicle experience with the information you want and the music you love. The 2013 Chevrolet Sonic and Spark are the first vehicles to offer Siri Eyes Free integration, complementing Chevrolet MyLink's existing capabilities to help deliver an incredible driving experience.
You have seen his online videos and you have read his books and you have watched him on network TV. That said, you can never get enough of his passionate, straight-from-the-heart answers. So, if you have a question for Gary V, then please stop by for a few minutes of personal, one-on-one advice from this master motivator, best-selling author and savvy investor.
At SXSW 2013, he will be conveniently-located and easy-to-find just outside Ballroom A on the south side of the Austin Convention Center from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, March 9. Start your SXSW 2013 experience the right way with a jolt of personalized energy from one of the most inspiring voices in the industry!
Expect plenty of mischief at SXSW Comedy this year - and not just because we'll be taking over three venues for dozens of shows during the festival. Say hello to The Mischief, two days of programming at The North Door (502 Brushy Street) presented by CleftClips, Funny or Die, and Team Coco.
New! 2014 dates!
Interactive: March 7–11
Film: March 7–16
Music: March 11–16
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