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2014-09-10 16:21:28

- The Secretary and National Geographic Society Explorer-in-Residence join lineup of over 300 speakers and 100 sessions for the fourth annual event - AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today announced U.S. Secretary of Energy, Dr. Ernest Moniz, as well as world-renowned ocean explorer and researcher, Dr. Sylvia Earle,...

2014-09-08 12:34:59

Additional programming announced Monday, October 20 AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Known for showcasing the brightest minds in the creative industry, the South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival (March 13-17) proudly announces 12 diverse and innovative thought leaders to join the 2015 Featured Speaker lineup. -- Sandy Carter -- IBM General Manager, social business evangelist and author -- David Chang -- Chef and Founder of Momofuku -- Hugh Herr --...

2014-09-04 23:08:44

Leading additive manufacturing company, Harvest Technologies, seeks to engage local community with presentation at SXSW Interactive 2015, detailing the advancements 3D printing brings to films. Austin, TX (PRWEB) September 04, 2014 Harvest Technologies, a principal 3D printing and additive manufacturing company based in Belton, Texas, has announced their interest in hosting a panel presentation at SXSW Interactive 2015 on the advent of 3D printing in movie production. Harvest Tech, a...

2014-08-18 12:31:34

Digital Creatives, Startups and Game Developers Encouraged to Submit AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival (March 13-17) is now accepting applications for its 2015 Awards competitions including SXSW Accelerator, SXSW Gaming Awards and the re-branded SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards. SXSW Interactive prizes creative innovation in the connected world. As a platform to showcase the most innovative and forward-thinking ideas and...

2014-08-06 08:22:56

- Investor and Founder of NextGen Climate to deliver keynote on bringing climate change to the forefront of policy decisions - AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global sustainability challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today announced that Tom Steyer, investor, philanthropist, clean energy advocate and founder of NextGen Climate will lead a keynote session at the event....

2014-07-09 23:09:30

Pixe to jump start the social engagement at SXSW V2V 2014 with an interactive visual experience for the conference attendees in Las Vegas, NV. Columbia, MD (PRWEB) July 09, 2014 The Maryland-based technology startup, Pixe LLC, has been selected by SXSW to provide attendees with an opportunity to share memorable official selfies and enter a contest to win an iPad mini at SXSW V2V 2014 during four action-packed days at The Cosmopolitan in Las Vegas, NV. Pixe’s innovative social offering...

2014-06-13 12:22:22

Shuttersong to showcase photo-audio app in Mobile and Tablet Technologies category BOSTON, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Shuttersong (www.shuttersong.com), an innovative photo-audio app, was selected as a finalist in the Mobile and Tablet Technologies category for SXSW V2V's pitch competition, V2Venture, taking place on July 16, 2014 at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140613/117728 V2Venture is a fast-paced pitch event geared to take the...

2014-06-04 12:22:47

- "Father of environmental justice," Dr. Robert Bullard, to deliver opening remarks at fourth-annual event - AUSTIN, Texas, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- South by Southwest Eco (SXSW Eco), a conference connecting the urgency of global challenges with the opportunity for breakthrough solutions, today announced Dr. Robert Bullard, widely regarded as the "father of environmental justice," as opening remarks keynote speaker. SXSW Eco also announced the first wave of programming for the show's...

2014-03-26 16:23:42

Compelling, Must See to Believe Look at 3D Printing, the Next Groundbreaking Technology Race BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Netflix (Nasdaq: NFLX), the world's leading Internet TV network, has acquired the rights to 3D printing film "Print The Legend," the 2014 SXSW Film Festival recipient of the Special Jury Recognition Award for Editing & Storytelling in the Documentary Feature Competition. The Netflix original documentary goes behind-the-scenes of the...

2014-03-24 23:28:46

Just One More Reason Why CM First USA Located Its Offices in Austin Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 24, 2014 South by Southwest (SXSW) has grown since 1987 to become a ‘flash mob’ of creativity, offering new music, independent films and technological innovation. Austin is the perfect breeding ground for this festival that is one part Davos, one part Woodstock and another part ComicCon for geeks; the vibrant, entrepreneurial spirit of the town draws new companies, aspiring innovators and new...


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