2014 Schedule
Interactive: March 7–11  •  Film: March 7–15  •  Music: March 11–16

8:30 AM

The Social Business Shake-Up brought to by Social Media Today and IBM

9:00 AM

Drive A Chevy

10:00 AM

Digital Creative Job Market

11:00 AM

Austin Breakfast Tacos: The Food, People & History
Black Social TV: How Black Programming, Viewers an
Building Relationships Through Real-Time Relevance
Catch A Chevy
Find New Roads Lounge App Developer Workshop
Gaming's Next Gen: Will AAA or Indie Games Win?
Hackerspaces Unite!
Home Room
Home Room
Joining the Team: The Startup Seduction
Making More of Ourselves - Sensory & Multimodal UX
OMMA: Should Brands Be Part of the Real-Time Convo?
PlayStation: Data at the Speed of Gaming
ReleaseIt at SXSW 2014
Scaling at Twitter with Drupal & Thrift
Taking the Responsive Web to Windows 8
Teeny Tiny Video, Great Big Impact
Unstructure: Smashing the Boundaries of Data
What Do We Build Next?

11:20 AM

Book Signing - Mando Rayo

11:30 AM

Lean UX: Applying Lean Methods to Improve UX

11:50 AM

Book Signing - Jeff Gothelf

12:00 PM

Digital Disruption - The Next Wave of Innovation
Pennzoil Presents Mario Karting Reimagined.
Startup Village Ping Pong Tournament
SXSW LANFest presented by Intel and Dell
Welcome to SXSW Interactive

12:20 PM

Book Signing - James McQuivey

12:30 PM

5 Things Developers Need to Know About Design
Author Ernie Cline Discusses His New Novel Armada
Big Data Inverted: The Best Candy from Strangers?
The BRCK - Designing from the Rest of the World
Content & Commerce: The Digital Cronut
Digitally Democratizing Education
Doctor’s Offices on Their Death Bed
Engage or Die: Multicultural Millennials Matter
Ethics & Future of Crowdfunding for Communities
Followers Attached
FYI Managers: People Don’t Want to Work at Home
Gary Vaynerchuk Tells You How to Rock SXSW
Life Automation for Entrepreneurs
Life’s a Breach, Don’t Burn Your Brand
Maker to Manufacturing
Marketing As A Service
Mosh Pit of Experts 2014 - The Future of Social
Music for Video Game Marketing
Network Design Thinking & Black Male Engagement
The New Digital Age
OMMA: What Do Marketers Want from Mobile?
Online LEGO Fans & the People Who Love Them
The Power of Public Thinking
Press Start to Begin: UX & Video Games
The *Real* Crowdfunding Investment
ReleaseIt at SXSW 2014
Star Power: Innovative Ways to Engage Millennials
Transparency Reporting for Beginners
Workplace Redesign: The Big Shift from Efficiency

12:50 PM

Book Signing - Clive Thompson

1:00 PM

Into the Pixel Art Gallery presented by the Entertainment Software Association
SXSW Game Jam presented by Air National Guard
SXSW Gaming Expo
SXSW Geek Stage presented by comiXology
SXSW Indie Corner
SXSW Table Top and Magic: The Gathering
SXSW Tournament Stage presented by Monster and Logitech G
Video Game History Museum presented by NES Remix
Visual Magic in Computers, History & Future

1:20 PM

Book Signing - Jon Peddie

1:30 PM

Wikia Qwizards [LIVE]: Middle-earth Quiz Show

1:40 PM

Book Signing - Gary Vaynerchuk

2:00 PM

The 10 Best Startups in Austin
Allyship: Becoming a Champion for Inclusion
Biohacker Meetup
Chicapreneurs: Latinas in Technology
Foreign Startups: US Challenges & Opportunities
Getting Started with Teaching Game Design
OMMA: Do Brands Fit in with Wearable Computing?
Power of Design Principles in a Connected World
Rich Web Experiences & the Future of the Web
Seizing the Mobile Opportunity in Latin America
Show Your Work!
Social Health Startup Bootcamp: Investing in Health
Turning Your Gaming Passion into Profits
Unearthing the Atari Graveyard: The Search for ET

2:30 PM

8 Ways To Scratch and Claw Your Way to a Living Making Videos Online

3:00 PM

Book Signing - Ernie Cline
Cocktails & Cupcakes at the 3M Idea Exchange
Find New Roads Lounge App Developer Workshop
Oh My Disney & Mondo present “Nothing’s Impossible”

3:10 PM

Book Signing - Austin Kleon

3:30 PM

2014 SXSW Newbies Meet Up
Accessibility: Make It Happen!
Always Be Innovating: Thinking Like a Startup
Arena vs. Couch: The Battle of Game Day Experience
Beginnings: A Panel About Entrepreneurism with Michael Dell
Bilingual Communities
Building Empathic Games for Healthy Outcomes
Building Your Startup with the Crowd's Help
Clubbing the Patent Trolls: How We Can Fight Back
The Compelling Image in the Age of Social Media
Data Science: Decode Your Organization's Data
Evil By Design: Leading Customers into Temptation
Fashion Retail Solutions: Beyond the Marketplace
Filmmaker Pre-Fest Pitches
Font Nerds Meet Up
Foreign Startups Engage Experts in a Live Pitch
Founders Stories: Interviews with Startup Founders
Frugal Innovation: Simple Designs to Improve Lives
Golden Age of Tabletop Gaming
Hacking LinkedIn: The B2B Bible
Hadouken! Street Fighter Takes on Pop Culture.
How Tech Companies Can Renew Capitalism
Hunting for Elephants: Creating Enterprise Value in Sports Media
I'm (Not) A Designer: Accepting the Designer Label
If MOOCs Are So Great, Why Aren't We All Doing It?
The Internet of Cars
Librarian Meet Up
Make Yourself Big: How the Body Shapes the Mind
Mentor Session: Ben Thoma
Mentor Session: Dan Hou
Mentor Session: Elijah May
Mentor Session: Margot Bloomstein
Mentor Session: Rena Tom
Mentor Session: Stephen Land
Millennials As Supervisors: Strategies for Success
Mission-Driven Accelerators
Monkeys with Lazers: How MailChimp Does AI
The Next Steve Jobs May Be from Africa
OMMA: Instagram vs. Vine: Real World Smackdown
The Onions of Interactive Infographic Design
Open Source Licenses for Makers & Humans
Privacy Under the Covers: The Naked Truth
Privacy: What Your Car Tells the World About You
Re-Creating the Business of Health
Responsive Web Design When Things Are Teh Sux0r
The Secret Sauce of Real Time Storytelling
Sesame Street & the Second-Screen with AllJoyn
Social on the Field: Sports Stars & Social Goals
Starting Up in a Man’s World
Step 1 Startup... Step 3 Profit - Here's Step 2
SXSW Meditation
Taking the Collaborative Economy to Space
Talking the Talk: Sports Lingo in Pop Culture
Tech Is Finally Disrupting Health Care & Investing
Technology in Higher Ed
Think Content First, Navigation Second
Toy Meet Up
Viral Sucks
We Can Help Countries Write Better Constitutions
What Social Media Analytics Can't Tell You
What Would Cesar Chavez Tweet? Latinos & New Media
Why Content + Scale = A Win for Game Advertising
Win $200,000+ to Move Your Startup to Austin!
Work & Flexibility: Why Women Must Lead the Way
Your Founder Is Your Product Manager

3:45 PM

CEO at 31: Models, Lingerie, & NYC
How to Spot a Liar...with Data

3:50 PM

Book Signing - John Foreman

4:00 PM

Book Signing - Larry Vincent
Entering the Production Era of Cloud Computing
IoT: Is the Coming Plague of Devices Too Smart?
Startup Spotlight

4:15 PM

Designing Smart Objects for Emotional People
A Funny Taboo: The Art of LOL for Business Women

4:30 PM

Alternative Careers in Gaming: The Science of Play Redefined as Art via Content Creation in the Ongoing and Evolving Paradigm of the Post-Network Media Environment. What Does It Mean To You? (featuring Rooster Teeth)

5:00 PM

AI: Natural Interactions Between Man & Machine
Book Signing - Rob Garner
Brands Can Champion the Power of Sport
The Case for the Coding CEO
Digital Divide or Sinkhole? Tech Famines in the US
Digitalundivided: From the “Valley” to the “Hood”
Dolby Sound Exchange
Evolution of Storytelling: Brands As Broadcasters
A Fearless Approach to Social Change
Foreign Startups Engage Experts in a Live Pitch
Fuck Cancer's Yael Cohen Challenges the Status Quo
The Future of Making
The Future of Sports Can Be Found in the Data
Going Viral: Success vs. FAIL
How Latino Entrepreneurs Can Win With Content
How Twitter Humorists Landed Sweet Real World Gigs
Interview with Andrew Wilson, CEO of EA
Investigative Reporting in the Digital Age
Invisible Steps: Behavioral Economics Driving Design
Is Privacy a Right or an Illusion?
Killed By Code: Freedom in My Heart & Everywhere
Latinos Use Technology For Culture Sustainability
Location Deception: Yacht vs. GPS Spoofer
Made with China: Hackers, Makers & Manufacturers
Make It Rain: The New Healthcare Funding Landscape
Makers & Megabrands Meet Up
Mentor Session: Cesar Vazquez
Mentor Session: Eugene Hsu
Mentor Session: Michael Robin Manning
Mentor Session: Nazli Yuzak
Mentor Session: Rick Timmins
Mentor Session: Russ Somers
Mobile Addicts Anonymous Meet Up
More than Child’s Play: Apps that Create Change
Next Level Online Advocacy
Non-Tech Women in Tech Startups: Achieving Success
Not Enough of Us – We Are Not Black Twitter
OMMA: The Best Mobile Ad Campaigns You Haven’t Seen
Online Learning & Maybe the End of Professionalism
Open Bar with Austin’s Best Startups
Orgasm: The Broadband of Human Connection
Poster Designer Meetup
Project Estimation: 3 Firms Light Up the Dark Art
Raising Capital for Startups Meet Up
Show Me the Money: Where to Find Funding
Speed Networking – LGBT Meet Up
Sports & Social Media Intelligence Happy Hour
Starting a Company While Staying a Couple
Super Fandom in the Digital Age
SXSW Eco @ The Contemporary Austin
Time to Put the Brakes on Accelerators?
Ubuntu Leadership: Leaders for a Connected Africa
The Ultimate Developer’s Tool: Theory & Discussion
The Vicious Battleground: Mobile Game Discovery
Welcoming the Robot Workforce
What Is the Future of Non-profits?
What's the New "Having It All"?
Why Going Backward Is the Surest Path to Success
Why It Pays Not to Rush the Process of Innovation
Your #Hashtag Is Your Event

5:10 PM

Book Signing - Chris Nodder

5:15 PM

Know Thyself: Self Actualisation by Numbers
Memes w/ Meaning: Why We Love Crazy Gifs & Videos

5:20 PM

Book Signing - Margot Bloomstein

5:30 PM

Burning Platforms: The Future of Gaming Ecosystems
Giving Your Fans Brand Ownership

5:40 PM

Book Signing - Beth Kanter

5:45 PM

Decoding the Cult Brand Genome
The Machines Will Free Us All

6:00 PM

SXsports Kick-Off Reception presented by Octagon
SXSW Gaming Happy Hour presented by Bulltiger Productions
Zoho Presents: Work Smart. Play Smart.

6:15 PM

Safe Harbor Room

6:30 PM

From Tabletop to Tablet

7:30 PM

Beyond the Cutscene: Designing “That Dragon, Cancer”

8:00 PM

A Grand Experience with RAPP
The SXSW Interactive Opening Party Presented by join.me
Umbel + VOX Media Party

8:30 PM

The Plaid Jackets

10:00 PM

Interactive After Party hosted by mobi

Thanks to our sponsors

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Music sponsor

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Interactive sponsors

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