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Who would submit a panel to SXSW and try not to be selected?

Wednesday, July 9th, 2014

Obviously there’s quite a few people trying not to speak at SXSW, because South By’er Hugh Forrest has taken to Medium.com to talk about the best methods of not getting selected:

All this effort for a simple speaking slot? Really? Perhaps you should save yourself the aggravation of what could be endless hours of tedium. Instead, ensure yourself a rejection letter by following these 10 straightforward tips for creating an amazingly awful PanelPicker proposal.

Oh – he’s using reverse psychology….

SXSW Baby Podcast: Tal Siach (Visual.ly)

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

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Tal Siach, from graphic design company Visual.ly talks to Ewan Spence on info graphics, agencies, and new ways of working for creatives.

Follow the SXSW Baby blog for more South by Southwest fun, and what we’re up to on the ground via Twitter and @SXSWbaby. Got news about SXSW for us? Get in touch via SXSW Baby’s contact form! Don’t forget to follow the podcast via the RSS feed!

Things To Do Today at SXSW: Tuesday March 11th

Tuesday, March 11th, 2014

Here are more highlights from the SXSW schedule, as chosen by the SXSW Baby! team:

Interactive

•  Why Fanfic is Taking Over the World
10:00am ACC Ballroom G

Gaming

•  Worst Technology Ever, the Wrong Side of History
12:30pm Sheraton Austin, Creekside

Film

• Premature,
4:45pm  Ritz 1

Music

 •  The Mighty Oaks
6:00pm Embassy Suites

Party

•  SXSW V2V Backyard BBQ
3:00pm East Tent, Brush Square Park

 Other

 •  Trade Show
11:00am-6:00pm Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Halls 3 & 4

SXSW Baby Podcast: Kris Krüg (SXSW Photgrapher)

Monday, March 10th, 2014

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SXSW photographer and veteran of Southby Kris Krug (@kk) talks with Ewan Spence.

Follow the SXSW Baby blog for more South by Southwest fun, and what we’re up to on the ground via Twitter and @SXSWbaby. Got news about SXSW for us? Get in touch via SXSW Baby’s contact form! Don’t forget to follow the podcast via the RSS feed!

Things ToDo Today at SXSW: Monday March 10th

Monday, March 10th, 2014

Here are more highlights from the SXSW schedule, as chosen by the SXSW Baby! team:

Interactive

•  Why Didn’t a Tech Journalist Break PRISM
11:00am ACC Room 18ABCD

Gaming

•  DPS and You, Building a Digital Magazine
9:30am AT&T Conf Center, Classroom 202

Film

• Silicon Valley
1:30pm Vimeo

• We’ll Never Have Paris
4:30pm Topfer

Party

•  12th Annual Nuclear Tacos, East Tent Brush Square
6:00pm East Tent, Brush Square Park

•  A Taste of Scotland 
5:00pm, West Tent, Brush Square Park

Other

 •  Book Signing: Cory Doctorow
12:20pm ACC Ballroom D Foyer

 •  Trade Show
11:00am-6:00pm Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Halls 3 & 4

Things To Do Today at SXSW: Sunday March 9th

Sunday, March 9th, 2014

Here are more highlights from the SXSW schedule, as chosen by the SXSW Baby! team:

Interactive

•  Instagramming the News
5:00pm ACC Room 18ABCD

Gaming

•  The Secrets Behind Addictive Storytelling
3:30pm ACC Next Stage, EH 3/4

Film

Jeffrey Tambor’s Acting Workshop
3:30pm ACC Room 18ABCD

Surviving Cliffside
9:30pm Violet Crown

Party

•  StageTwo@SXSW
1:00 – 5:00pm Long Center – Pincer Terrace

•  Fray Cafe 
7:00 – 10:00pm, The Red Eyed Fly

 Other

 •  Trade Show
11:00am-6:00pm Austin Convention Center, Exhibit Halls 3 & 4

SXSW Baby Podcast: Rick Silvestrini (CreativeLive)

Saturday, March 8th, 2014

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Creative Live’s VP of Content Rick Silvestrini (www.creativelive.com) talks about online learning and the social classroom with Ewan Spence.

Follow the SXSW Baby blog for more South by Southwest fun, and what we’re up to on the ground via Twitter and @SXSWbaby. Got news about SXSW for us? Get in touch via SXSW Baby’s contact form! Don’t forget to follow the podcast via the RSS feed!