Can’t attend SXSW? Follow on social

If you can’t attend the South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in person, catch some of the creative content on social media. SXSW will live stream over 60 events, including President Obama’s keynote conversation today. The President is expected to interact with the audience about using technology to increase participation in the political process. The festival’s live streams are available here.

**Updated with a post from President Obama’s talk today — how can we use technology and data so government can work better and increase civic engagement:

Local government will be engaged, as Tacoma Mayor Marilyn Strickland discusses how data and evidence can improve lives on this panel.

**Updated with a post from the “What Works” data and evidence panel this morning:

 

SXSW showcases innovations in music, art and technology in fun, interactive ways. The event runs from March 11 – 20 in Austin, Texas.

For more information, follow along at #SXSW2016, catch the live streams and learn more about art, communications and technology!