SXSW Interactive Reveals its Keynote Speakers

First three keynote speakers for the festival on 2011 was announced by Southwest Interactive, namely, Christopher Poole, the founder of controversial website and cultural movement 4chan org; Blake Mycoskie, the founder of TOMS Shoes; and author Bruce Sterling.

Poole was recognized online as “moot”, and established 4chan as a teenager and has observed it turn out to be one the most well-liked and controversial locations on the Web.

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The famous for his benevolent efforts was Mycoskie and TOMS gives a couple of shoes to children needy for each pair they sell.

This year, Poole was at SXSW and was component of a rollicking Core Conversation in a packed room. 4chan is one of the biggest Web forums in the country and it is a network of now and then controversial message boards.

The thinker, science fiction author and a regular SXSWi speaker is Bruce Sterling and for all time draws a multitude. His enjoyable, far-ranging talks have been well-attended.

The first event in the annual SXSW music, movie and interactive festival the Austin Conference will be on March 11-15, 2011.

One comment

  1. Frank
    September 22, 2010 at 4:48 pm

    Nice! Looking forward to seeing these speakers, thanks for sharing. Can’t wait for sxsw this year!

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