Chief Programming Officer at SXSW. Other passions include the Boston Red Sox, reading, exercise when possible and sleep sleep sleep.
RT @whurley: Per the usual @Hugh_W_Forrest & @sxsw have assembled an #awesome selection of #startups run by some #amazing #Entrepreneurs fo…
RT @sxsw: In this #SXSW Session, listen to @EstherPerel discuss how changing the corporate culture can be as simple as recognizing and appr…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch. Passbase is an identity verification solution that allows developers to confirm users through a combination of liveness detection, one-to-one facial comparison & forensic ID authenticity checks. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @Passbase #identity #startup
The 2020 SXSW Gaming Expo runs March 19-21 at Palmer Events Center and is free to attend with your SXSW badge. Or get in with a Three Day Wristband, which also gains you access to the SXSW Gaming Awards. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #ATX #gaming #videogames #cosplayers
SXSW 2020 begins in just 16 days!! All badgeholders gain free admission to the Gaming Expo. Or buy a Three Day Wristband to attend this exciting playspace (plus the Gaming Awards, gaming-focused films & the eMLS Cup). medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #ATX #videogames #gaming
RT @Erikals7: This interview was so fun! To think that #SXSW still considers itself a startup 🖤🙏🏽 -- Thank you @Hugh_W_Forrest for talking…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020: Praxis Labs is a startup from Palo Alto that uses virtual reality to help organizations increase diversity, inclusion and belonging in their workplaces. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #diversity #inclusion @praxis_labs #VR #founders
Only 17 days until SXSW 2020 begins. If you are registered for the event, have you bought your BBQ Crash Course ticket yet? medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #BBQ #food #innovation #creativity @elsigh
Meet them at SXSW Pitch! Waycare tackles the ever-increasing issues of traffic congestion and fatalities with a cloud-based platform that provides traffic management solutions for cities around the U.S. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #artificialintelligence @WayCareTech
The 2020 election is one of the bigger underlying themes at this year's SXSW Conference. Check out these 10 panels and presentations that address the many challenges we face for Tuesday, November 3. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Elections2020 #Election2020 #disinformation
RT @StitchCrew7: 🎙️EP 21🎙️ @sxsw began in 1987 + has emerged as 1 of the world’s most influential conf + festivals. Join us as we talk to @…
Misinformation, disinformation, cyber-attacks, deep fakes and other threats to legitimacy. These 10 sessions at this year's SXSW outline the many significant challenges that we face for the upcoming 2020 presidential election. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #voting #Elections2020
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020: The San Francisco-based startup Lofty AI connects buyers to properties that are primed for rapid appreciation in 30 different markets. #SXSW #startup medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #RealEstate @LoftyAi #founder #innovation #creativity #investing
Sessions to note before you vote! So many thought-provoking panels and presentations at the 2020 SXSW Conference that focus on the November presidential election. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Election2020 @camillefrancois @Graphika_NYC
Only 18 days until SXSW begins! Familiarize yourself with the 2020 Book Reading program, which hosts some of the event's most innovative and insightful speakers. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #books #innovation @annawiener @andrewmarantz @MikeIsaac @Kathy_Valentine @michellepking
Meet them at SXSW Pitch: PurePlus is a startup that upcycles the 20% of fruits and vegetables that get rejected by stores, turning this potential waste into a healthy and delicious candy wafer called FAVES. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #Sustainability #upcycle #Founder
Meet them at SXSW Pitch: Virsix Games re-imagines how people play together by remixing analogue play with cutting-edge emerging technologies such as AI, voice-activated smart speakers, augmented reality & more. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup @virsix @NolanBushnell #games
November on our minds, even in March. Check out 10 of the most intriguing sessions about the 2020 Presidential election scheduled for this year's SXSW. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Elections2020 #politics
RT @whurley: Per the usual @Hugh_W_Forrest & @sxsw have assembled an #awesome selection of #startups run by some #amazing #Entrepreneurs fo…
The world’s top startups showcase their talents at SXSW Pitch! See the full list of the 50 finalists for 2020, plus read insightful interviews with these innovative founders. austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-the… #SXSW #startup #Entrepreneur #founder #entrepreneurlife #innovation #creativity
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020: Collective Liberty collaborates across industries, agencies, and survivor-support groups to create data-driven approaches that will eradicate human trafficking. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #HumanTrafficking @CollectLib @RochelleKeyhan
Meet them at SXSW Pitch: The Seattle-based startup Syndio enables global organizations to analyze and resolve pay gaps due to gender or race -- and to stay in compliance over time. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #workplace #startup #EqualPayForEqualWork @syndioinc #entrepreneur
Hey 19! The countdown to SXSW 2020 continues. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #tradeshow #innovation #creativity #Austin #ATX
Less than three weeks until go-time for SXSW 2020. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #ATX #innovation #creativity #startups
RT @plutopia: Dive into history and happenings at @sxsw via this interview with Chief Programming Officer @Hugh_W_Forrest. https://t.co/dY…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020: NeelAgil Technologies has developed an oral insulin technology for diabetes patients, which could help millions of people around the world by providing painless and cost-effective therapy. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #diabetes #insulin #HealthTech
If you are attending SXSW 2020 in March in Austin, then maximize your experience by taking a few minutes to familiarize yourself with the new-and-improved Attendee Services Hub. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation
Meet them at SXSW Pitch: Quantstamp is a Y Combinator-backed startup that is enabling safer and more reliable blockchain applications -- and has helped a broad range of enterprises to innovate securely. austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-fin… #SXSW #startup #blockchain @Quantstamp #entrepreneur
Meet this startup at SXSW Pitch 2020: Votem promises to make voting more accessible, to restore trust in elections, and to serve election management bodies and their constituents. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startups #voting #election @votem #blockchain #trust @VotemPete
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Win a free badge for SXSW 2020 at the Austin Music Tech Meet Up on Tues Feb 18 at 7pm at Capital Factory. This get-together is also a great opportunity to learn about the AI-powered 21st century music industry ecosystem. #SXSW #Austin #ATX @CFStartupEvents medium.com/@hugh_w_forres…
RT @erin_peavey: Adding one more on the importance of places and programs that help us #ConnectIRL schedule.sxsw.com/2020/events/PP… #SXSW #loneli…
Attend the Austin Music Tech Meet Up on Tues, Feb 18 at 7pm at Capital Factory to learn more about the data-driven record labels of the future. And to be in the running to win a free badge for SXSW 2020! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @CFStartupEvents #Austin #ATX #FutureMusic
Tonight (Tues, Feb 18) at 7pm at Capital Factory! Attend the Austin Music Tech Meet Up to learn about the AI-enhanced record labels of the future -- and to possibly win a FREE badge for SXSW 2020. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @CFStartupEvents #SXSW #Austin #ATX @warnermusic @lberga8
Meet them at SXSW Pitch: The Amsterdam-based startup Skilllab addresses the fact that only about 25% of refugees participate in the European labor market, while companies suffer from a significant shortage of skilled labor. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #refugees
The future is far beyond touch: Ten sessions at the 2020 SXSW Conference that cover the post-screen interfaces of tomorrow. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #design #invisible #future @neurable #interface #innovation #creativity
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020! The Virtualitics Immersive Platform is an advanced data analytics platform that allows anyone, regardless of their background, to get fast and actionable insights from complex data. #SXSW #startups #data medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @virtualiticsVR #VR
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020! FilmChain manages end-to-end financial transactions in media, powered by blockchain. Its platform collects and allocates revenues in real-time, from tickets sold to filmmakers’ pockets. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #blockchain @Film_Chain
RT @AndresRestrepo: Chief Programming Officer for South by Southwest (@sxsw), @Hugh_W_Forrest, welcomes Quebec mission delegates heading to…
Deadline for this discount price is 11:59 pm Pacific Time: Today (Friday, February 14) is the final day to save $125 on your badge for SXSW 2020! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation #inspiration
RT @AndrewLeeReal: Heads up for anyone attending SXSW 2020 ⤵️ #sxsw2020 #sxsw twitter.com/hugh_w_forrest…
We heart February 14! Here are 10 sessions scheduled for this year's SXSW Conference that contemplate our ever-changing 21st-century concepts of love and connection. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #love #Valentines2020 @Catherine_Price @kevinroose @bryonycole #sex @aaciman @Cirque
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020! The Seoul-based startup Looxid Labs integrates biometrics into their VR/AR/MR platform. Its AI system reads a users' biosignals to decode their cognitive and emotional states. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup @looxidlabs #VR #VirtualReality #MR
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RT @DDubgaming: @Reggie @Hugh_W_Forrest @sxsw @Twitter I hope your post retired life is good Reggie. Keep doin good things
RT @EstevanAviles: SXSW is where you go to be inspired. To address challenges that reshape industries. A place where you connect and make m…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020! With one elegant, modular, and intelligent system, the Austin-based startup Renzoe Box solves makeup waste and clutter, and simplifies a daily beauty routine. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #Austin #Entrepreneur #founder
"That is why I chose to take my message to SXSW … both to provide a stimulating point of view, and to be stimulated by other opinions and perspectives." Reggie Fils-Aimé talks about why he is keynoting in Austin on Monday, March 16. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @Reggie #gamedev
"As an industry, gaming is bigger than music, bigger than movies and bigger than TV in terms of annual revenue." Learn more about the game industry from Reggie Fils-Aimé, the March 16 keynote speaker at SXSW 2020. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #gamedevelopment @Reggie #innovation
"As an industry, gaming is bigger than music, bigger than movies and bigger than television in terms of annual revenue." Learn more about the game industry from Mon, March 16 SXSW keynote speaker Reggie Fils-Aimé. schedule.sxsw.com/2020/events/PP… #SXSW #gamedevelopment @Reggie #innovation
RT @martinmarteen: Two things I love to talk about the most are joining forces tonight: SXSW & Founder Institute. Join me as we hear from @…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020: DrumG's Titanium Network technology provides critical consensus pricing analytics to banks while returning true data ownership back to the individual institutions. austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-fin… #SXSW #startup #entrepreneurs #blockchain #innovation
RT @FoundingTexas: TONIGHT in Austin: Learn how you can maximize your startup's presence at #SXSW 2020 with an insightful discussion led by…
Today (Tue, Feb 11) is the day of the big big SXSW Keynote & Featured Speaker announcement. Stay tuned to the website for even more creative industry thought-leaders to make your March-in-Austin experience even more impactful. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation
Make your onsite experience in March in Austin so much easier! Have you looked into all the ways that the SXSW Attendee Hub can help you? medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
So much more exciting SXSW 2020 Keynote and Featured Speaker content to be revealed on Tuesday, February 11. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #innovation #creativity #inspiration
Ten more standout sessions in the new Space track at SXSW 2020. This track runs Wed, March 18 thru Fri, March 20. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #space @shaka_lulu @Annaleen @HyperSciences #innovation #inspiration @Ursa_Major_Tech @NASA @vdadmahi @starburstaero #creativity
RT @sxsw: We asked some of the younger members of the #SXSW family to illustrate some of our favorite band names from the 2020 lineup. http…
2020 SXSW Pitch finalist Arist helps organizations create text message courses. These text message courses enjoy completion rates that are up to 20 times higher than other types of digital learning. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup @babson @learnarist @realioffe #Founder
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Another impressive startup to connect with at SXSW Pitch 2020! Based in Portugal, Betmarkets empowers its users to become investors in sports betting by selecting experts and automatically replicating their bets. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #Entrepreneur @Betmarkets_io
Love the Valentine's Day discount! Save $125 on your badge for SXSW 2020 if you purchase before 11:59 pm Pacific Time on Friday, February 14. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation #inspiration
So many great SXSW panels and presentations on Saturday, March 21: Don't leave the 2020 event early or you will miss out on these standout sessions! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #innovation #creativity #inspiration
RT @AlonGrinshpoon: So proud of our team at @_echoAR_! Read our #SXSW Pitch Finalist interview & see us present at @sxs in Austin TX (3:3…
RT @_echoAR_: Read our SXSW Pitch Finalist interview on AustinStartups.com! Come say hello when we present at @sxsw (3:30pm, Saturday…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020 in Austin in March! echoAR is a content management system (CMS) and delivery network (CDN) that allow developers to build their AR app backend in minutes. austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-fin… #SXSW #startup #AR #AugmentedReality #founder #Entrepreneur @_echoAR_
Tuesday, February 11 brings the biggest Keynote and Featured Speaker announcement of the 2020 SXSW season. So excited about all these amazing last-minute additions to this year's lineup! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #inspiration #startup #innovation
RT @digiDaybook: Ok I'm pumped for big SXSW Keynote and Featured speaker announcement scheduled for Tuesday, February 11 from @Hugh_W_Forre…
RT @sxsw: 80 new Showcasing Artists for the 2020 #SXSW Music Festival coming in hot including @diamondplatnumz @MissMargoPrice, @imkenthema…
RT @sxsw: We just announced our Midnighters, Festival Favorites, Shorts, Episodic Pilots, Virtual Cinema and More for the 2020 #SXSW Film F…
RT @misasongbird: Really excited to see what's ahead! 👏 twitter.com/Hugh_W_Forrest…
Even more incredible thought-leaders to help inspire your next-level creativity! Another big big big SXSW Keynote and Featured speaker announcement scheduled for Tuesday, February 11. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation #inspiration
RT @andreaandric: Chatting US elections at @PauseFest with @getDigital and @Hugh_W_Forrest #pause2020 controversial topic! https://t.co/jJZ…
Meet them at SXSW Pitch 2020! The AVA Byte growing system empowers users to produce food at home with compostable plant pods that grow fresh herbs year-round with just a push of a button. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup @AVASmartGarden #hydroponics @asiangirlsmiles
RT @wendyhowell711: Shananigans make @sxsw go round! Thanks to all of your who make this work! It must also be sprinkled w magical unicorn…
Tonight (Tues Feb 4) at the Austin Forum, learn about "Health Tech: How Technology, and Austin, Will Help You Live Longer & Better." Speakers include Scott Collins & Dr Jordan Amadio. One lucky attendee wins free SXSW 2020 badge. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @AustinForum #SXSW
Meet StrongSalt at SXSW Pitch 2020: By introducing the ability to safely search and share encrypted data, this startup improves security and creates the potential for broader adoption of data encryption. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @getstrongsalt #encryption #startup #founders
RT @AmadioMD: Thanks @Hugh_W_Forrest - see you tomorrow, just warming up for my #sxsw2020 talk! 🤓 twitter.com/hugh_w_forrest…
RT @MaderManTX: SXSW Pitch: The 50 Finalists for 2020 by @Hugh_W_Forrest austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-the…
From "Betting Big on the Future of Sports Wagering" to "Redefining Masculinity: Let's Start Questioning," here are ten intriguing SXSW 2020 sessions that go well with Super Bowl Sunday. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #SuperBowl2020 #innovation #creativity #inspiration #SuperBowl
Still time to RSVP! Learn more about "Health Tech: How Technology, and Austin, Will Help You Live Longer & Better" at the Austin Forum on Tues, Feb 4. One lucky attendee will win a FREE badge for SXSW 2020. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @AustinForum #SXSW @AmadioMD #Austin #HealthTech
RT @sxsw: Meet the finalists for the 2020 #SXSW Innovation Awards! ow.ly/fjKq50y9ju3
RT @TradeTexasBig: SXSW Pitch Finalist: Cove.tool by @Hugh_W_Forrest austinstartups.com/sxsw-pitch-fin…
In honor of today's Big Game, check out these ten super sessions focused on football (and the game of life) that are scheduled for SXSW 2020. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SuperBowl #SXSW @Rickthelaureate #creativity #innovation #startup @JasonFox70 @SamiGrisafe @HarrellKeenan
SXSW Pitch 2020 brings together 50 of the world's top startups. Hometowns represented in this competition include Munich, Seoul, Queensland, Paris, Vancouver, Palo Alto, London, Sydney, Copenhagen, Cairo, Amsterdam and (of course) Austin. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #startups #SXSW
RT @quiccvideo: @Hugh_W_Forrest Thanks for the plug! We are really excited to bring our vision to the stage at #SXSW2020 🙌
Meet him at SXSW Pitch 2020! Quicc's Mike Mathia talks about the strength of midwest startups: "Wichita entrepreneurs have the perfect blend of creative drive matched with a strong core work ethic." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startups @quiccvideo #innovation #entrepreneurship
RT @sxsw: Meet the finalists for the 2020 #SXSW Innovation Awards! ow.ly/fjKq50y9ju3
RT @LynGraft: Day 2 of the Billionaire Week for Women in Austin #BWW20 at @thelinehotel. Inspiring & supercharged connection environment se…
Another cool startup that will be part of SXSW Pitch 2020! Quicc creates automated captions in 11 languages and dialects to ensure maximum accessibility and increased engagement to video content. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startups @quiccvideo #accessibility #Entrepreneurship
RT @KweeLanTeo: Thank you to @Hugh_W_Forrest of SXSW for introducing the new Space Track at Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce PowerUp Tech…
Meet this amazing startup at SXSW Pitch on March 14-15! Cove.tool helps users find smarter ways to make their buildings energy efficient while saving on construction costs. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startups #entrepreneurs @cove_tool #founder #energyefficiency @GreenSandeep1
Says Stine Mølgaard Sørensen of Radiobotics: "I think the word AI is over-hyped. I’d rather talk about Augmented Intelligence, which I believe fits the current situation better." Meet Stine and her startup at SXSW Pitch 2020! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #startups #SXSW @radiobotics
The early bird gets the best networking! This morning (Fri, Jan 31) at the SXSW Center, get your game on at the ATX Game Makers Meet Up. Today's theme is "Show Me the Money." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #ATX @EstevanAviles @patrickmcurry @TallGamer #gaming #gamedev
RT @digiDaybook: #SXSW2020 Innovation Awards Finalists Announced + Hall of Fame Inductee Nonny de la Peña @ImmersiveJourno https://t.co/YBo…
RT @AmadioMD: Come talk health tech at the next @AustinForum event: Tues., Feb 4, 6PM--free w RSVP, and a chance to win a #SXSW2020 badge…
 
 
 
 
 
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