Chief Programming Officer at SXSW. Other passions include the Boston Red Sox, reading, exercise when possible and sleep sleep sleep.
Stay tuned to the SXSW website on Tues, Oct 16 to see the biggest and bestest SXSW Conference announcement of the season! More than 500 sessions for March 2018 will be revealed! #SXSW medium.com/@hugh_w_forres…
Tonight (Tues, Oct 16) at Capital Factory. Attend the Austin Music Tech Meet Up to learn more about 2019 SXSW Conference programming and to have a chance to win a FREE FREE FREE badge for the 2019 event. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @CFStartupEvents #Music #startup
RT @stevencook: Hey #startup peeps, the #SXSW Pitch 2019 deadline to apply is Nov. 15 11:59pm CST. This global competition - in its 11th y…
RT @Hugh_W_Forrest: The biggest SXSW conference announcement of the 2019 season comes on October 16. Watch sxsw.com for comp…
RT @KenTabor: Believe me when I say - this is always a big day - for we hopeful speakers. Find out who makes it in. It's always an honor! h…
Yes, 500+ sessions will be revealed tomorrow. Tuesday, October 16 is the biggest SXSW Conference announcement for the 2019 season, with sessions in all 25 tracks. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
Creating data-driven solutions for the underserved healthcare population! Be part of the first ever National Health Equity Hackathon from Oct 19-21 at Capital Factory in Austin. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @CFStartupEvents #health #hackathon @healergizing @brianjameslang
RT @EUintheUS: Excited to announce that Commissioner @vestager will join @sxsw in March 2019 as part of their featured speakers lineup. #EU…
Two of the top elements that makes Central Texas so cool! Attend the Austin Music Tech Meet Up on Tuesday, October 16 at Capital Factory for a chance to win a FREE badge to SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW @CFStartupEvents #startups #Music @lberga8
"PLAN. PLAN. PLAN. Scope out the potential investors, customers, advisors, or other individuals you want to meet as far in advance as possible." Great advice via 2018 SXSW Pitch winner PolyPort on how to make the most out of March in Austin. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup
The biggest SXSW conference announcement of the 2019 season comes on October 16. Watch sxsw.com for complete details on the 500+ sessions that will be revealed on Tuesday. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #MarchMagic #creativity #innovation
RT @angel189: “SXSW 2019: Giant Oct 16 Announcement” by @Hugh_W_Forrest #SXSW medium.com/@hugh_w_forres…
George Philip Wright from the 2018 SXSW Pitch winner Vochlea Music: "If you told me three years ago that one day I’d be beatboxing in front of that many people, I’d have found it very hard to believe." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startups @Vochlea #Entrepreneur @inventorGeorge
RT @wendyhowell711: Shout out to @Hugh_W_Forrest for all that you do in our community! twitter.com/austinchamber/…
The biggest SXSW Conference announcement of the season comes on Tuesday, October 16 with more than 500 total sessions revealed. Stay tuned to the SXSW website for complete details on all this incredible content! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation
Thursday, October 11 is the deadline day for the 2019 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards. Does your new digital project fit into one of the 13 cool categories? medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
You've got questions and we've got answers! See you 8 am on Wednesday morning (October 10) at the offices of the Austin Chamber of Commerce for a SXSW 2019 AMA. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @AustinChamber #SXSW
RT @reedsmith: Health, Med, & BioTech folks - time is almost up for the SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards. Check out @Hugh_W_Forrest post…
You can't vote in the November general election if you don't register. Today (Tuesday, October 9) is the final day to fill out the quick and easy online paperwork. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #RegisterAndVote #vote #Register
RT @CaseyGerald: So, @sxsw is giving away one free badge for 2019 at Thursday’s event in Austin for TWBNMH 👀 7PM @ @BookPeople w/ the fam…
RT @NolanMelson: Hey @CapgeminiAIE, I think you should submit a project or product for the #SXSW2019 Interactive Innovation Awards! #SXSW #…
More Keynotes and Featured Speakers for SXSW 2019 announced today (including Joseph Lubin, Wyclef Jean, Maria Shriver, Zoe Saldana & many more). Get more context on this announcement on morning of Wed, Oct 10 at Austin Chamber. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @AustinChamber #SXSW
Hey digital creatives wanting to leverage the power of the March Magic platform! Two more days to enter your project in the 2019 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards. Applications close end of day on Oct 11. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity #innovation #startups #founders
RT @sxsw: ICYMI: @PatrickAwuahJr, Founder & President of @Ashesi in Ghana will keynote @sxswEDU! ow.ly/nUQs30m2Ooi
Attention Texas voters! Tues, Oct 9 is the last day to register to vote for the November General Election. Registering online takes only a few minutes to complete. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Texas #RegisterToVote #vote
RT @kelljokrause: Ask the @sxsw boss-man anything on Wed! RSVP 👇🏻 #SXSW twitter.com/hugh_w_forrest…
RT @NolanMelson: Last week I got one of my Marine #veteran friends to register to vote. He’s 34 and has never voted in his life. The next s…
RT @NCRDorg: Great seeing @Hugh_W_Forrest representing @sxsw at the @NACCE #NACCE2018 conference. @NatlEshipweek @RuralRISE https://t.co/…
RT @Mikaela_ATX: Excited to here what @Hugh_W_Forrest has to say about SXSW 2019 Wednesday morning! (...and the breakfast tacos, pumped abo…
Tuesday, October 9 is deadline day for voter registration in the Lone Star State for the November election. Get your paperwork in and engage in the process -- doing the paperwork online only takes a few short minutes! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Texas #Vote #VoterRegistration
Casey Gerald comes to BookPeople in Austin on the evening of Thursday, October 11. Attend this special event for a chance to win a FREE badge to SXSW 2019! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @BookPeople @CaseyGerald #books @riverheadbooks
RT @hannah_sager: Grab some breakfast with @Hugh_W_Forrest on Wednesday, and learn more about 2019 SXSW! Also, find out more about what to…
Still spots open, so RSVP now! I'll be speaking at an Ask Me Anything about SXSW 2019 session on Wednesday morning, October 10 at the offices of the Austin Chamber (535 East 5th St). medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @AustinChamber #Austin
"Attack each day with energy and a sense of adventure. Learn something cool, try something fun, and be willing to change your plans when new opportunity comes up!" Great advice from 2018 SXSW Pitch winner ARwall. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @ARwallco #AugmentedReality #startup
RT @wendyhowell711: Rock the vote people! twitter.com/hugh_w_forrest…
RT @sxsw: Huge congrats to 2018 #SXSW Interactive Innovation Award Winner @livia__se on being named a #MacFellow! twitter.com/macfound/statu…
Oct 19-21 at Capital Factory. The Health Equity Hackathon provides innovators with open source data around the social determinants of health and drives data-driven solutions to help eliminate obstacles preventing better healthcare. hacking.healthcare @EquityHackathon #Austin
At 7:00 pm on Monday, October 8 at BookPeople in Austin: Comedian (and SXSW alum) Erin Gibson talks about her new book "Feminasty." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @BookPeople @gibblertron #books
On Wednesday morning, October 10 in Austin, I'll talk about next year's SXSW Conference programming as well as answer your many other questions about the quickly-approaching 2019 event. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW @AustinChamber #creativity
RT @jmccarter80: If you know any sane people in Texas, you may want to make sure they are registered to vote. twitter.com/Hugh_W_Forrest…
Nonprofits learn the tools they need to succeed in a crowded event market on Tues, Oct 23 at the Art of the Gala in Austin. Keynote by Grammy nominee Jack Ingram. Buy tickets now before they are all gone! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #nonprofit @givingcity @MonicaMWilliams
RT @dbryanjones: Texans - please register to vote. Please confirm your registration. Please tell your friends, your family, your coworkers…
Texas residents have only two more days to register to vote for the November 2018 General Election. Signing up online is quick and easy-- but do it before end of day on October 9! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #vote #Election2018
Good news for procrastinators! The entry deadline for the 2019 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards has been extended to the end of the day on Thurs, Oct 11. 13 different categories and finalists win two free badges! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Awards #innovation #creativity
Learn a lot more about SXSW 2019 at an ask me anything session on the morning of Wed, Oct 10 at the offices of the Austin Chamber (535 East 5th Street). Free to attend, plus free coffee and breakfast tacos! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW #askmeanything @AustinChamber
The comedian / author Erin Gibson comes to BookPeople in Austin on the evening of Monday, October 8 to talk about her new release "Feminasty." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @BookPeople @gibblertron #books
RT @sxsw: Get in front of investors who can help take your #startup to the next level at the 2019 #SXSW Pitch event. Apply by the October 4…
RT @sxsw: Thousands of investors from around the world flock to #SXSW each year looking for the next big thing. Is your startup it? https:/…
RT @dotdjohnson: @bluefishds Mark- spread the word to Mobie startups! twitter.com/hugh_w_forrest…
Hey startups! Thursday, October 4 is the early-bird deadline for SXSW Pitch 2019. Get your application into the system by 11:59 pm PT tonight to save $120 on the entry fee. sxsw.com/apply-to-parti… #SXSW #startups #founders #pitch #Entrepreneurship
SXSW Pitch showcases some of the world's best startups! Read more about DroneSeed, which won the Enterprise and Smart Data category at the March 2018 competition. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #startup #Entrepreneur #drone @DroneSeed #founder
SXSW 2019 at Austin Startup Week! Come to the Refinery (612 Brazos St) at 2:15 pm on Thurs, Oct 4 to learn more about all the entrepreneur-focused content planned for next March. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW @AtxStartupWeek @therefineryatx @AustinChamber @valentinechris
Get more information about SXSW 2019 on Thurs, October 4 (at Austin Startup Week) and on Wed, October 10 (at the Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce). medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW @AustinChamber @AtxStartupWeek #startup #Entrepreneur #founder @CFStartupEvents
Tonight (Tues, Oct 2) at the Austin Forum: "Power: Providing More Energy for More People." Attend for a chance to win a free badge for SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW #energy @AustinForum @austinenergy @AustinPublicLib
RT @JoeDoyleHealth: It's time to get in your innovation submissions, healthcare friends. Three more days! twitter.com/Hugh_W_Forrest…
The 2nd annual Women in Tech Summit kicks off Austin Startup Week on Mon, Oct 1 at Capital Factory. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @AtxStartupWeek @CFStartupEvents #Austin #startups #womenintech #founders
RT @dancharvey: Time is ticking on entering amazing work for @sxsw’s Interactive Innovation Awards. Get in!! twitter.com/Hugh_W_Forrest…
RT @sxsw: Get to know our first round of Keynotes announced for #SXSW 2019: @Kevin Systrom, @martinoxon, and Shirley Manson & @laurenevemay…
RT @sxsw: Accepted works will be displayed in non-traditional spaces.Use that to your advantage by creating a one-of-a-kind installation th…
RT @sxsw: We’ve created a list of ten trends highlighting the ideas and technologies shaping the future that will be on display at #SXSW 20…
Catch up with all the innovations at Austin Energy and possibly win a free badge for SXSW 2019 at the Tuesday, October 2 edition of the Austin Forum. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @AustinForum @AustinPublicLib #SXSW @austinenergy #energy
RT @ewhitmore: Want *ANOTHER* great @StartupWeek & more great partners? Check out #ATXStartupWeek and this content from @sxsw: “Learn About…
Learn more about how entrepreneurs can get involved with SXSW 2019 on Thurs, Oct 4 at Austin Startup Week. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #startups @valentinechris @CFStartupEvents @AtxStartupWeek @AustinChamber #entrepreneurs
"Power: Providing More Energy for More People.” RSVP now for the Tues evening, Oct 2 edition of the Austin Forum with Karl Popham, the Manager for Emerging Technologies and Electric Vehicles at Austin Energy. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW @AustinForum @austinenergy
RT @AustinChamber: Excited for @sxsw 2019? Join us on Wednesday, Oct. 10 for TechTalk with SXSW's @Hugh_W_Forrest! Learn more about the con…
On Thurs, Sept 27 at BookPeople in Austin, legendary musician and activist Wayne Kramer talks with Alejandro Escovedo about his new book "The Hard Stuff: Dope, Crime, the MC5, and My Life of Impossibilities.” medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin @BookPeople @aescovedo1 @waynekramer
Tonight at Capital Factory in Austin! Attend the Texas Crypto Meet Up featuring Kim Raath of Topl. Plus a chance to win a free badge for SXSW 2019 next March. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin @CFStartupEvents @topl_protocol #Crypto #cryptocurrency #blockchain #startup
2018 Austin Startup Week arrives in a mere seven days. Be sure to attend the SXSW-focused session on the afternoon of Thursday, Oct 4 for a chance to win a free badge! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #startups #entrepreneurs @AtxStartupWeek @CFStartupEvents #founders
Anne Bogel at BookPeople at 7:00 pm on Mon, Sept 24. Hear her talk about her recently-released collection of essays "I’d Rather Be Reading: The Delights and Dilemmas of the Reading Life." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @AnneBogel @BookPeople #Austin
RT @sxsw: Learn more about research into the medical uses for psychedelics in this Featured Session with @tferriss and Dr. Roland R. Griffi…
RT @topl_protocol: Founder and CFO @kcraath is excited to be going to the Crypto Meetup tomorrow at @CapitalFactory in Austin! She is the s…
RT @topl_protocol: Founder and CFO @kcraath is excited to be going to the Crypto Meetup tomorrow at @CapitalFactory in Austin! #atx #crypto…
Attend the Texas Crypto Meet Up on Mon, Sept 24 at 6pm at Capital Factory. Great information, great networking and a great chance to win a FREE badge for SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin #blockchain #Crypto @CFStartupEvents @texascryptos @topl_protocol
She wrote the book on reading more books: Catch Anne Bogel at BookPeople in Austin on Monday, September 24. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @BookPeople #Austin @AnneBogel
Learn more about working moms and blockchain, as well as startup stress and ocean cleanup efforts in this week's installment of "Five Reads." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @zigzagpod #SXSW #reading @manoushz @jpoyant
Thursday, September 20 is the early entry deadline for the SXSW Art Program. Please send us your ultra-innovative visual art projects for a chance to display them during March Magic 2019! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #art
Three days of great sessions, great speakers, great brainstorms and great networking! Creatives Meet Business Experience 2018 starts September 20 in Austin! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #creativity #entrepreneurs #innovation @CreateMeetBiz @jrubin @bijoy @aviscosi
2019 SXSW Art Program early entry deadline is end of the day on Thursday, September 20. If you're all about the visual innovation, then we want to hear from you! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #art #creativity
See you at 7pm tonight at Capital Factory for the monthly Austin Music Tech Meet Up. In addition to lots cool content and incredible networking, this event is your chance to win a free badge for SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @CFStartupEvents @lberga8 #SXSW
Enter your new digital creation in the 2019 SXSW Interactive Innovation Awards. Final application deadline is Thursday, October 4. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #innovation #Competition #Awards
Stop by the Austin Music Tech Meet Up on Tues, Sept 18 at 7pm at Capital Factory (701 Brazos). Great networking, great content and a great chance to win a free badge for SXSW 2019! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @CFStartupEvents @JoshuaBaer #meetup @lberga8 @ATXMusicTech #startup
Only a few more hours to save $500 on your badge for SXSW 2019. Prices increase at 11:59 pm Pacific Time on Monday, September 17. After you register, book your downtown hotel room. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
7pm on Tuesday, September 18 at Capital Factory: Attend the Austin Music Tech Meet Up to learn cool things, meet interesting people and win a free badge to SXSW 2019! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #Austin @CFStartupEvents #Music
Austin Blockchain Collective Meet Up for September starts in a few hours at Capital Factory. Stop by for outstanding information, great networking and a chance to win a free badge for SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #blockchain @CFStartupEvents @atxblockcollect
Learn more about the Central Texas blockchain ecosystem (and be eligible to win a badge for SXSW 2019) at the Austin Blockchain Collective Community Meet Up on Monday, September 17 at 7:00 pm at Capital Factory. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Austin #SXSW #blockchain #cryptocurrency
Very excited that Douglas Rushkoff is returning to the Featured Speaker lineup for SXSW 2019 -- and also excited about his new book "Team Human." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW @rushkoff
Monday, September 17 is the final final final day to save a whopping $500 on registration fees for SXSW 2019. After you buy your badge, book your downtown hotel room and you'll be completely set for March Magic! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
Attend the Austin Blockchain Collective Community Meet Up on Monday evening, September 17 at Capital Factory for a chance to win a free badge to SXSW 2019. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @atxblockcollect @CFStartupEvents #Austin #blockchain #cryptocurrency @JoshuaBaer
RT @DanielleDuran7: Better get your badge at the good price. Go @sxsw!! twitter.com/Hugh_W_Forrest…
RT @sxsw: There’s still time to save! The early registration deadline for #SXSW 2019 has been extended to 11:59 PM PT on Monday, September…
RT @JpMaxMan: I'm hitting SXSW 2019 looking for some fun people to hang with. If you're on the fence pull the trigger and get your badge! h…
Save $500 if you register for SXSW 2019 this weekend. Early-bird registration rates expire at end of day on Monday, September 17. After you buy your badge, book your lodging for March Magic. Still some great rooms available downtown. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #MarchMagic
Early-bird discount deadline extended for four more days! Save $500 on your SXSW 2019 badge if you buy it before the end of the day on Monday, September 17. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
Four more days to save $500 on March Magic! SXSW 2019 early-bird badge prices extended until the end of the day on Mon, Sept 17. After you register, book your lodging. Still a few downtown hotels with choice rooms remaining for next year's event. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW
Harrison Barnes insightful conversation with Ta-Nahisi Coates about his recent book “We Were Eight Years in Power" highlights this week's edition of Five Reads. medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #Reading #creativity
Save $500 if you buy your badge for SXSW 2019 on Thurs, Sept 13. Prices increase at 11:59 pm Pacific Time tonight. After you buy your badge, then book your lodging for March Magic. Convenient downtown rooms are quickly disappearing! medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… #SXSW #creativity
Sat evening, Sept 15 at the Central Presbyterian Church in Austin (200 E 8th St), catch DeRay Mckesson talk about his new book "On the Other Side of Freedom: A Case for Hope." medium.com/@hugh_w_forres… @deray @BookPeople #Austin @cpcatx
 
 
 
 
 
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