This year’s South By South West has a very interesting lineup of Latino-themed sessions. The best part: most of them are free and open to the public (i.e. no badge required!)

Below a list of the sessions: 

Thursday March 6

9:15 am – 5:00 pm

 Latin@s in Tech

Latin@s in Tech is a by-invitation gathering for Latin@ leaders throughout tech, including entrepreneurs, investors, media creators and social change workers.


Friday March 7

2 – 3 pm

 Chicapreneurs: Latinas in Technology –

 Seizing the Mobile Opportunity in Latin America –

 3:30 – 4:30 pm

 Bilingual Communities –

 What Would Cesar Chavez Tweet? Latinos & New Media –

 5 – 6 pm

 How Latino Entrepreneurs Can Win With Content –

 Latinos Use Technology For Culture Sustainability –

5 pm – 7 pm

 “What Would Cesar Chavez Tweet?” After Party – Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center

Saturday March 8

11 am – 12 pm

Fueling Social Movements Via Social –

 The Latino Digital Landscape: Insights & Solutions –

 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

 Technology’s Impact on Impact Investing –
Featuring Felipe Calderon – Former President of Mexico

3:30 – 4:30 pm

Blogueras Latinas & the Importance of their Voice –

 Trustparency Study: How to Build Natural Brands –

5 pm – 6 pm

How South America is Redefining Internet Democracy –

Argentina’s Creative & IT Sector in the U.S. –

Sunday March 9

11 am – 12 pm

Latinos: The Next Social Superstars –

 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm

Insert the Innovation Gene in Your Company’s DNA –

 Latinas As New Leaders in Tech Innovation –

 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm

 From Raw2IT – Colombia’s Challenges in a New World –

 Hacking Entrepreneurship from Government –

 Monday 7 pm


 Experience a common ground where Latino blogueros and influencers come together and revel in the mayhem of the SXSW Interactive Festival. The bloguero community has grown to become a loud and proud voice for Latinos on many issues and offer a unique perspective on the newest trends and inspirations.

 These Digitinos (Digital Latinos) have also become savvy leaders in the digital landscape and for this reason have mucho to offer when it comes to the tricks of the trade. We invite you to come to an event filled with all the digital flavor that gets a party started, and yes by party we mean a full grown pachanga with DJ , entertainment y más!

 For information and to RSVP-