The President is teaming up with the people who put together South by Southwest to put together his own version of the festival called South by South Lawn. The one day event will feature short student films, panel discussions and live musical performances. According to a statement released by the White House the event will “bring together creators, innovators, and organizers who work day in and day out to improve the lives of their fellow Americans and people around the world.”
The White House is accepting nominations for the line up until September 10 at 5pm. South by South Lawn is scheduled for October 3. Detail here.