Treehouse NewsTreehouse at SXSW 2017


Faye Bridge
writes on February 23, 2017

This March in the one and only Austin, TX, Treehouse will join one of the most diverse and inventive communities in the world at SXSW 2017. For those who are attending (or others who are in the Austin area), we have a few events you should check out. If you aren’t lucky enough to be attending this year, our social team will be covering the highlights of SXSW so you can keep up with the action!

Attending SXSWedu or Interactive? Mark your calendars with these Treehouse events (did we mention free Voodoo Doughnuts?)!

“Johnny Can’t Code: The Quest for Digital Literacy” – Wednesday, March 8th

Treehouse at SXSWFormer Facebook Executive and current CRO at Treehouse, Mike Fox, will chart a course for creating digital literacy in today’s students. Attend the SXSWedu Show & Tell on March 8th at 2pm to get digital and coding advice that you can use long after SXSW is over!

Fox will demonstrate the impact software continues to have on our lives and how the need to learn to code is rapidly growing and becoming a skill set required both inside and outside of the traditional world of technology. Ask questions in advance or share ideas by using the hashtag #johnnycantcode with us on Twitter.

Happy Hour at Old School Bar & Grill – Wednesday, March 8th

Treehouse at sxswUnwind from a long day by joining us for live music, an open bar, great food, and the opportunity to meet and chat with industry leaders on March 8th from 6-9pm at Old School Bar & Grill.

All attendees will receive an exclusive SXSW 30-day free trial of Treehouse for Business and will have the opportunity to receive a 10-seat Treehouse for Business account for a full year! Make sure you secure your spot as space is limited. Register now for the Happy Hour at Old School.

Voodoo Doughnuts Takeover – Monday, March 13th

Voodoo Doughnuts: 212 E 6th St, Austin, TX 78701


Like donuts and coffee? Join us for our Voodoo Doughnuts Takeover on March 13th from 2:30-4:30pm! Follow the hashtag #VoodooTakeover on Twitter to find out where the Treehouse team will be so you can claim your voucher for an exclusive Treehouse donut, a hot cup of coffee, and your free trial of Treehouse! Take a test-drive of the Treehouse Platform at the takeover to see how easily you can start learning technical skills.

Booth at SXSWedu – March 6th-9th

We’ll be at Booth 18 at #SXSWedu’s Industry Hub from March 6th-9th, and we’d love to show you how the Treehouse Platform has been able to help over 216k students gain technical skills to excel in the digital world. You can either schedule a meeting at SXSW or come find us on site! For more details about the Treehouse events this week, click here!

Social Takeover – March 8th-13th

Be sure to follow us here on the blog, and on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram as we cover key events happening at SXSW. Our team is attending a variety of key notes, workshops and other events, and will be reporting on the most interesting elements and learnings, just for our students and followers.

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