The panel process puts the suggestions up for vote by the community and that voting period will end at midnight on Friday. If you have a few spare moments, please consider voting for our panel (and any others that pique your interest. (Registration is required to vote).
Our proposal is here:
The general Panel Picker page is here:
Once the votes are counted the SXSW panel will take 3-4 weeks to decide which panels will get the green light.