An incubator of cutting-edge technologies and digital creativity, the 2015 event features five days of compelling presentations and panels from the brightest minds in emerging technology, scores of exciting networking events hosted by industry leaders and an unbeatable lineup of special programs showcasing the best new websites, video games and startup ideas the community has to offer. From hands-on training to big-picture analysis of the future, SXSW Interactive has become the place to preview the technology of tomorrow today. Join us in March 2015 for the sessions, the networking, the evening events, the Annual SXSW Interactive Awards, SXSW Accelerator, the SXSW Gaming Expo, the SXSW Trade Show, SXSW Create, the Digital Creative Job Market, cross-industry conversations with attendees from SXSW Film and SXSW Music, and, most of all, the unforgettable inspirational experiences that only SXSW can deliver.
Kick-off your SXSW by breaking bread with your fellow registrants at one of our special welcome events. Enjoy food and drink, plan your week, find out about the hidden gems of SXSW while you network and relax with friends, old and new.
Film, Interactive, Platinum and Gold registrants can sign on for the BBQ Crash Course or the Film and Interactive Taco Meet Up on Friday, March 13.
Platinum and Music registrants have the opportunity to attend the Music Taco Meetup on Friday, March 20 or the Music Mixer on Wednesday, March 18.
What is the SXSW® Trade Show?
A four day business exhibition spanning all three conferences (Interactive, Film and Music).
Admission to the SXSW Trade Show is open to all SXSW badge holders and all SXSW Showcasing artist wristbands.
The SXSW Trade Show highlights the integrations and overlaps between SXSW's converging industries and hosts a diverse range of forward thinking exhibitors - from promising startups, to established industry leaders. The four-day show encourages targeted connections and new discoveries through niche exhibit categories - including the Come & Capture Film Factory and Startup Corner, plus original programming on the Next Stage.
Why exhibit at the SXSW Trade Show?
With 72,000 registrants and artists in attendance, SXSW is one of the most effective channels for promoting your business to professionals connected in the Music, Film and Interactive industries.
Leaders in the music, film, and interactive industries all converge in one location, providing a one-of-a-kind opportunity.
International participation is unparalleled with over 80 countries represented at SXSW 2014.
Who should exhibit at the SXSW Trade Show?
Startups, established brands, and everything in between.
Labels, distributors, merchandise companies, studios, film/music/technology universities, talent and marketing agencies, festivals, related non-profits, associations, commissions.
Software and hardware manufacturers, social media solutions, infrastructure and hosting providers, SEO and marketing services.