March 10-19, 2017 Dates & Deadlines

About SXSW

The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conference & Festivals celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. Fostering creative and professional growth alike, SXSW® is the premier destination for discovery.

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South By Southwest dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals. Founded in 1987 in Austin, Texas, SXSW is best known for its conference and festivals that celebrate the convergence of the interactive, film, and music industries. The event, an essential destination for global professionals, features sessions, showcases, screenings, exhibitions, and a variety of networking opportunities. SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Read our FAQ for more information. Watch our Spotlight on SXSW 2016 video above and browse our 30 Years of SXSW History.

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SXSW 2017 Registration

Registration and Housing for SXSW 2017 opens on August 1, 2016.

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PanelPicker Community Voting

Join the community and help shape 2017 SXSW programming by voting on PanelPicker® session ideas August 8 – September 2, 2016.

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