MARCH 11-13 • CONVERGENCE. This three-day track tackles the future of sport in all its forms, from a cultural and technological perspective while exploring a diverse range of topics encompassing all sports across all levels of play.


"Direct from the Source: Athletes Unfiltered" at SXSW 2016. Photo by Diego Donamaria/Getty Images for SXSW

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SXSW 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 SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

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