While SXSW Interactive focuses on many different topics (ranging from non-profits to fashion to space exploration), startups certainly provide a lot of the energy that occurs in Austin in March. If you are a startup who would like to leverage the creativity, passion, energy and intellect of Central Texas on a year-round basis, then you should know about a special contest organized by our friends at Capital Factory. The second annual 'Move Your Startup to Austin' competition provides support for worthy founders who want to be a part of all the excitement in this rapidly-growing tech ecosystem. The winning startup receives a total investment / investment package valued at $50,000. Click here for more details. But please don’t delay — entry deadline for the 'Move Your Startup to Austin' competition is Friday, January 24.
Also, if you are a startup, then it goes without saying that you will want to be a part of all the Startup Village programming at SXSW Interactive 2014. From the ping pong tournament to SXSW Accelerator to captivating panels and presentations, Startup Village is the place to learn the content and make the connections that can take your career to the next level. Buy your Interactive, Gold or Platinum badge now so that you don’t miss out on all the amazing opportunities at SXSW 2014!