Meet Up Pavilion

2013 SXSW Meet Up Pavilion - Photo by Jojo Marion

This center for casual networking offers a great way to explore a range of current topics from Film, Music & Interactive and also to make career connections with other industry professionals. Open to all SXSW badge types, the Meet Up Pavilion focuses on cross-conference themes, and is the premier space for new introductions!

The Meet Up Pavilion is centrally located in the SXSW Trade Show and offers a variety of programming from Sunday, March 9th through Wednesday, March 12th.

The 2014 Meet Up Pavilion design and decor is provided by Incomparable Things, Treehouse, Native Edge, Field Experiments and FLOR.com.



2014 Schedule

Sunday March 9th

11:15am - Wearable Technologies Meet Up

1:00pm - Solopreneur Meet Up

2:30pm - Adventure Filmmaking Meet Up

4:00pm - Content That Captivates: A Hands-On Writing Workshop - featuring MarketSmiths, an agency devoted to crafting copy for humans


Monday March 10th

12:00pm - I Met My Agency @ SXSW: Networking Reception -Fleishman-Hillard, Huge, Ketchum, POP, Razorfish, Resource, Saatchi & Saatchi LA, SapientNitro and Weber Shandwick

2:30pm - So Cold, So Hot: Quebec's Booming Interactive Industry

4:00pm - BETC Start Up Lab: Speed Branding Sessions - featuring Antoine Clemenceau, Clarisse Lacarrau, Maria Galleriu and Stéphane Xiberras (BETC Paris)


Tuesday March 11th

11:15am - Quit Talking About Your Day Job: Life Beyond 9-5

1:00pm - Intellectual Property IQ: A Workshop For Artists, Developers, and Entrepreneurs - featuring experts from Fish & Richardson

2:30pm - Transmedia Filmmaking Meet Up

4:00pm - Connected Media Experience Meet Up - featuring Howie Singer (Warner Music Group), Brad Spahr (Sony Music Group), Prabhu Anbananthan (Sony DADC), and Michael Scherotter (Microsoft Corporation)


Wednesday March 12th

11:15am - Artist Health Advocacy Meet Up - featuring representatives from the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians, the Future of Music Coalitions: HINT, MusiCares and the SIMS Foundation.

12:30pm - Create Your Own Mobile Radio Experience Meet Up

2:00pm - International Music Delegate Meet and Greet


If you'd like to pitch your idea for programming for the 2014 Meet Up Pavilion, please contact Morgan Catalina or Sarah Schultz.

2013 SXSW Meet Up Pavilion - Photo by Merrick Ales 2013 SXSW Meet Up Pavilion - Photo by Aimme Wenske

Registrants network at the 2013 SXSW Meet Up Pavilion. Photos by JoJo Marion, Merrick Ales and Aimee Wenske.