Digital SXSW Interactive Program Guide Is Here!

Written by Sarah Garcia | March 6, 2013

The 2013 SXSW Interactive Festival is almost here! Get the most out of this year's event by browsing the digital version of the information-packed Program Guide before you pick up the physical version of this book. How do you obtain the digital version of this all-important SXSW-related bible? It's easy – just download your copy via the SXSwag bag that is accessible when you activate your SXSocial account.

Once on-site, be sure to pick up your print copy of this fabulous resource (along with a Pocket Guide) when you pick up your badge at the Austin Convention Center or the Palmer Events Center (Palmer registration open Thursday, March 7 and Friday, March 8). In the meantime, check out the features below:

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  • Use the Interactive Table of Contents, Hyperlink and Advertiser Indexes to quickly navigate the digital Program Guide
  • Search for speakers or sessions
  • Read Keynote speaker bios and Q+As
  • Get directions / maps to locations by clicking on addresses or locations on maps
  • Refer to FAQs
  • View parties, comedy, events, lounges, networking and programming listings with date / time / location info
  • Get transportation / shuttle information and maps
  • Get a preview of the trade show exhibitors
  • Learn about SXSW Interactive Awards shows and competitions
  • Create an account with Uberflip to bookmark pages and make notes
  • See what our Advisory board's best tips are for getting the most out of the festival before you leave home
  • Schedule at a Glance of IA Festival Highlights
  • See the 20 Years of Interactive timeline Illustration by Yao Xiao
  • Read about Big Bag Artist, Jessica Hagy
  • Check out SXSW 2013 Interactive Venue Poster art
  • Commemorative infographic poster ONLY available in print edition

Get all this and more before you leave home. Take a look at the SXSW Interactive Program Guide and plan your 2013 event today!