About SXSW

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 tech, film, music, education, and culture.


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Photo by Diego Donamaria

 

An essential destination for global professionals, the annual March event features sessions, music and comedy showcases, film screenings, exhibitions, professional development, and a variety of networking opportunities.

SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Join us from March 10-19 in Austin, Texas for the 2023 SXSW Conference & Festivals. Learn more about registration and how to book your hotel for 10 days of discovery and creative inspiration!

South By Southwest dedicates itself to helping creative people achieve their goals.

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