Apply to Participate
Be a part of one of the most diverse, collaborative, and inventive communities in the world! Learn how to participate in one of the many prestigious SXSW categories.
From submitting your buzz-worthy film or performing on stage in front of a global audience to presenting your game-changing tech startup or bringing your art to the walls of Austin – take the opportunity to be part of this inventive SXSW community from March 8-17, 2019.
Stay tuned to SXSW News as artists, films, speakers, finalists, installations, and other SXSW 2019 programming is announced throughout the season.
Explore all participation categories below and Awards Overview to learn more about the categories and 2018 winners.
SXSW Participation Categories
Learn more about the session formats for programming tracks at the SXSW Conference.
Register to Attend SXSW 2019
Join us for 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries from March 8-17, 2019.
Use the SXSWeek® Timeline to plan your 2019 SXSW experience from March 8-17 in Austin, Texas. Browse the weekly overview below and stay tuned to SXSW News for programming announcements throughout the season.
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