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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 present yourself to the SXSW creative community from March 13-22, 2020.

Stay tuned to SXSW News for updates as artists, films, speakers, finalists, installations, and other SXSW 2020 highlights are announced.

Explore our Awards page to browse the finalists and winners of each of the 2019 awards. 2020’s finalists will be announced later in the season.

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Join the world’s brightest creators March 13-22 at the 2020 SXSW Conference & Festivals in Austin, TX! Registration opens on August 1, 2019.

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