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2021 Event Information
SXSW is launching SXSW Online as part of our 2021 offerings. The digital experience will feature conference keynotes and sessions, screenings, showcases, networking, and exhibitions. SXSW Online will take place March 16 – March 20, 2021.
SXSW is working with the City of Austin and public health authorities on plans for a physical event in 2021. We will provide updates as more information becomes available. Sign up to receive important SXSW updates.
Enter Your Session Proposals Through October 18
For the 2021 season, PanelPicker proposals will be reviewed and accepted for SXSW Online. The majority of the accepted content will be part of our user-generated programming and available on-demand to all registrants.
2021 PanelPicker entries are now closed. Please stay tuned for Community Voting from November 10-20, 2020. Learn more about SXSW PanelPicker®.