Advertising & Brand Experience

March 13-18

Interactive Track

As traditional marketing formats continue to lose relevance, creative leaders must reframe their approaches by building emotional connections with consumers through unique and compelling experiences. The Advertising & Brand Experience Track features creative strategists sharing insights on developing effective campaigns using data, neuroscience, storytelling, and the most current technological advances.

2019 Featured Session, The State of the Story: How Carbon Won

2019 Featured Session, The State of the Story: How Carbon Won "The Big Game" - 2019 - Photo by Holly Jee

About the Advertising & Brand Experience Track


Listen to 2019 Sessions

For Women, by Women: Knowing Your Audience

Learn how to find your audience, ways to reach them, and what it takes to keep them.

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Creating “Sound-On” Content in a Sound-Off World

In a world where “sound off” is the default, how do you create content that compels your audience to put their headphones on?

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Follow the Feeling - Kai Wright - Photo by Kaylin Balderrama

Kai Wright


Columbia University

Girl Culture - Lauren Greenfield - Photo by Holly Jee

Lauren Greenfield

Documentary Photographer and Filmmaker

A Latino Panel for Non-Latinos - Emily McDonald - Photo by Von Franklin

Emily McDonald

Sr Mgr, Culture, Diversity, & Inclusion


Featured Session, Brian Solis - Photo by Lisa Walker

Brian Solis


Girl Culture - Ukonwa Ojo - Photo by Holly Jee

Ukonwa Ojo

CMO Consumer Beauty

Coty Inc

A Latino Panel for Non-Latinos - Juan Alanis - Photo by Von Franklin

Juan Alanis


Big Oak Tree Media

A Latino Panel for Non-Latinos - Meagan Michaelis - Photo by Von Franklin

Meagan Michaelis

Dir of Mktg

El Bolillo Bakery

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About the SXSW Conference


SXSW 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 the interactive, film, and music industries.

The SXSW Conference provides an opportunity for global professionals at every level to participate, learn, and network. Featuring a variety of tracks that allow attendees to explore what’s next in the worlds of entertainment, culture, and technology, SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.

Learn more about Keynotes, Featured Speakers, and Session Formats across the 22 Tracks of programming for the 2020 SXSW Conference.

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