March 8-13, 2019 | Interactive Track

The Design Track covers how design informs our interactions, shapes our experiences, and plays a critical role in problem-solving.

Yiying Lu during SXSW 2018 Session Create Cross-Culture Designs for a Global Audience - Photo by Shedrick Pelt

Yiying Lu during SXSW 2018 Session Create Cross-Culture Designs for a Global Audience - Photo by Shedrick Pelt

About the Design Conference Track


Attendees gain clear ahead-of-the-curve design-related takeaways that they can apply in their professional lives. The majority of sessions in the Design Track are solo presentations.

Check out previous Design Track sessions like Authentic Storytelling: Designing Narratives around Cultural Identity, Ethical Personality Design: The Future of HCI, Death and Legacy in the Digital Age, and more.

Browse past speakers from the Design Track below and explore more programming from the 25 Tracks for the SXSW Conference.

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Join us for unparalleled discovery, networking, and inspiration at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals in Austin, Texas from March 8-17. 2019 Registration and Housing now open.

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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, Session Formats across the 25 Tracks of programming for the 2019 SXSW Conference.

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