Entrepreneurship & Startups

CONVERGENCE. The Entrepreneurship & Startups Track brings together founders and funders of all stages to talk about current best practices as well as the most exciting new companies and services across industries.





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"Against the Odds: Charting your Path as a Woman" session at SXSW 2018 - Photo by Debra Reyes

About Entrepreneurship & Startups Track

 

Session topics include establishing and growing businesses; strategic investment and the future of venture capital; as well as emerging markets and services.

Entrepreneurship & Startups Highlights

 

SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event

The tenth annual SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event will take place at the Startup and Tech Sectors Track on Saturday, March 10, Sunday, March 11, and Monday, March 12. A live audience, as well as a panel of expert judges, will discover advancements in various sectors of emerging technology.

SXSW Release It

SXSW Release It is a special pitch competition during the Startup & Tech Sectors Track on the opening day of the SXSW Conference, Friday, March 9. Ten cutting-edge companies launching a new product or service during this SXSW season will present to a panel of industry experts and a winner will be chosen based on which product or service is most likely to succeed in the marketplace.

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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.

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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.

Explore Keynotes, Featured Speakers, Session Formats, and the full schedule of SXSW Conference across 24 tracks of programming for the 2019 SXSW Conference.

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