Social Impact

MARCH 11-15 • CONVERGENCE. This track highlights innovative ideas from the creative industries that are contributing to a better, more equitable world. The programming will offer opportunities to those working on social impact, from storytellers, entertainers and designers to nonprofits and charities, to identify and share solutions.

Social Impact

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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.

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