SXSW Hackathon

The SXSW Hackathon spans 24 hours of high-tech creativity as music, XR, and film hacker/creators use their programming knowledge to develop industry-changing prototypes and compete for cash prizes awarded by our panel of celebrity judges.

Stay tuned for 2020 SXSW application information coming later in the season.


2019 Hackathon - Photo by Randy and Jackie Smith

2019 Hackathon - Photo by Randy and Jackie Smith

About SXSW Hackathon

 

The seventh annual SXSW Hackathon returns in a buzzy 24-hour marathon in 2020. Developers, coders, and tech creatives will collaborate in teams to build Music, XR, AI, and Blockchain tech that addresses the range of media covered at SXSW.

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2020 Hackathon Application

 

Stay tuned to SXSW News and this page for information about 2020 Hackathon applications.

2019 Hackathon recap

What happens when you bring programmers and creatives together? Learn about the three winning teams from the 2019 SXSW Hackathon.

Winning teams of the 2019 SXSW Hackathon - Photo by Kenneth Eke

Winning teams of the 2019 SXSW Hackathon - Photo by Kenneth Eke

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