Explore the latest advances in the technology space with the creators, themselves.
Tech Industry & Enterprise
The Tech Industry & Enterprise Track looks at today’s most cutting-edge ideas in software and hardware. Innovators and executives from a variety of industries will discuss the evolving landscape of technology-driven products and services in the B2B and B2C marketplaces.
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Innovation is More Than Just Disrupting Industries
Disruption doesn’t create growth; growth creates disruption. Being the next big thing is hard work – learn more during these SXSW Conference sessions.
Hacking an Election in 2020
In 2016, a foreign adversary was able to hack America's voter rolls and voting machines, and influence our elections through social media. All evidence suggests that this will happen again in the 2020 Presidential Election. Why is America's election infrastructure so vulnerable, and what can we do about it?
The New Rules of Retail
The rules of retail are changing, and companies are reinventing what it means to be a brand today, prioritizing customers and experiences. As a result, a new wave of retail brands are building communities around commerce, creating a network of highly social, hyper-engaged consumers and brand advocates.
600+ PanelPicker® Sessions Announced
Presenting 600+ curated sessions from the SXSW community across our 22 Tracks of Conference programming.
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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.