Important Dates & Deadlines

Stay informed on upcoming important dates and deadlines for the SXSW Conference & Festivals.

Information on SXSW 2019 registration rates and deadlines coming in Summer 2018.

June 25

2019 PanelPicker Opens

The PanelPicker is a two-step online process that allows the SXSW community to have a significant voice in programming SXSW EDU, and SXSW conference activities (presentations, panels, discussions, demonstrations, etc.)

We will begin accepting speaking proposals for SXSW 2019 on Monday, June 25, 2018 (and this process will expire on Friday, July 20).

Stay tuned to SXSW News and sign up for SXSW Event Updates for more information on the 2019 SXSW season.

July 20

2019 PanelPicker Closes

The speaking proposals entry period for SXSW 2019 will close on Friday, July 20 at 11:59pm PT.

Following the entry period, Community Voting on proposals will take place (Date TBA).

Stay tuned to SXSW News and sign up for SXSW Event Updates for more information on the 2019 SXSW season.

March 8

See You Next Year: SXSW 2019

Mark your calendars for March 8-17, 2019 in Austin, Texas for the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals.

Stay tuned to SXSW News and sign up for SXSW Event Updates for more information on the 2019 SXSW season.

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