Trade show

March 10-13. The Trade Show highlights the integrations and overlaps between SXSW’s converging industries, hosting a diverse range of forward-thinking exhibitors ranging from promising startups to established industry leaders.


SXSW Trade Show 2018 - Photo by Merrick Ales

SXSW Trade Show 2018 - Photo by Merrick Ales

About

 

As the largest exhibition at SXSW, the Trade Show enhances and complements conference programming with endless unexpected discovery opportunities. In no other place at SXSW will you find this many creative businesses and organizations together in one place. In fact, 2018 brought together more than 250 exhibitors.

See the full list of 2018 Trade Show exhibitors

Several areas located throughout the Trade Show feature content aimed to promote discovery, education, and inspiration. Some of the areas on the Trade Show floor include the following.

Discovery Stage

The Discovery Stage features curated content. Visit the stage each day for unique sessions.

Next Stage

Next Stage draws inspiration from the creative industries to feature presentations and performances that span the focus of Interactive, Film, and Music. These sessions showcase the inventive, emerging talent participating at SXSW, including cross-industry panels with diverse speakers and intimate showcases from official SXSW artists.

Come & Capture

With a focus on the evolving landscape of digital filmmaking, Come & Capture is a platform for manufacturers, filmmakers, and app developers to highlight their new tools for capturing and creating content.

Future of Food

Like other industries, the food industry is transforming because of new, innovative technology. The Future of Food showcases the companies that are reinventing the food system for the 21st century.

Health + MedTech Pavilion

The Health + MedTech Pavilion is the place to interact with and learn about inventive technologies that are changing the face of health and healthcare.

Style Lab

Focusing on wearable technologies, fashion apps, the future of retail, and innovative design, the Style Lab centers on the intersection between fashion and technology.

Meet Up Pavilion

Come by the Meet Up Pavilion for some casual networking with other professionals while exploring a range of topics from the Interactive, Film, and Music industries.

Startup Village

Startup Village spotlights the best and brightest up-and-coming businesses from all industries and sectors including mobile apps, 3D printing, SaaS, FinTech, and more.

International Pavilion

Experience the next level of innovation and creativity from across the globe at the International Pavilion, where delegates from six continents converge to discuss promising trends of the future.

Social Impact Pavilion

Meet the companies that are driving social innovation, raising awareness, and making a real difference in the lives of people all over the world.

Job Market

A convenient meeting spot for innovative thinkers and equally innovative companies, the Job Market enables professionals to match their skills with 21st century, cutting-edge employers.

VR/AR Pavilion

The VR/AR Pavilion is a hands-on area that lets attendees test out a selection of the latest and greatest in virtual and augmented reality technologies.

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