Make SXSW Part of Your New Year: Explore New Opportunities

SXSW 2023 – Photo by Aaron Rogosin

The countdown to 2024 has begun and so it’s time to start drafting your New Year’s resolutions. If you’re looking to get the ball rolling after it drops, SXSW 2024 can be the perfect place for you to start. Whether you’re looking for professional growth, to expand your audience, or to discover a new passion – there's so much to experience at SXSW. Make the most of your time and start planning now before rates increase. Register to attend early or explore sponsorship opportunities.


From strolling around the Austin Convention Center and catching inspirational Keynotes, to sprinting to the Porsche pop-up everyone is posting about, you’ll be getting your steps in at SXSW 2024! More than steps, you can learn about how to prioritize your health in the new year. From engaging exhibitors in the Health and Wellness Pavilion in the Creative Industries Expo to a spontaneous yoga class at the Conscious Conversations stage, it’s easy to find inspiration and tips to make 2024 a year of self-care.

Career Opportunities

A new year brings new opportunities – and maybe some new business cards you’re eager to use? There’s no shortage of ways to meet new people at SXSW - from chatting with a stranger you meet in line or attending an official networking event, expanding your network can be serendipitous or by design. And for those of you looking to kick-start that process, the Networking Lounge in the Creative Industries Expo is the perfect space to do just that. Consider making new connections at one of the many industry happy hours or sign up for a mentor session to get insight from seasoned professionals. At SXSW, the freedom to choose sessions and events aligned with your aspirations and goals sets you up for success.

Finding a Passion

Much of the beauty of SXSW is in meeting peers who share your passion and interests, but also in finding inspiration. The 2024 Conference sessions are specially curated with deep-dives into topics like how Artificial Intelligence will shape our future, the shifting of our cultural landscape, the behind-the-scenes of creating Film and TV, and so much more. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to hear from industry leaders like the head of ChatGPT Peter Deng or Cultural icon Jeannette McCurdy at SXSW 2024. Learn more about the highly anticipated 2024 SXSW Conference.

Learn a New Skill

Have you ever wanted to create and direct your own music video, complete with special effects and backup dancers? Maybe even record your own vinyl? At SXSW unique opportunities to create and explore new passions are sometimes just a five-minute walk away. Keep an eye on our schedule in the coming months to see brands coming to SXSW 2024 and discover all kinds of experiences you can pick from. If you’re a brand looking to help curate one of those special experiences, there’s still time to secure your spot now. Learn more by filling out our marketing contact form and a member of our team will be in touch.

Save Money

The end of 2023 is almost here but you still have time to close out your quarterly budget on professional development with a fantastic deal! Register yourself and your colleagues now at SXSW 2024 and take advantage of Group Registration rates before they increase in the new year. Why not celebrate the end of 2023 and set the tone for the new year by giving yourself a New Year's gift — something to look forward to after the ball drops.

Register now for SXSW 2024 and don’t forget to keep up with us on Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Facebook, and TikTok.

SXSW 2023 – Photo by Aaron Rogosin

By Malika Shetty