Thank you for your interest in covering the SXSW Conference & Festivals. Press Accreditation for the 2018 event is now closed.
We do not accept walk-up requests. If you’ve submitted your press application and are wondering about your status, please remember these take 15 business days to process from the time your application was completed, which is marked by the date you uploaded your Letter of Assignment.
Press Accreditation for the 2019 event will open August 1st, 2018.
If you’re trying to reach a specific person in the Public Relations Department, please contact them directly:
• Music Festival: Elizabeth Derczo, firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
• Film Festival: Jody Arlington, firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
• Conference: Brett Cannon, firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
• General: Heather Kaplan, firstname.lastname@example.org email@example.com
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