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United States Austin Texas
March 13 - 22, 2020
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From 485 USD
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Use the SXSW Timeline to plan your SXSW Conference & Festivals experience from March 13-22 in Austin, Texas.

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2020 Schedule Overview

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Reviews from 2018

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Truly perfect unmatched show

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Real people. Real products. Real questions with real answers. Real show!!!

Reviews from 2017

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SXSW is like Xmas :-) Few confusions with program, little stress here and there. All overshadowed by huge excitment. The moment is is finished you cannot wait for another year. Hard to imagine a my year without this event. Dan

Speakers 53


Erin Lee Carr

  • director, producer, and writer

Reggie Fils-Aimé

  • an award-winning innovator and disrupter

Kim Gordon

  • Sonic Youth
  • Co-Founder

Roger Waters

  • founding member and the creative force behind Pink Floyd

Whitney Wolfe Herd

  • CEO of Bumble

Jon Korngold

  • Blackstone’s Global Head of Growth Equity

Michael Abels

  • Composer Michael Abels

Bill Adair

  • Knight Professor of the Practice of Journalism and Public Policy Duke University

Brent Anderson

  • Chief Creative Officer TBWA Media Arts Lab

Jaroslav Beck

  • Co-Founder Beat Games

Jim Belushi

  • Founder Belushi's Farm

Rohit Bhargava

  • Founder The Non-Obvious Company

Benny Blanco

  • Producer, Songwriter & Artist Benny Blanco

Sandy Carter

  • VP Amazon Web Services

Bryony Cole

  • Founder Future of Sex

Anil Dash

  • CEO Glitch

Monique Judge

  • Journalist The Root

Steve DeAngelo

  • Chairman Emeritus Harborside, Inc.

Van Espahbodi

  • COO, Cofounder Starburst Accelerator

Camille François

  • Chief Innovation Officer Graphika

Chip Gaines

  • Founder Magnolia

Daniel Grieder

  • CEO, Tommy Hilfiger Global and PVH Europe Tommy Hilfiger

Tommy Hilfiger

  • Principal Designer Tommy Hilfiger

Josh Constine

  • Editor-At-Large TechCrunch

Chris Hughes

  • Co-Chair Economic Security Project

Rana el Kaliouby, PhD

  • Ceo And Co-Founder Affectiva

Guy Laliberté

  • Founder Lune Rouge

Steven Levy

  • Editor WIRED

Jessi Hempel

  • Hello Monday Host LinkedIn

Ben Lovett

  • CEO Venue Group

John Maeda

  • Chief Experience Officer Publicis Sapient

Cheech Marin

  • Art Collector Cheech Marin Center For Chicano Art, Culture & Industry

Robert Rodriguez

  • Filmmaker Troublemaker Studios

Col Needham

  • Founder & Ceo IMDb

Adam Neely

  • Muscian

Kwame Onwuachi

  • Chef/Owner Kith/Kin

Cat Packer

  • Executive Director Los Angeles Department Of Cannabis Regulation

Melanie Perkins

  • Ceo & Co-Founder Canva

Huston Powell

  • Promoter C3 Presents

Marc Raibert

  • Chairman Boston Dynamics

Chris Morris

  • Contributing Writer Fortune

Jade Raymond

  • VP, Head of Stadia Games and Entertainment Google

Merck Mercuriadis

  • Manager Hipgnosis

Nile Rodgers

  • music legends

Susan Rogers

  • Psychoacoustician Berklee College of Music

Angela Roseboro

  • Chief Diversity Officer Riot Games Inc

Jerry Saltz

  • Senior Art Critic New York Magazine

M. Night Shyamalan

  • Filmmaker Blinding Edge Pictures

Chris Taylor

  • Global President, Music Entertainment One

Amy Webb

  • Founder Future Today Institute

Lydia Winters

  • Chief Brand Officer Mojang

T Bone Burnett

  • Artist Electro Magnetic

Shoshana Zuboff

  • Author The Age Of Surveillance Capitalism




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