August 1 Badge Sales: SXSW Cheat Sheet
Wednesday, August 1 is the first day for badge sales for SXSW 2019. Buy your badge early to obtain the lowest registration rates and to choose from the best selection of downtown hotel rooms. Here are links to all the details that you need to know to successfully navigate the registration process.
Mission Statement: SXSW helps creative people achieve their goals!
2019 Dates: SXSW runs from Friday, March 8 through Sunday, March 17.
SXSW 2019 Video: Watch it early and often.
Reasons to Register for SXSW 2019: Find 10 of them here!
Which Badge is Best for You? Take this short quiz to find out.
Group Registration Discounts: Are offered for the 2019 event.
Student Registration Discounts: Are offered for the 2019 event.
SXSW Conference Tracks: Click on the individual tracks to see dates.
New Tracks: Blockchain (March 14–16) and Cannabusiness (March 14–16).
Overall Schedule: Learn more about the SXSWeek timeline.
2019 Trade Show Dates: Sunday, March 10 through Wednesday, March 13.
2019 SXSW Gaming Dates: Friday, March 15 through Sunday, March 17.
How to Book a Hotel: Here’s how you reserve your lodging for the event.
Hotel Inventory: These are the hotels you can book from for SXSW 2019.
Competitively-Priced Lodging. Is available in the second half of SXSWeek.
SXSW Hotel & Travel FAQs. You have questions, we have answers.
International Travelers FAQs: The world comes to Austin in March!
SXSW Videos From 2018: Via the SXSW YouTube channel.
SXSW PanelPicker Voting: Begins on Monday, August 6.
Hugh Forrest serves as Chief Programming Officer at SXSW, the world’s most unique gathering of creative professionals. He also tries to write at least four paragraphs per day on Medium. These posts often cover tech-related trends; other times they focus on books, pop culture, sports and other current events.