SXSW Schedule for 2018

SXSW Schedule for 2018

SXSW was founded in Austin, the first one held in 1987. They hold conferences, and festivals for the music, film and interactive industries. “SXSW proves that the most unexpected discoveries happen when diverse topics and people come together.” (https://www.sxsw.com/about/)

This years schedule is below also found on the SXSW website

To Register please click HERE

Monday–Thursday, March 5-8, 2018

SXSW EDU®

Thursday, March 8, 2018

9:00am-11:00pm Registration and Satellite Registration Open

Friday, March 9, 2018

9:00am-11:00pm Registration and Satellite Registration Open
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
11:00am-2:00pm BBQ Crash Course*
12:00pm-2:00pm Taco Meet Up I*
2:00pm-3:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Interactive)
4:00pm-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
8:00pm-11:00pm Interactive Festival Opening Party
10:00pm-1:00am Film Festival Opening Party

Saturday, March 10, 2018

9:00am-9:00pm Registration Open
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Accelerator
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
10:00am-5:00pm SXSW Job Market
11:00am-12:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Film)
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Wellness Expo
2:00pm-3:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Interactive)

Sunday, March 11, 2018

9:00am-9:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Accelerator
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
10:00am-5:00pm SXSW Job Market
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Wellness Expo
10:00am-6:00pm SXSW Trade Show
11:00am-12:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Film)
11:00am-6:00pm Next Stage
2:00pm-3:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Interactive)
7:00pm-9:00pm SXSW Accelerator Awards

Monday, March 12, 2018

9:00am-9:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
10:00am-6:00pm SXSW Trade Show
TBD SXSW Conference Keynote (Film)
11:00am-6:00pm Next Stage
2:00pm-3:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Interactive)
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

9:00am-10:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
9:30am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
10:00am-6:00pm SXSW Trade Show
11:00am-12:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Film)
11:00am-6:00pm Next Stage
11:00am-6:00pm Virtual Cinema
2:00pm-3:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Interactive)
6:00 PM-9:00PM Music Festival Opening Party
7:00pm-9:00pm Interactive Innovation Awards
8:00pm-9:00pm Film Festival Awards
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases
8:30pm-2:00am Interactive Festival Closing Party
9:00pm-1:00am Film Festival Intermission Party

Wednesday March 14, 2018

9:00am-10:00pm Registration, Artist and Music Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-2:00am SXSW Film Festival Screenings
10:00am-2:00pm SXSW Trade Show
12:00pm-8:00pm Gaming Wristband Pickup Open
11:00am-12:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Music)
11:00am-2:00pm Next Stage
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
11:00am-6:00pm Virtual Cinema
12:00pm-6:00pm Radio Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-6:00pm International Day Stage Showcases
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases

Thursday, March 15, 2018

9:00am-10:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-8:00pm Gaming Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
TBD SXSW Conference Keynote (Music)
11:00am- 6:00pm SXSW Conference Sessions
10:00am-5:00pm Virtual Cinema
12:00pm-4:00pm Radio Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-4:00pm International Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-8:00pm SXSW Gaming Expo
11:00am-6:00pm Flatstock 65 & SXSW Marketplace
3:00pm-10:00pm SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases
8:00pm-11:00pm Gaming Opening Party

Friday, March 16, 2018

10:00am-7:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-8:00pm Gaming Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
11:00am-6:00pm Flatstock 65 & SXSW Marketplace
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Music)
12:00pm-2:00pm Taco Meetup II*
12:00pm-4:00pm Radio Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-4:00pm International Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-8:00pm SXSW Gaming Expo
3:00pm-10:00pm SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases

Saturday, March 17, 2018

11:00am-4:00pm Registration, Artist & Music Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-8:00pm Gaming Wristband Pickup Open
10:00am-2:00am Film Festival Screenings
11:00am-4:30pm SXSW Conference Sessions
11:00am-6:00pm Flatstock 65 & SXSW Marketplace
11:00am-6:00pm SXSW Conference Keynote (Music)
12:00pm-4:00pm Radio Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-4:00pm International Day Stage Showcases
12:00pm-7:00pm SXSW Gaming Expo
12:00pm-10:00pm SXSW Outdoor Stage at Lady Bird Lake
7:30pm-10:00pm SXSW Gaming Awards
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Showcases
11:00pm-1:00am SXSW Gaming Closing Party

Sunday, March 18, 2018

12:30pm-5:30pm Barbecue and Softball Tournament
8:00pm-2:00am Music Festival Closing Party (Open to the Public)

The Austin Convention Center is the hub of the SXSW Conference and Festivals; it is also the central location for SXSW activities such as Registration and the SXSW Trade Show.Hundreds of additional activities are hosted at nearby venues throughout the city – see the Getting Around page page for details.