11 to 13 March, 2013
Austin, Texas, USA
A live audience, as well as a panel of expert judges will be discovering advancements in social media, mobile applications, web entertainment, and more. With product demonstrations by the most ambitious talents in the world with the most creative new ideas to change it.
This competition will be unlike any other. On March 11, 48 companies battle for your taste-making, trend-setting attention, leading to a fireworks display of innovation. Connections will be made and careers launched. On Tuesday March 12, the top 18 companies will be invited back, and at the end of the day winners of SXSW Accelerator will be announced. The SXSW Music Accelerator follows on Wednesday, March 13 with a full day of programming in which eight music technology startups companies will pitch their products or services.
How To Attend
The March 11-12 portion of SXSW Interactive Accelerator is open to Interactive, Gold, and Platinum badge holders. On March 13, the SXSW Music Accelerator is open to Music and Platinum badge holders and will be held at the Austin Convention Center in Room 10B.
For more information, visit the conference website.