The eleventh annual SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator) takes place in front of a live audience and panel of expert judges to discover advancements in various sectors of emerging technology.
Early Deadline: October 4 ($100 fee)
Final Deadline Period: October 5 – November 15 ($220 fee)
SXSW is 10 days of unparalleled discovery, learning, and networking with creatives across interactive, film, and music industries at the 2019 SXSW Conference & Festivals!
The eleventh annual SXSW Pitch (formerly SXSW Accelerator) will take place at the Hilton Austin Downtown on Saturday, March 9 and Sunday, March 10. A live audience, as well as a panel of expert judges, will discover advancements in various sectors of emerging technology at this SX event. The best part – product demonstrations by the most ambitious talents in the world with the creative new ideas to change it. Catch a glimpse of the industry’s future, with a guided tour by our emcees and judges.
2019 SXSW Pitch will feature 50 Interactive technology companies from 10 different categories. These companies will dazzle a live audience with their company pitch and Q&A with our panel of judges. We will feature 25 companies on Saturday, March 9 and 25 companies on Sunday, March 10. On Sunday, March 10 at 7pm we will host the SXSW Pitch Award Ceremony and announce a winner from each category.
Early entry applications are now open through Thursday, October 4. The final deadline to apply is Thursday, November 15 at 11:59pm PT. Review the Entry Process for more information on eligibility, deadlines and fees.