The South by Southwest® (SXSW®) Conferences & Festivals take place in Austin, Texas. The festival began in 1987, and has continued to grow in scope.
Year after year, the event is a launching pad for new media presentations, music showcases and film screenings that provide buzz-generating exposure for creators and compelling entertainment for audiences. Conference panel discussions present a forum for learning, while business activity thrive at the Trade Shows and global networking opportunities abound. Intellectual and creative intermingling among industry leaders continues to spark new ideas and carve the path for the future of each ever-evolving field, long after the events’ conclusion.
The SXSWedu Featured Session line-up of speakers and thought leaders add the topics of hip-hop, school culture, the Finnish education system and blended learning to the festival. James Miles, Brian Mooney, Audra the Rapper and Killer Mike are confirmed to address the topic of Can Hip Hop Save Us? Youth & School Culture.
Meet Grind Time Official Records during #SXSW Music Festival.