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    Interactive Tracks at SXSW 2020: Brand Experience, Startups, Tech & More

    July 8, 2019

July 8, 2019

Interactive Tracks at SXSW 2020: Brand Experience, Startups, Tech & More

Photo by Jon Currie

Join us at SXSW 2020 for the opportunity to network and learn from global professionals at every level at the SXSW Conference from March 13-21.

Our 20 Tracks of Conference programming span everything from film and music to cannabis and content distribution. This programming will be presented in a variety of formats including Keynotes, Featured Speakers, panels, workshops, and more.

Hear from industry experts on how to take your brand to the next level, explore future-thinking design, or discuss tech, startup, and workplace best practices of today and tomorrow all in the seven Interactive Tracks of the SXSW Conference. These tracks are home to all things tech, healthcare, business, design, and beyond.

SXSW Platinum and Interactive Badges receive primary access to Interactive Tracks programming and secondary access to Film and Music Tracks. Don’t miss your chance to be a part of SXSW 2020 – registration opens August 1, 2019. Stay tuned for more programming announcements coming Fall 2019 and learn more about the Interactive Tracks below.

Have a great session idea for 2020? We want to hear all about it – enter your idea into the PanelPicker® before the July 19 deadline!

Interactive Tracks

Advertising & Brand Experience

As traditional marketing formats continue to lose relevance, creative leaders must re-frame their approaches by building emotional connections with consumers through unique and compelling experiences. The Advertising & Brand Experience Track features creative strategists sharing insights on developing effective campaigns using data, neuroscience, storytelling, and the most current technological advances.

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The Design Track covers all aspects of this industry, from futuristic product design to design-thinking approaches that can be applied to numerous other disciplines, businesses, and organizations. This programming will examine how design informs our interactions, shapes our experiences, and plays a critical role in problem-solving.

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Fantastic Future

New for 2020, the Fantastic Future Track spotlights the extraordinary new ideas that inspire us to get excited about tomorrow. From commercial space travel to quantum computing to the next generation of touchless interfaces, these sessions offer a platform to discuss and preview what life will be like over the next few decades.

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Health & MedTech

The Health & MedTech track focuses on the new advances and approaches being applied to medicine and well-being, including a deep dive into how the ecosystem of patients, providers, and payers interface with technology to improve outcomes in the communities where we live, work, and play.

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The Startups Track brings together founders and funders of all stages to talk about current best practices. This track showcases the most exciting new companies, new products, new services, and new business models across many different verticals and industries.

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Tech Industry & Enterprise

The Tech Industry & Enterprise Track looks at today’s most cutting edge ideas covering both software and hardware. Innovators and executives from a variety of industries will discuss the evolving landscape of technology-driven products and services in the B2C and B2B marketplaces.

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The Workplace Track brings together HR specialists, futurists, designers, and others to discuss forward-thinking initiatives that will enhance the offices and productivity centers of today and tomorrow. Topics discussed will include workforce inclusion, leadership and advocacy methods, and the effects of increased automation.

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Explore all 20 Tracks of the SXSW Conference including cross-industry programming within Convergence Tracks which are open to all SXSW Badges.

PanelPicker Proposal Information

PanelPicker® is the official SXSW user-generated session proposal platform developed to encourage the community to pitch their proposals for our daytime conference programming. This easy, two-step online process allows the SXSW community to have a voice in what creative and thought-provoking programming is scheduled for the event.

Read the PanelPicker FAQ for important information about SXSW, the PanelPicker entry process, and valuable tips. Propose SXSW 2020 session ideas through PanelPicker® before the deadline on July 19 at 11:59pm PT.

Enter Your 2020 Session Idea

Attend SXSW 2020

Planning to join us for SXSW 2020 from March 13-22 in Austin, TX? Register to attend and book your housing on August 1, 2019. Stay up to date on SXSW 2020 news by following us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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