SXSW Gaming 2018 will feature a total of 4 different formats that are comprised of Featured Speakers, Talks (Solo, Dual, and Panels), Meet Ups, and Mentor sessions.
New for SXSW Gaming 2018. SXSW Gaming speakers come from all over the globe. When you attend the dozens of panels, meet ups, and talks throughout next year’s event, expect to hear from the top industry experts, personalities, esports players, developers, authors, legends, and much, much more.
Looking for the best presentations and announcements in gaming? SXSW Gaming Featured Speaker sessions bring together some of the biggest and brightest names of our time.
Solo / Dual / Panels
The vast majority of our Solo, Dual and Panel programming is sourced through PanelPicker®. Solo and Dual presentations offer a deep dive look into more targeted topics with either one or two speakers. Panels typically feature one moderator and up to three additional industry experts who represent different perspectives and opinions in a given area, making for a lively discussion. Each of these formats is one hour in length.
SXSW Gaming attracts thousands of diverse gamers from around the world that are looking for new ideas, new collaborators and an opportunity to make new life-changing connections. Meet Ups are a fundamental and relaxed way to get connected with the dynamic SXSW Gaming community while engaging in your favorite interests.
New for SXSW Gaming 2018. Mentor Sessions offer one-on-one coaching with professionals from all aspects of the various gaming industries. Advance sign-up is required and access is limited to a certain amount of RSVPs.
SXSW Gaming 2018 takes place in the Austin Convention Center in Austin, Texas from Thursday, March 15 – Saturday, March 17.