March 9-12, 2015 • Austin, Texas
SXSWedu Opening Party
Monday, March 3 at Brazos Hall
hosted by Amplify
7:30pm - 11:00pm
Celebrate the kick off of the 2014 SXSWedu Conference & Festival at the Opening Party hosted by Amplify. In addition to an exciting announcement from Amplify, the celebration will feature libations, hors d'oeuvres and exciting performances from the NYC Electric Latin Soul singer Rene Lopez and Austin rocker Ben Kweller. Brazos Hall is just a short walk from the Austin Convention Center and one of Downtown Austin's premier live music venues.
SXSWedu Conference & Festival Party
Tuesday, March 4 at Buffalo Billiards
hosted by Pearson
8:00pm - 11:00pm
Unwind after the first full day of conference programming with fun and games at the SXSWedu Conference & Festival Party hosted by Pearson. Located at Buffalo Billiards on historic Sixth Street, all registrants can mix and mingle while enjoying live music, billiards, darts, shuffleboard and refreshments.
LAUNCHedu Party & Winner Announcement
Wednesday, March 5 at Palm Door on Sixth
hosted by Samsung
7:30pm - 11:00pm
Who won LAUNCHedu? Find out at the LAUNCHedu Party hosted by Samsung where the most innovative startups in education are announced and the 2014 LAUNCHedu winner is celebrated! Featuring a live DJ and refreshments, this event is the perfect finale to the anticipated LAUNCHedu competition.
SXSWedu Closing BBQ
Thursday, March 6 at Palm Door on Sixth
hosted by College Board
1:00pm - 2:30pm
It wouldn't be Texas without BBQ! Celebrate (or lament) the conclusion of the SXSWedu Conference & Festival with a BBQ hosted by the College Board. Stop by for refreshments, delicious BBQ and great live music.Photos courtesy JW Walthall