SXSW EDU is a vibrant and dynamic event that brings together the brightest minds in education to share ideas, network, and create the future of teaching and learning.

At SXSW EDU we believe that education has the power to inspire, elevate, and change the future.

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SXSW EDU (pronounced South by Southwest E-D-U) is a vibrant and dynamic event that brings together the brightest minds in education to tackle complex issues and drive impact to create a new tomorrow for learners everywhere.

The SXSW EDU Conference & Festival is a celebration of innovation and learning in the education industry offering a wide range of compelling sessions, in-depth workshops, engaging learning experiences, mentorship, film screenings, future-focused competitions, an expo, networking opportunities, performances, and so much more.

SXSW EDU is a component of the South by Southwest® (SXSW®) family of conferences and festivals.

SXSW EDU is dedicated to helping create a new tomorrow for learners everywhere.



SXSW EDU is a diverse event that attracts a wide range of attendees from all corners of the world. Educators, administrators, policymakers, students, entrepreneurs, industry leaders, creatives, visionaries, and more come together every March to share their expertise, learn from each other, and engage in thought-provoking discussions about the future of education.

Attendees are passionate about improving education and are eager to explore innovative solutions to the challenges facing the industry. They come to SXSW EDU to network, collaborate, and discover the latest trends and technologies shaping the education landscape today. Whether you're a seasoned educator or just starting your career in education, there is something for everyone at SXSW EDU.


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