Important Dates & Deadlines

See upcoming important dates and deadlines for the SXSW EDU 2020 Conference & Festival, March 9-12, in Austin, Texas. Explore ways to get involved by checking out the participate page.

The important dates and deadlines timeline is a great resource when looking to apply to be a part of SXSW EDU. It is also a great way for registrants to stay up to date on important dates and deadlines for the upcoming 2020 event.

SXSW EDU 2019 photo by Tico Mendoza.

October 28, 2019

Amazon Alexa EdTech Skills Challenge Application Deadline

EdTechs, apply to showcase the best use of voice application for education.

November 1, 2019

Launch Competition Application Deadline

Early-stage startups, apply to showcase your innovative products as part of the Launch competition.

November 1, 2019

Learn by Design Competition Application Deadline

Educators and designers, apply to share your innovative design solutions to everyday education challenges as part of the Learn by Design competition.

November 8, 2019

Student Startup Competition Application Deadline

This competition celebrates students who have the passion, drive, and courage to be the next generation of entrepreneurs.

November 22, 2019

Exhibitor Discount Deadline #2

Purchase your exhibition space by 11:59pm PT to save 10%.

December 3, 2019

Film Submission Deadline

SXSW EDU celebrates the power of film to explore critical topics and issues impacting education. Submit a film submission for the 2020 Conference & Festival by completing the application.

March 9, 2020

SXSW EDU 2020 Begins!

The first day of SXSW EDU commences.

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