Learning Expo

The Learning Expo, March 5 – 6, is a community event designed to encourage and inspire learners of all ages to identify and reach their education and career goals.

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Learning Expo

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About the Learning Expo


The Learning Expo merges the diverse SXSW EDU community with Central Texas students in a unique, high-energy experience. The event features more than a hundred exhibitors, student performances, a student startup competition and opportunities for personal and professional development through session programming and coaching.

The two-day event is unique with the first day open only to SXSW EDU registrants and the second day free and open to the public.

Monday, March 5 – Open to SXSW EDU Registrants Only

Attendees Include: Early childhood and K-12 teachers, district and campus administrators, curriculum and instruction leaders, college/university educators and administrators, librarians, media specialists and non-traditional educators


  • Exhibitors
  • Session Programming
  • Morning Mixer

Tuesday, March 6 – FREE and Open to the Public

Attendees Include: Students (pre-k through college), parents, counselors, K-12 teachers, college/university educators and administrators, education focused organizations


  • Exhibitors
  • Session Programming
  • Student Startup Competition
  • College & Career Coaches
  • Student Performances

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Get Involved

Submit Your Student Startup Application

Apply Monday, December 4 – Friday, January 26, to participate in the SXSW EDU Student Startup competition. The competition is open to all Central Texas high school students.


Host an Exhibition Space

Is your organization interested in exhibiting at SXSW EDU? Get more information about exhibition opportunities for March 5-8, 2018.

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