SXSW EDU fosters connections among attendees with similar goals and interest throughout the event.

Photo by Debra Reyes.

Photo by Debra Reyes.

About Group Networking


A host of target-rich environments are scheduled throughout SXSW EDU to enable and encourage like-minded attendees to connect.

From casual lounges and topic-focused meet ups to pop-up dinners and wellness events, there’s no shortage of options to choose from. Many of the networking events are supported by sponsors while others come through PanelPicker or are curated for the community.

Parties & Socials

From the signature opening and closing parties that kick-off and conclude SXSW EDU, there are many opportunities to network at social events.

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SXSW EDU 2019 Opening Party photo by Amanda Stronza

Amanda Stronza

Walking Tours

Interested in exploring Austin during your trip to the SXSW EDU Conference & Festival? Join a walking tour and explore the city's culture and history.

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SXSW EDU 2019 Walking Tour photo by Amanda Stronza

Amanda Stronza

Pop-Up Dinners

Connect with fellow registrants while enjoying a taste of Austin at pop-up dinners across downtown.

Browse Dinners

SXSW EDU 2019 Pop Up Dinner photo by Steven Snow

Steven Snow

Wellness Events

Get grounded, focus on you, and meet like-minded wellness enthusiasts at wellness events throughout the conference.

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SXSW EDU 2019 Wellness Studio photo by Kara Mosher

Kara Mosher

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Group Registration

Bring your team to SXSW EDU! Save off each registration when purchasing registration badges for your group. Complete the group registration form to learn more about how to redeem the group discount.

Group Registration Information


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