Meet Ups

Meet Ups are topic-focused networking events that encourage communities at SXSW EDU to connect with others who share similar passions or interests during the event. Meet ups are part of the SXSW EDU daytime program and take place each hour of the conference day.

Meet Ups

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About Meet Ups


The meet up program encourages micro communities to connect around shared interests. Each meet up is centered around a specific topic or community, one hour in length and lead by one to two speakers. Meet ups can take a variety of forms including group activities, facilitated networking or focus discussions.

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Lead a Meet Up

Submit your meet up idea before July 21 through PanelPicker, the user-generated programming proposal platform for SXSW EDU 2018.

Submit Your Idea

Submit a PanelPicker Idea

PanelPicker is the official user-generated session proposal platform for programming at SXSW EDU 2018. Submit your entry for consideration Monday, June 26 – Friday, July 21.

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