Launch

SXSWedu Online Schedule
Written by Jessica MacCall | January 11, 2017

Announcing the Launch Startup Finalists, Scheduling Information, Films and More!

Exciting news for SXSWedu 2017 is here! We are pleased to announce the 10 startup finalists that have been selected to compete in the sixth annual Launch competition. Additionally, the online schedule of sessions and events is also now available for you to explore by date, time and location. We've also added a number of films, Policy Forum sessions, mentors, summits and more for the Conference & Festival.

SXSWedu 2016 Launch startups by Erik Thureson
Written by Jessica MacCall | October 21, 2016

Shine a Light on Your Ed Startup at SXSWedu: Apply to Pitch in Launch

With so much change taking place in education over the past decade, today's entrepreneurs are poised to impact the landscape and help influence the classrooms of tomorrow like never before. Educators are interested in new solutions to reach learners, students are taking control of their learning experience, investors are backing innovations across the vertical and there is a thriving enthusiasm for new tools and strategies to improve learning outcomes.

SXSWedu Playground VR/AR photo by Jack Reed
Written by Jessica MacCall | September 12, 2016

Apply to Participate: Learn More About the Opportunities at SXSWedu 2017

Much of the programming that takes place at SXSWedu in March is fueled by participation of the greater education community and there are several opportunities available. Take a moment to learn more about the current options available to discover the best fit for your goals at SXSWedu, March 6-9, 2017. Please be mindful of the deadlines associated when considering each participation opportunity.

Launch 2016 Startup Companies
Written by Jessica MacCall | February 26, 2016

Get to Know the Launch Startup Finalists

The fifth annual Launch startup competition will take place at SXSWedu, March 7-10, 2016 in Austin, Texas! Launch is designed to highlight emerging innovations impacting the world of teaching and learning. Ten early-stage education startups have been selected as finalists, to compete in the fast-paced, live event. - See more at: http://sxswedu.com/news/2016/get-know-launch-startup-finalists#sthash.MYh0cXfX.dpuf