Hustle like Uber, Airbnb and Lyft
Uber, Lyft, Airbnb have released their new features and pricing models at SXSW events in the past, capitalizing on the crowd, the demand and the tech savy "tester" consumers of this progressive music and game festival.
Participate in a Hackathon or Competition
Previously, SXSW sponsored Eco environment, social entrepreneurship as well as educational startup competitions, pitch events, and hackathons. Participate and get amazing exposures to the tech elites and YC startups, investors who frequent these events.
Participate in Release It SXSW Pitch
Participate in a special edition pitch event judged by industry experts at the SXSW startup village. This event is open to all new startups.