Which FORMATS work best with the various SXSW events?

Based on years of feedback, we’ve learned that attendees like certain types of formats based on tracks. Here are some suggestions for you:

Tracks that fall under the INTERACTIVE access overwhelmingly prefer SOLO and DUAL presentations over panels. Attendees really enjoy deep dives and practical takeaways from this type of formatting.

Tracks that fall under the FILM access prefer DUAL conversations with industry leaders, hands-on workshops and advanced level panels.

Tracks that fall under the MUSIC access want in-depth PANELS and WORKSHOPS as well as compelling SOLO and DUAL presentations, heavily focused on the future of the music industry and how to further careers in today's world.

SXSWedu attendees prefer a variety of programming formats and styles. For 2016, SXSWedu is looking for interactive sessions that engage the audience on a deeper level.

SXSW Eco attendees prefer a variety of programming styles at varying difficulty levels. Be cognizant of the best way to convey your idea and the appropriate audience for the material.

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