Timeline for SXSW Interactive 2014: Important Dates to Remember!

Looking to connect with the world's most innovative digital creatives, trying to find out the best time to buy your badge, or just hoping to learn the timeline for SXSW Interactive 2014? You're in luck! Below are some of the most important SXSW Interactive dates related to entry periods for sessions and events, registration deadlines, and more. Also, be sure to sign up for the SXSW monthly newsletter to learn about other SXSW announcements and information.

Monday, July 1, 2013
SXSW 2014 PanelPicker entry process begins

Wednesday, July 10, 2013
SXSW Interactive Scholarship entry period opens

Friday, July 26, 2013
2014 SXSW PanelPicker entry process ends at 11:59pm CT

Friday, July 26, 2013
SXSW Interactive Scholarship entry period closes at 11:59pm CT

Thursday, August 1, 2013
SXSW 2014 season launch

Thursday, August 1, 2013
SXSW Interactive Awards entry period opens

Thursday, August 1, 2013
SXSW Accelerator entry period opens

Monday, August 19, 2013
2014 SXSW PanelPicker public voting begins

Friday, September 6, 2013
2014 SXSW PanelPicker public voting ends at 11:59pm CT

Friday, September 6, 2013
First registration discount deadline

Friday, September 27, 2013
SXSW Interactive Awards early entry deadline

Monday, October 14, 2013
First programming announcement for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival

Friday, October 18, 2013
Second registration discount deadline

Friday, November 8, 2013
Interactive Awards entry period ends at 11:59pm CT

Friday, November 8, 2013
SXSW Accelerator entry period ends at 11:59pm CT

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Second programming announcement for the 2014 SXSW Interactive Festival

Friday, November 22, 2013
Third registration discount deadline

Friday, January 10, 2014
Fourth registration discount deadline

Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Judges for 2014 SXSW Accelerator announced

Monday, January 13, 2014
Online hour-by-hour session schedule for SXSW Interactive goes live

Monday, January 13, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in San Francisco

Tuesday, January 14, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in San Antonio

Wenesday, January 15, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in Houston

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in Las Vegas

Monday, January 27, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in Brooklyn

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Finalists for 2014 SXSW Accelerator announced

Monday, February 3, 2014
Finalists for 2014 SXSW Interactive Awards announced

Monday, February 3, 2014
SXSW Community Meet Up in Austin

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
Final deadline for applying for SXSW press credentials

Friday, February 7, 2014
Fifth registration discount deadline

Thursday, March 6, 2014
SXSW 2014 badge pickup begins

Friday, March 7, 2014
SXSW 2014 first official day of programming

July 2014
Entry process for 2015 SXSW PanelPicker

March 13-17, 2015
2015 SXSW Interactive Festival

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