Announcing Artist-Centric Meet Ups at the Meet Up Pavilion

Written by Corinna Burford | January 7, 2014

Hosted in the SXSW Trade Show Meet Up Pavilion, these diverse sessions are focused on educating and supporting the independent creatives at SXSW.

Meet local law-firm Fish & Richardson on Tuesday, March 11th at 1:00pm for an inside perspective on IP protection during the Intellectual Property Workshop. The Fish & Richardson team is excited to offer concrete guidance on how to navigate copyrights, trademarks, the patent application process and investment opportunities.

Later in the afternoon at 4:00pm, join representatives from Warner Music, Sony Music and Microsoft as they introduce their work for standardizing media packages during the Connected Media Experience Meet-Up. Developers and artists unite to discuss these open web standards that will enable creatives to form dynamic media to be shared on a variety of consumer devices.

The Meet Up Pavilion will also host ambassadors from the Health Alliance for Austin Musicians, the SIMS Foundation and HINT-Future of Music Coalition during the Artist Health Advocacy Meet Up on Wednesday, March 11th at 11:15am. Ask the tough questions on health reform for artists and learn about the many opportunities available for freelancing creatives!

Photo By JoJo Marion