<span class="caption"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/Slideshow_459x248.jpg" width="459" height="284" alt="Gruber, Curtis, Belsky, O'Reilly, Baldwin photos courtesy the speakers" title="Gruber, Curtis, Belsky, O'Reilly, Baldwin photos courtesy the speakers" class="image-large" />Gruber, Curtis, Belsky, O'Reilly, Baldwin photos courtesy the speakers</span> The first early registration deadline for <a href="http://sxswv2v.com/attend">SXSW V2V</a>, the newest addition to the SXSW family of events, is fast approaching. Register between now and this Friday, December 14 to be part of this exciting new SXSW event in its very first year for only $695. This week SXSW V2V has been offering a small sneak peek into a few of the 100+ visionaries who will be participating in the inaugural event happening August 11-14, 2013 in Las Vegas. Joining us to share their expertise and help entrepreneurs across all creative industries take their ideas and talents to the next level will be: [Micah Baldwin](http://www.learntoduck.com), CEO and Chief Community Caretaker of Graphic.ly, and father of #followfriday; [Scott Belsky](http://99u.com/), co-founder and CEO of Behance, and author of "Making Ideas Happen"; [Tim O'Reilly](http://oreilly.com/tim/) founder and CEO of [O'Reilly Media, Inc.](http://oreilly.com/); [Frank Gruber](http://tech.co/about-tech-cocktail/about-frank-gruber), entrepreneur, new media journalist, and co-founder of [Tech Cocktail](http://tech.co/); and [Dustin Curtis](http://www.dustincurtis.com/), writer, UI designer and creator of [Svblte](https://svbtle.com), a curated collation of great people with great things to say. Help us build the SXSW V2V community, and be the first to know about the latest SXSW V2V news and updates: <a href="https://twitter.com/sxswv2v">follow us</a>, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/SXSWV2V">friend us</a> or <a href="https://plus.google.com/102162290242089572177/posts">add us</a> today.