<span class="caption center"><img src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/news/image/trade-show-ma003_0.JPG?itok=6-3qGOXY" width="480" height="319" alt="" class="image-large" />Photo Courtesy of Merrick Ales</span>
The [SXSW Trade Show](http://www.sxsw.com/trade-shows/about) is now open!
With hundreds of cutting-edge exhibitors from across the globe, the SXSW trade show allows you to connect with the best of the best in the creative industries.
In addition, there are a number of great networking venues and recruiting opportunities, such as Meet Ups at the [Meet Up Pavillion](http://www.sxsw.com/trade-shows/meet-up-pavilion) and the Startup Networking Lounge. Highlights include:
I Met My Agency @ SXSW - a daily Recruiting Series held at the Meet Up Pavilion at 12pm. Geared towards Technical Development, Digital Strategists, Advertisting/PR, & Creative Designers, you just might meet your next employer!
[The Online Activism Meet Up](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_OE01889) - discuss the newest social media trends in social advocacy.
[Analogue Anonymous](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_OE01899) - Rediscover the charm of nostalgic technology.
[Reimagine Local Radio: Artists, Promoters, Venues, College Radio, Blog](http://schedule.sxsw.com/2013/events/event_OE02024) - Bringing radio back to the locals, experience the reinvented online radio "Avenue Live".
To top it off, [The Next Stage](http://www.sxsw.com/trade-shows/next-stage) will feature an amazing selection of entertaining (and educational) programming - from panels, to live casting sessions to music performances.
Austin Convention Center, **Exhibit Halls 3 & 4**
Sunday, March 10 - 11:00-6:00pm
Monday, March 11 - 11:00-6:00pm
Tuesday, March 12 - 11:00-6:00pm
Wednesday, March 13 - 11:00-4:00pm