We always have a lot going on at SXSW – and so do our great partners. Here are the 2016 SXSW events you should add to your calendar.

SXSW Events Saturday, March 12

mobile future events at SXSW 2016Startup Lunch: The Wireless Meetup, brought to you by Mobile Future [12-2 PM]: This is a private lunch for wireless startups, innovators, and leaders. Join Mobile Future for a mobile lunch meet-up where there will be food and drinks, while the brightest minds in tech will serve as mentors available on-hand for one-on-one sessions.



AED:Alexandria at SXSW 2016Rock Out with Your Chalk Out, brought to you by Arlington Economic Development and Alexandria Economic Development [12-4 PM]: Feeling ballsy? Join your fellow entrepreneurs for a SXSW pool tournament put on by the fun folks from Arlington and Alexandria, VA. Grab some food, a few beers, and shoot some pool, shuffleboard, foosball, pinball and darts. Prizes & giveaways guaranteed, so make sure to bring your A-game.


SXSW Events Sunday, March 13

Google Cloud Platform events at SXSW 2016

Lunch in the Clouds, with Google Cloud Platform [11-2 PM]: If you’re a CTO, tech director or other tech lead, join Google Cloud Platform and enjoy a fantastic lunch with a rare opportunity to get one-on-one sessions with some Google team members. You’ll even get to play with one of Google’s fun, new innovations. *** This event is for CTO’s and other Technical Leaders



CTA at sxsw 2016

CTA Meetup, brought to you by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) [3-5 PM]: Is #TacoTuesday your thing? Well, what about welcoming the week with a fiesta on Sunday instead? Stop by to learn more about how the Consumer Technology Association, the group that produces the International CES show each year, promotes technology innovation in America.


Arlington Economic Development – BFD (Big Fat Data) Revolution Panel [5-6PM]: Meet the people who have taken data and turned it into dollars…and learn how you can do it too. Panelists: Alex Laskey, Opower; Aneesh Chopra, Hunch Analytics; Christina Winn, Arlington Economic Development; Paul Melby, Capital One Labs.


tech.co at sxsw 2016

Tech.Co’s Startup Night at SXSW, with IBM, .CO & The Third Wave [8 – 11 PM]: End your weekend on the right note! Join us as we partner with IBM, .CO & The Third Wave to bring you a night full of innovative showcasing startups, great drinks, great people, and an overall GREAT time!




SXSW Events Tuesday, March 15

Arlington Economic Development – Be the Next Tony Stark [9:30-10:30AM]: Get an insight into each of their worlds and learn how to connect with project managers and national security advisors who are looking for YOUR ideas. Could you create the next GPS? Drone? Are you the next Tony Stark?