2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

SXSW Accelerator: Payment and FinTech Technologies (1)

Saturday, March 12
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon B
500 E 4th St

SXSW Accelerator pitch event presented by 24/7 Intouch is a platform to allow early stage technology startups to pitch their product and/or services to industry technology experts, high profiled media personnel, and Venture Capitalists / Angel Investors. Eight companies within the Payment and FinTech Technologies category will dazzle a live audience, panel of three judges and co-emcees with their ideas, innovations, product and/or service on Saturday, March 12. Three of those eight companies will be asked to return on day two, Sunday, March 13, to present to a new group of co-emcees and judges. A grand prize winner for each category will be selected at the end of day two as part of the evening SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony.

Payment and FinTech Technologies that deliver new consumer or business payment methods, including new forms of currency; that deal with the extension of credit and other lending processes; equities t...

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Hashtags: #sxsw #sxswaccel


Andrew McLaughlin at SXSW

Andrew McLaughlin



Andrew McLaughlin is a partner at betaworks, a tech and media start-up studio based in New York City. He also serves as CEO of Digg and Instapaper.

Outside of his day job, Andrew is a senior f...

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Christine Herron at SXSW

Christine Herron


Intel Capital

Early-stage investor and startup muse. Helping grow @IntelCapital, @500Startups, @StartX, and @Calista. Invested for Intel into Ark, Betaworks, E la Carte, Goldbely, Hangtime, Jelli, Movable Ink, N...

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Cyan Banister



Niki Manby


Citi Ventures

Robin Wauters

Founding Editor



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