2016 Schedule

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

SXSW Accelerator: Virtual Reality Technologies (1)

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

Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon D
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 Virtual Reality 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.

Virtual Reality Technologies companies with concepts using VR and other novel visualization technologies, including applications for Cardboard, Oculus Rift, and other emerging offerings from industry gia...

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CJ Reim


Highland Capital Partners

Dylan Flinn

Professional Optimist

Rothenberg Ventures

Kathrina Manalac


Y Combinator

Monty Munford at SXSW

Monty Munford

Sr Writer

The Economist

Monty Munford has 15 years' experience in the mobile, web and digital sectors and is a weekly columnist for Forbes in New York and The Telegraph in London.

He also writes regularly on technolog...

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Timothy Chang

Managing Dir



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