2016 Schedule

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

SXSW Accelerator: Entertainment and Content Technologies

Sunday, March 13
11:00AM - 12:00PM

Hilton Austin Downtown
Salon AB
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. Three companies that have advanced from the previous day and earlier round within the Entertainment and Content Technologies category will dazzle a live audience, panel of three judges and co-emcees with their ideas, innovations, product and/or service on Sunday, March 13. A grand prize winner for each category will be selected at the end of the day as part of the evening SXSW Accelerator Awards Ceremony.

The Entertainment and Content Technologies category encompasses technologies that facilitate the comprehension and application of information and information workflows. These startups seek to improve productivity for businesses and/or individuals. Big data, cognitive com...

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Hamet Watt

Venture Partner

Upfront Ventures

Hany Nada at SXSW

Hany Nada

Managing Partner

GGV Capital

Hany Nada is a founding partner of GGV Capital and has worked as a long-term partner with more than 150 companies over the past decade. He is a trusted resource to CEOs on global market development...

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Kevin Colleran at SXSW

Kevin Colleran


General Catalyst

Kevin is currently a Venture Partner at General Catalyst VC firm in Boston, New York, and San Francisco doing Seed, Series A, and Series B investing.

Colleran is also Managing Director of Slow V...

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