For 24 hours, up-and-coming SXSW showcasing artists will team up with world-class hackers, designers and programmers to create new music tech innovations that will produce enhancements for live performances and interactivity with their fans.
Using their programming knowledge and a collection of music-tech APIs, teams will compete for a grand prize of $10,000.
The SXSW Music Hackathon Championship will take place beginning at 2:00PM Wednesday, March 18 until2:00PM Thursday, March 19 at the Hilton Austin Downtown.
The Hackathon Championship Awards Show will be held on Friday, March 20 from 4:30PM – 6:00PM at the Austin Convention Center in Ballroom G.
To participate in the SXSW Music Hackathon Championship, go here http://sxsw.com/music/hackathon to apply. All interested hackers and designers will be reviewed and contacted regarding their selection to participate.
SXSW badge registration is not required to participate.