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Northern Powerhouse trade mission to SXSW

The Department for International Trade (DIT) are taking companies from the Northern Powerhouse region to attend the SXSW conference in the Interactive, Film and Music sectors. Alongside the mission there will be a Northern Powerhouse showcase at the British Music Embassy promoting talent from across the region.

Who should attend

SXSW Music Festival and Conference - Labels, agents, managers, manufacturers, publishers, writers, bloggers media giants, music fans, ticketing platforms and venue providers.

SXSW Interactive Conference - Web-developers, designers, bloggers, wireless innovators, content producers, programmers, inventors, tech and new media entrepreneurs games & game developers, investors & educators.

SXSW Film Festival & Conference - Film makers, distributors, national & international media, critiques, academics, programmers, screen writers, agents, film crews, actors & digital creatives.

What’s on offer?

  • Opportunity to attend a key industry event for creative companies and bands
  • Receive in-market support from a DIT creative industry specialist for the duration of your visit
  • Invitation to B2B networking events
  • Grants may be available for eligible companies to help towards the cost of the mission

Register now and discover how export can maximise your growth potential.

Please note, delegates are responsible for booking and paying for their own travel, accommodation, exhibition passes and visas. Eligible companies may apply for a grant to help towards the cost.

Register here