Canadian artists performing at Swan Dive were alternated between indoor and outdoor stages throughout the day with the showcases hosted by Break Out West (Manitoba Music, Music BC, Sask Music and Alberta Music).
The Canadian artists showcasing included and Dine Alone Hot Sauce loaded Casears, Canada’s famous morning drink.
The events that comprise Startup Central are designed to inform, inspire and connect the nearly 500 members of the startup ecosystem who attend SXSW Eco each year.
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Below are the sessions we've announced so far that will take place at SXSW Eco 2016, selected by the SXSW Eco programming team, Advisory Board and our global community.
To advance these efforts, we offer Startup Central, a robust programming theme designed for startups and the individuals and organizations that support their work.Read the SUPPORT page prior to making a payment to see PCDN's impact and how your payment will help.SXSW Eco highlights the breakthrough ideas, designs and technologies that are driving the world forward.CIMA returned to the highly influential South By South (SXSW) music festival in Austin, Texas in March with a delegation of Canadian music companies to undertake a multi-faceted business and marketing strategy.This year CIMA used the opportunity presented by Canada’s 150 Anniversary to shine a light on Canadian talent and attract a wider audience to Canadian events that included: the much-anticipated Canadian Blast BBQ, the live performance venue Canada House (which took residence at a new location), and networking and business development activities.In total the BBQ was at capacity for most of the afternoon with over 2,300 attendees in total, including international delegates from 15 countries, enjoying live music, delicious BBQ and games and prizes to celebrate Canada’s 150.Thursday’s daytime events were all about the West coast, as Canada House moved to a brand new venue this year.SXSW Eco offers networking events in a variety of formats to help startups connect with the people and resources available to support them.STARTUP INVESTOR CONNECT Pitch your business in quick one-on-one meetings at Startup Investor Connect.CIMA hosted the Canada Stand at the SXSW Trade Show for four days of Interactive and Music, Sunday through Wednesday where we represented 23 Canadian music and interactive companies.CIMA partnered onsite with Ontario Media Development Corporation (OMDC) and Ontario Ministry of International Trade to host a business reception where we welcomed 300 SXSW delegates.