All-Conference Volunteer News & Information

SXSW All-Conference Volunteers work during SXSWedu (March 6-9) and throughout all 10 days of SXSWeek (March 10-19, 2017) on up to 2 crews. We have a wide variety of crews to choose from, and most of them require no special experience. All-Conference Volunteer Crews are at work everyday, at all hours, around the Austin Convention Center and other official SXSW venues.

All-Conference Volunteer News & Information

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About All-Conference Volunteering



  • Be at least 16 years of age.* Some crews may have additional age requirements dependent on their area of operation.
  • Work a minimum of 24 hours
  • Attend in-person crew training, if required (times and dates TBD)
  • View and complete the online volunteer training video and quiz
  • Have a valid email address (no sharing of email addresses, please)
  • Be responsible for working with SXSW Crew Managers to create your own schedule
  • Agree to the Volunteer Release & Waiver of Liability
  • Acknowledge and adhere to the Volunteer Policies and Guidelines

As an All-Conference Volunteer, you will be working hours towards a perk.

*Applicants under the age of 18 will need consent from a parent or guardian to volunteer.