The German Haus is the main venue of the joint German presentation at SXSW and will host a myriad of carefully curated networking events, start-up formats, presentations, roundtables, as well as interdisciplinary performances and concerts from March 9th until March 14th, 2019.


It’s new location in the heart of downtown Austin offers even more opportunities for professional exchange, international networking and the exploration of new creative collaborations. Topics addressed range across a multitude of different industries with a specific focus on new and emerging technologies, innovative approaches and potentially disruptive business models. In addition to open and curated formats, the German Haus will also feature a number of invitation only work and think tanks, and expert level roundtables.


The German Haus is open to all SXSW delegates though capacity restrictions may apply. Make sure to check out the full program and opportunities to actively engage in closed formats and networking events on

GERMAN HAUS @ Graeber House | 410 East 6th Street

Smart Cities & Mobility | Saturday, March 9th

Future of Work & Ethics of Technology | Sunday, March 10th

New Technologies, New Industries & New Media | Monday, March 11th

Creative Technologies & Immersive Media | Tues, March 12th & Thurs, March 14th


WUNDERBAR Music Day | Wednesday, March 13th @ Graeber House

Night Time Economy & Music Cities | 2.30pm – 2 am


WUNDERBAR Music Day | Wednesday, March 13th @ Seven Grand | 405 East 7th Street

Wunderbar BBQ and Live Music Performances by German Artists | 1pm – 7pm

SXSW Showcase curated by Initiative Musik | 8pm – 2am


Midnight AV Specials | Interdisciplinary Screenings & Immersive Experiences
Sunday, March 10th – Thursday, March 14th, 11pm – 2 am @ Graeber House


German Haus is Open to all Delegates *

Saturday, March 9th – Wednesday, March 13th  |  2pm – 2 am

Thursday, March 14th | noon – 2 am


Work & Think Tanks | register to engage (limited capacity)
Saturday, March 9th – Tuesday, March 12th | 9 am – 1 pm


German Haus is supported by the German Federal Government's Culture and Creative Industries Initiative, several German federal states and cities, digital and innovation partners, and the German Consulate General in Houston, Texas.


* capacity restrictions may apply