Texas Music Office SXSW 2024 PanelPicker Proposals
The Texas Music Office is excited to return to SXSW 2024 with two PanelPicker proposals that aim to bring together Texas creatives during both the Music and Film weeks of SXSW. Community Voting for PanelPicker submissions makes up 30% of the selection process and takes place August 8 - 20, 2023.
View our proposals below and VOTE UP for each session:
Historic Tax Rebate Program for Texas Music Venues
The Texas Music Office (TMO), the only standalone music office in the US, is leading the way in supporting communities through their policy work and ongoing efforts to support all facets of the Texas Music Industry. The Texas Certified Incubator Venue Program, in accordance with Texas Government Code Chapter 485, Subchapter C, is the first of its kind in the nation to provide a tax rebate program to qualifying music venues and music festivals in the state of Texas. Learn more about how government and the private sector work together to support music ecosystems.
Brendon Anthony, Director, Texas Music Office, Office of the Governor, Texas Music Office; Diana Cox, Director of Operations, Kessler Presents; Rebecca Reynolds, President, Music Venue Alliance - Austin; Carol Alvarado, Senator Carol Alvarado, Texas Senate; Donna Campbell, M.D., Senator Donna Campbell, Texas Senate; Stephen Parker, Executive Director, National Independent Venue Association.
Texas Film Commission x Texas Music Office Joint Meet-Up
This meetup is in partnership with the Texas Film Commission.
If you count yourself part of the Texas Music Industry or any of Texas’ Moving Image Industries, then this meet-up is for you! Join the Texas Music Office and the Texas Film Commission for a joint meet-up that aims to bring together individuals from across the film, tv, digital media and music communities to meet one another, as well as the staff of the TMO and the TFC. Meet individuals with similar interests and learn about all the resources and services available to those working in these industries.
We look forward to seeing you at SXSW 2024!