An artist is more than just a painter. Backplane and Spotify present the Artists Hack, a hackathon dedicated to building the future of music, art, video, collaborative thought during SxSW.
RSVP's will open this week!
- 10am: Arrive, networking, brunch
- 10:45am: Welcome from Backplane and Spotify
- 11:00am: API demos (5 min), open call for hack ideas
- 12pm: Lunch
- 6pm: Dinner
- 7:30pm: Closing remarks from Matt Michelsen, Backplane CEO
- 7:45pm: Hacking ends, demos begin. Judges will review as a group and rank ideas
- 9pm: Judges award best prizes
- DJ performance (TBD)
Live web cast; featuring play-by-play commentary from top YouTubers (broadcast to Times Square via NASDAQ)
We use Hackathon.io to keep track of the hacks.
Event and press: Sarah Ross (email@example.com)
API partners: Andrew Mager (firstname.lastname@example.org)