Networking Events and Parties

Closing Party Photo By David Fox

The best connections are made in casual social settings. SXSW V2V provides many opportunities for attendees to get to know each other both during daytime activities and on into the evening. Stay tuned to this page as we add more events to carry you into the Las Vegas night, including special music performances and film screenings. Contact Katie King to learn how you can sponsor a networking reception or party at SXSW V2V.

Sunday, July 13

SXSW V2V Welcome Dinner presented by Our Official Host City Las Vegas
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Belmont 1 | 6:30 - 8:30pm
Featuring distinct culinary creations by The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the SXSW V2V Welcome Dinner will help set the stage for a memorable event. This event requires an additional ticket. See SXSW V2V Registration for more info.

SXSW V2V Opening Night Party Presented by (mt) Media Temple
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Belmont 2/3 | 8:30 - 11:00pm
The SXSW V2V Opening Party at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas is where the fun begins. Media Temple kicks things off with a skee ball tournament and the chance to win a $1000 while enjoying tasty drinks and an even tastier dessert bar. So get those throwing arms ready!

Monday, July 14

Coffee Break Presented by GoToMeeting
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Mont Royal Commons | 3:00-5:00pm
Take a break between sessions and grab some coffee or tea compliments of GoToMeeting. Be sure to enter for your chance to win a $400 voucher for Vegas show tickets!

Monday Night Mixer Presented by
Inspire Theater: 107 Las Vegas Boulevard S. | 6:30-8:30pm
Monday night is "downtown night" at SXSW V2V. Join us in historic downtown Las Vegas, on the revitalized East Fremont Street, for cocktails and networking at our Monday Night Mixer with the wonderful folks from
**Complimentary shuttles provided.

SXSW Film Screening
Inspire Theater: 107 Las Vegas Boulevard S. | 8:30-10:30pm
We have some really exciting news coming up about this year's film screening.
**Complimentary shuttles provided.

Tuesday, July 15

Startup Spotlight
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, Belmont Pre-Function | 3:00-6:00pm
The Startup Spotlight shines the light on emerging startups. Come check out demos and learn more about the next wave of creative talent. Click here to see the list of participating companies.

Tuesday Night Mixer
Deuce Lounge at Aria: 3730 S Las Vegas Blvd | 6:30-8:30pm
Time to roll the dice at the Deuce with an evening of mock gaming, cocktails and engaging conversation. Located within the Aria, it’s just a short walk from The Cosmopolitan.

SXSW Music Showcase
Book & Stage at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas: 3708 Las Vegas Strip | 9:00pm-11:00pm
White Sea and Richard Grewar play special Music Showcases.

Wednesday, July 16

SXSW V2V Closing Party
Brooklyn Bowl Las Vegas: 3545 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas | 7:00 - 10:00pm
We go out with a bang as we close SXSW V2V at the awesome Brooklyn Bowl. Come say farewell, enjoy food & drink and knock down some pins.
**Complimentary shuttles provided.

Photo by David Fox