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#notatSXSW & Philly Tech Week 2014 presented by AT&T Preview Party

Womp Womp. Not going to SXSW this year? Don't fret, you live in Philly, and there's a thriving interactive & design community right here!

Join us to rally around our hometown spirit at our annual #notatSXSW party! This year we're making this more than just a meetup and adding a design gallery & competition. We'll also be giving a sneak peak at Philly Tech Week 2014, happening this year April 4-12, 2014.

Designers! You're invited to bring a recent piece of superb design to show off in a casual gallery format (Find out how to enter below). Party people will vote on their favorite! Prizes TBA but will include a critique from an industry expert. The winner will be entered into a final design showdown against designers from Brooklyn and Baltimore.

Let's hang out, talk tech & design, and dig into the great and exciting things happening in the city we love. Then it'll be fine that none of us are at SXSW...we didn't want to go anyway!

*How to enter: Enter the competition by emailing a copy of your design, your name and your Twitter handle to corinne[AT]technical[DOT]ly with the subject line: "#notatSXSW Design Competition: Your name"

About our Host:

The Philly Game Forge is the first and only coworking space specifically for game developers in Philadelphia. Started by Cipher Prime in 2013, they are also home to FlyClops, Final Form Games and more.

This event is hosted by Philly with the following partners:

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  • Victor De A.

    2 questions: 1, can I pay at the door, and 2, nearby parking lots? Thanks.

    March 10, 2014

    • Amanda L.

      I usually use the garage on 4th nearby!

      March 10, 2014

    • Victor De A.

      Thanks for the info!

      March 11, 2014

  • Marcel Williams F.

    Can I pay at the door? My #GPSBodies colleague, Arianna Gass, will be coming in my place!

    Also--THRILLED about this :-)

    1 · March 11, 2014

  • Keith H.

    trying to submit to the design competition, but email keeps being rejected... anyone else experiencing this problem?

    March 9, 2014

  • Cheo

    Looks to be an awesome event!

    1 · January 29, 2014

  • Joseph D.

    Looks like a great event - i missed last year's event, looking forward to this year's ! Interested in connecting with all including designers, developers, and entrepreneurs !

    1 · January 10, 2014

  • Howard Trae T.

    now thats funny, I'm actually watching the previous one from 2012 right now. Pending my schedule, I'm looking to make this event.

    January 10, 2014

  • Jordan M.

    Hey, I'm heading to SXSW. Are there any events planned before then?

    1 · December 4, 2013

  • Kevin Curtis T.

    Looking forward to seeing you all there.

    1 · January 2, 2014

  • Kevin Curtis T.

    Looking forward to seeing you all there.

    December 8, 2013

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