2016 Highlights

In 2016, Washington, DC hosted SXSW attendees at the #WeDC House

From large to small, startup to C-suite – SXSW attendees from around the world visited Washington, DC in Austin, Texas to learn about the city’s dynamic tech start up scene, culture, quality of life, art, and music.

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What the media said about #WeDC at SXSW

More than 60 articles covered Washington, DC’s SXSW activation – the community, the city, and the nation were buzzing about DC’s effort to promote its city.

  • “While others crowded around private clubs and star-studded red carpets, these young people from D.C. chose to come to Austin and rally around their city.” — The New Republic»
  • “One of the most prominent city-specific efforts was by WeDC, representing the nation’s capital, whose corner patio and house amid scattered SXSW locations gave it prime visibility.” — The Chicago Tribune»
  • “We’re trying to present D.C. in a different light.” — The Washington Post»
  • “It’s an incredible place to launch a company like ours.” — The Washington Post»

To SXSW from #WeDC, photos from SXSW »

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