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Accor Pacific joins as Official Accommodation Partner for inaugural SXSW Sydney 2023

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Accor Pacific and SXSW Sydney collaborate to offer high-quality accommodation and insights into the future of travel, marking a milestone in Sydney’s hospitality and events industry.

Accor Pacific announces its partnership as the Official Accommodation Partner of SXSW Sydney 2023, scheduled to take place in October at the International Convention Centre (ICC) and at venues across Sydney.

This exciting collaboration brings together two industry leaders to deliver an exceptional experience for attendees and further expresses Accor Pacific’s commitment to supporting the arts, innovation, and cultural experiences.

SXSW® in Austin, TX is renowned globally for its convergence of technology, music, film and creativity, attracting participants and industry professionals from around the world. By joining forces with SXSW Sydney in its inaugural year, Accor Pacific aims to enhance the overall experience for attendees by providing exceptional accommodation options and unparalleled hospitality.

Accor will also host a speaker panel on The Future of Travel at SXSW Sydney on 18th October at the ICC Sydney. The panel will focus on exploring the possibilities and advancements in the future of travel. With knowledgeable and visionary speakers, experts from the fields of design, sustainability and media, attendees can expect to gain insights into innovative technologies, trends and experiences that will shape the hotel and travel industry. Panellists include Elissa Keenan (CEO of Ecotourism Australia), Juliet Ashworth (Creative Director and Owner of CHADA), Quentin Long (Managing Director of Australian Traveller Media), Nick Kavanagh (Chief Strategy Officer of iProspect), and moderated by Accor Pacific CEO Sarah Derry.

Sarah Derry, CEO of Accor Pacific, said, “We are delighted to be the Official Accommodation Partner of SXSW Sydney. This collaboration allows us to confirm our commitment to providing exceptional experiences and supporting the arts and innovation communities. Our team is excited to welcome SXSW Sydney participants to our hotels and will ensure they have an unforgettable stay throughout the event.”

The partnership between Accor Pacific and SXSW Sydney represents a significant milestone in the hospitality and events industry in Sydney. This collaboration will enable both organisations to leverage their respective strengths and create an exceptional experience for participants.

SXSW Sydney attendees can access a special accommodation rate at select Sydney hotels on the SXSW Sydney website for a memorable stay throughout their time at SXSW Sydney.

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