AUSTIN -- South By Southwest has announced a new addition to its 26-year-old Austin event.
The SXSW website announced Tuesday that a four-day event called SXSW V2V will be held in Las Vegas next year.
SXSW says the event, which will feature four days of panels, workshops, speakers and more, is an "extension and re-imagining [of] SXSW's 26-year-old Austin event with an emphasis on the creative spark that drives entrepreneurial innovation."
Event organizers also said SXSW V2V offers "innovators and entrepreneurs across all creative industries a space to learn the skills, make the connections and find the inspiration to take their ideas and talents to the next level. If you are involved in building an app, a service, a business, a brand or a community, then this event is for you."
SXSW V2V will be held Aug. 11-14, 2013 at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas hotel.
The SXSW Music, Film and Interactive Conferences and Festivals will be held in Austin March 8-17, 2013.