WPP at SXSW Australia

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Five days of creative provocation, emerging ideas and open conversations

It’s SXSW’s first time in Australia. We are thrilled to be part of this first.

Championing the power of creative transformation, WPP House brings together the most influential thinkers and do-ers to tell extraordinary stories that unlock change through creativity.

Join us

In this house we have interesting people who have a point of view.
In this house we’ve left room for the unexpected.
In this house we seek to share ideas that are embryonic.
In this house anyone’s welcome.

Located at Sydney’s iconic Powerhouse Museum, WPP House is open from 8am – 7pm on Monday 16 – Friday 20 October. With keynotes, panels and fireside chats, events are a combination of invitation-only and open-to-all.


The below agenda outlines the sessions which are scheduled Monday – Friday.

Some sessions are by invitation only so please reach out to the agency or partner key contact listed on the event if you wish to attend a session.

Open House sessions are open to all, however capacity is limited so guests will be seated on a first-come, first-served basis. All sessions can be viewed at the WPP Courtyard at the Powerhouse as part of WPP House which will also be filled on a first-come, first-served basis.

Register your details via the form to receive more information and updates on WPP House.

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About WPP events

At WPP, we strive to create events that promote an open dialogue where different backgrounds and beliefs are both valued and respected. We want people to be able to express their opinions in a respectful environment and would ask all participants to adhere to these principles.

We have a zero tolerance approach to any abusive or disrespectful behaviour. Anyone who has a concern about any behaviour or views expressed should immediately contact a senior WPP leader at our event.

What information do we collect?

We may receive your personal information directly from you or from WPP group companies and affiliates in order to make you aware of or invite you to events. At times we may also request that you voluntarily supply us with personal information. Generally, this information is requested by us when you want us to provide you with information, or when you choose to attend an event. We may process the following information about you:

Job title
Email address
Telephone number
Special category data:
Accessibility information
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For more information, please refer to the WPP privacy policy which can be found here, or get in touch.