October 10-12, 2016 | Austin Convention Center

Below are key dates for the 2016 SXSW Eco season. Please check back for more info about our national meet ups and other events.

February 17

2016 Season Launch - PanelPicker, Place By Design + Startup Showcase Applications and Registration open

March 11

SXSW Film and Interactive begin
SXSW Eco Startup Speed Pitches

March 12

SXSW Eco Meet Up
SXSW Impact Design Night

March 14-15

SXSW SXgood Hub

March 15

SXSW Music begins
100 Good Reasons to Party with GOOD, The New School and SXSW Eco

April 19

San Francisco Mixer with TriplePundit – RSVP

April 20

LA Mixer with GOOD – RSVP

April 22-24

Earth Day Texas - Dallas

April 29

PanelPicker submissions close

May 5-6

Climate Action 2016 in Washington, DC Party Details Coming Soon

May 9

Panelpicker voting begins

May 5

SXSW Eco's Night in DC: hosted by Social Driver

May 10

SXSW Eco's Night in NYC: hosted by Waterkeeper Alliance

May 11-13

Living Future Unconference

May 12

SXSW Eco's Night in Boston: hosted by MIT Climate CoLab

May 20

Panelpicker voting closes

May 24

SXSW Eco's Night in San Antonio: hosted by Overland Partners

May 30

Place by Design Applications close

June 10

1st Registration Deadline

June 8-11

CNU 24

June 27

Startup Showcase Applications close

August 5

Short Film Program Submissions Deadline

August 12

2nd Registration Deadline

September 16

3rd Registration Deadline

October 10-12

SXSW Eco Conference