SXSW Eco Awards

SXSW Eco Awards 2013 - Photos by Merrick Ales and Earl McGehee

The SXSW Eco Awards ceremony brings together the entire conference to celebrate ingenuity in cleantech, social innovation, public interest design and storytelling.

Join us on Tuesday, October 7th from 6:00pm-7:30pm in Ballroom D to experience some of the brightest technologies and inspiring stories shaping the future.

The SXSW Eco Awards ceremony recognizes the winners of conference competitions during an evening of drinks and entertainment. Winners of the Hackathon, Startup Showcase, Ping Pong Tournament, and Place By Design will be announced throughout the ceremony.


SXSW Eco Awards Host

Evan Handler

Evan Handler

Evan Handler is an actor, author, screenwriter, and journalist who is probably best known as one of the stars of the HBO television show, and films, “Sex and the City,” as well as Showtime’s hit comedy “Californication,” currently airing its seventh and final season. Prior to his work in film and television Evan earned acclaim in the theater, playing leading roles in seven Broadway productions including John Guare's “Six Degrees of Separation”; Neil Simon's “Brighton Beach Memoirs” and “Broadway Bound”; and Athol Fugar's “Master Harold…and the boys.”

We look forward to the energy and excitement Evan will bring to the SXSW Eco Awards this year!


Check out the 2013 winners in this article from Popular Science.

SXSW Eco Awards 2013 - Photos by Merrick Ales and Earl McGehee