SXSW Eco 2013 Exhibition - Photo by Merrick Ales

Eco Exhibition

Showcasing Sustainable Innovation

The Eco Exhibition is the center for discovery at SXSW Eco. Serving as a community hub, event space and destination to learn about new products and technologies, this crossroads of the conference is the best place to explore the latest in sustainable trends and solutions. View the 2014 exhibitors.

Features include meetups, lounges, and other activities throughout the two-day show to connect registrants with top innovators from around the globe.

Monday, October 6th–Tuesday, October 7th
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom EFG


Monday, October 6th

11:00 AM - 6:00 PMExhibition Open
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMCoffee Break with Place By Design Finalists
3:00 PM - 5:45 PMPing Pong Tournament presented by Zappos (ACC - Prefunction outside BR F)
3:00 PM - 5:45 PMHackathon Show & Tell presented by World Wildlife Fund
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMHP Living Progress Exchange

Tuesday, October 7th

11:00 AM - 6:00 PMExhibition Open
11:00 AM - 12:30 PMHP Living Progress Exchange
3:00 PM - 3:30 PMCoffee Break presented by the National Waste & Recycling Association


Maker Space

This feature of the exhibition will showcase a variety of designers and makers as they demonstrate their creations. Interact with these different DIY concepts ranging from 3D printing to upcycling!

Featured Makers:

CRAFT, MakerBot, Recycled Reads, SparkFun, Stitch Lab, The Edge of Imagination Station

Good Style Shop

Check out the latest in ethical fashion and retail products at the SXSW Eco Good Style Shop. Through better business practices and production, these select startups are determined to make a positive impact in the evolving fashion industry through their designer wares.

Featured Shops: ACCOMPANY, Half United, Do Amore Rings, Naadam Cashmere, VOZ, Noonday Collection

Ping Pong Tournament

Presented by Zappos

Join us for a ping pong tournament hosted by Zappos! Stake your claim as the 2014 SXSW Eco ping pong champion and compete for prizes and bragging rights – winners will be recognized at the SXSW Eco Awards on Tuesday night. If you're hardcore, feel free to bring your own paddle and shoes. Game on!

1st Place - $250 Zappos Gift Card
2nd Place - $100 Zappos Gift Card

Sign up for the tournament at the Eco Info Booth on Monday, Oct 7th.

Back for 2014: SpinFish Exhibition Upcycling Program

SpinFish SpinFish Event Solutions is very excited to partner once again with SXSW Eco on an upcycling program aimed at collecting and redistributing all leftover event materials from exhibitors. To participate, please bring any items you'd like to donate to our booth (#332) or visit a SpinFish representative during the exhibition. For a list of materials we can and cannot accept, please see here.

SpinFish Event Solutions is a waste diversion and rescue service specializing in diverting event leftovers from the landfill. By providing more sustainable options for unwanted custom event materials and waste, SpinFish will help ensure event leftovers are kept out of the landfill, while helping the local community where the event took place.

SXSW Eco 2013 Exhibition - Photo by Merrick Ales