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Adaptation: Redesigning Cities for Climate Change - Photo by Richard W. Kies II
Written by Jordan Roberts | December 17, 2014

Listen to Smart Cities Sessions

Listen to Smart Cities sessions and explore the creative ways our cities are building more sustainable and resilient communities.

With a growing global population, out of date infrastructure and stresses on the shared environment need our immediate attention. The SXSW Eco 2014 programming theme Smart Cities focuses on our urban...

The Responsible Entrepreneur: Four Game-Changing Archetypes for Founders, Leaders and Impact Investors by Carol Sanford
Written by Lorena Burgess | December 11, 2014

Congrats to SXSW Eco Speaker Carol Sanford!

A big congratulations to 2014 SXSW Eco Speaker Carol Sanford for winning her latest award, the Entrepreneurship Book of the Year! Sanford’s book, The Responsible Entrepreneur: Four Game-Changing Archetypes for Founders, Leaders and Impact Investors, received the honor from 800-CEO-READ’s 2015 Business Book Awards, which recognizes the best of the...

Fish Farming panel at SXSW Eco 2014 - Photo by Amy Ellinger
Written by Jordan Roberts | December 10, 2014

Featured Speaker Video: Fish Farming – Futile or the Future?

The SXSW Eco 2014 panel "Fish Farming: Futile or the Future?" brings together a world famous oceanographer, the National Aquarium's conservation expert, an aquaculturist, and the founders of the first investment fund focused on sustainable aquaculture for an engaging discussion. Watch it here!

SXSW Eco 2014 Startup Connect – Photo by Laura Lindley
Written by Carolyn Harrold | December 8, 2014

SXSW Eco Connections - Skyven Technologies + Texas A&M Clean Energy Incubator

We are excited to announce that Startup Showcase Finalist, Skyven Technologies has has joined the Texas A&M Clean Energy Incubator. Skyven Founder and CEO, Arun Gupta, met Ryan Owen of The Research Valley Partnership at SXSW Eco's Startup Connect, a networking event connecting startups to the investors and customers through...