"There are certain moments in life you know you will never forget. Finishing first at SXSW Eco was one of those moments." - Deane Little, New Sky Energy, Greentech Winner

SXSW Eco Startup Showcase - Photo by Randy & Jackie Smith

The SXSW Eco Startup Showcase, produced in conjunction with our Founding Partners, Austin Energy and Austin Technology Clean Energy Incubator, is a fast-paced pitch competition featuring top impact companies from around the world. Moving into its fifth year, the event has become a launching pad for the latest innovations set to positively impact society and the environment, and serves as a place of discovery for corporate, VC, angel and foundational investors across the country.

Over the past four years over 150 companies have competed in the Showcase. View the 2015 Startup Showcase Finalists and Winners»



Categories

Energy
International
Internet of Things + Software
Reuse + Recycling
Social Impact
Supply Chain + Product Innovation
Water

Applications for the 2016 Startup Showcase will open in February. Please subscribe to our newsletter to receive an update when the application is live. Email startupshowcase@sxsweco.com with questions.




What it Takes to Pitch Your Startup at SXSW Eco


Get a behind the scenes look at the SXSW Eco Startup Showcase from this documentary by Prezi following the Finalists in the 2014 Social Impact category.



Startup Showcase Founding Partners

The Startup Showcase is produced in conjunction with our Founding Partners, Austin Energy and Austin Technology Clean Energy Incubator

Austin EnergyAustin Technology Incubator

Startup Showcase Sponsors


Direct EnergyVulcan Inc.Austin Resource Recovery



SXSW Eco Startup Showcase - Photo by Randy & Jackie Smith