Written by Carolyn Harrold | August 24, 2016

SXSW Eco is for Startups

SXSW Eco recognizes startups and the individuals and organizations that support their work as a crucial source of the innovation that will drive social and environmental progress. To advance these efforts, we offer Startup Central, a robust programming theme dedicated to cleantech and social impact entrepreneurship. The events that comprise...

Entrepreneur - Efficient Cookstove Project in Uganda - photo provided by Cool Effect
Written by Neil Minocha | August 16, 2016

Session Spotlight: Take Meaningful Action: C02 Reduction for a Cooler Climate Presented by Cool Effect

Carbon industry experts will be taking the SXSW Eco stage to talk about how effective carbon reduction projects can make a tangible impact on climate change for businesses and individuals alike.

Texas Senator Rodney Ellis, Mariana Amatullo + M. Sanjayan Join the SXSW Eco Lineup
Written by Julie Yost | August 9, 2016

Announcing Our Newest Speakers and Sessions

We're excited to announce our newest round of speakers and sessions joining the powerful 2016 lineup, including pictured (from left) Texas Senator Rodney Ellis, Designmatters' Mariana Amatullo and M. Sanjayan. Session highlights include an insider's look into the next administration's climate policy, recoding the language of social impact with Sasha...

Written by SXSW Staff Writer | August 1, 2016

Keynote Spotlight: Kate Brandt, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., William McDonough + Bill Nye

We are thrilled about our four announced keynotes : Robert F. Kennedy Jr, Kate Brandt, William McDonough and Bill Nye! There are just two months until SXSW Eco 2016 and it is shaping up to be the best yet. Don't miss the opportunity to buy a badge at a discounted...