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Written by SXSW Staff Writer | August 27, 2015

Guest Blog - Biomimicry-- A Growing Movement in the Marketplace

Guest Blog by Allison Bernett: Biomimicry is a hot topic right now--especially with the emergence of academic programs like Arizona State University’s biomimicry masters degree, centers like the Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, and now a biomimicry track at SXSW Eco.

International Urbanization for Culture and Climate
Written by Julie Yost | August 14, 2015

Session Spotlight - International Urbanization for Culture and Climate

How do international regulations (or lack thereof) allow for innovation in urban development and energy policy? Join Anica Landrenau of HOK and Sean O'Malley of SWA as they share their firms' international development achievements and challenges in Saudi Arabia and China, respectively, in this engaging session....

Photo Credit: Solar Panel | Andreas Demmelbauer
Written by Emma Stephens | August 12, 2015

Session Spotlight - IoT Driving Game-Changing Energy & Mobility Technologies

The exponential growth of the Internet of Things has shown us the difference between having Smart devices and the Smart cities of the future. As we move towards a world where our devices are mostly independent, they will require less of our guidance for continued functionality.