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....
Learn about the connection between human rights, population growth and climate change in 2015 panel, Sex + Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights.
Governor Brown and international leaders from 11 other states and provinces, collectively representing more than $4.5 trillion in GDP and 100 million people, formed a historic partnership this week to combat climate change.
Enter to win a badge to SXSW Eco by helping eliminate energy poverty. SXSW Eco has partnered with Gridmates in a joint effort to provide energy to the world's first community powered by crowdsourced energy!
We are thrilled to announce our partnership with TriplePundit for SXSW Eco 2015! As one of the most well read websites in ethical, sustainable and profitable business...
Chipotle is making strides in corporate social responsibility with its decision to use only food items without genetically modified organisms. They are so G-M-Over it.
Pope Francis, top Vatican officials, the United Nations and a group of scientists gathered for a summit on climate change yesterday at The Vatican.
Since our inception in 2011, we’ve partnered with Green Mountain Energy to offset the estimated carbon footprint of attendee travel to and from the conference using carbon offsets—investments in projects that reduce or avoid carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions that contribute to climate change.
Here at SXSW, we're in the business of putting on large-scale events. We also both recognize and take accountability for the impact these events have on the environment.
A big thank you to Green Mountain Energy Company, SpinFish Event Solutions, Carbon Trade Exchange and Texas Disposal Systems. Learn more about these exciting sustainable initiatives at SXSW Eco 2014 including carbon offsets, waste diversion efforts and water offsets!