New Programming Announcements from SXSW Eco!

Written by Sam Carolan | Wednesday May 1st, 2013
<span class="caption right"><img src="" width="220" alt="" class="image-medium" />Adam Werbach</span> SXSW Eco announced keynote speaker [Adam Werbach]( today as well as a new competition: [Place by Design]( Adam is a lifelong activist and Co-founder of the sharing startup, <a href="">yerdle</a>. His vast experience and singular perspective ensures he will illuminate the connection between business, advocacy and the circular economy as no one else can. [Read more about Adam]( Place by Design will honor visionary design work that achieves a positive community impact through the creation or re-imagining of public spaces. This is the first year for this exciting new competition and finalists will showcase their designs at [SXSW Eco](, October 7-9, 2013. [Learn more about Place by Design](