The inaugural SXSW Eco Awards recognizes leaders in the fields of energy, design, technology and sustainability during an evening of drinks, music and entertainment. Hosted by actress and renowned sustainability expert Andrea Robinson, the SXSW Eco Awards will honor winners of four exciting SXSW Eco competitions.
Sustainability Goes Viral: Video Competition: Provocative, compelling, entertaining and hilarious short videos around the topic of sustainability
SXSW Eco Hackathon Presented by Verizon Foundation: Hacker teams developing home energy data applications
Place by Design Presented by Autodesk: A public space design competition honoring visionary design work that achieves a positive community impact through the creation or re-imagining of public spaces.
Startup Showcase Presented by Dell: A one-day investor pitch competition featuring top startups from around the world competing in Social Impact, Cleanweb, and Greentech categories.
Register now for SXSW Eco and join us on Tuesday, October 8 to celebrate the participants and winners of all of these exciting competitions. Who knows, there might even be a surprise or two in the mix!
Photos courtesy Amy Price and Envelope A+D