Wednesday Jun 17th, 2015

SXSW Eco Spotlight on Startup Programming

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco’s Startup Showcase is a fast-paced pitch competition featuring top impact companies from around the world. The event has become a launching pad for the latest innovations set to positively impact society and the environment, and serves as a place of discovery for corporate, venture capital, angel and...

Wednesday Jun 10th, 2015

Design for Positive Impact - SXSW Eco

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco’s Place by Design (PXD) competition is one of the most popular events at the SXSW Eco conference. PXD highlights innovative projects that transform the built environment for positive social, environmental and economic impact. This year, SXSW Eco is featuring design as a central theme to overall...

Wednesday May 20th, 2015

Announcing SXSW Eco Biomimicry Speaker Janine Benyus

Written by Amanda Shaftel

SXSW Eco is thrilled to announce Janine Benyus, co-founder of Biomimicry 3.8, as a speaker for the biomimicry track, Nature, Innovation + The Future of Design!

Janine Benyus is a biologist, innovation consultant and co-founder of Biomimicry 3.8. In Biomimicry, she names an emerging discipline that emulates nature's designs...