SXSW Eco October 3-5, 2012 Austin, TX including i2i Awards Submission Deadline July 13, 2012
SXSW Eco will feature sessions from experts in the public, private and academic sectors committed to finding solutions for a sustainable world.
SXSW Eco is a three-day conference addressing the need for a concerted, cross sector approach to solving the recognized challenges facing the economy, the environment and civil society. In its second year, SXSW Eco will be held October 3-5, 2012 at the AT&T Conference Center in Austin, Texas.
Hosting an international audience of on-the-ground innovators and executive level decision makers from the public and private sectors as well as thought leaders from academia, this event will drive the conversation of sustainability beyond rhetoric and towards solutions. SXSW Eco is for professionals at the forefront of the post-recognition discussion who are dedicated to making progress towards solving these challenges.
The i2i Awards is a global competition and challenge program seeking innovations with the greatest potential benefit to our planet and society.
Following a review by the i2i committee, all selected finalists will present their innovations at SXSW ECO, October 5th,
2012 in Austin Texas.
The 2012 i2i Awards will focus on innovations related to energy, water and environment. Submissions must represent truly unique technologies and, while idea phase innovators are encouraged to submit, admission is not limited to companies at any particular stage of development or geography.