It wouldn’t be SXSW without parties! Join SXSW Eco speakers, registrants and staff at the vast array of field trips, dinners and special events taking place throughout each day and night.


Sunday, Oct. 4th


Welcome Reception

Welcome Reception

6pm-9pm
Stop by the opening party to make new acquaintances and say hello to old friends. Pick up your badge, check in and have some drinks with fellow SXSW Eco participants!
Location TBD


Monday, Oct. 5th


Coffee Break

Coffee Break

9:00am-9:30am
Coffee Breaks take place between programming and provide an excellent meeting space for registrants to network while discussing sessions and the newest ideas they've discovered during the event. Austin Convention Center


Themed Lunches

12pm-1pm
Network with people in your field of work, learn more on a subject you are passionate about, or just come to participate in engaging conversation at one of our hand-picked lunch locations in downtown Austin.

The Backspace Moonshine Easy Tiger


Frank Max's Wine Dive Second Bar + Kitchen


Opening Party

6pm-8pm
Location TBD


Welcome Dinner

Welcome Dinner

7pm-10pm
7pm shuttle from Austin Convention Center
Eden East
Enjoy a delicious and creative custom menu prepared by local chef Sonya Cote at this lovely East Austin restaurant.


Kombit: The Cooperative

Film presented by Timberland - Kombit: The Collective

7:30pm-9:30pm
Alamo Ritz Downtown
Kombit: The Collective a documentary highlighting an innovative private/public partnership that is changing the landscape of smallholder farming in Haiti. What began as Timberland’s vision to plant five million trees in five years transformed into a completely self-financed, sustainable business and 3,000-member smallholder farming cooperative.


Tuesday, Oct. 6th


Coffee Break

9:00am-9:30am
Coffee Breaks take place between programming and provide an excellent meeting space for registrants to network while discussing sessions and the newest ideas they've discovered during the event. Austin Convention Center


Themed Lunches

12pm-1pm
Network with people in your field of work, learn more on a subject you are passionate about, or just come to participate in engaging conversation at one of our hand-picked lunch locations in downtown Austin.


Film presented by Chipotle

7:30pm-9:30pm
Alamo Ritz Downtown


SXSW Eco 2014 Awards Show

SXSW Eco Awards

6pm-9pm
Container Bar


Wednesday, Oct. 7th


Coffee Break

9:00am-9:30am
Coffee Breaks take place between programming and provide an excellent meeting space for registrants to network while discussing sessions and the newest ideas they've discovered during the event. Austin Convention Center


Themed Lunches

12pm-1pm
Network with people in your field of work, learn more on a subject you are passionate about, or just come to participate in engaging conversation at one of our hand-picked lunch locations in downtown Austin.


Bright Leaf - Sierra Club Field Trip

Field Trips

Times + Locations TBD


Closing Party

6pm-9pm
Location TBD