SXSW Eco features three days of inspiring sessions and hands-on workshops, visionary speakers, intensive mentor and coaching programs, films, competitions, evening events, and more. Below is a broad overview of this year’s schedule.

For 2016, all daytime events for SXSW Eco occur at The Austin Convention Center.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 9

6:00pm - 9:00pmRegistration Open + Welcome Reception

MONDAY, OCTOBER 10

8:00am - 5:30pmRegistration Open
9:00am - 10:00amOpening Remarks
10:00am - 6:00pmMerchandise and Bookstore Open
10:15am - 12:30pmCompetitions + Sessions
12:30pm - 2:00pmLunch
2:00pm - 3:00pmKeynote
3:15pm - 5:30pmCompetitions, Sessions + Workshops
6:00pm - 11:00pmEvening Events, Films + Welcome Dinner*

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 11

8:30am - 5:30pmRegistration Open
9:00am - 12:30pmCompetitions + Sessions
10:00am - 6:00pm Startup Showcase Competition
9:30am - 11:45pmPlace by Design Competition
9:30am - 11:45pmSessions + Bootcamp
Connect
10:00am - 6:00pmMerchandise and Book Store Open
12:30pm - 2:00pmLunch
2:00pm - 3:00pmKeynote
3:15pm - 5:30pmCompetitions, Sessions + Workshops
6:00pm - 11:00pmEvening Events, Films + Awards Show

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12

8:30am - 4:00pmRegistration Open
9:00am - 12:30pmSessions
10:00am - 6:00pm Merchandise and Bookstore Open
12:30pm - 2:00pmLunch
2:00pm - 3:00pmKeynote
3:15pm - 5:30pm Sessions + Workshops
6:00pm - 9:00pmClosing Party

*= Ticketed event, additional charges may apply

Above information is subject to change.
Stay tuned for a full schedule of our programming coming later in the season.