Schedule -

Event Type

Category

Theme

 

Sunday, October 4

6:00 PM

Evening Event
Austin Convention Center
6:00PM - 9:00PM

Monday, October 5

9:00 AM

Coffee Break
Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 9:30AM

9:30 AM

Place by Design: Art + Interaction
Elizabeth Corr, Elizabeth Monoian
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
9AB
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Panel
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Connect
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Exhibition

9:30AM - 6:00PM
The Ripple Effect of Sustainable Value Chains
David Tulauskas, Gabi Zedlmayer, Lance Pierce
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6A
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Build Your Own Open Source Water Purification + Renewable Energy Systems
Andrij Zinchenko, Don Smeller, James Manley, Ryan Beltran
Workshop
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
10C
9:30AM - 11:45AM

9:45 AM

Lab
Cities

8A
9:45AM - 11:45AM

10:45 AM

Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
9AB
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Eternal Electronics & Other Curiosities
Darren Beck, David Lear, Kyle Wiens
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6A
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Fireside Chat
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
8BC
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Panel
Design
Austin Convention Center
6B
10:45AM - 11:45AM

11:45 AM

Lunch

11:45AM - 1:00PM

2:15 PM

Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
6B
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Solo
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:15PM - 2:30PM
Workshop
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
10C
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Designing Water: Creative Minds Rethink Resiliency
Amy Chester, Daniel Pittman, Gia Biagi, Rob Moore
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
6A
2:15PM - 3:15PM

2:35 PM

Solo
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:35PM - 2:50PM

2:50 PM

Undoing food and redesigning the cereal box
Alejandro Velez, Nikhil Arora
Fireside Chat
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:50PM - 3:10PM

3:30 PM

Connect
Corporate Social Responsibility

3:30PM - 5:45PM
Place by Design: Resilience
Ana Baptista, Brett Snyder
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
9AB
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Workshop
Design
Austin Convention Center
10C
3:30PM - 5:45PM
Fireside Chat
Cities
Austin Convention Center
8BC
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Lab
Startup Central

8A
3:30PM - 5:45PM
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6B
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Cross-Industry Collaboration Empowers Smallholder Farmers in Haiti
Gabriel London, Hugh Locke, Margaret Morey-Reuner, Timote Georges
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6A
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:00 PM

Creating the Voting Experience of the Future
Blaise Bertrand, Dean Logan
Fireside Chat
Policy
Austin Convention Center
8BC
4:00PM - 4:30PM

4:45 PM

Fireside Chat
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
8BC
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Place by Design: Social Impact
Grace Kim, Joseph Speicher
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
9AB
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Business as Nature: New Models and Innovation presented by The Biomimicry Institute
Jamie Brown-Hansen, Katherine Collins, Toby Herzlich, Victoria Keziah
Panel
Design
Austin Convention Center
6B
4:45PM - 5:45PM

5:15 PM

Money, Meteorology, Military & Climate Change
Neil Katz, Solly Granatstein
Fireside Chat
Communications
Austin Convention Center
8BC
5:15PM - 5:45PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event

6:00PM - 9:00PM

7:00 PM

Evening Event

7:00PM - 10:00PM

7:30 PM

Tuesday, October 6

9:00 AM

Coffee Break
Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 9:30AM

9:30 AM

Climate Action: Now Meme'ified!
Hannah Kreiswirth, Iris Andrews , Sarah Stern
Workshop
Communications
Austin Convention Center
10C
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
9:30AM - 10:30AM
VC & Clean Energy Startups: Unexamined Progress
Ashby Monk , Jonathan Silver, Nancy Pfund
Panel
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Connect
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Exhibition

9:30AM - 6:00PM
Competition
Cities
Austin Convention Center
9AB
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Panel
Communications
Austin Convention Center
6B
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Lab
Corporate Social Responsibility

8A
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Fireside Chat
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
8BC
9:30AM - 10:00AM

10:00 AM

Fireside Chat
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
8BC
10:00AM - 10:30AM

10:45 AM

Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6B
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
10:45AM - 11:40AM

11:45 AM

Lunch

11:45AM - 1:00PM

2:15 PM

Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6B
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Connect
Cities
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
2:15PM - 4:30PM
Bootcamp
Communications
Austin Convention Center
8A
2:15PM - 2:45PM

3:30 PM

#BlackLivesMatter in Advancing Energy Democracy
Alicia Garza, Donele Wilkins, Jacqueline Patterson
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
9AB
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
10AB
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Fireside Chat
Startup Central

3:30PM - 4:00PM

4:45 PM

Water Management – Policy, Tech and Education
Harlan Kelly, Kate Zerrener, Mark Jordan, Peter Brostrom
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
6A
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Elevating Worker Voice in Supply Chains
Eric Gottwald, Samir Goswami, Steve Feldstein
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Workshop
Corporate Social Responsibility

10C
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Connect
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
4:45PM - 5:45PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event

6:00PM - 9:00PM

Wednesday, October 7

9:00 AM

Coffee Break
Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 9:30AM

9:30 AM

Exhibition

9:30AM - 6:00PM
Coaching
Design
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
9:30AM - 11:45AM
Fireside Chat
Cities
Austin Convention Center
8BC
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Startup Bootcamp: To Market, To Market!
Manvi Goel, Micaelah Morrill
Bootcamp
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
8A
9:30AM - 10:00AM
Shale, Renewables, and the New Energy Paradigm
Andrejka Bernatova, Michael Rigg, Shalini Ramanathan, Zeina El-Azzi
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
10AB
9:30AM - 10:30AM
Sex & Sustainability: Youth Reproductive Rights
A. Tianna Scozzaro, Cat Lazaroff, Jade Begay, Lisa Hymas, Sean Peoples
Panel
Communications
Austin Convention Center
6A
9:30AM - 10:30AM

10:00 AM

Regenerative Public Art for Living Cities
Elizabeth Monoian, Rebecca Ehemann, Robert Ferry
Fireside Chat
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
10:00AM - 10:30AM
Bootcamp
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
8A
10:00AM - 10:30AM

10:45 AM

Solving Food, Energy and Water…at the Same Time!
Joann Lighty, Mark Fischetti, Michael Webber, Robert Fraley
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
10AB
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Fireside Chat
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
8BC
10:45AM - 11:15AM
It’s a Sprint, Not a Marathon – a Race to 54.5mpg
Paul Mascarenas, Raymond Boeman, Robert McMahan, Scott Fallon
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
6B
10:45AM - 11:45AM
Bootcamp
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
8A
10:45AM - 11:15AM
Encoding Empathy in Technology
George Roter, Rana el Kaliouby, Sachin Malhan
Panel
Design
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
10:45AM - 11:45AM

11:15 AM

Bootcamp
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
8A
11:15AM - 11:45AM

11:45 AM

Lunch

11:45AM - 1:00PM

2:15 PM

International Urbanization for Culture and Climate
Anica Landreneau, Sean O'Malley
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
6B
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Beyond ROI: Impacting What's Really Material to Your Company
Henk Campher, McGee Young, Nick Aster, Tim Mohin
Panel
Corporate Social Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
6A
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Coaching
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
5ABC
2:15PM - 4:45PM
Workshop
Design
Austin Convention Center
10C
2:15PM - 4:30PM
Mainstreaming Green Chemistry
Jay Bolus, Jon Smieja, Paul Firth, Veena Singla
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
2:15PM - 3:15PM
Solo
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:15PM - 2:30PM
Bootcamp
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
8A
2:15PM - 2:45PM

2:35 PM

Solo
Policy
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:35PM - 2:50PM

2:55 PM

Solo
Design
Austin Convention Center
8BC
2:55PM - 3:10PM

3:30 PM

Bootcamp
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
6A
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Panel
Energy + Water
Austin Convention Center
6A
3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:00 PM

Bootcamp
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
8A
4:00PM - 4:30PM

4:45 PM

Mobilizing U.S. Latinos to #ActOnClimate
Adrianna Quintero, Javier Sierra, Mark Magaña
Bootcamp
Communications
Austin Convention Center
8A
4:45PM - 5:15PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event

6:00PM - 9:00PM