Schedule -

Event Type

Format

Track

 

Sunday, October 9

3:00 PM


Brush Square Park
3:00PM - 4:30PM

6:00 PM


Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
6:00PM - 9:00PM
Evening Event
Waller Creek Boathouse
6:00PM - 9:00PM

7:30 PM

Evening Event
Liberty Tavern
7:30PM - 9:30PM

Monday, October 10

8:00 AM


Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
8:00AM - 5:30PM
Exhibitions and Lounges
Brush Square Park
8:00AM - 8:00PM
Conference Break
Brush Square Park
8:00AM - 9:00AM

9:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Austin Convention Center
1st Floor Palazzo
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Keynote
Water
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Room 1
9:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Austin Convention Center
10:00AM - 6:00PM

10:15 AM

One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
Plastic Reduction In Action: Local Policy, Business and a Refill Revolution
Deborah Marton, Jane Patton, Laura Sohn, Michael O'Heaney
Panel
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
Place by Design: Resilience + Health
Amarys Preuss, Bon Ku, Brendan Owens, Christina Hoxie, Eli Kaufman, Ellen Mitchell-Kozack, Eric Cesal, Joanna Frank, Julie Wellik, Katrina Spade, Omar Brownson, Tom Dallessio
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
We're From DC and Here to Help: The DPDAN Network
Beth Silverman, Clark Wilson, Elizabeth Okeke-Von Batten, Jess Zimbabwe
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
CSR Beyond Carbon Neutrality
Adepeju Adeosun, Amanda Ravenhill, Marcius Extavour, Noah Deich
Workshop
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
Shaping Signals: Speculative Design for the Future
Diana Freeman-Baer, Phil Balagtas
Workshop
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
Embracing Virality Without Selling Your Soul
Adam Albright-Hanna, Charlie Rall, Katie Gardiner, Phoebe Gavin
Panel
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 12:30PM

10:30 AM

Dual / Solo
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
10:30AM - 11:00AM

11:15 AM

Dual / Solo
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
11:15AM - 11:45AM
Visualizing Environmental Justice
Christian Breen, Maia Raposo
Dual / Solo
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
11:15AM - 11:45AM

11:30 AM

Lab
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 7
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Workshop
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Acheiving Zero Food Loss
Alesha Black, Michael Dunford, Monica Munn, Jo Confino
Panel
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Conservation 3.0: Exponential Conservation
Alex Dehgan, Matthew Markus, Paul Bunje, Shah Selbe
Panel
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Place by Design: Art + Interaction
Anjali Deshmukh, Anne Guiney, Ben Sax, Bryce Detroit, Carol Coletta, Cezanne Charles, Jason Kelly Johnson, Jeanne Lambin, Jennifer Chenoweth, John Marshall, Molly Reichert, Nataly Gattegno, S. Surface
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
11:30AM - 12:30PM
The Street of the Future
April Mims, Julian Spector, Ryan Popple, Zach Barasz
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
11:30AM - 12:30PM

12:00 PM

Dual / Solo
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
12:00PM - 12:30PM
The New Wave of Giving a Damn
Casey Caplowe, Katie Wudel
Dual / Solo
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
12:00PM - 12:30PM

12:30 PM

Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Lunch Club: Eating Sunshine
Felix Hallwachs
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM

2:00 PM

Keynote
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
2:00PM - 3:00PM

3:00 PM

Conference Break
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
3:00PM - 3:30PM

3:30 PM

One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Reviving Cities Through Collaboration
Fady Atallah, John Marcicky, Josh Bloom, Mouna Andraos
Dual / Solo
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Workshop
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
New Tech to Fight Kleptocracy in Africa
Brad Brooks-Rubin, Stefanie Ostfeld, Steven Feldstein, Varun Vira
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Water
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Equity in Practice: Building Power in the Rio Grande Valley
John Henneberger, Juanita Valdez-Cox, Nick Mitchell-Bennett, Thor Erickson
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Mr. Chef Goes to Washington
Eliza Barclay, Tom Colicchio
Panel
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
3:30PM - 4:00PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Workshop
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Startup Showcase — Energy presented by Austin Energy + ATI
Aaswath Raman, Benjamin Cohen, Chad Deville, Daniel Burrows, Garrett Hester, Johanna Wolfson, Karl Popham, Matt Carlson, Mike Pintar, Rob Creighton, Rose Maizner, Sandhya Murali, Seyi Fabode, Zach Barasz, Mitch Jacobson
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Microsoft Inclusive Design Film Series
Nathan Kile Jr., Sarah Morris
Film
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:15 PM

Dual / Solo
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
4:15PM - 4:45PM
Dual / Solo
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
4:15PM - 4:45PM

4:45 PM

Film
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
4:45PM - 5:15PM
Startup Showcase — Water presented by The National Science Foundation
Andy Rebele, Bart Bohn, Eric Beydoun, Josh Adler, Lina Constantinovici, Mark Fischetti, Nimi Ehr, Noel Geren, Paul Koenig, Rick Schwerdtfeger, Roberta Barbieri, Ron Epperson, Ruben Mencos, Stonly Baptiste
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Reimagining Public Spaces through Cooperation
Fady Atallah, John Marcicky, Josh Bloom, Mouna Andraos
Workshop
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Brush Square
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
To Hell with Good Intentions: Design, Place + Community
Bryce Detroit, Carol Coletta, Gia Biagi, S. Surface
Panel
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Indigenous Storytelling for the 21st Century
Clayton Thomas Muller, Dallas Goldtooth, Jade Begay, Tara Houska
Panel
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Friends or Foes: How Startups and Regulators Navigate Innovation
Komal Ahmad, Macky Mccleary, Rob McGinnis, Bradley Tusk
Panel
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Open Innovation: Disrupting Climate Change
Alex Amouyel, Laur Hesse Fisher
Workshop
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Color Blind: Why Your Company Isn't as Diverse as it Should Be
Robert Raben, Rory Verrett, Whitney Tome
Lab
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 7
4:45PM - 5:45PM

5:00 PM

Innovating Our Energy Future
Ellen D Williams
Dual / Solo
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
5:00PM - 5:30PM
Dual / Solo
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
5:00PM - 5:30PM

5:15 PM

Film
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
5:15PM - 5:30PM

5:45 PM


Brush Square Park
5:45PM - 7:00PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event
800 Congress
6:00PM - 9:00PM

7:00 PM

Evening Event
UMLAUF Sculpture Garden and Museum
7:00PM - 10:00PM

7:30 PM

Film
Alamo Ritz
7:30PM - 9:00PM

Tuesday, October 11

8:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Brush Square Park
8:00AM - 8:00PM

8:30 AM


Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
8:30AM - 4:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
8:30AM - 5:30PM

9:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Austin Convention Center
1st Floor Palazzo
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Keynote
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM

Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
9:00AM - 6:00PM

10:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Austin Convention Center
10:00AM - 6:00PM

10:15 AM

One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Workshop
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Decision 2016: How Will POTUS 45 #ActOnClimate?
Carol Browner, George Rakis, Heather Zichal, Rohan Patel
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Place by Design: Urban Strategy + Civic Engagement
Adam Green , Ashley Hand, Carrie Kenny, Cynthia Nikitin, Francisco Contreras, Gia Biagi, Hebatuallah Hendawy, Kate Mayerson, Katherine Darnstadt, Lynn Osgood, Megan Lee, Michael Anthony Garcia, Shawn Lani, Tim McCollow, Trevor Dykstra
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Fighting Mosquito-Borne Diseases
Jack Bobo, Lauren Yarmuth, Mark Fischetti, Richard Steketee
Panel
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Biophilic Cities
Amanda Sturgeon, Timothy Beatley
Workshop
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
10:15AM - 11:15AM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
10:15AM - 11:15AM

10:30 AM

Dual / Solo
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
10:30AM - 11:00AM
Dual / Solo
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
10:30AM - 11:00AM

11:15 AM

Dual / Solo
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
11:15AM - 11:45AM
Values-Driven is About Making Hard Decisions
Alex Thompson, Jonathan Atwood
Dual / Solo
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
11:15AM - 11:45AM

11:30 AM

One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Workshop
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
The Future of Power Generation and Delivery
Brendan Owens, Chip Wood, Debbie Kimberly, Mark Feasel
Panel
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
11:30AM - 12:30PM
HAZEL A Tool for Water-Smart Design in Drylands
Deborah Weintraub, Hadley Arnold, Leigh Christy , Rowan Roderick-Jones
Panel
Water
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Leveraging Data and Technology to Promote Environmental Compliance presented by Bloomberg BNA
Cynthia Giles, Doug Parker, Mary Ann Grena Manley, Steven Cook
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Place by Design: Revitalization
Alexis Rochas, Amanda Sturgeon, Andrea Bertassi, Annette Kim, Brian Glodney, Cristina Murphy, Elizabeth Timme, George Abbott, Helen Leung, Jared Edgar McKnight, Jennifer Irving, Keiko Cramer, Matthew Mazzotta, Olayami Dabls, Walker Wells
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Radical Empathy Building for Innovation
Nathan Kile Jr., Sarah Morris
Lab
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 7
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
National Resources for Startups
Beth Hartman, Daniel Riley, Debbie Brodt-Giles, Jennifer Hodas PhD, Joe Simon, Jon Weers, Nate Gorence, Rick Schwerdtfeger
Workshop
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM

12:00 PM

Dual / Solo
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
12:00PM - 12:30PM
Dual / Solo
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
12:00PM - 12:30PM

12:30 PM

Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Lunch Club: The Realities of the Work - Doing Sustainability in a Large Organization
Cindy Ortega, Diane Holdorf, Joan Michelson, Rebecca R Rubin
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Conference Break
Brush Square Park
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM

2:00 PM

Keynote
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
2:00PM - 3:00PM

3:00 PM

Conference Break
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
3:00PM - 3:30PM

Austin Convention Center
3:00PM - 5:00PM

3:30 PM

One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Water
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Startup Showcase — Food + Agriculture presented by Austin Energy + ATI
Brandi Decarli, Carey Meyers, Giles Ochs, Mather Carscallen, Melissa Brandao, Mike Betts, Monica Jain, Rebekah Braswell, Scott Horner, Sean McDonald, Tony Bova, Warren Doi, Zoe Wong, Shana Rappaport
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Film
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Graphitecture: Interface for Placemaking
Brett Snyder, Carlos Sandoval Olascoaga, Janette Kim
Workshop
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Humanitarian Design Summit
Chantal Jandard, Lane Becker, Lauren Serota, Nadav Savio, Oliver Blank, Patrick Dale
Workshop
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
3:30PM - 5:45PM
Southwest Airlines Heart of the Community Grant Lab
Elena Madison, Laura Hoagland, Lola Bird
Lab
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 7
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Dual / Solo
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
3:30PM - 4:00PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Water
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Nuclear Sharks: How Innovation Will Save Our Seas
Ashlan Cousteau, Philippe Cousteau
Dual / Solo
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
3:30PM - 4:00PM
Our Cities, Our Climate: A Solution Exchange
Antha Williams, Jonathan Pershing, Steve Adler
Panel
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:15 PM

Dual / Solo
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
4:15PM - 4:45PM
Where There’s Water, There’s A Way
Gary White, Mehmood Khan, Ucilia Wang
Dual / Solo
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
4:15PM - 4:45PM
Film
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
4:15PM - 5:00PM

4:45 PM

One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Will AgTech Help Scale up Sustainable Food + Farming?
Mike Betts, Naomi Starkman, Sam Kass, Seana Day
Panel
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
4:45PM - 5:15PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Panel
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Startup Showcase — IoT + Software presented by Austin Energy + ATI
Alberto Altamirano, Eric Bielke, Fredrik Krafft, Gene Han, Jack Al-Kahwati, Kevin Deneen, Lauren-Kristine Pryzant, Nathan Sacks, Nick Aster, Nicole Gaskari, Noam Gressel, Ravi Kurani, Sona Shah, Wes Sylvester
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM
Cradle to Cradle® Design Workshop
Jay Bolus, Victoria Walsh
Workshop
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
4:45PM - 5:45PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
4:45PM - 5:45PM

5:00 PM

Film
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
5:00PM - 5:45PM
Utilities in Emerging Markets
Bim Adisa, Seyi Fabode
Dual / Solo
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
5:00PM - 5:30PM
Panel
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 10AB
5:00PM - 5:30PM
Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
5:00PM - 5:30PM

5:15 PM

Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
5:15PM - 5:45PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event
Blackheart
6:00PM - 8:00PM

7:00 PM

Evening Event

7:00PM - 9:00PM

7:15 PM

Film
Alamo Drafthouse at the Ritz
7:15PM - 9:30PM

Wednesday, October 12

8:00 AM

Exhibitions and Lounges
Brush Square Park
8:00AM - 6:00PM

9:00 AM


Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Place by Design: Equity + Inclusion
Alex Sasayama, Angie Jean-Marie, Brett Snyder, Daniel Miller, Helen Slade, Mark Gardner, Mary Canning, McKenna Cole, Nina Claire Napawan, Rashmi Ramaswamy, Shawn Lani, Tara Eisenberg, Thor Erickson, Tyrone Mullins
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Unlocking the Potential of Tomorrow’s Distributed Grid
Josh Castonguay, Julia Pyper, Ron Schoff, Ryan Hanley
Panel
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Meet Your Accelerator
Courtney Klein, Dave Anderson, Elizabeth Barno, Erik Steeb, Kathleen Baireuther, Mitch Jacobson, Pat Sapinsley, Paul Seidler, Rachel Spekman, Rob Writz, Tom Ferguson
Workshop
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
9:00AM - 10:00AM
Building a Smart Water City
Steve Adler, Suzanne Chiavari, Tim Braun, Kevin Allison
Panel
Water
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Exhibitions and Lounges
Austin Convention Center
1st Floor Palazzo
9:00AM - 6:00PM
Food Waste: The Next Big Design Challenge
Lauren Yarmuth, Matt Ridenour
Workshop
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
9:00AM - 10:00AM

Austin Convention Center
9:00AM - 6:00PM

9:45 AM

Environmental and Mobility Impacts of Carsharing
Amanda Eaken, Elliot W. Martin, Ph.d.
Dual / Solo
Cities
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
9:45AM - 10:15AM

10:15 AM

Exploring the Advanced Nuclear Ecosystem
John Kotek, Joshua Freed, Nick Irvin, Rachel Slaybaugh
Panel
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Place by Design: Speculative + Prototyping
Bryan Lee Jr, Doris Sung, Dustin White, Emma Lalley, Jennifer Pattee, Joseph Vandenorth, Katherine Darnstadt, Matt Ridenour, Michael Ford, Sean Ahlquist, Stephen Allcock, Wandile Mthiyane
Competition
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Health + Design Summit
Anne Guiney, Bon Ku, Karen Kubey, Matthew Trowbridge, Nella Young, Tom Dallessio
Workshop
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 2
10:15AM - 12:30PM
Beyond VC: Finding the Right Funding Model
Apoorv Bhargava, Benjamin Gaddy, Jennifer Garson, Sarah Cone
Workshop
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
10:15AM - 11:15AM
Can Probiotics Replace Antibiotics on the Farm?
Derrick Lewis, Kaleigh Rogers, Matt Koci, Michelle Kromm
Panel
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
10:15AM - 11:15AM
The New Radicals: Companies Embracing Transparency
Josh Mogerman, Michael Laas, Rhiannon Jacobsen, William McDonough
Panel
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
10:15AM - 11:15AM

11:15 AM

Dual / Solo
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
11:15AM - 11:45AM

11:30 AM

One-on-One Meetings
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Mentor Sessions
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Corporate Responsibility
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
11:30AM - 12:00PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Startup Showcase — Reuse + Recycling presented by Austin Recycling and Economic Development Program
Amanda Prinzo, Andrew Maxey, Bob Gedert, Bridget Croke, Charles Yhap, Charlie Vallely, David Stover, Hazem Elshorbagy, Joe James, Jonathan Schalliol, Mitch Hedlund, Peter Kombouras, Sarah Applebaum, Yann Moreau
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
11:30AM - 12:30PM
The Energy Gang Live: A Candid Take on the Energy Transition
Jigar Shah, Katherine Hamilton, Stephen Lacey
Panel
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Collective Impact by Design
Bryan Boyer, Garrett Jacobs, Mariana Amatullo, Sachin Malhan
Panel
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
11:30AM - 12:30PM
Film
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 1
11:30AM - 12:30PM

12:00 PM

Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
12:00PM - 12:30PM
Dual / Solo
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
12:00PM - 12:30PM

12:30 PM

Lunch Club: Meet Your Accelerator
Courtney Klein, Erik Steeb, Hannah Lewis, Tom Ferguson
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Field Trip
Energy

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Field Trip
Women & Their Work
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Conference Break
Brush Square Park
12:30PM - 2:00PM
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM
Lunch Club: Mission Investing + Cleantech Startups
Kathleen Baireuther, Mitchell Jacobson
Lunch Club

12:30PM - 1:30PM

12:45 PM

Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
12:45PM - 1:15PM

1:00 PM

Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
1:00PM - 1:30PM

3:00 PM

Book Signing
Austin Convention Center
Exhibit Hall 1
3:00PM - 4:00PM
Conference Break
Austin Convention Center
Level 3 Atrium Landing
3:00PM - 3:30PM

3:30 PM

Workshop
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Room 6B
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Place-based Learning and the Future of Our Oceans
Chris Allen, Jamie Dwyer, Shawn Lani, Wallace Nichols
Panel
Water
Austin Convention Center
Room 6A
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Take Meaningful Action: C02 Reduction for a Cooler Climate presented by Cool Effect
Evan Haigler, Marisa de Belloy, Nicholas Eisenberger, Siddharth Yadav
Panel
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Austin Suite
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Startup Showcase — Social Impact presented by Timshel
Alexa Jones, Ben Schiller, Bilikiss Adebiyi-Abiola, Christine Primmer, Dr. Ann-Christine Langselius, Elizabeth Brigham, Felix Hallwachs, Joshua Palfreman, Mike Hogan, Omid Moghadam, Phil Graves, Sachin Malhan, Scott Schwaitzberg, Tricia Compas-Markman
Competition
Startup Central
Austin Convention Center
Room 9BC
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Dual / Solo
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
3:30PM - 4:00PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz: Art, Parks + VR
Cheryl Haines, Kate Bickert
Dual / Solo
Place By Design
Austin Convention Center
Room 3
3:30PM - 4:30PM
Climate Change is Funny
Alicia Prevost, Brad Jenkins, Cristela Alonzo
Panel
Communications
Austin Convention Center
Room 5ABC
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Policy
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM
One-on-One Meetings
Food Systems
Austin Convention Center
Connect Lounge
3:30PM - 4:30PM

4:15 PM

Dual / Solo
Energy
Austin Convention Center
Room 8ABC
4:15PM - 4:45PM

4:45 PM

Keynote
Conservation + Adaptation
Austin Convention Center
Ballroom A
4:45PM - 5:45PM

6:00 PM

Evening Event
Cheer Up Charlie's
6:00PM - 9:00PM