2016 Schedule

Interactive: March 11–15  •  Film: March 11–19  •  Music: March 15–20

Presented by: 3M

A Generational Challenge: Improving Nine Billion Lives

Saturday, March 12
5:00PM - 6:00PM

Westin Austin Downtown
Paramount 1
310 E 5th ST

What will our Earth look like by the year 2020? 2030? Beyond? Join us at SXSW for a panel discussion that explores the long-term effects of today’s societal problems. Panelists will shed light on what is being done to address global challenges today and into the future and offer advice on what you can do to take action for a more sustainable future.

Hashtags: #sxsw #improvinglives


Andrew Revkin at SXSW

Andrew Revkin


The New York Times

Andrew Revkin has covered science and the environment for more than 30 years in newspapers, magazines, books, documentaries and his New York Times blog, Dot Earth, winning the country's top science...

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Laura Huffman

Texas State Dir

The Nature Conservancy

Michele Whyle

Dir Global Sustainability


Peter Poschen

Dir Country Office For Brazil

International Labour Organization (ILO)


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