AUSTIN, Texas, Sept. 28, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- SXSW Eco®, the conference celebrating the power of design, technology and business to drive global change has announced a Keynote Conversation with Architectural Designer Michael Ford, Design Justice advocate Bryan Lee and moderated by Forbes Senior Editor Zack Greenburg. The session will discuss the cultural and colloquial implications of architecture in the built environment through the lens of Hip Hop Culture and Design Justice. The Keynote Conversation will take place Wednesday, October 12 at 2:00 PM. In addition, the full SXSW Eco 2016 conference programming slate has been announced and can be viewed below and online at schedule.sxsweco.com. SXSW Eco will take place on October 10-12, 2016 at the Austin Convention Center in Austin, TX.
The Designing a Just City: Hip Hop Architecture Keynote Conversation joins previously announced SXSW Eco 2016 Keynotes: Dr. Sarah Richardson (Molecular Biologist), William McDonough (Architect, McDonough Innovation), Kate Brandt (Google), Robert F. Kennedy Jr. (Waterkeeper Alliance) and Bill Nye (Author, Educator and Entertainer).