Exhibitor Spotlight: My Open Road - Earth Day Texas

Exhibitor Spotlight

Exhibitor Spotlight: My Open Road

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My Open Road’s interface allows users to strengthen their social responsibility score

Ready to strengthen your social responsibility score? Ready, set, download! My Open Road is a mobile technology app that can detect a wide variety of transportation mechanisms, and assign a social responsibility score to each mode of travel based on its energy efficiency. You can carpool, jog or skateboard your way to a higher score!

My Open Road is focused on reducing CO2 emissions worldwide by over 5 million tons within 5 years. Earth Day Texas is excited to provide a platform for this tech-savvy approach to reducing carbon emissions. Visit My Open Road’s exhibitor booth, and learn how you can start getting rewarded for saving energy.

Remember – together, we can save the world one mile at a time.

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Five Questions with Rebecca Murry, Education

1. Tell us a little about your background and how you came to EDTx? I love working with students! I’ve taught and advised students for more than 10 years. My goal in life is to help young people gain exposure and utilize resources in the community and at school. When students connect with local organizations…

April 23, 2017 • Academic, Culture & CommunityExhibitor Spotlight

Matt Myers

Five Questions with Matt Myers, Tech & Innovation

1. Tell us a little about your background and how did you start working at Earth Day Texas? I met our founder, Trammell S. Crow, in Shanghai back in 2009.  My graduate studies at Tsinghua University focused on China’s economic development and climate change.  My passion for having a positive impact on the planet grew…

April 22, 2017 • Event NewsExhibitor SpotlightTechnology & Innovation

Jeff Dye

Five Questions with Jeff Dye, “The Earth Day Guy”

1. Tell us a little about your background in sustainability and how did it all start for you? I first came to Texas from my hometown of Milwaukee, WI in 2008 to attend Southern Methodist University in Dallas. At the time, I had high hopes of pursuing a path in International Commercial Real Estate after…

April 22, 2017 • Exhibitor Spotlight

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Five Reasons to Visit the Tiny House Villages

The tiny house exhibit has been one of the most popular spots for attendees of Earth Day Texas in years past. This year, we’re taking it up a notch – with more tiny house options than ever before. Here are the top 5 reasons to visit! 1) Tour 13 hand-built tiny houses and be prepared…

April 19, 2017 • Children & FamilyExhibitor SpotlightFood, Health & Active Lifestyle