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IC² to offer second FASTFORWARD small business training program

Application deadline for the 2017 FASTFORWARD Austin course is June 30.  More

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Austin’s entrepreneurial ecosystem

Elsie Echeverri-Carroll shares the findings of IC²’s Kauffman Foundation-funded research.  More

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What distinguishes tech regions from other regions?

BBR Director Bruce Kellison on what we are learning about tech regions.  More

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FASTForward 2016 pitches delivered at City Hall

The IC² Institute’s inaugural FASTForward small business entrepreneurship course wrapped up on November 30 with pitches delivered in City Council chambers.  More

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FASTForward program is underway

The inaugural class of the IC² Institute’s small business entrepreneurship program took place on September 6, 2016.  More

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IC² Institute launches FASTFORWARD entrepreneur training program with the City of Austin

The 12-week program for innovative small businesses starts April 5, 2016. Applications are due by March 14.  More

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IC² Institute sponsors Small Business Festival, May 2-6

Austin small businesses are invited to learn from over 70 speakers at both free and premium events.  More

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Fellow Angelos Angelou delivers 2016-2017 Economic Forecast

IC² Institute Fellow Angelos Angelou headlined the 2016-2017 Economic Forecast, held on January 26 at the Long Center.  More

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Cleantech contributes $2.5 billion and nearly 20,000 jobs to Central Texas economy

The clean technology sector contributes approximately $2.5 billion to the Central Texas region’s GDP and employs nearly 20,000 individuals in the Austin MSA, according to a new report issued this week by CleanTX and the Austin Technology Incubator.  More

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Economic Impact of the Cleantech Sector in the Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos MSA

Economic impact report for the clean technology sector in central Texas, commissioned by CleanTX and supported by the Austin Technology Incubator and Civic Analytics. The study finds that the cleantech sector in the Austin region directly employs nearly 20,000 individuals …  More

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