Tag Archives: Austin

Overheard: Institute staff in the news

It’s been a busy week at the IC² Institute. Recently our experts have been consulted by the media on topics as diverse as energy export policy, oil and gas investment, and immigrant entrepreneurship.  More

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Video from “A New America” Millennials event

If you missed last week’s “A New America” event on Millennials, social change, and entrepreneurship, now you can watch the video.  More

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Austin Technology Incubator generates thousands of jobs and millions in economic impact

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) generated 6,520 jobs and produced $880 million in economic benefit for Texas during the past decade, according to a new study of the business incubator’s success.  More

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The Economic Impact of Austin Technology Incubator Alumni Companies on Travis County, 2003–2012

The Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) is the business incubator of the IC² Institute at The University of Texas at Austin. ATI works with seed- and pre-seed-stage technology startups, helping to prepare these businesses for commercial success. This study estimated the …  More

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The Texas Way: Money, Power, Politics, and Ambition at the University

This engaging memoir details Bill Cunningham’s seven years as president of the University of Texas at Austin and his eight years as chancellor of the UT System. Along the way, he relates accounts of the important issues UT faced during …  More

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Sustaining The Technopolis: High-Technology Development in Austin, Texas 1988-2012

Update and elaboration of the 1988 Journal of Business Venturing article "Creating the Technopolis: High-Technology Development in Austin, Texas" which emphasized the role of key influencers, institutions and networks that made possible Austin’s extraordinary technology-based growth. Elaborates the "Technopolis Wheel" …  More

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ATI awarded grant to explore public-private partnership for wet-lab incubator

The Austin Technology Incubator has been awarded an Economic Development Administration grant to develop a public-private partnership to support an Austin-area wet lab incubator.  More

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John Sibley Butler speaks at Clinton Global Initiative

IC² Institute Director John Sibley Butler spoke June 7-8 at the 2012 CGI America meeting in Chicago. Established in 2005 by President Bill Clinton, the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) convenes global leaders to create and implement innovative solutions to the …  More

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ATI supports relocation of 13 companies to Austin in first year of Landing Pad Program

IC²’s Austin Technology Incubator formalizes 20+ year “welcoming” effort
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“Kozmetsky was Austin’s tech godfather”

IC² Institute Director John Sibley Butler recalls the legacy of George Kozmetsky, founder of the Institute and strategist behind Austin’s growth as a technology hub.  More

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