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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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Introduction to Special Issue on the Rhetoric of Entrepreneurship

Introduction to a special issue of the Journal of Business and Technical Communication on the rhetoric of entrepreneurship. The author introduces basic definitions and concepts from the field of entrepreneurship, then identifies three issues linking rhetoric to entrepreneurship: rhetoric and …  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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ATI to oversee $1M Blackstone LaunchPad program at UT Austin

Blackstone LaunchPad global student entrepreneurship program awards multi-year grants to three Texas universities.  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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ATI to host Cleantech 3 Day Startup event in June

Students and non-students encouraged to apply by May 13.  More

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How Magnets Attract and Repel: Interessement in a Technology Commercialization Competition

K6015, a South Korean firm seeking to commercialize its magnet technology in the US market, entered a technology commercialization training program structured as a competition. Through this program, K6015 (and others in the program) used several genres to progressively interest …  More

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Technology Entrepreneurship in Indonesia and Kenya

During 2014-2015, the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs (LBJ School) and the IC² Institute of The University of Texas at Austin, in cooperation with National Instruments unit Planet NI, conducted two experiments to facilitate technology transfer to encourage …  More

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