Weird AND Profitable: Austin’s Incredible Startup Environment

On Tuesday, May 6, ATI Director Isaac Barchas will appear on a panel organized by the Rice Alliance.

Rice Alliance – Austin Chapter presents an in-depth panel discussion of the Austin startup landscape. Austin’s favorable startup environment offers many options to entrepreneurs – incubators, accelerators, angel investors, VC firms, university-led programs, business-plan competitions, etc. Where to get started is often a daunting task.

Top leaders in the entrepreneurial community will discuss both the benefits and challenges of entrepreneurship in Austin, with a focus on helping you find the best resources for your particular venture. Startup mentors and angel investors will also be able to gain valuable insight into deciphering the Austin startup environment.

Panelists will include:

  • Isaac Barchas, Austin Technology Incubator
  • Kerry Rupp, DreamIt
  • Shari Wynne Ressler,Incubation Station
  • Joshua Baer, Capital Factory
  • Sandeep Kumar, Tech Ranch
  • Moderated by Claire England, Entrepreneur Advocate

Tuesday, May 6, 2014
Panel discussion starts at 6:30

Capital Factory
701 Brazos Street, Suite 1601
Austin, TX 78701

Registration required. Registration includes appetizers and two complimentary drink tickets.



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April 22, 2014