Month: June 2018

San Antonio STEM Startup Events for the Week of June 11, 2018
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San Antonio STEM Startup Events for the Week of June 11, 2018

Interested in San Antonio STEM startup events? SABusinessCalendar.com co-founders Matthew Espinoza and Michael Espinoza provide a vital resource for San Antonio’s business community listing by compiling upcoming business events in San Antonio. On average, the SA Business Calendar lists over 150 business events every week from different industry sectors. If you are interested in their full list of business events, sign up for the SA Business Calendar weekly events newsletter at www.sabusinesscalendar.com. Here are some entrepreneurial events scheduled for this week in San Antonio of interest to those innovators working in tech, science, and engineering. Transition Outpost : Geekdom Orientation Presented by Geekdom Geekdom's Transition Outpost was created to provide transi...
San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology’s STEM Summer Camp Program
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San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology’s STEM Summer Camp Program

Is your child interested in flying a drone, 3D printing, or shooting a rocket this summer? What if he or she could learn the science and technology needed to do these things in a weeklong summer camp? Students are welcome to learn at the San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology (SAMSAT), a nonprofit museum founded in 2016 to explore the past, present, and future of technology in San Antonio.  The museum delivers STEM education programs in partnership with area educators and other stakeholders such as SASTEMIC, a nonprofit science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education advocacy organization that collaborates with local schools to provide STEM-focused educational programs. The T.J. Natarajan SAMSAT Summer Camp Program each week features a different theme and runs Monda...
‘Bloc Bash’ Signals Growing Blockchain Community in San Antonio
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‘Bloc Bash’ Signals Growing Blockchain Community in San Antonio

You’ve heard the terms. Blockchain. Bitcoin. Coin base. Multiple groups in San Antonio have been meeting regularly to share and network about blockchain and cryptocurrencies. That growing community is coalescing into a contingent of experts and newcomers alike, one that will rally Saturday at the first Bloc Bash blockchain event. The event is June 16 from 5:30-9 p.m. There are a limited number of free tickets, RSVP here. The Bloc Quarry and the San Antonio Technology Center are hosting the Bloc Bash to give cryptocurrency enthusiasts the opportunity to network across the blockchain community and learn more about blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies from the evening’s guest speakers. In addition to free beer, liquor, food, there will be DJ music, Ping-Pong tables, rooftop gol...
Pros and Cons of Startup Financing Sources
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Pros and Cons of Startup Financing Sources

Margot Slosson is director of the LiftFund Women’s Business Center, a program of LiftFund, the largest micro and small business lender in the U.S. The nonprofit organization is headquartered in San Antonio, Texas and provides loans and business training to enterprises of all kinds—from startups to established businesses—in 14 different states. As director of the Women’s Business Center, Slosson helps entrepreneurs successfully launch and grow their businesses with individual consultation, training, and targeted programs. She shares insights into the pros and cons of financing sources for startups or small businesses. Whether you are launching a new business or growing an existing one, capital is essential to success. Founders have a growing number of funding options available—but whi...
San Antonio’s STEM Startup Events for the Week of June 4, 2018
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San Antonio’s STEM Startup Events for the Week of June 4, 2018

SABusinessCalendar.com co-founders Matthew Espinoza and Michael Espinoza provide a vital resource for San Antonio’s business community listing by compiling upcoming business events in San Antonio. On average, the SA Business Calendar lists over 150 business events every week from different industry sectors. If you are interested in their full list of business events, sign up for the SA Business Calendar weekly events newsletter at www.sabusinesscalendar.com. Here are some entrepreneurial events scheduled for this week in San Antonio of interest to those innovators working in tech, science, and engineering. Building a SA-Bexar STEM-STEAM Ecosystem Presented by Maria Luisa Cesar, Dr. Rudy Reyna and Ravae Schaeffer After hours of community input meetings and cross-sector brain...