San Antonio Startup Events for the Week of May 20, 2019

By Iris Gonzalez
Two women work at a computer. Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash.

Interested in San Antonio startup events? Here are some entrepreneurial events this week in San Antonio of interest to innovators working in tech, science, and engineering, thanks to the San Antonio Business Calendar. 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. 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

San Antonio SCORE Event – Quickbooks Online Overview Presented by: SCORE San Antonio

Please join us for our Quickbooks workshop with Steve Chase from Sequentia Solutions; they provide bookkeeping and information systems services to small business owners. Date and Time: 5/20 12:30 PM

Black Business Week Event: Panel Discussion on Phases of Entrepreneurship Presented by: Black Business Week

A look into the journey of 5 Entrepreneurs at different phases.  Date and Time: 5/20 at 5:00 PM

Getting Started with Amazon Web Services Presented by: Tech Talent South – San Antonio

Trying to figure out where to start with AWS? Join us!  Date and Time: 5/20 at 7:00 PM

ACG Monthly Meeting in San Antonio Presented by: ACG Central Texas

Keith R. Phillips of the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas will speak on the outlook for the Texas economy in 2019. Ask Keith Phillips, senior economist and research officer at the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas. Date and Time: 5/21 @  11:30 AM

Digital Trends for Small Business Presented by: Helotes Area Chamber of Commerce

The Helotes Chamber presents Digital Trends for Small Business presented by Women in Digital. Featuring panel speakers Lawson Picasso, Magda Gonzalez, Shelley Marshall and panel moderator Taryn Toth. $20 for members, $30 for non-members. Date and Time: 5/21 @ 11:30 AM

ISSA Quarterly Meeting with San Antonio InfraGard – May 21, 2019 Presented by:

Please join us to hear great presentations, earn CPE’s and enjoy lunch provided by Maggiano’s Little Italy. The Alamo ISSA invites our friends from InfraGard – San Antonio Members Alliance to join us. San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg will be joining us to honor the State Champion CyberPatriot teams.  Presentations include a former CIA Operations Officer speaking on nation state-sponsored talent recruitment platforms, security operations, and the hidden risks in Active Directory. Date and Time: 5/21 @ 12:00 PM

A monthly round-table and networking meetup for women in the tech industry. Presented by: Women in Tech SATX 👾 #womenintechsatx

Join us to plan the coming year of meetings and body of work. We usually tag-team the planning of topic and speakers for each meeting so our members all have an opportunity to participate in leading. One of my personal goals for the coming months is to collectively draft a short position paper on how San Antonio companies can include and implement diversity in their organizations as a core value. Date and Time: 5/21 @ 6:00 PM

May Pitch Party Presented by: AwesomeSA

Join us for our May Pitch Party where three finalists will pitch their projects for a chance to win our 69th micro-grant of $1,000! AwesomeSA was founded in 2012 with the mission to forward awesome in San Antonio by awarding microgrants of $1,000 every month to projects that promote, awe, wonder, and inspiration throughout the community. Date and Time: 5/21 @  6:30 PM

1 Million Cups Presented by: Launch SA

Every Wednesday from 9:15am to 10:15 am at 600 Soledad St. Based on the notion that entrepreneurs discover solutions and engage with their communities over a million cups of coffee, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation developed 1 Million Cups in 2012—a free program designed to educate, engage and inspire entrepreneurs around the country. Date and Time: 5/22 @ 9:00 AM

IoT for Industrial and Commercial Applications Presented by: Donovan Becker

An opportunity to get face-to-face with several OEM’s of commercial and industrial IoT products (happy hour at 4:00). Date and Time: 5/22 @ 1:00 PM

Datanut Networking and Happy Hour! Presented by: SA Business Intelligence, Analytics & Data

Come join a community of like-minded individuals who have an interest in business analytics for an evening out on Wednesday, May 22nd at ‘The Hoppy Monk.’ Date and Time: 5/22 @ 5:30 PM

2019 Geekdom Pre-accelerator Demo Day Presented by: Geekdom

Geekdom and Alamo Angels have teamed up for the 2nd annual Geekdom Pre-accelerator Demo Day! Since March, 6 local startups have been working diligently with mentors and experts to ramp up their companies for investment.  Alamo Angels has agreed to invest up to $25,000 in angel investment to a qualifying startup in 2019. Join us at the Aztec Theatre May 22nd as we watch all 6 startups pitch to the community and investors: Ahcount, Checkups, Drones of Prey, FloatMe, Tuuk, and Willie & Roo. Date and Time: 5/22 @ 6:00 PM

Health Care Heroes Presented by: San Antonio Business Journal

The San Antonio Business Journal is proud to recognize those who have made an impact on health care in our community through their concern for patients, their research and invention, their management skills and their services. This awards ceremony recognizes outstanding achievements by people in an industry that is vital to San Antonio, employing one in six workers in our community. Honorees will be acknowledged as Health Care Heroes on Thursday, May 23, 2019. Date and Time: 5/23 @ 6:00 PM

Freelancers’ Coffee Club Presented by: Key Coworking

Come network with other freelancers and discuss relevant topics. Free coffee is provided for the event. Date and Time: 2019-05-24 9:00 AM

The Business Plan Presented by: UTSA SBDC

Whether you need a business plan to map out your plan for your business or are writing a plan because you want to expand, this is the class for you. At this workshop, our experienced instructors will teach you the components of a business plan using an interactive format in a computer lab setting. Date and Time: 5/24 @ 10:00 AM

Bitcoin and Crypto Trading Strategy Session – Learning TA & Strategy Presented by: San Antonio Bitcoin and Crypto

We will cover the Fundamental Analysis and Technical Analysis on our favorite cryptocurrencies. Technical topics that may be covered include indicators, trend-lines and trend channels, chart patterns, candlestick patterns, and market sentiment. Fundamental topics may include market cap, white-papers, and GitHub activity. We are here to encourage learning and inspire each other to develop and maintain better trading habits. Date and Time: 5/26 @  7:30 PM

SAMSAT Saturdays – Open to the public Presented by Port San Antonio

The San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology (SAMSAT) is open to the public on Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. with guided tours available. Enjoy the STEM demonstrations, Robotics Clubs USA-provided workshops, and a makers market in the parking lot once a month. Free admission, donations are appreciated. Date and Time:  May 25, starts at 10:00 a.m.

Featured image is of two women working at a computer. Don’t miss May’s Women in Tech Meetup May 21. Photo by Mimi Thian on Unsplash.  

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