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

By Iris Gonzalez
Startup events in San Antonio this week on a laptop

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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 transitioning military members and their families with the necessary resources to find a post-military career, education, networking opportunities, or the tools they need to start a business of their own. Date and Time: June 12, 2018, starts at 11:00 a.m.

The Health Cell luncheon featuring a panel on ethics Presented by The Health Cell

Three experts examine the case of Theranos, a company that attracted high-profile support before it was found to have falsified data. They will identify ethical red flags, where inventors and investors might have done better, and what lessons the case holds for all us. Date and Time: June 12, 2018, starts at 11:45 a.m.

Converting Visitors to Customers with a Stellar Website Presented by LiftFund

For many businesses, your website is the first interaction your potential customers will have with your brand. Because of this, it is imperative that you make a great first impression so that those visitor become customers. Date and Time: June 12, 2018, starts at 12:00 p.m.

June #Tech2sDay: Pride Portraits at Con Safos Presented by TechBloc

National Pride Month and Pride Portraits! Let’s Celebrate Diversity in Our City and Tech Scene. Join Tech Bloc and Rackspace on Tuesday, June 12th, for a very special Tech2sDay Meet-up featuring Eric Edward Schell of Pride Portraits. Date and Time: June 12, 2018, starts at 5:00 p.m.

1 Million Cups Presented by Launch SA

We’re helping to build our community one cup at a time. Every week two local entrepreneurs present their business ideas to an audience of fellow entrepreneurs, advisors and mentors via a six-minute, live presentation Date and Time: June 13, 2018, starts at 9:00 a.m.

Caffeinated Leaders! Presented by Geekdom

Caffeinated Leaders will be used as a way to network and pick the brain of the selected CEO/member of a Geekdom company over a delicious cup of coffee from a hand-selected coffee joint in the Downtown San Antonio area! This time it’s from Local Coffee. We will also have pastries from La Panaderia. This month’s Caffeinated Leader is Chad Keck of! Date and Time: June 14, 2018, starts at 2:00 p.m.

Dr. Cristal Glangchai, Author of VentureGirls Presented by LiftFund

Join LiftFund Women’s Business Center and the Women’s Entrepreneurship Day Working Group hosting Dr. Cristal Glangchai, Author of VentureGirls to talk about exploring an entrepreneurial mindset, and using failure as an opportunity to learn.   Date and Time: June 15, 2018, starts at 12:00 p.m.

BSidesSATX 2018 Presented by BSides San Antonio

BSides events combine security expertise from a variety of platforms in search of the “next big thing” in information security. BSides is an open platform that gives security experts and industry professionals the opportunity to share ideas, insights, and develop longstanding relationships with others in the community. Date and Time: June 16, 2018, starts at 8:00 a.m.

Learn to Code Workshop Presented by Codeup

Have you seen Codeup on the news or on a billboard lately and are curious as to what we teach? Want to see if coding may be your cup of tea? Come out and join us for our FREE Learn to Code Workshop! This Learn to Code workshop will cover the basics of HTML and CSS. Date and Time: June 16, 2018, starts at 10:00 a.m.

BlocBash – FREE Tickets – Register at Presented by EOS SA

This is a great opportunity to network with other San Antonio crypto enthusiast. We extend a warm welcome to anyone that’s new to the crypto community and encourage everyone to invite at least one person from their network that’s not familiar with crypto.Date and Time: June 16, 2018, starts at 5:30 p.m.

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

The San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology is open to the public on Saturdays from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. with guided tours available. Free admission, donations are greatly appreciated! Date and Time: June 16, 2018, starts at 10:00 a.m.

UpcomingGet on the Right Side (of Your Brain)! Johnson City’s Echo Gallery presents a brain-bending workshop at the Science Mill. This workshop is free with museum admission, and open to ages 9 and up (children under 9 can participate with a parent). Date and Time: June 23, with 30-minute workshops at 12 p.m., 1 p.m., and 2 p.m. Spaces are limited. Email to reserve your spot.

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