San Antonio’s STEM Startup Events for the Week of May 21, 2018

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

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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.

This week’s Startup Grind (hosted by is excited to have Cat Dizon (partner at Active Capital) for our fireside chat guest If you would like a free ticket to the event you can get one at this link.

So You Want To Start A Nonprofit? Presented by Dorinda Rolle, PhD

This introductory workshop is for individuals thinking about starting a nonprofit organization. The purpose of the workshop is to give you enough information to make an informed decision about whether a nonprofit is really what you want to do and to help you understand the responsibilities and the process that leads to IRS tax exemption. Date and Time: May 22, 2018, starts at 12:00 p.m.

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: May 22, 2018, starts at 11:00 a.m.

Startup Grind hosts Cat Dizon, Introducing Active Capital Presented by Startup Grind San Antonio

Startup Grind San Antonio is excited to participate in May Female Leaders Month! A celebration of female leaders in the startup/tech space in communities all over the world. Join us for our monthly fireside chat event featuring Cat Dizon, Partner of Active Capital, a newer Venture Capital Firm to the San Antonio community. Date and Time: May 22, 2018, starts at 6:00 p.m.

Live Streaming: Broadcast Your Business For Success Presented by San Antonio Online Marketing Group

In this workshop, learn tips and resources on how to utilize live streaming strategies to build your brand, social media presence, increase engagement with your target audience, and build your business. Date and Time: May 22, 2018, starts at 6:30 p.m.  

1 Million Cups Presented by Launch San Antonio

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 with audience feedback and questions. Date and Time: May 23, 2018, starts at 9:15 a.m.

Start Smart Presented by San Antonio Small Business Meetup Group

Are you ready to turn your business idea into reality? Come to this workshop and have all your questions answered by SBDC business advisors who present the basics of starting a new business and help answer your start-up questions. Date and Time: May 23, 2018, starts at 11:00 a.m.

Cisco and SHI’s Beers with Engineers Presented by Kyle Soucie

Please join SHI & Cisco for ‘Beers with Engineers’ as we take a deep dive into Cisco Umbrella, formerly OpenDNS. As the industry’s first Secure Internet Gateway in the cloud, Cisco Umbrella provides the first line of defense against threats on the internet. Date and Time: May 23, 2018, starts at 3:00 p.m.

Troubleshooting the 10 Most Common WordPress Issues Presented by The San Antonio WordPress Meetup Group

WordPress sites are easy to set up and maintain, but things don’t always go as planned. We will demonstrate how you can identify and fix the 10 most common WordPress issues using step-by-step examples. Date and Time: May 23, 2018, starts at 6:00 p.m.

Freelancing Guide for Junior Developers Presented by Tech Talent South – San Antonio

Are you a junior dev looking to start freelance work? Have some questions about how to start? Come join us at Venture X to talk about how to break into the industry, and ask any questions that you may have! Date and Time: May 23, 2018, starts at 7:00 p.m.

Cybersecurity for Your Business Presented by Microsoft Store

Cybersecurity attacks are on the rise. Small businesses are attractive targets because their data can provide cybercriminals with access to bigger targets. Understanding cybersecurity can help small businesses stay safe in today’s growing and changing threat landscape. Date and Time: May 24, 2018, starts at 11:00 a.m.

San Antonio Women in Digital May Meetup Presented by San Antonio Women in Digital

San Antonio Women in Digital May Meetup – Open to All Women WID San Antonio is inviting all Members + potential Members to attend our May Meetup. Connect with other empowering women, find out how WID brings value to your personal and professional life, and experience the power and support of an amazing community. Date and Time: May 24, 2018, starts at 5:30 p.m.

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