Ten Tech Events to Attend in Austin This Week

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Despite it being summertime, it doesn’t look like the Austin tech community is taking a vacation. There are lots of Austin tech events to attend this week including one put on by Silicon Hills News at Galvanize on Thursday starting at noon. It features Michael Girdley, managing director of the Geekdom Fund, a $20 million early-stage investment fund, based in San Antonio. He will be presenting on How to Raise a Seed Stage Round of Investment. There are a few tickets remaining at $10, which includes lunch.

MONDAY – June 25: Looking for something to do tonight? Check out Demo Day at Impact Hub for Austin’s Workforce Development Accelerator Community Showcase Day featuring nine startup ventures. It kicks off at 6 p.m. at Impact Hub – 411 West Monroe St. Tickets are free.

TUESDAY- June 26: Career Pivots & Side Hustles – How to Create the Life You Want by Team Austin at WeWork West 6th starting at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are $15.

TUESDAY – JUNE 26: A Celebration of Defense Innovation in Texas at Capital Factory. Celebrating the launch of AFWERX, the Air Force’s innovation initiative opening an office at Capital Factory kicking off at 6 p.m. Tickets are free, but limited.

WEDNESDAY – JUNE 27: 5G and the Future of Wireless in Austin by Austin Tech Alliance at Google Fiber Space starting at 6 p.m. Tickets are free.

THURSDAY – JUNE 28: How to Raise a Seed Stage Round of Investment, Galvanize at noon. Tickets are $10 and include lunch.

THURSDAY – June 28: Capital Factory Job Fair kicks off at 7 p.m. on the 1st floor. Tickets are free.

THURSDAY – June 28: Panel: Male Allies at Work by Breaking the Glass starting at 5:30 p.m. at RetailMeNot, 301 Congress, Fourth Floor. Tickets are free.

THURSDAY – June 28: Net Neutrality 101: Why an Open Internet is Important by the Electronic Frontier Foundation starting at 6:30 p.m. at Terrazas Branch Library, 1105 Cesar Chavez St. Tickets are free.

FRIDAY – June 29: Scaling Up for Female Entrepreneurs: Deal Head on with Head Trash. Starts at 9 a.m. at Capital Factory. Tickets are Free.

FRIDAY – June 29: ATXRHACK – a Visualization hackathon taking place at Walmart’s Technology Center in downtown Austin and put on by Underminer Studios. Tickets are $50.

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