InnoTech Austin Kicks Off Wednesday

InnoTech Austin kicks Off Wednesday morning with a keynote speech on fostering entrepreneurship, technology and innovation. The talk features Bob Metcalfe, Professor of Innovation at UT Austin, Laura Bosworth, CEO and Co-Founder of TeVideo BioDevices and Michele Skelding, senior vice president Global Technology and Innovation at the Austin Chamber of Commerce. A Women in Tech […]

InnoTech Austin Kicks off Wednesday

The 10th anniversary of InnoTech Austin kicks off tomorrow at the Austin Convention Center. And one of the most popular events is the annual Beta Summit which showcases some of Austin’s hottest new startup companies. This year’s conference, which is sponsored by Presidio and the Austin Technology Council, is free to register with the special […]

Five Austin Startups Demo Products at the InnoTech Beta Summit

By L.A. LOREK, Founder of Silicon Hills News The Beta Summit at InnoTech Austin on Thursday featured five innovative startup companies. Joshua Baer, serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Capital Factory, served as the event’s moderator. He pitched his startup, OtherInbox, at the InnoTech Beta Summit a few years ago. The startups each had eight minutes […]

Austin to Play a Key Role in Transforming GM

Austin’s combination of educational institutions and IT professionals convinced General Motors Cos. to open an innovation center here and hire 500 workers, said Timothy Cox, its executive director for enterprise solutions. “We’re looking for the best and brightest to help us,” Cox said Friday morning during a phone interview. Cox will deliver the keynote speech […]