Intro To The Austin Startup Scene

 
Published on Nov. 5, 2012
Channel: Joshua Baer
Source: Youtube

Get the slides on Slideshare at http://www.slideshare.net/joshuabaer/intro-to-the-austin-startup-scene Joshua Baer from Capital Factory gives a comprehensive overview of the Austin Startup Scene including it's unique elements, some history, the up and coming stars, the organizers, happy hours, meetups, coffee shops, coworking spots, incubators, university resources, venture capital and more. If you're new to Austin, or considering a move to Austin, this video is for you. Here are the things you need to know about the Austin entrepreneurial and tech community. Most important is that you sign up by email for the Austin Startup Digest, a weekly email with all of the events going on in the Austin entrepreneurship scene. http://startupdigest.com/austin SIGN UP FOR EMAIL LISTS Weekly Startup Calendar http://startupdigest.com/austin Weekly Video Interview http://weareaustintech.com FOLLOW ON TWITTER @joshuabaer @capitalfactory @austinstartup @weareaustintech @longhornstartup @austinventures @asmartbear @noahkagan @bobmetcalfe @damon READ BLOGS http://austinstartup.com http://asmartbear.com http://austinpreneur.com COWORKING *Capital Factory Link Coworking Conjunctured Golab Tech Ranch Cospace COFFEE SHOPS DOWNTOWN Halcyon Coffee Cafe Medicci Jo's on Second COFFEE SHOPS IN THE BURBS *Lola Savannah Coffee Shop Mozarts Coffee Progress Coffee Cafe Bennu Houndstooth Coffee HAPPY HOURS *Austin Tech Happy Hour Big Ass Social Happy Hour Music Tech Happy Hour ENTREPRENEUR MEETUPS Bootstrap Austin http://bootstrapaustin.org Rice Alliance http://rice-alliance.org Texchange http://texchange.org Founder Dating http://www.founderdating.com/ Co-founder meetup http://www.meetup.com/Co-Founders-Austin/ Capital Factory Office Hours Austin Ventures Office Hours Lean Startup Circle http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Lean-Startup-Circle/ Open Coffee TECHNICAL MEETUPS *Austin on Rails Austin.rb Javascript Node.js NoSQL Python Refresh-Austin Web Architecture Wordpress HACKING MEETUPS *3 Day Startup All Girl Hack Night Cafe Bedouins HackTX Startup Weekend Health 2.0 Codeo EVENTS *Startup Week *Startup Crawl http://atxstartupcrawl.com RISE http://riseglobal.org Ignite Austin http://igniteaustin.org TEDxAustin http://tedxaustin.com *SXSW Interactive http://sxsw.com INCUBATORS *Capital Factory Austin Technology Incubator DreamIt Ventures Incubation Station TechStars Cloud VENTURE CAPITAL Austin Ventures G-51 Capital http://g-51.com Silverton Partners http://silvertonpartners.com Wild Basin Investments LEGAL KHRG - Evan Kastner Spross Law - Brian Spross WSGR - Brian Beard V&E - Wes Jones Sprinkle IP PUBLIC RELATIONS JDI - Jones Dilworth Laura Beck REAL ESTATE Hill Partners - Doug Jones ACCOUNTANTS AND TAXES The Accounting Group - Robert Nunez Pope, Shamsie & Dooley - David Pope RECRUITING Hirestarter - Marc Davis ATX EQUATION *Entrepreneur Scene Map All Scenes AUSTIN FUN Austin City Limits Tapings http://acl-live.com Austin City Limits Festival http://aclfestival.com Kite Festival Eeyore's Birthday Fun Fun Fun Fest Formula 1 Enchanted Rock