ABC’s of Accelerators

In this four-event series, ABCs of Accelerators, The Ion Smart and Resilient Cities Accelerator Team breaks down the buzzwords associated with Accelerators.

The first event on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 will discuss the ABCs of Accelerators – the lingo and the language – as well as explain the difference between incubators and accelerators, bootcamps and workshops, and hubs and SDOs.

The second event on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 will discuss Business Funding and explore the different routes to go when seeking funding.

The third event on Tuesday, October 20, 2020 will discuss creating your path and finding pathways in Houston that support you as you take your next entrepreneurial steps.

The fourth event on Tuesday October 27, 2020 will be the launch of The Ion Smart and Resilient Cities Accelerator’s Cohort 3 application, focusing on startups providing sustainability solutions that are aligned to the City of Houston’s Climate Action Plan and Resilient Houston Strategy.

Thank you to our sponsors Microsoft, Intel, the City of Houston, and TXRX.

About The Ion

Vision: The Ion: Accelerating Innovation, Connecting Communities.

Mission: The Ion anchors, activates, and accelerates the innovation ecosystem through partnerships, pathways, and programs that create opportunities to advance and sustain resilient economic growth in Houston.

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Oct 06 2020


12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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