WIB-Texas Book Club: A Discussion on The Code Breaker, Written by Walter Isaacson

Join WIB-Texas for a discussion of the book The Code Breaker: Jennifer Doudna, Gene Editing, and the Future of the Human Race. Roisin O’Brien, a senior UT graduate student who works with CRISPR-Cas complexes, will talk to us about using these tools as genome editing technologies. We will be discussing the technological and ethical implications […]

How Your Personal Financial Habits Impact Your Business

This year, Strategic Partnerships has partnered with Mr. Ibrahim Saleh, entrepreneur and certified mentor with SCORE Houston, to provide real-world information and experiences to our students, faculty, staff, and community. Over the course of the event, attendees will learn how to fund a business idea, cash flow management, foundations of money management, tackling personal debt, […]

Incubate Galveston: A Collective’s Innovation Hackathon

Galveston has prominent pillars of entrepreneurship, technology, innovation and business. And, we need your big ideas! About this event Galveston has prominent pillars of entrepreneurship, technology, innovation, and business. And, we need your big ideas to tackle challenges experienced by the residents of Galveston. After all, as we build an innovation corridor linking Galveston and […]

Born Global – Pitchbook Insights

Join us on Friday 9/24 11:30-12:30 CT Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIsfu6grTkpHNZVpOjXXf2ELj-VS6XJ4IP5   Featuring Rebecca Springer, PhD Private Equity Analyst https://www.linkedin.com/in/rebecca-springer-phd-87922372/ Hilary Wiek, CFA, CAIA Lead Analyst, Fund Strategies & Performance https://www.linkedin.com/in/hilarywiek/ Rebecca Springer, Private Equity Analyst and Hilary Wiek, Lead Analyst for Fund Strategies and Performance will discuss research and insights on fundraising as an emerging manager […]

Ken Kennedy AI and Data Science Conference 2021

The 5th annual Ken Kennedy AI and Data Science Conference is scheduled to take place October 25-26, 2021 virtually. This annual conference is for professionals and practitioners working in machine learning, deep learning, data mining, artificial intelligence, or big data problems broadly. The agenda for the conference includes invited keynote speakers, technical program, sponsors, student […]

The Cannon + Dell Pitch Party

The Cannon + Dell Pitch Party Apply here! About this event: Calling all member startups that are fundraising or are planning to open a round in 2021. The Cannon has partnered with Dell to host a virtual Pitch Party! Prizes will include up to $10k in Dell Equipment and the opportunity to pitch in the […]

The Listies Gala

The end of year celebration for the Houston tech ecosystem! About this event You’re invited to the Houston startup ecosystem celebration of the year! Even though we’re not having an awards ceremony, we’re still rolling out the red carpet for the second annual Listies Gala in-person at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Think “Met […]

Capital Factory Summer Job Fair

Join us for 2-hours of networking focused on connecting companies to individuals seeking employment within Texas’s tech and startup community! Come meet our budding startups, learn about available opportunities and drop off a resume. This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC. Want to get ahead of the game? Upload your resume for us to share with tabling companies! All job […]

Intro to Fundraising & Ask Me Anything: Dual-Use Edition with Jon Bronson & Ileana Gonzalez

Wondering if your tech startup could be considered as a Dual-Use startup? Curious about dual-use opportunities? Wondering how to fundraise… ⚙️ Hear an overview from experienced Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, and Angel Investors! 💸 Learn about fundraising in the defense space! 🙋🏽‍♀️ Ask any questions on funding and related topics!   Once a month, Capital Factory […]

The VC Bubble and Demand for Smart Capital

In this webinar we will discuss the growth of VC’s, the growing gap in the investment ecosystem, and demand from founders for smarter capital, where VC backed company have just as high a failure rate. This provides an opportunity for Angel Groups/networks to refocus their core value proposition in providing efficient capital infused with mentorship/education […]