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Startup Grind Austin Asks Why Austin

3/9/2013 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Four different views of the Austin Startup Ecosystem share their perspective of the Austin Startup Scene. Successful entrepreneurs, the City of Austin, the Austin Chamber of Commerce and Startup Accelerators will each have a chance to answer the question “Why is Austin a great place to found a Startup?” Come be inspired and educated on why you should found your Startup in Austin and learn how to find resources to help your startup grow. The chats will be followed by 20 minutes of Q&A. Startup Grind in a community of founders, entrepreneurs, and wantrapreneurs looking to be inspired, educated, and network with the smartest startup minds. While it started in Silicon Valley there are now more than 20 chapters world wide. Startup Grind has featured speakers like: David Cowan (Bessemer), Jason Calacanis (Mahalo), Naval Ravicant (AngelList), Anthony Soohoo (CBS), MG Siegler (TechCrunch), Tony Conrad (, Ben Parr (Mashable), Ben Silbermann (Pinterest), and many others.


Bijoy Goswami



founder of Bootstrap Austin, author The Human Fabric

Jim Butler

City of Austin

Kevin Koym

Founding Partner

Tech Ranch Austin

Susan Davenport

Sr VP Global Technology Strategies

Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce

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