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Wednesday, October 7 • 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Intro to Austin Accelerators and Ask Me Anything with Joshua Baer | 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM

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This event is part of the Intro to the Austin Tech Startup Scene series.  

REMINDER: We have a limited number seats, so please only RSVP if you'll be able to join. 

Join us for the Austin Startup Week edition of Intro to Austin Accelerators with Capital Factory founder, Joshua Baer.

Are you an entrepreneur starting a new company? Recently moved your comany to Austin? Come hear an overview from an experienced entrepreneur and angel investor and get a chance to introduce yourself and ask questions. We also try to have some founders who have gone through different accelerators there to share their own first-hand experiences. 


  • 4:30pm Presentation 
  • 5:15pm Ask Me Anything 
  • 6:00pm Wrapup 

You can check out the slides and video from previous talks before you come (coming soon). The content is updated each month because the startup scene is always changing! 

You'll get answers to questions like...

• What are the most significant benefits of an accelerator?
• What incubators and accelerators are there in Austin?
• What are the differences between them?
• Should I join an accelerator?
• Why would an experienced entrepreneur join an accelerator?
• When is the right time to apply for an accelerator?
• How do I increase my chances of being accepted?
• What is the best way for someone in Austin to apply for Y Combinator? 

You will find out about...

• Capital Factory
• Y Combinator
• Techstars Austin
• Longhorn Startup
• Austin Technology Incubator
• Incubation Station
• Tech Ranch
• Unltd
• Austin Angel Investors
• Austin Venture Capitalists
• AngelList
• Blogs to read

Austin Startup Week is supported in part by HiredNetSpendIBM BluemixCapital Factory and Techstars. If you see someone from their teams, give them a hug and hi-five! 

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Joshua Baer

Executive Director, Greater Austin Chamber of Commerce
Austinpreneur. I help people quit their jobs and become entrepreneurs.

Wednesday October 7, 2015 4:30pm - 6:00pm
Techstars 412 Congress Ave. #200

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