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Co-founders and Collaborators

“As you build something from the ground up, who’s there to support you?”

 

“Matchmaking” Events

StartupWeekend

In just 54 hours, you will experience life at a startup and learn how to create a real company. This is an event hosted by TechStarts, where you’ll meet the best mentors, co-founders, and more who are ready to help you get started.

FoundersNation

FoundersNation offers easy-to-use search tool, allowing the users to define their search terms based on skill sets and specific location.

TechCofounder

CoFoundersLab helps entrepreneurs connect, meet, and collaborate with like-minded entrepreneurs.

CoFoundersLab

CoFoundersLab allows the users to create a free profile before they start browsing in a search for co-founder, adviser or an intern for their company.

FounderDating

FounderDating is the right platform for people who like to network with other entrepreneurs, to partner with a co-founder and to find or be an advisor to a starting company.

Founder2be

Founder2be is the platform offering the fastest way to join the community of 50 000+ co-founders and meet the right one for your business.

CollabFinder

CollabFinder is a platform that allows people, looking to team up with other entrepreneurs, to find the right projects that match their skills and requirements.

BumbleBizz

Bumble Bizz gives women the ability to meet other professionals by swiping on a mobile app. Every swipe is an opportunity to expand your network and make empowering career moves.

 

Weekend Hack-a-thons

3 Day Startup

Lean Startup Machine

You get to “practice” doing a startup with other people and see what it’s really like to work with them. It’s a target-rich environment, because most people who have a startup of their own don’t have time to do weekend hack-a-thons. You can answer many questions very quickly: How do people perform under pressure? What is their work ethic and commitment like? What is the quality of their work?

 

Meetups

Austin Fintech Meetup – http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Fintech/

Talkabot ATX – https://www.meetup.com/Talkabot-ATX/

Austin Health Tech Meetup – http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Health-Tech

VR Austin Meetup – https://www.meetup.com/VRAustin/

Austin Data – https://www.meetup.com/austindata/

AgTech Austin – https://www.meetup.com/AgTech-Austin/

EdTech Austin – https://www.meetup.com/edtechaustin/

https://www.meetup.com/CoFounder-Austin/

https://www.meetup.com/topics/product-development/us/tx/austin/

https://www.meetup.com/ProductTank-Austin/

Austin Tech Happy Hour – https://www.facebook.com/austintechhh

Barcode (CPG Startups) – http://www.barcodestartup.com/workshop/

Open Coffee for Entrepreneurs – http://opencoffeeaustin.org

Coworking in Central Austin – https://www.meetup.com/coworking-and-networking/

Eventbrite 2018 events

https://www.eventbrite.com/d/tx–austin/startup-events/

Co-Founders Keynote Speaker “Krishna Srinivasan” Founder of LiveOak

https://www.sxsw.com/apply-to-participate/sxsw-accelerator/

https://capitalfactory.com/event/cofounders-austin-by-the-techmap-2015-11-09-2/2018-06-11/

 

University Entrepreneur events/activities

UT

2018 UT Business Forecast in Austin

+Tech in K-12: Educational Technology Integration and Its Impacts

https://conferences.la.utexas.edu/texaseusummit/

https://www.mccombs.utexas.edu/calendars

 

Finding Advisors, Co-founders and Partnerships

Local, Online Startup Support Groups:

Austin Startups Facebook Page
Austin Startups Reddit

Austin Startups Blog

 

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