Austin Startup Week Austin Startup Week

Bonus Track

Thursday, October 8, 2020

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Bonus Track Opening Remarks
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Brittany Ballard (She/Her)
Brittany Ballard (She/Her)
Austin Startup Week, Logistics Assistant

Join us as we kick off the bonus track!

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Introduction to K Startups, Say an-nyeong haseyo (hello) to Korean startups
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Sedon Hwang (He/Him)
Sedon Hwang (He/Him)
Strong Friends Company, CEO
Gwan Hyeon Shin (He/Him)
Gwan Hyeon Shin (He/Him)
Atozsoft Corporation, Marketing Manager
Na-Young Seo (She/Her)
Na-Young Seo (She/Her)
Mooyeokwang, Inc., Marketing Manager
Hwan Hee Koo (She/Her)
Hwan Hee Koo (She/Her)
Lupin Company Inc., CEO
Francis Pahng (He/Him)
Francis Pahng (He/Him)
Zinnotech Corporation, CEO & President, Zinnotech
Jeehee Kim (She/Her)
Jeehee Kim (She/Her)
Studio CrossCulture, CEO

Hosted by KOTRA, this is an Introduction to Korean startups looking to enter the US market via Austin, TX. This session is to provide the Austin startup community to connect with startups from Korea. Stop by to say hello and discover what your startup friends in Korea are creating.

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The Texas Triangle
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Marc Nathan
Marc Nathan
Egan Nelson, VP Client Strategy
Aisha Lewis (She/Her)
Aisha Lewis (She/Her)
Notley, Director of Strategic Programs
Heath Butler (He/Him)
Heath Butler (He/Him)
Mercury Fund, Partner

This session is hosted by General Assembly, a pioneer in education and career transformation, specializing in today’s most in-demand skills. The leading source for training, staffing, and career transitions, we foster a flourishing community of professionals pursuing careers they love.

We have assembled an exciting panel of Texas startups leaders who will give you the low-down on entrepreneurial activities in their ecosystem! We'll be dishing inside scoop on how the greater Texas triangle startup ecosystem works, including investors, movers and shakers, incubators, hot issues, and more.

This session is intended to help attendees understand the different players in the Texas tech ecosystem, where it’s heading, and which sectors are hot now.

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How to Mentor Youth Entrepreneurs
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Julie Shannan (She/Her)
Julie Shannan (She/Her)
VentureLab, Executive Director
Kehlin Swain (He/Him)
Kehlin Swain (He/Him)
Xplosion tech, Tech Lead

Mentoring youth may seem intimidating, but it can be fun AND make a HUGE impact on a student. In this session, VentureLab will share some easy and practical ways to help you inspire the next generation of entrepreneurs. You will learn some effective tools for reaching and engaging today's youth.