Topic: 1 Semester Startup

1 Semester Startup Class to Host "Demo Day" with Special Guest James Truchard, President and CEO of National Instruments

April 23, 2012

The second-ever "Demo Day" will bring together Austin's entrepreneurial community on Thursday, April 26, for a showcasing of 10 undergraduate student startups from The University of Texas at Austin. Each startup will present a six-minute investor pitch. The startups are part of the spring 2012 1 Semester Startup (1SS) class, an interdisciplinary entrepreneurship practicum for undergraduates.

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Longhorn Startup Camp Showcases 27 New Companies During Startup Crawl March 8

March 1, 2012

The University of Texas at Austin's newest space for startups -- Longhorn Startup Camp -- will be a stop on the SXSW Startup Crawl, which takes place Thursday, March 8, from 4 to 10 p.m. as part of UT Entrepreneurship Week. As a stop on the crawl, Longhorn Startup Camp will showcase its residents 27 new startups, all originated at the university. The crawl is open to the public, and interested attendees may RSVP online.

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Bob Metcalfe Receives Japan's C&C Prize for Development of Ethernet

Nov. 30, 2011

Bob Metcalfe, Internet pioneer and now professor of innovation at The University of Texas at Austin's Cockrell School of Engineering, has been recognized with an international award for his contributions to the development of the Internet.

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1 Semester Startup Class at The University of Texas at Austin to Host "Demo Day" to Showcase 20 Undergraduate Startups

Nov. 28, 2011

Twenty undergraduate student startups from The University of Texas at Austin will present five-minute investor pitches to the Austin entrepreneurial community Thursday, Dec. 1. The startups are part of 1 Semester Startup (1SS), a class at the university that supports undergraduates who are starting companies.

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Ethernet Inventor Bob Metcalfe Interviews Michael Dell, Founder of Dell Inc., on Startups and Innovation

Nov. 15, 2011

Event: The Cockrell School of Engineering's Technology Entrepreneurship Society (TES) presents "Talking Startups With Michael Dell, founder of Dell Inc."

When: 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, doors open at 5:15 p.m.

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