Episodes

Oct. 19, 2021

Private Innovation Support Infrastructure with Amos Schwartzfarb, Man…

We interview Amos Schwartzfarb, Managing Director of TechStars Austin about how private incubators support the innovation ecosyst…

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Oct. 12, 2021

Academic Innovation Support Structures with Van Truskett and Ashley J…

History has shown that a strong university is a key element for an innovation ecosystem to thrive. The good news is that Austin i…

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Oct. 5, 2021

Austin Sector Deep Dive: Life Sciences with Scott Collins, President …

The pandemic opened a lot of people's eyes to the importance of the life sciences industry. The 21st century is being called the …

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Sept. 28, 2021

Austin Sector Deep Dive: MediaTech with Paul O'Brien, CEO MediaTech V…

The Live Music Capital of the world is one of many slogans for our fine city. Music is just one of many forms of media that have …

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Sept. 16, 2021

Austin Sector Deep Dive: Blockchain and Crypto with Lee Bratcher, Pre…

One of the strengths of the Austin innovation ecosystem is the wide sector diversification that plays within our region. All of t…

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Sept. 7, 2021

The Austin Mortar, an interview with Thom Singer, the Human Connectio…

The building blocks of any ecosystem are the companies that have been founded or migrated here; however, it is the mortar between…

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Aug. 24, 2021

Research Speaks with Ross Devol CEO of Heartland Forward Foundation

We talk a lot about how Austin is transforming into the next great innovation powerhouse, but how do you define a growing innovat…

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Aug. 10, 2021

Who's coming to the Austin Metro with Jason Ball

No innovation ecosystem exists in a silo and one of the significant growth drivers are the companies that are deciding to move he…

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July 27, 2021

Austin Now with Marc Nathan

Episode 2: Interview with Marc Nathan Part of the evolution of Austin into the next great innovation powerhouse is the change in …

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July 13, 2021

History of the Austin Ecosystem with John Butler

Before we can see what’s next for Austin, we have to know where we have been. To walk us through the history of the Austin innova…

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June 27, 2021

Welcome to Austin Next

Over the last decade, Austin has exploded into the national consciousness as the next great innovation powerhouse. That has only …

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