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Events and Startup Competitions

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Events and Competitions

Check out the latest events in Entrepreneurship and Innovation at UT Austin. For a complete list of Startup Competitions for students click on the button below. 

Startup Competitions

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April 2019
Whether you're looking to see what other creative students are up to, have a business idea of your own, or are in search of other ambitious students to join your startup team, UT Startup+Connect is the perfect event to kickstart your creativity. Discover your next opportunity and make new friends at these monthly meetups. All you need is an open mind and an interest in creating, innovating, and scaling big ideas. From apps/software development to medical technology that saves lives to innovative hospitality, lifestyle and retail goods, UT students are working on big things!
Wednesday, April 24
10:00am - 11:30am

Student Activity Center SAC 1.106, 2201 Speedway, Austin, TX 78712
May 2019
Figuring Out Your Go To Market Strategy A Go-To-Market (GTM) strategy is an essential process for a startup business to generate traction fast. This workshop covers the essential components of a GTM strategy i.e. branding, value proposition, segmentation and beachhead strategy, customer insights, personas, customer journeys, content creation, growth hacking tips and customer experience and delight. We will adopt a structured approach to creating a step-by-step GTM plan through proven concepts and fact finding processes. This workshop is designed for startups and entrepreneurs with insights and concepts that can be easily learnt and effectively applied.
Wednesday, May 1
12:00pm - 1:00pm

SAC 2.302
Minor Cohort Closeout Celebration
Tuesday, May 7
6:00pm - 8:00pm

SAC Ballrooms 2.410 & 2.412