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Cybersecurity Advice from Local Experts

07-04-2019:
Four San Antonio-based executives offer their advice on best practices for ensuring data and businesses are protected from potential attacks.
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‘Smart’ Streetlights Coming to City’s Innovation Zones this Fall

07-03-2019:
Lights illuminate but will also sense flooding patterns, temperature, air quality and look for available parking spots.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Esports Could Become Official High School Sport

07-03-2019:
Port San Antonio is excited to be part of the conversation.
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San Antonio Company Uses New Technology To Educate The World

07-02-2019:
Merge supplies its cutting-edge VR/AR technology to more than 20 countries.
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SA-based Delta Risk Launches Feature on its Cybersecurity Platform

07-02-2019:
Virtual Private Cloud Flow Log Visualization will extend communication on Amazon Virtual Private Cloud applications.
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Tech Learning Environment Continues to Flourish at Port San Antonio

06-26-2019:
WEX Foundation’s new site at SAMSAT supports growth of STEM education based on space exploration.
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Fast 5: Connecting MRO Industry Tech Innovators

06-26-2019:
Jim Perschbach, President and CEO of Port San Antonio, talks to MRO Network about how the aviation and tech hub is building up its MRO and innovation capabilities.
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UTSA a top global institution for U.S. patents granted

06-26-2019:
So far in 2019, UTSA has received seven patents from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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SAEDF Eco Devo 360 eNewsletter – June

06-26-2019:
Check out this month's EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation!
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

NIH Funds Creation of New Lab Model for TB/HIV Research

06-26-2019:
Part of a two-year study, the lab model will mimic the early stages of the co-infection of these two diseases.
Read more on txbiomed.org

Cyber Talk Radio: Booz Allen Hamilton's Expanding Cyber Presence in San Antonio

06-25-2019:
Booz Allen Hamilton VP Bob Miller discusses the company’s expanding local cyber presence and how it is hiring and training local cyber talent.
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SwRI scientist develops novel algorithm to aid search for exoplanets

06-25-2019:
Algorithm is based on the composition of stars known to have planets.
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SwRI, NASA To Study Solar Wind With Specialized Satellites

06-21-2019:
Satellites built in San Antonio will revolutionize our understanding of solar wind and space weather.
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Exclusive Interview with Amanda Keammerer, New Cybersecurity VP at SA Chamber of Commerce

06-20-2019:
Keammerer possesses a strong background in federal cybersecurity and information technology policy.
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Texas BioMed Researchers Find New Mutation in the Leptin Gene

06-19-2019:
Mutation could help researchers understand why people develop excess of body fat.
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HIGH SCHOOLERS HELP SHAPE SA’S ECONOMIC FUTURE

06-19-2019:
Our first class of talented interns has joined our team and helping build a place where advanced industries, technological innovations and learning are thriving.
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UTSA Catalyst Lab Connects 'Hire-Ready' Graduate Students to Startups

06-19-2019:
Internship program selects graduate students who are ready for the workforce.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Cyber Talk Radio: Our Lady of the Lake University’s cybersecurity Degrees

06-18-2019:
Dr. Vanessa Clark, OLLU Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Security, discusses the university’s cybersecurity-focused degree programs.
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Innovative San Antonio company is turning history into virtual reality

06-18-2019:
QuantumERA helps turns history into (virtual) reality.
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NEW GRANT FUNDS ANTI-AGING STUDY FOR TEXAS BIOMED RESEARCHER

06-13-2019:
Marcel Daadi, Ph.D., has been awarded over $100,000 to test a promising FDA-approved drug for reversing age-related cognitive decline.
Read more on txbiomed.org

UTSA DEVELOPS SYSTEMS TO CONSTRUCT POWER ISLANDS AND LIVE OFF THE GRID

06-13-2019:
Researchers have proposed islanded structures or homes that operate independently on solar microgrids without tapping into the central power grid.
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SA cyber insurance startup launches online risk assessment tool

06-11-2019:
CyberFortress Insurance Services US, LLC helping e-commerce companies protect themselves from cyberthreats.
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CYBER TALK RADIO: CONSUMER DATA BREACHES, ELECTION SECURITY AND MORE

06-11-2019:
Guest James Woodard discusses medical record and consumer data breaches and election security, among other topics.
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UTSA develops first known cyber agility framework to measure network protection over time

06-10-2019:
Project was funded by the Army Research Office.
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Cybersecurity: Catching Up With The Bad Guys

06-10-2019:
San Antonio’s cybersecurity industry—which includes tech hub Port San Antonio—is mature and growing stronger.
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San Antonio’s parking app might end frantic meter dash

06-07-2019:
The SAPark app can be used at more than 2,500 parking spaces controlled by city-owned payment kiosks.
Read more on mysanantonio.com

Local Startup Secures $25K from Funding Group Alamo Angels

06-05-2019:
FloatMe is an app that gives employees access to their earned wages sooner, allowing them to withdraw a portion before payday.
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San Antonio research facility gets $2 million grant to test Zika vaccine

06-04-2019:
Texas Biomedical Research Institute pushing for a vaccine.
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Port San Antonio to Add Another Tech Building

06-04-2019:
Facility will be the largest office space built at the Port in years and will attract companies that support industries at the campus.
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Catching Up with RealCo Accelerator Managing Director Cole Wollak

06-04-2019:
Each year, RealCo selects five to 10 startups for its accelerator program.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Regional Jobs Report with San Antonio Economic Development Foundation

06-04-2019:
Sean Attwood, SAEDF Senior Director of Workforce Management Sean Attwood discusses the highlights from SAEDF's Q2 2019 jobs report.
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San Antonio Builds Pipeline for Tech Jobs

06-04-2019:
For every five IT job postings in San Antonio, only one is filled.
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SwRI's ActiveVision enables transportation agencies to automate traffic monitoring

06-04-2019:
Machine vision tool helps autonomously detect and report traffic condition changes.
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San Antonio ISD Implements New Tech Allowing Parents to Track Their Students on Buses

05-31-2019:
The ZPass software is being implemented on 200 schoolbuses following recent success of a pilot program.
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Entrepreneur Who Built Early Medical Records Software Company Makes Voice Heard in Education

05-31-2019:
Elaine Mendoza became one of the first female entrepreneurs in San Antonio's tech sector.
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Plus One Robotics, Codeup Finalists on Best Companies to Work in San Antonio List

05-31-2019:
The two startups placed in the category for small companies with up to 49 employees.
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SwRI’s Singer wins Urey Prize for planetary research

05-30-2019:
Scientist’s nomination recognizes her work in impact cratering and in the geology and geophysics of icy worlds.
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UTSA faculty members recognized for improving STEM education in San Antonio

05-30-2019:
Professors Carmen Fies and Chris Packham have created and nurtured STEM-based educational partnerships in the community.
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Bandera Electric Cooperative extends its commercial solar business into San Antonio

05-29-2019:
Company supplies power to 30,000 residents across seven counties in the Texas Hill Country.
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SAEDF EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter

05-29-2019:
Check out this month''s roundup from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation.
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

SA leaders banking on $392M Toyota investment

05-29-2019:
Capital infusion may boost technology and diversify production.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Cybersecurity Center at St. Philip''s College

05-28-2019:
Edith Orozco and Caroline Mora discuss the St. Philip’s Cybersecurity Center — a NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence in cyber defense.
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Texas Biomed doubling scientific workforce to tackle infectious diseases

05-24-2019:
Institute aims to become the premier place to analyze the multiplication of maladies.
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Cyber Startups Among Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies in San Antonio

05-22-2019:
The 100 fastest growing companies in San Antonio collectively have 1,317 job openings.
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San Antonio researchers developing new, more promising tuberculosis vaccine

05-21-2019:
Spray version of the TB vaccine proving more successful in early trials.
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Accenture Opens Federal Cyber Center in San Antonio

05-18-2019:
Facility offers cybersecurity capabilities on an as-a-service basis to help government agencies identify and eliminate cyber threats.
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San Antonio Aerospace Company Takes Flight, Triples Space, Looks To Double Workforce

05-16-2019:
Knight Aerospace’s new site will provide it with the capacity to meet the growing demand for its sophisticated aircraft interior units.
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SwRI to design remotely operated rescue submarines for Royal Australian Navy

04-30-2019:
System will feature vehicles designed to connect with disabled submarines to allow for the rescue of people trapped on board.
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Cybersecurity: Mature and Growing Stronger

04-30-2019:
San Antonio leaders have staked their claim as Cyber City, USA and continued innovations and partnerships further bolster the city’s credibility.
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

Collaboration between Texas Biomed and Mymetics Corporation in Switzerland Receives NIH Funding for HIV Vaccine Study

04-29-2019:
Award totals $8.7 million over 5 years.
Read more on txbiomed.org

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