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Eco Devo 360 eNewsletter

09-26-2019:
Check out this month's EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation.
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

SwRI hypersonic research spotlights future flight challenges

09-24-2019:
New study conducted in San Antonio highlights conditions future aircraft may experience traveling faster than 10 times the speed of sound.
Read more on swri.org

How Port San Antonio continues to bring jobs to San Antonio

09-24-2019:
More than 2,000 jobs have been created at the Port in recent months.
Read more on ksat.com

Cyber Talk Radio: Building a Tech Ecosystem and Storytelling

09-24-2019:
Lorenzo Gomez III, Geekdom Media CEO and Geekdom Chairman, discusess how to build a successful tech ecosystem, entrepreneurship and storytelling.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

IPSecure Opens third Cyber Site at Port

09-23-2019:
One of San Antonio’s cybersecurity pioneers has once again expanded its presence at Port San Antonio.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Latinas Making Bold Moves in San Antonio’s Tech Industry

09-23-2019:
Check out some of San Antonio's biggest movers and shakers in the tech world.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Local startup develops autonomous electric tractors

09-20-2019:
Renu Robotics hopes to help expand the solar farm industry.
Read more on ksat.com

Defense Contractor CACI Grows Presence in New Port Facility

09-20-2019:
The global national security contractor focuses on cybersecurity and technology.
Read more on therivardreport.com

UTSA professor awarded grant to study students’ STEM social capital

09-19-2019:
Guan Saw will contribute to the advancement of knowledge for improving Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) education and workforce preparation.
Read more on utsa.edu

Port San Antonio President and CEO Honored as Top Executive

09-19-2019:
Jim Perschbach joined Port San Antonio in 2014 as Executive Vice President of Business Development and was named President and CEO in June 2018.
Read more on bizjournals.com

$25K awarded to student startups at Trinity University event

09-18-2019:
Cycling safety tech startup LuxTurn Technologies wins top prize.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

CPS Energy supports clean energy and grid cybersecurity research

09-18-2019:
Collaboration between UTSA and CPS Energy, will enhance green power generation and smart grid security.
Read more on utsa.edu

Port San Antonio to Present Plan for New Innovation Hub Nov. 30

09-18-2019:
The Port is on track with an aggressive timeline to have the center operational sometime in 2022 or sooner.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Texas Manufacturing Assistance Center at SwRI offers cybersecurity support

09-17-2019:
The center provides workshops to small manufacturers and federal contractors to reduce cybersecurity vulnerabilities.
Read more on swri.org

Cyber Talk Radio: Mathematical Security and AI Threat Detection

09-17-2019:
Cylance CEO and Founder Stuart McClure discusses mathematical security and artificial intelligence to harden cybersecurity.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

International company to open cybersecurity facilities at Port San Antonio

09-17-2019:
CACI International Inc. will conduct R&D of cyber systems with the U.S. Air Force and other government customers.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Toyota to invest nearly $400M in San Antonio manufacturing

09-17-2019:
The decision is expected to give the Alamo City plant greater production capacity and flexibility.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Boeing Reaching New Heights in San Antonio

09-13-2019:
Aerospace giant is adding hundreds of new jobs to San Antonio team as it prepares to modernize the U.S. Navy’s fighter fleet.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Scaleworks Firm Chargify Installs New CEO

09-12-2019:
Paul Lynch believes the growth-at-all-costs age in technology startups is nearing an end.
Read more on therivardreport.com

SwRI to support Space and Missile Systems Center

09-12-2019:
Institute was chosen to lead a U.S. DoD contract in collaboration with Amazon Web Services and SciTec, Inc.
Read more on swri.org

Texas Biomed Researchers Pinpoint link between HIV and Tuberculosis

09-11-2019:
Discovery could lead to a new mode of treatment for people at risk.
Read more on txbiomed.org

High Tech Education Blossoms at Port San Antonio

09-10-2019:
New charter school will serve the region and offer curricula related to aerospace, cybersecurity, robotics, IT and other applied technologies.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Port San Antonio experiencing growth spurt

09-06-2019:
The Port has been surging on the employment front, with 2,000 new jobs announced or created in the last two years.
Read more on expressnews.com

Jungle Disk Launches Cybersecurity Awareness Training in a SaaS Platform

09-05-2019:
Jungle Disk is a cybersecurity company that caters to small and midsize businesses.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Cancer Insight Helps Biotech Startups Win over $31M in CPRIT Funding

09-03-2019:
San Antonio-based organizations have received 90 grants to date, according to CPRIT.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Cyber Talk Radio: Engaging Seniors with Technology

09-03-2019:
Senior Planet San Antonio executive DeAnne Cuellar discusses how organization is engaging local seniors with technology and entrepreneurship.
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Local cybersecurity company expands footprint at Port San Antonio

09-03-2019:
IPSecure Inc. is opening a third office at the Port that will serve a training facility and meeting space.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Kids defeat cyberthreats with UTSA card game

09-02-2019:
School's Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security has developed a strategic card game that teaches basic cybersecurity principals to young students.
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SA's Tech Scene is Powered Up

09-01-2019:
Get to know 27 tech companies working with industries ranging from health care and cybersecurity to education and business management.
Read more on sanantoniomag.com

Aerospace Program for High School Students Expands in San Antonio

08-30-2019:
Hallmark University program is expanding to open the doors of opportunity for the next generation.
Read more on spectrumlocalnews.com

Dura Software Acquires Nordic IT, Moves HQ to San Antonio

08-30-2019:
Nordic IT provides email software for enterprise-size teams and is considered the industry leader for the maritime shipping industry.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Jungle Disk CEO talks trends in cybercrime

08-30-2019:
Bret Piatt discusses potential attacks that might hit businesses or consumers
Read more on bizjournals.com

NASA awards $750K grant to local nonprofit for after-school STEM program

08-29-2019:
WEX Foundation will inaugurate a STEM program called New Worlds Await You — a National STEM Challenges for Student Space Exploration.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Meet the Professor Fighting Hackers

08-29-2019:
UTSA's Greg White is helping create a nationwide network to combat cyberattacks.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Brothers establish first wind energy company to be based in San Antonio

08-28-2019:
Rangel Renewables to partner with St. Philip's College to enhance local workforce via school's alternative energy and power generation program.
Read more on ksat.com

Cyber Talk Radio: CNF Technologies' New Cyber Lab at Port San Antonio

08-27-2019:
Steve Barish, CNF Technologies COO, discusess the company's new Cyber Lab and how it is working to help train local tech talent.
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Boeing San Antonio Welcomes Navy Fighter Jets to its Port SA Hangar

08-26-2019:
Aircraft will be modernized and their life will be extended by 10 to 15 years.
Read more on therivardreport.com

San Antonio-based Mach1 app launches on IOS

08-26-2019:
App aims to streamline roadside assistance by digitizing the process of requesting service through geolocation.
Read more on bizjournals.com

CNF Technologies Proves Why San Antonio is Becoming a National Cybersecurity Hub

08-26-2019:
The company's success is a model to be followed by other cyber startups.
Read more on houstonchronicle.com

Cybersecurity CEO looks to build San Antonio tech workforce

08-26-2019:
Brett Piatt of Jungle Disk speaks about find cybersecurity talent in San Antonio.
Read more on expressnews.com

Robotics Startup Adds Space at Port San Antonio

08-25-2019:
Founded in 2016, Plus One Robotics has been quietly growing its tech arsenal and adding new jobs.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Texas Startups To Compete For $100,000 In San Antonio

08-22-2019:
TechFuel pitch competition a joint venture between Bexar County and Tech Bloc.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Researchers seek to prevent aerospace failures and oil spill disasters

08-22-2019:
Researchers at The University of Texas at San Antonio and Southwest Research Institute focusing on additive manufacturing (AM).
Read more on utsa.edu

​SAEDF EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter - August

08-22-2019:
Check out this month's newsletter from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation!
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

SA biotech awarded $3 million in Texas cancer research funding

08-22-2019:
Funding will support Emtora Biosciences' focus on treating genetic disease familial adenomatous polyposis.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Big Data Analytics Startup Quickpath Scaling up

08-21-2019:
The company's cloud-based software help businesses connect the datasets that fuel machine learning AI.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Cyber Talk Radio: TechBloc's Tech Talent Central

08-20-2019:
Dax Moreno, TechBloc’s Chief Talent Officer, discusses how TechBloc helps connect people to career opportunities in San Antonio.
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Geekdom Chairman’s Philosophy on Entrepreneurship

08-19-2019:
Lorenzo Gomez III hopes to inspire others in the San Antonio community to create a bright future for the city.
Read more on therivardreport.com

SA-based Scaleworks Buys E-Commerce Search Company Nextopia

08-15-2019:
The purchase is the second for Scaleworks, a venture equity firm, during its most recent round of funding.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Students, Teachers Help Create User Experience Course at CAST Tech

08-14-2019:
A user-experience (UX) program in Texas has begun at CAST Tech in the San Antonio Independent School District.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Cyber Talk Radio: Developing and Connecting Cybersecurity Leaders

08-13-2019:
President of ISSA Alamo Chapter discusses how his organization is developing and connecting cybersecurity leaders in San Antonio.
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UTSA National Security Collaboration Center's (NSCC) 100-Day Plan

08-13-2019:
The NSCC is a central part of the University of Texas - San Antonio and an anchor for the local emerging high-tech urban core.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

SA-based Geekdom Fund Raises $1.16M for Three Companies

08-12-2019:
The three companies include a virtual personal assistant platform, an online clinical trials marketplace and a business formation service.
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San Antonio Company at the Forefront of Stem-cell Therapy

08-12-2019:
StemBioSys is hoping to raise $3 million from investors.

Read more on expressnews.com

SwRI Receives $3 Million for Oxy-fuel Combustion Pilot Plant Project

08-12-2019:
Southwest Research Institute has been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) for this endeavor.
Read more on swri.org

Middle School Kids Program Mini Self-Driving Cars at Coding Camp

08-10-2019:
Students took part in Palo Alto College’s free coding camp in partnership with local nonprofit Youth Code Jam.
Read more on therivardreport.com

San Antonio ISD Has a New Program This School Year

08-10-2019:
It's a free opportunity for high school students to get a head start if they want a career in the cyber world.
Read more on ksat.com

Robotic Maintenance Tractor Maker Opens Office in San Antonio

08-08-2019:
Renu Robotics Corp. is a startup that is constructing autonomous equipment for the solar industry.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA to Develop New Tech for Earthquake Resistant Buildings

08-07-2019:
School awarded funding to test architectural materials that can help reduce effects of seismic events with little disruption to everyday life.
Read more on utsa.edu

SA Biotech Raising Millions for New Organ Transplant Technology

08-07-2019:
Vascular Perfusion Solutions Inc. aims to develop new technology that would extend the lifespan of donated organs.
Read more on bizjournals.com

H-E-B Adding Tech Center in Downtown San Antonio, Will Create 500 Jobs

08-07-2019:
Tech center will power the growth of its digital arm.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Two SwRI Concepts Part of NREL Energy Storage Competition

08-06-2019:
Concepts aim to bring electric power to the grid sooner and improve project ROI and net present value.
Read more on swri.org

Cyber Talk Radio: Modernization of Cyber Defense in the Military

08-06-2019:
Don Lewis, Former Deputy Director NATO Cyberspace Ops Centre, discusses the modernization of cyber defense, cybersecurity and IT in the military.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

San Antonio Life Science Hub on Track for September Launch

08-06-2019:
VelocityTX, an incubator and business complex for life science companies, expects anchor tenant GenCure to bring its adult stem cell production center online.
Read more on therivardreport.com

Researchers Studying Effects of Drug Treatment on Aging Mind

08-02-2019:
San Antonio scientists are studying how drug treatment for cancer patients could be used to help decrease the effects of the aging mind of seniors.
Read more on ksat.com

STANDARDAERO ADDS MORE F-16 ENGINE WORK

08-02-2019:
The firm now services the Egyptian Air Force’s F-16 Falcon fleet’s General Electric F110-100 engines.
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UTSA Wins $3M NASA Award to Launch Extreme Environments Center

07-31-2019:
NASA and UTSA will collaborate to conduct research in harsh and extreme environments.
Read more on utsa.edu

SAEDF Eco Devo 360 eNewsletter - July

07-30-2019:
Check out this month's EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation!
Read more on sanantonioedf.com

SwRI Adds Unique, Efficient Engine Wear Testing Rig

07-30-2019:
Equipment investigates wear mechanisms in engine components.

Read more on www.swri.org

Fast 5: Connecting MRO Industry Tech Innovators

07-30-2019:
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.
Read more on mro-network.com

Local Schools Tout Video Game Design Curricula for Interested Students

07-30-2019:
CastTech High School, Alamo Colleges and UTSA lead the way.
Read more on news4sanantonio.com

TEXAS POSITIONED FOR HIGHEST CYBER GROWTH

07-30-2019:
A new report highlights best-prepared states to support the cybersecurity industry.
Read more on usnews.com

Cyber Talk Radio: City of San Antonio's Office of Innovation

07-30-2019:
Chief Innovation Officer Brian Dillard and SA Smart City Coordinators highlight smart city initiatives.
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UTSA Launches Coding Boot Camp Aimed Toward Working Professionals

07-29-2019:
School is launching program in partnership with Trilogy Education Services to help participants become full stack developers.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI Wins $127,000 in Funding at U.S. Army Pitch Day Event

07-29-2019:
Researchers are devising a computer model that would help to make armored vehicles stronger and less susceptible to failure in combat situations.
Read more on swri.org

Breakthrough at Texas Biomed May Hold Key to Managing HIV Infections

07-28-2019:
The study can also be used to further other studies of pathogens.
Read more on kens5.com

Cyber Advancement, Resilience Prioritized At UTSA's National Security Collaboration Center (NSCC)

07-28-2019:
Executive Director explains why San Antonio is uniquely positioned to lead the way in cyber.
Read more on tpr.org

UT Health San Antonio Receives $3.75M Grant for Cancer Research

07-24-2019:
The research will be led by Patrick Sung, UT Health San Antonio biochemistry professor.
Read more on bizjournals.com

2,000+ New Jobs Created at Port in Recent Months

07-23-2019:
Check out how we’ve been powering our region’s growth through regional, national and global opportunities.
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Cyber Talk Radio: UTSA's Catalyst Lab

07-23-2019:
Jeff Prevost of UTSA discusses the university’s computer science and engineering degree programs and new Catalyst Lab, a cloud computing summer internship program.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

Digital Defense and UTSA Partnership Facilitates Cyber Career Readiness

07-23-2019:
Partnership will provide students and faculty with access to an award-winning cloud-based information security platform.
Read more on yahoofinance.com

SwRI and UTSA Collaborate to Better Understand Metal Degradation

07-22-2019:
Institutions are studying common problem that can lead to mechanical hardware degrading and losing functionality.
Read more on swri.org

SA Cyber Company Grows Talent Pipeline with Local High Schools

07-22-2019:
Jungle Disk teams with SAISD Foundation and SA Works to provide a hands-on job experience for high school students.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Port San Antonio CEO Reflects on First Year at Helm

07-18-2019:
The Port added more than 1,100 jobs - many tech-related - to its campus last year.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA Develops Open Source Software to Secure the Cloud for Users

07-17-2019:
The school has launched Galahad, an open source revolutionary user computer environment for the Amazon Cloud.
Read more on utsa.edu

Innovative Pipeline Services Company Moves into San Antonio

07-16-2019:
TMI Solutions LLC provides leak detection and route planning for pipeline companies.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Cyber Talk Radio: San Antonio's Chief Security Officer

07-16-2019:
City of San Antonio Chief Security Officer Patsy Boozer discusses her education and career path leading up to her current role with the city.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

SwRI, UTSA Researchers Create Innovative Model for sCO2 Power Generation

07-15-2019:
Collaboration is supported by a $125,000 grant from the Connecting through Research Partnerships (Connect) Program.
Read more on swri.org

UTSA Chemist Receives Global Recognition for His Work

07-12-2019:
Dr. Banglin Chen has been elected to become a Foreign Fellow of the European Academy of Sciences in recognition of his vast contributions to research in science and technology.
Read more on utsa.edu

CANopener Labs looks to unlock San Antonio's maker spirit

07-10-2019:
A new makerspace that San Antonio startups and developers can use to bring their ideas to life.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA Professor Designs Protein Blockers to Fight Obesity and Heart Disease

07-10-2019:
Almost four in 10 adult Americans are obese, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Read more on utsa.edu

HEB to Test Self-driving Delivery in San Antonio

07-10-2019:
The San Antonio-based grocery retailer plans to launch a pilot program this year to test self-driving vehicle delivery.
Read more on xconomy.com

Fast-Growing Cyber Company Opens Lab at Port San Antonio

07-10-2019:
CNF Technologies' new cyber lab is 6,000 square feet, with another 12,000 square feet to be added by 2020 for cybersecurity operations support.
Read more on www.startupssanantonio.com

UTSA Names Former DOD Cyber Command Leader as NSCC Director

07-10-2019:
U.S. Air Force Brigadier General (Ret.) Guy M. Walsh will oversee the new National Security Collaboration Center.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Cyber Talk Radio: UTSA's Cyber Center for Security and Analytics

07-09-2019:
Dr. Nicole Beebe of University of Texas at San Antonio discusses the school's cybersecurity degrees and new National Security Collaboration Center, and more.
Read more on cybertalkradio.com

Revolutionary organ transplant device preserves organs, limbs for at least 24 hours

07-07-2019:
Device developed in San Antonio lab for 30 years could save countless lives
Read more on ksat.com

Codeup Graduates First Data Science Class

07-05-2019:
The school has taught web development and coding for the past six years and recently added a suite of courses on data science.
Read more on tpr.org

New, more effective way to detect cancer being developed

07-05-2019:
Echolase, a local startup, is working with UT Health San Antonio.
Read more on ksat.com

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.
Read more on bizjournals.com

‘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

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