Tech Bloc Now Accepting Applications to San Antonio’s Largest Business Startup Pitch Competition SAN ANTONIO (Monday, August 15, 2022) – Today, Bexar County and Tech Bloc, a San Antonio tech industry advocacy non-profit, announced a call for applications to TechFuel, a $100,000 startup pitch competition for early-stage tech ventures in San Antonio and across Texas. The deadline to apply is  September 25, 2022. […]

Entrepreneur Steve Case to Headline SA Startup Week 2022

Entrepreneur Steve Case to Headline SA Startup Week 2022 - 2023

AOL Co-Founder and Revolution CEO to Deliver Kickoff Keynote on Oct. 17 First 100 People to Register Receive Case’s New Book Steve Case, one of America’s best-known and most accomplished entrepreneurs and philanthropists, will kick off San Antonio Startup Week with a keynote address on Monday, Oct. 17 at 11 a.m. on the 24th floor of […]

Official SASW 2022 Press Release

Official SASW 2022 Press Release - 2023

San Antonio Startup Week to Celebrate Entrepreneurial Innovation, October 16-22 SASW Offers a Week of Resources and Inspiration (San Antonio, Aug. 2, 2022) San Antonio Startup Week will rally entrepreneurs and startups from all sectors in a seven-day mix of educational panels, actionable workshops, hyper-local activations, and city-building events from October 16 – 22 in […]

Five Sessions You Don’t Want to Miss at SASW 2021

Five Sessions You Don't Want to Miss at SASW 2021 - 2023

Session fatigue is defined as “there are too many sessions at San Antonio Startup Week, how do I choose?” Good news! We’re here to help…well, Amy is here to help. She picked her top five that she thinks you can’t miss at this year’s conference. Five Must-Attend Sessions at SASW 2021: “Data Doesn’t Lie: the […]

2021 SASW Conference Theme

2021 SASW Conference Theme - 2023

As we look ahead and into the future, what do you see? What do you want to see? Will we finally feel the presence of a college campus downtown from the new School of Data Science? Will Houston Street become pedestrian-only? What does a successful hybrid work culture look like? How can we attract the […]

Five Year Impact Report

Five Year Impact Report - 2023

When we wanted to create this five year impact report for startup week, we had to do a lot of digging. Even in the last year, so many things have changed (which you can read about in our year in review blog here). What started out as a small, scrappy conference….is still a scrappy conference, […]

San Antonio Startup Week 2020: In Review

San Antonio Startup Week 2020: In Review - 2023

2020 was a year with many firsts. We saw a number of losses in the closing of businesses, layoffs and loved ones. We also saw a lot of openings, creations and new solutions to unknown problems. This year, we hosted our first virtual conference, our first conference that was a month-long, with some first-time tracks. […]

6 Reasons Why You Should Attend San Antonio Startup Month

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While discussing what our new website should/could look like, we were also discussing a lot about what the conference this year should/could look like. It was tough. Should it be in-person? COULD it be in-person? Is it inside? Outside? Hybrid? Completely virtual? We went back and forth, up and down (just like the number of […]

New Website, New Conference

New Website, New Conference - 2023

It’s been a long time coming. When we were looking at other startup week websites, we were looking for functionality, purpose and visuals to adopt for our own website.  We wanted a blog/article section so we can share stories and helpful information for our track captain leaders, speakers, and attendees. We wanted simple, easy ways […]

SASW Track Captain 101

SASW Track Captain 101 - 2023

There’s a whole section on the website for Tracks and Track Captains, but who are they and what do they do?  Track Captains A track captain is an important piece of the SASW puzzle because, without you, we wouldn’t have a conference. You don’t have to publicly speak (if you don’t want to), but we […]