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Tuesday, October 10 • 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Co-Founder Meetup Panel - How Are Our Current Politics Affecting the Tech Startups | 6:00 - 8:00 PM

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Network and connect to find your next employee, your next co-founder, or build your professional network! Work might be from 9-5, but business happens between 5-9. The Co-Founder Meetup by The tech^map is a forum for professionals to pitch their business, idea, startup, etc. to the community and gain valuable feedback. The audience is full of other entrepreneurs, developers, investors, and media.

6:00-6:30pm - Sign-in and socializing (Grab food a drinks) 
6:30-6:50pm - Announcements, Sponsor notes 
6:50-7:35pm - Keynote Speaker Panel Q/A 
7:35-8:00pm - Network, Network, Network 
8:00pm - Until whenever. Go downstairs to the bar to network more.

We have colored dots! Make sure you find who you are looking for

RED: Talent (Developers, Designers) 
GREEN: Investor (accredited) 
BLUE: Entrepreneur 
YELLOW: Media | Other

Please RSVP as space is limited! 


Parking is available in the OMNI/Austin Centre Garage after 6pm. Please bring your ticket to the front desk at Capital Factory to receive $5 parking. Please save both parking tickets to exit garage. Street parking (check signs for restrictions) is also available and free after 6pm on Mondays.

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Johan Borge

CEO, the techmap
Mr. Borge is a serial entrepreneur as he has successfully launched several businesses in different sectors. Just to name a few: Johan is the CEO of Texas Capital Real Estate, LLC., a real estate investing firm (www.texascre.com). He works with local investors to find deals or joins... Read More →
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Barbary Brunner

CEO, Austin Technology Council
Prior to joining the Austin Technology Council as CEO, Barbary Brunner’s 25-year career has included senior executive roles at worldwide leading technology brands and a successful strategy and organizational development consultancy.. Past positions include Chief Marketing Officer... Read More →
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David Edmonson

Executive Director, Austin Tech Alliance
David Edmonson is Executive Director of Austin Tech Alliance, a member-based nonprofit that promotes civic engagement in Austin's tech sector. Prior to starting ATA in August 2016, he worked in the Texas Senate for 11 years, serving as chief of staff, general counsel, and communications... Read More →
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Jason Finkelman

Immigration Attorney (Austin), Finkelman Immigration Law Firm
Jason Finkelman is an immigration Attorney working with domestic and foreign businesses, as well as international individuals in a variety of employment-based and family-based immigration matters.  He represents U.S. and international companies, entrepreneurs, investors, business-owners... Read More →
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Jonathon Kovar

CEO, The GoodLooking Company
Jonathon Kovar is the founder and CEO of The GoodLooking Company and a healthcare attorney. He helps governments, payers, entrepreneurs, and providers build the future of healthcare. GoodLooking Technology built the first comprehensive business platform for healthcare, with SaaS-based... Read More →
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Paul O'Brien

Founder, MediaTech Ventures
Marketer, author, entrepreneur, father, blogger, and general socializer. Founder of MediaTech Ventures and growth hacker of startups.
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Nnamdi Orakwue

Founder and CEO, Cocolevio LLC
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Chris Perri

Attorney and Congressional Candidate, Chris Perri Law
Chris Perri is a progressive Democrat running against Lamar Smith to represent the 21st District of Texas. He lives in South Austin with his wife, Shannon, a sixth-generation Texan who teaches at Texas State University.Raised in Corsicana and Dallas, Chris learned from an early age... Read More →

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Hey startups! SXSW Accelerator Pitch Event applications due November 10. Also mark your calendar for the Startup & Tech Sectors track, which runs March 9-15... Read More →

Tuesday October 10, 2017 6:00pm - 8:00pm CDT
Capital Factory 701 Brazos St, Austin, TX 78701
  Developer  Founders  Policy/Government
  • Room 16th Floor Main Space