Plan to visit your coworking home at The DEC Network at RedBird on Wednesday, August 9 as they celebrate International Coworking Day! There will be treats and light eats. They also will be hosting a RedBird Innovation Center Listening Session for our current members. Your voice matters. Come network and celebrate all the great things happening with them!
Master your pitch deck during this Techstars Pitch Deck Review virtual event! This is the opportunity for you to get live feedback on your pitch deck from seasoned managing directors at Techstars. We will bring up 4-5 volunteers to the stage and offer expert advice on how to perfect your deck, what to include, and what investors are specifically looking for. To volunteer as a participant, please add a link to your pitch deck when you register for the event. Founders will be notified via email if they've been selected.
Discussion of “Stories, Dice, and Rocks That Think: How Humans Learned to See the Future and Shape It”Marco Johnson
In this month's book discussion, we are excited to have author (and entrepreneur, futurist, speaker, and past Austin Forum presenter and podcast interviewee!) Byron Reese lead a discussion of his new book: Stories, Dice, and Rock That Think: How Humans Learned to See the Future and Shape It." Byron is a fantastic author on technology and humanity topics, and this is a great chance for interactive discussion about a wide range of topics aligned with the Austin Forum mission. You do not have to read the book to attend, but we strongly encourage it!
The metaverse is actually already here—but in such early, limited forms that it may be difficult for some to understand and imagine just how powerful and revolutionary it can—and will—be. Matthew Ball’s new book, "The Metaverse: And How it Will Revolutionize Everything,” is designed to open our minds to the possibilities and prepare us to visualize, or at least embrace, the tremendous growth in capabilities and importance of the multiverse. Join us for a lively discussion moderated by Hugh Forrest, Chief Programming Officer of SXSW (and huge book lover). Read the book (or a summary), or just come listen to...