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SA Museum offers free science & tech exhibits, events

10-17-2019:
SAMSAT brings those topics together in space offering free exhibits.
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CyberWraith Video Game New Way to Close Cybersecurity Workforce Gap

10-17-2019:
One San Antonio entrepreneur is proposing a new, immersive video game to help close workforce gap.
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Mind Science Foundation Awards $60,000 at ‘BrainStorm’ Neuroscience Pitch Competition

10-15-2019:
Winning team will use the funding to researching resiliency in children raised in poverty.
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San Antonio Startup Sendspark Receives $300,000 Initial Investment

10-15-2019:
Company has developed a platform for recording and sending videos for businesses.
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Cyber Talk Radio: What's New at UTSA Center for Infrastructure Assurance

10-15-2019:
Dr. Greg White, Director of UTSA's Center for Infrastructure Assurance and Security, discusses cybersecurity education and the Information Sharing.
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New Precision Therapeutics Partnership to Highlight SA’s Bioscience Capabilities

10-15-2019:
Four large research institutions are funding the nonprofit San Antonio Partnership for Precision Therapeutics, or SAPPT.
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San Antonio biotech invited to join national cancer collaborative

10-14-2019:
The American Cancer Society’s National Lung Cancer Roundtable has invited San Antonio-based bioAffinity Technologies to be its newest member.
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Air Force integrates missions, strengthens information warfare capabilities

10-11-2019:
16th Air Force will provide information warfare capabilities to combatant commanders with the speed to match today’s tech environment.
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Dura Software Secures $10M Series A Round to Fund Expansion

10-11-2019:
Company specializes in “hyper-niche” software products.
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SA-based civic-minded tech startup growing local, global presence

10-10-2019:
Cityflag hopes to soon complete a $1.2 million seed-stage funding round.
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SAMSAT the Centerpiece of Port San Antonio Innovation Hub

10-10-2019:
The San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology is home to a world-class collection of historic tech artifacts that is the centerpiece of Port San Antonio‘s planned innovation center.
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SwRI cell expansion research receives additional $5.3 million in funding

10-08-2019:
Funding will go toward using an SwRI-developed bioreactor to propagate cells for personalized regenerative medicine applications.
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Cyber Talk Radio: National Cyber Security Month

10-08-2019:
Amanda Keammerer of the San Antonio Chamber of Commerce discusses upcoming activities to celebrate National Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
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SwRI space scientist part of international team that uses deep learning to create virtual “super instrument”

10-07-2019:
New algorithm could result in lower cost and higher efficiency space missions.
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How deepfake videos work to trick online users

10-04-2019:
Cybersecurity companies such as IPSecure are racing to beat fraudulent videos.
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Microsoft teams with JBSA on Military Spouse Technology Academy

10-02-2019:
San Antonio-based program is Microsoft's second location in the United States.
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Largest State FIRST Robotics Competition Comes to San Antonio in 2020

10-02-2019:
Hundreds of high school students from Texas and New Mexico will compete in the largest robotics competition in Texas.
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SwRI scientist part of team characterizing near Earth objects

10-01-2019:
Dr. Tracy Becker is helping NASA observe and characterize near-Earth objects that could pose a threat to Earth or have potential for further exploration.
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San Antonio area ranked in Top 10 for most affordable cities to launch a startup

10-01-2019:
The state of Texas was ranked high in many state-wide measures.
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Texas Biomed Awarded $2.8 Million NIH Grant for Novel TB Research

10-01-2019:
Research findings could introduce new biological pathways critical to the body’s response to tuberculosis infection.
Read more on txbiomed.org

Cyber Talk Radio: Cyber Warrior Network and Finding Cyber Talent with Gaming

10-01-2019:
Cyber Warrior Network Founder Nigel LeBlanc discusses his organization and how it is creating a way for employers to find cyber talent with gaming.
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UTSA Opens Large-scale Testing Laboratory

09-27-2019:
Facility is one of the most unique research buildings in the country.
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NEW FACILITY AT PORT REVS UP SAN ANTONIO’S GROWTH AS AMERICA’S CYBERSECURITY CAPITAL

09-26-2019:
Upcoming state-of-the-art building creates even more specialized facilities as information security operations continue to expand rapidly in the region.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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Local startup develops autonomous electric tractors

09-20-2019:
Renu Robotics hopes to help expand the solar farm industry.
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Defense Contractor CACI Grows Presence in New Port Facility

09-20-2019:
The global national security contractor focuses on cybersecurity and technology.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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$25K awarded to student startups at Trinity University event

09-18-2019:
Cycling safety tech startup LuxTurn Technologies wins top prize.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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

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