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STEM Summer Camps at SAMSAT

02-22-2024:
Register your kids for fun and exciting programs in areas such as graphic design, esports, coding and cybersecurity!
Read more on samsat.org

Race for Jetsons-like Air Travel in Texas Gaining Speed

02-22-2024:
Millions in new federal funding could help fuel Port San Antonio's pursuit of autonomous advanced air transportation.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI: Training Courses and FREE Online Webinars

02-21-2024:
Learn from industry R&D experts who are renowned for problem solving and providing premier services to an array of government and industry clients.
Read more on swri.org

Capital Factory: Cup of Capital

02-20-2024:
Join Capital Factory - the center of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas - as it hosts its monthly coffee networking event at the Boeing Center at Tech Port.
Read more on eventbrite.com

Local Students Witness Plane They Built Soar into the Sky

02-19-2024:
Dragon 1, a small airplane built by Southwest High School students, roared to life before taking off on its first official flight.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

St. Philip's College Trains Talent to Fill Solar Industry Jobs

02-16-2024:
Degree program provides students with the skills necessary to work in the electrical power generation industry.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI Scientists Find Evidence of Geothermal Activity within Icy Dwarf Planets

02-15-2024:
Webb telescope observes potentially young methane deposits on surfaces of Eris, Makemake.
Read more on swri.org

Plus One Robotics Surpasses 1 Billion Successful Picks

02-14-2024:
Port-based company - one of the most successful startups in the city's history - enhances supply chain productivity.
Read more on mobilerobotguide.com

CyManII and CRI Launch Free Cyber Readiness Program for Small and Medium Manufacturers

02-13-2024:
The pilot program will assist up to 200 manufacturers in the United States.
Read more on cymanii.org

UTSA MATRIX Consortium Establishes Center to Combat Health Disparities

02-13-2024:
A $500,000 grant will help researchers leverage artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning tools to enhance how health disparities are addressed.
Read more on utsa.edu

MARCH 21: CAST Schools Senior Hiring Fair

02-13-2024:
High school seniors will get the chance to meet with local employers to explore and interview part-time and full-time career opportunities.
Read more on castschools.com

Ten Projects to Receive Nearly $5 Million for Manufacturing Cybersecurity Innovation

02-12-2024:
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is collaborating with the locally-based Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII) on the initiative.
Read more on cymanii.org

San Antonio Delegation Headed to Mexico to Talk Tech, Build Relationships

02-12-2024:
Tech Bloc is leading the trip for 12 business, nonprofit and government leaders to expand partnerships in Mexico and Latin America.
Read more on expressnews.com

SwRI Scientists Identify Water Molecules on Asteroids for the First Time

02-12-2024:
SOFIA’s FORCAST instrument found water on dry asteroids.
Read more on swri.org

VIA Installs New Technology System to Help Blind, Low-vision Riders

02-05-2024:
NaviLens helps riders navigate to a bus stop and access real-time bus arrival and directional information.
Read more on ksat.com

SwRI’s CHEDE-9 Consortium Expands Decarbonization Research Priorities

02-05-2024:
The industry’s longest-running commercial vehicle consortium focuses on low-, zero-carbon technologies.
Read more on swri.org

Nonprofit Keeps Raising San Antonio's Global Aerospace Innovation Profile

02-05-2024:
The Dee Howard Foundation will honor pioneers whose leadership and work in the Alamo City have impacted aviation and space science worldwide.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Kelly Heritage Foundation Preparing San Antonio's Gen-next Tech Talent

02-02-2024:
Students recently gathered at the Port to share their innovations in an array of STEM disciplines.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Greater:SATX 360 Newsletter - Jan. 2024

01-31-2024:
Hear the latest from Port San Antonio partner Greater:SATX!
Read more on greatersatx.com

From Air Base to Innovation Hub

01-31-2024:
Port President and CEO Jim Perschbach joins the Beyond the Bite podcast to discuss the innovation taking place at the Port.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Girls Inc. of San Antonio Celebrates International Day of Women and Girls in Science

01-29-2024:
RockIt into the Future takes place on Saturday, February 10 at CAST Med school.
Read more on ksat.com

Atma Energy Completes First Successful Virtual Power Plant Pilot Program Test

01-29-2024:
A virtual power plant is an aggregation of small solar assets at individual customer sites.
Read more on bizjournals.com

$1.2M Awarded to UT Health San Antonio for Pre-diabetes Research

01-26-2024:
Pre-diabetes occurs when blood sugar levels are higher than normal, but not high enough to be diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes.
Read more on tpr.org

Researchers Use AI to Improve Real-time Coronary Imaging

01-24-2024:
UTSA, UT Health San Antonio are teaming up to identify the exact composition of coronary heart disease.
Read more on utsa.edu

Researchers Pinpoint Most Likely Source of HIV Rebound Infection

01-24-2024:
Texas Biomed researchers identified that lymph nodes in the abdomen are the leading source of rebound infection after the first week of stopping antiretroviral treatment.
Read more on txbiomed.org

San Antonio Students’ Experiments Bound for Space

01-24-2024:
Space and Engineering Technologies Academy pupils will run a control experiment to help determine how microgravity affects chia seed growth.
Read more on communityimpact.com

Texas Biomed Creates New Education Program to Support Young Scientists

01-23-2024:
Program will help inspire local students to be part of the next generation of scientists and provide them unparalleled access to learn from leading biomedical scientists.
Read more on txbiomed.org

STEP Demo Pilot Plant Makes New Breakthrough for sCO2 Power Generation

01-22-2024:
Demonstration facility achieves industry first by spinning its turbine at 18,000 rpm.
Read more on swri.org

Local Startup Uses Augmented Reality (AR) to Train Medical Students

01-22-2024:
MedCognition has developed a medical training platform that blends holographic imaging with AR to simulate clinical conditions, including strokes.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA Establishing New College in AI, Cyber, Computing and Data Science

01-19-2024:
The proliferation of such applications in recent years has contributed to unprecedented advancements across various industries.
Read more on utsa.edu

Air Force’s Most Trusted Wing Hardens Warfighter Communications Leveraging Automation, AI-driven Data

01-19-2024:
The 688th Cyberspace Wing is America’s first cyberspace wing charged with engineering, operating, extending, and defending the Air Force Information Network and warfighter communication.
Read more on dvidshub.net

January 24: Preparing San Antonio's Gen-Next Innovators

01-11-2024:
Join us for a FREE event as Kelly Heritage Foundation President Jim Perschbach provides an overview of recent milestones and big plans ahead.
Read more on eventbrite.com

New Regional Tech Startup Envisions a Future Powered by Wind

01-11-2024:
Wind Chaser has developed a scalable, portable wind turbine, designed for a variety of applications.
Read more on bizjournals.com

2023 Memory Book: Boeing Center at Tech Port

01-09-2024:
A year in review of 2023 at Boeing Center at Tech Port.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Awarded $54 Million Contract to Develop QuickSounder Weather Satellite

01-08-2024:
QuickSounder will launch the first in a new generation of NOAA low-Earth orbit environmental satellites.
Read more on swri.org

New E-TrollEy Service Makes it Free to Ride Downtown in San Antonio

01-06-2024:
SanAntoni-Go was launched in late December.
Read more on mysanantonio.com

Local Drone Developer on Track to Receive Tens of Millions in Federal Funding

01-05-2024:
Darkhive is developing tactical drones for public safety and military operations.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SA Biotech Startup Strikes Deal for Swiss Company Assets

01-04-2024:
Hera Biotech has reached an agreement to acquire the endometriosis diagnostic assets and associated IP from AI-driven biomarker discovery company Scailyte.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Siddhi’s Take: Space Exploration Within Reach for San Antonio Youth

01-04-2024:
High School student Siddhi Raut dreams of space and is inspiring others to do the same.
Read more on sareport.com

Will San Antonio be the next esports epicenter?

01-01-2024:
Over the past several years, Port San Antonio and other city-wide entities have unveiled brand-new esports facilities.
Read more on bizjournals.com

San Antonio Company Isn't Just Capturing CO2, It's Making Something of It

12-31-2023:
CarbonFree is using its SkyMine process to convert the greenhouse gas into usable materials.
Read more on expressnews.com

Sam Ximenes: Pioneer of the New, Foreign World of Architecture in Space

12-25-2023:
Ximenes has a big vision and plans to make San Antonio a hub for space exploration and architecture.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Full Throttle Ahead for New Aerospace Training Graduates

12-11-2023:
Company's San Antonio-based training program empowers newcomers as they build their futures on the leading edge of aerospace technology.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Partnering to Connect Students with Futures in Advanced Technologies

11-30-2023:
Nearly 2,000 students from across the region recently took part in CORE4 STEM, a two-day expo hosted at the Port.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SA Smart Challenge 2024: Registration is Open!

11-30-2023:
Propose a product, service, or strategy that improves how we take care of and use San Antonio's natural environment.
Read more on sa-smart.org

Dura Software Raises $83M in Funding Round

11-29-2023:
Hyperniche software aggregator has acquired 15 subsidiaries over the last five years, including four this year.
Read more on bizjournals.com

San Antonio Space Pioneers One Step Closer to Establishing Lunar Habitat

11-28-2023:
Astroport Space Technologies has received additional NASA support as it advances groundbreaking research to establish habitats and manufacturing sites on the Moon.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Selected for $4.5 Million Contract to Update C-5 Aircraft

11-28-2023:
Institute will install monitoring system to capture usage data.
Read more on swri.org

SwRI-led PUNCH Mission Advances Toward 2025 Launch

11-27-2023:
Observatory integration begins in SwRI’s new Spacecraft and Payload Processing Facility.
Read more on swri.org

SA-based Owl Therapeutics Enters Into Global Drug Development Deal

11-27-2023:
New agreement will put the Alamo City front and center in efforts to address traumatic brain injury.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Meet Alan Stern, Southwest Research Institute’s First Official Space Traveler

11-24-2023:
Stern has helped build the San Antonio-based institute’s space science and engineering division.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Maximizing Your GI Bill: A Veteran’s Guide To Cybersecurity Education

11-24-2023:
Get insights from Geronimo Moreno of Port-based NTI about getting the most out of your GI Bill benefits for a successful career in cybersecurity.
Read more on cybertainment.blog

Southwest Research Institute to Deliver Cyber Capabilities for Tactical Warfare

11-20-2023:
Institute will develop novel cyber technologies for use by warfighters in the field during tactical operations.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA Seniors Create Prototype Robot to Help Feed Disabled Individuals

11-20-2023:
The prototype is a robotic arm that works using facial tracking software and customized bowls and utensils.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Cancer Therapy Shows Promise Against Tuberculosis

11-14-2023:
Scientists at Texas Biomedical Research Institute found the therapy dramatically reduces TB growth, even for bacteria that are drug-resistant.
Read more on txbiomed.org

Soul Mobility Powered Wheelchair Accessory Innovates the Mobility Market

11-08-2023:
San Antonio-based startup is addressing a common issue facing a multitude of wheelchair users.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Ransomware as a Service: Unpacking This New Phenomenon

11-06-2023:
Hear from Geronimo Moreno of Port-based NTI about a new type of cyber threat that has emerged.
Read more on cybertainment.blog

UTSA Researchers Discover New Method to Inhibit Cholera Infection

11-02-2023:
V. cholerae choleraeis found naturally on surfaces within marine environments.
Read more on utsa.edu

SwRI’s Dr. Alan Stern Conducts Space Research Aboard Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity

11-02-2023:
Stern tested procedures, trained for future NASA-funded suborbital flight experiment.
Read more on swri.org

Should I Get Personal Cyber Insurance?

11-02-2023:
Get insights from Geronimo Moreno of Port-based Namauu Technological & Industrial.
Read more on cybertainment.blog

$2 Million NSF Grant Funds Research in Energy-efficient Applications of AI

11-01-2023:
For machine-learning tools to analyze new data, they must first sort data into various categories.
Read more on utsa.edu

LOKI Predictive Technology Ready for Weapons Testing

10-31-2023:
A new threat prediction technology is on its way to market thanks to Inflow.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI, GTI Energy, GE Celebrate Mechanical Completion of Supercritical CO2 Pilot Plant

10-27-2023:
Plant will use sCO2 power cycle to increase efficiency, lower costs and decrease environmental footprint.
Read more on swri.org

UTSA Receives EDA Grant to Build Secure Manufacturing Hub in South Texas

10-24-2023:
The Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute (CyManII) at The University of Texas at San Antonio will receive the grant.
Read more on utsa.edu

Startup Well and Worthy Wins Trinity University's Stumberg Competition

10-19-2023:
$25,000 grand prize awarded to founders for scaling the startup.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Startups Converge at the Port for TechFuel 2023 Competition

10-18-2023:
Finalists pitched their innovations in industries such as art marketing, aerospace, biosciences and more in a Shark Tank-like competition.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Will Advance Impact Modeling Software for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

10-17-2023:
Elastic Plastic Impact Computations (EPIC) will be updated for the evolving computational needs of the U.S. Department of Defense.
Read more on swri.org

SwRI Develops Novel Solution to Advance Synthesis for Nerve Agent Antidotes

10-17-2023:
Innovative chemical method addresses critical steps to safely synthesize, develop promising medical countermeasures.
Read more on swri.org

Darkhive CEO Shares Lessons Learned with Local Startups

10-16-2023:
Company has scored more than $13 million in government contracts, which in turn helped spur $4 million in recent seed-round funding from investors.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Codeup Unveils Innovative Campus in San Antonio

10-16-2023:
Codeup consolidates campuses to create a cutting-edge tech education hub with diverse programs and innovative facilities.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Local Solar Developer Completes Solar Project

10-16-2023:
HOLT Renewables' solar project represents a major leap forward in sustainable energy solutions for commercial operations.
Read more on swri.org

SwRI’s New Aerospace Acoustic Testing System Can Simulate the Deafening Noise of a Rocket Launch

10-16-2023:
Specially designed speakers can reach up to 150 decibels in SwRI’s Space Systems Integration Facility.
Read more on swri.org

San Antonio Startup Week 2023 Kicks Off

10-16-2023:
Geekdom aimed to launch 500 startups two years ago and has already helped 279 get off the ground.
Read more on ksat.com

UTSA Awarded $500K Grant from Google to Expand Cybersecurity Clinic

10-16-2023:
The project will build on UTSA’s work preparing students for careers helping to protect critical infrastructure around the country.
Read more on utsa.edu

UTSA's MATRIX AI Consortium Receives Grant to Establish Institute

10-16-2023:
Neuro-inspired AI stands as a strategic research area at UTSA, with researchers leveraging insights from the human brain to inform and advance artificial intelligence.
Read more on utsa.edu

Cyber Leader Leidos Establishes Operations at Port

10-13-2023:
Global firm celebrates its arrival at renowned tech hub.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Scientists Psyched for Mission to ‘Really Weird Asteroid’ that May Hold Clues to Earth’s Origin

10-12-2023:
The asteroid Psyche is in San Antonio researchers’ sights with a mission set to launch Friday.
Read more on expressnews.com

Local Tech Startup Brings Augmented Reality to Art Market

10-12-2023:
Kaleido is a social marketplace that connects artists and art enthusiasts from around the globe.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Soldiers Steering Drones Using Their Voices?

10-12-2023:
San Antonio-based Darkhive has been tapped to develop the technology.
Read more on expressnews.com

UTSA's Cybersecurity Program Provides Top Talent to Defend Against Cyberattacks

10-12-2023:
Cybersecurity is an extremely diverse field with highly technical specialties such as cryptography and digital forensics, as well as disciplines in cyber behavior and policy.
Read more on utsa.edu

UTSA to Contribute to NASA's Pandora Global Air Quality Network

10-12-2023:
The project will make UTSA part of the NASA Pandora Project as well as a member of the Pandonia Global Network of stations, which is a joint effort between NASA and the European Space Agency.
Read more on utsa.edu

16th AF, San Antonio Industry Partners Join to Combat Cyber Threats

10-11-2023:
Partners discussed protecting the nation against cyber threats at a conference to commemorate Cybersecurity Awareness Month.
Read more on 16af.af.mil

SwRI Selected for DOE Grant for Hydrogen-natural Gas Blends Research

10-11-2023:
Full-scale compressor to utilize blends with up to 20% hydrogen.
Read more on swri.org

Recommendations for Managing Cybersecurity Threats in the Manufacturing Sector

10-10-2023:
In the hyper-connected era of smart manufacturing, the manufacturing sector is undergoing a digital revolution.
Read more on cymanii.org

Tech Ecosystem Grows as Port Welcomes Latest Global Cybersecurity Firm

10-10-2023:
General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) is a subsidiary of General Dynamics, a global aerospace and defense company that employs more than 100,000 people worldwide.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

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