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SwRI Will Lead Hubble, Webb Observations of Io, Jupiter’s Volcanic Moon

08-28-2023:
Remote-sensing data will complement Juno spacecraft’s in situ observations.
Read more on swri.org

Request for Proposals: Department of Energy Announces Up to $4.7 Million for Manufacturing Cybersecurity Innovation

08-24-2023:
Proposals for this RFP must be submitted by September 29, 2023; an informational webinar will take place September 6.
Read more on cymanii.org

SwRI Investigates Impact of Smart-technology-enabled Vehicles

08-23-2023:
Eco-driving technology can significantly improve the energy efficiency of electric, internal combustion vehicles.
Read more on swri.org

Connecting World-class Military Talent with In-demand Career Opportunities

08-23-2023:
The Port, Hiring Our Heroes help our nation's defenders transition to the civilian workforce.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Local Startup Hub Takes Entrepreneur Boot Camp Across Bexar County

08-22-2023:
Geekdom's program, which launched in December 2022, covers the fundamentals of entrepreneurship.
Read more on bizjournals.com

San Antonio Researchers Get Millions to Put Discoveries into Practice

08-18-2023:
A $46 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will help UT Health San Antonio get cutting edge science into communities more quickly.
Read more on tpr.org

CNF Technologies Wins $135 Million Dollar Contract with U.S. Marine Corps

08-17-2023:
The partnership is a major strategic thrust for CNF, whose longtime customers include the U.S. Cyber Command and Air Forces Cyber.
Read more on bizjournals.com

AREA 21 Has Lots of Cool Free Ways to Teach Kids About Science

08-14-2023:
Take an inside look at how AREA 21 is helping kids learn about technology and how they can find future jobs in science.
Read more on salive.com

How Your Kids Can Learn About Space Technology for Free

08-14-2023:
AREA 21 at the Boeing Center has a fascinating space program which challenges kids to solve problems about space exploration.
Read more on salive.com

San Antonio Students Connect with the International Space Station

08-11-2023:
Real-time interaction reinforces to young people that their future as next-gen innovators in space technology is well within their reach.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Micropatch Algorithm Improves Ground-to-spacecraft Software Update Efficiency

08-10-2023:
Team demonstrates novel software tool on International Space Station computer
Read more on swri.org

Methodist Healthcare and VelocityTX to Launch New Alliance

08-09-2023:
The multi-year partnership will include a new accelerator addressing health inequities across the state.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI Launches Engine for Automatic Biomechanical Evaluation Markerless Analysis Tool

08-08-2023:
SwRI demonstrates technology at American Society of Biomechanics conference.
Read more on swri.org

SwRI Helps Create Open-source Software to Assist Rail Industry Decarbonization Efforts

08-07-2023:
ALTRIOS can assess green technology impacts on rail fuel consumption, emissions and more.
Read more on swri.org

Summer Camp Inspires Students to Become Tomorrow's Cyber Warriors

08-03-2023:
A group of middle and high school students from the National Society of Black Engineers' San Antonio chapter recently participated in the CyberPatriot Summer Camp at AREA 21.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Plus One Robotics: Revolutionizing Depalletization

08-03-2023:
Learn how AI combined with a human in the loop tackle the challenge of the mixed SKU pallet and help increase efficiency, scalability, accuracy, and safety in your warehouse.
Read more on plusonerobotics.com

Tech Employers Descend on Port San Antonio Seeking Military Veterans

08-03-2023:
Hiring Our Heroes recently hosted a job fair at Boeing Center, where more than 100 employers sought to hire armed services veterans.
Read more on expressnews.com

Scaleworks Raises $110M for Third Equity Fund

08-02-2023:
Scaleworks Inc. is a business-to-business, software-as-a-service private equity firm.
Read more on bizjournals.com

“Magic Cocktail” Generates Lung’s Most Critical Immune Cell in the Lab

08-01-2023:
Scientists at the Texas Biomedical Research Institute have successfully cultivated the alveolar macrophage, a vital immune cell within the lung, in a laboratory setting.
Read more on skynews.icu

APPLY NOW: Tuition-free Space Exploration Program for Grade 8-10 Students

08-01-2023:
The WEX Foundation is teaming with NASA to launch the latest cohort of Lunar Caves Analog Test Sites (LCATS) program for students in grades 8-10 beginning this fall.
Read more on wexfoundation.org

16th AF Cyber Warriors Teach Cybersecurity Awareness

08-01-2023:
Cyber Airmen recently spoke to students about the basics of cybersecurity during the CyberPatriot Summer Camp at the Boeing Center.
Read more on 16af.af.mil

New Wearable Tech Empowers San Antonio Educators with Instant 911 Access

08-01-2023:
FirstNet is essentially a wearable panic button that is the size of an ID badge.
Read more on news4sanantonio.com

San Antonio Latino-led startup DataScope Gets Investment, Resources from Google Fund

07-31-2023:
DataScope has attracted more than 400 clients, including Coca Cola, in the United States and Latin America.
Read more on expressnews.com

Air Force Veteran, Community Leader Joins Port Team

07-27-2023:
Port San Antonio welcomes Dr. Chaunté Hall as the organization’s Chief of Community Engagement.
Read more on linkedin.com

Global Aerospace Leader Hiring at the Port

07-26-2023:
Thanks to an exciting in-house training program, StandardAero is seeking aviation industry newcomers as well as seasoned maintenance/technician professionals.
Read more on standardaero.com

Mobile Flight Simulator Introduces San Antonio Youth to New Skies

07-26-2023:
Students enrolled in WestCare Texas’ Summer Extravaganza program experienced firsthand what it takes to fly an aircraft.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Greater:SATX 360 Newsletter - July

07-26-2023:
Hear the latest from Port San Antonio partner Greater:SATX!
Read more on greatersatx.com

CNF Technologies Awarded U.S. Air Force Agile Cyber Technology 3 Task Order

07-25-2023:
The contract continues CNF Technologies’ nearly 20-year track record of excellence in cybersecurity and cyber engineering.
Read more on cnftech.com

Google Awards Geekdom $20K to Support Incubator Program

07-25-2023:
The Geekdom Incubator is an eight-week program the company offers to help first-time founders and early-stage entrepreneurs refine and grow their startup ideas.
Read more on bizjournals.com

New Members to Enhance CyManII’s Mission to Support U.S Manufacturing Interests

07-25-2023:
The Cybersecurity Manufacturing Innovation Institute welcomes three new members to support its mission to secure and sustain U.S. manufacturing.
Read more on cymanii.org

SwRI Developing Advanced Electronic Warfare System for U.S. Air Force

07-25-2023:
Ultra-wideband receiver achieves rapid signal detection, increased bandwidth coverage.
Read more on swri.org

Plus One Robotics: Smart Vision Lights Case Study

07-20-2023:
Hear from Plus One CTO and co-founder Shaun Edwards on the importance of lighting in parcel induction and mixed depalletizing solutions.
Read more on plusonerobotics.com

SwRI-led Team Finds Ancient, High-energy Impacts Could Have Fueled Venus Volcanism

07-20-2023:
Models show Venus’ superheated core could produce extended volcanism, long-lived resurfacing.
Read more on swri.org

NASA Selects SwRI to Lead DIMPLE Lunar Lander/Rover Instrument Suite

07-19-2023:
Novel CODEX instrument will assess the age of a unique patch of basalt on the Moon’s nearside.
Read more on swri.org

Local Water Utility Looks to Drive a Greener Fleet with Electric Vehicle Plan

07-18-2023:
San Antonio Water System is rolling out 13 fully electric vehicles as part of a fleet electrification study with CPS Energy and NextEra Energy.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SwRI Team Identifies Giant Swirling Waves at the Edge of Jupiter’s Magnetosphere

07-17-2023:
Waves produced by Kelvin-Helmholtz instabilities transfer energy in the solar system.
Read more on swri.org

StemBioSys Launches New Product that Could Slow Animal Testing

07-17-2023:
SA-based company took more than two years to develop new technology that could have global commercial appeal.
Read more on bizjournals.com

AUGUST 1-2: JBSA Career Summit

07-17-2023:
Register to connect with military-ready employers who are actively hiring for open positions across various industries.
Read more on hiringourheroes.org

A Big Boost for Innovative Space-focused STEM Learning

07-17-2023:
Kelly Heritage Foundation’s $110,000 gift propels WEX Foundation’s renowned program to further connect students with future careers in San Antonio’s burgeoning space science ecosystem.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Local Entrepreneur Talks About Founding Multiple Startups

07-17-2023:
Get insights from Fred Turner, who recently spoke with the Texas Business Minds podcast.
Read more on bizjournals.com

East San Antonio on Cusp of Becoming a Major Military Medical Research Hub

07-15-2023:
Expanding collaboration could attract more private sector companies seeking commercialization opportunities to the region.
Read more on bizjournals.com

UTSA Researchers Elected Senior Members of National Academy of Inventors

07-15-2023:
Doctors Robert Lyle Hood, Chiung-Yu Hung and Jose Lopez-Ribot have been added to the organization's 2023 class.
Read more on utsa.edu

Summer Interns are Building their Futures at the Port

07-13-2023:
Students are acquiring, sharpening skills supporting community's economic growth.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

SwRI Delivers Plasma Spectrometer for Moon Mission

07-11-2023:
Magnetic Anomaly Plasma Spectrometer will study the impact of solar wind particles on lunar surface.
Read more on swri.org

SA-based firm acquires North Carolina medtech company Devana

07-07-2023:
RealTime Software Solutions LLC will expand its offerings for clinical trial services that could help streamline the development of life-saving treatments.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Teachers Work in Top Security Lab in One-of-a-kind Program to Inspire Future Scientists

07-07-2023:
Program funded by $1,25 million grant awarded to Texas Biomedical Research Institute.
Read more on ksat.com

Green Tech Company Expands to San Antonio

07-07-2023:
New Jersey-based Solidia has developed a proprietary Supplementary Cementitious Material (SCM) product that improves the durability of concrete while mineralizing captured CO2 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Read more on bizjournals.com

Darkhive Drone Startups Wins $5 Million Air Force Contract

07-06-2023:
Company aims to scale its autonomous uncrewed drone systems for military and public safety use.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Turn Medical Secures U.S. Federal Government Contract Vehicle for its Innovative Hospital Bed

07-06-2023:
Company's technology rotates patients to a prone position onto their abdomen.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

Congressional App Challenge Registration Now Open

07-05-2023:
The Congressional App Challenge is a public effort to encourage kids to learn how to code, through annual district-wide competitions hosted by Members of Congress for their district.
Read more on congressionalappchallenge.us

First Ultraviolet Data Collected by ESA’s JUICE Mission

07-05-2023:
SwRI-led UVS instrument demonstrated en route to Jupiter system.
Read more on swri.org

Customer Case Study: Pitney Bowes BWI

06-29-2023:
Watch as Plus One Robotics' AI-powered robotic systems automate parcel induction to scan tunnels and sorters at Pitney Bowes’ BWI ecommerce fulfillment hub.
Read more on plusonerobotics.com

SABOR Era of Entrepreneurship - July 6

06-29-2023:
The Era of Entrepreneurship aims to enhance one’s business through education, motivation and the perspective of self-made visionaries.
Read more on web.cvent.com

Building Texas Business: Exploring Innovation and Aerospace

06-28-2023:
Hear from Port San Antonio President & CEO Jim Perschbach on leading a former Air Force base that is now a hub for tech, aerospace and defense.
Read more on boyarmiller.com

Building the Future at Port San Antonio

06-28-2023:
The Port continues to grow and create life-changing opportunities while also working to develop the next generation of STEM leaders.

Read more on sanantoniomag.com

Local Students Test Cyber Skills in Competition

06-27-2023:
Northeast Lakeview College team placed 74th out of 450 college and universities.
Read more on ksat.com

Greater:SATX 360 Newsletter - June

06-27-2023:
Hear the latest from Port San Antonio partner Greater:SATX!
Read more on greatersatx.com

Germ-zapping Robot Maker Expanding War on Infectious Targets

06-26-2023:
New device will allow medical facilities to better track room and equipment disinfection efforts.
Read more on bizjournals.com

SABOR: Know Your City

06-23-2023:
The San Antonio Board of Realtors recently toured the Boeing Center at Tech Port - the region's premier innovation destination.
Read more on sabor.com

Stem Cell Model Points to Alzheimer's Disease Embryonic Origins

06-23-2023:
Local researchers have created a stem cell model of human brain development that may pave the way for studying Alzheimer's Disease in its early stages.
Read more on genengnews.com

Veteran Shares Opportunities for Service Members Transitioning to Civilian Life

06-21-2023:
Dr. Chaunte Hall is the founder of Centurion Military Alliance, which helps thousands of service members adjust to life after the military.
Read more on ksat.com

Futures in Flight

06-21-2023:
Exciting hands-on learning experiences allow students to learn about the many different pathways to careers in aviation.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Two Years Later: Gener8tor Cybersecurity Accelerator Reflects on its Time in the Alamo City

06-21-2023:
With more than 75 programs across 41 communities, the nationally-ranked accelerator and venture capital firm has a long track record of success.
Read more on bizjournals.com

San Antonio Middle School Students Explore World of STEM at Summer Camp

06-20-2023:
Students learn about drone flying, jobs of the future at CAST STEM High School.
Read more on ksat.com

Big City, Small Town: Investing in Young Talent for Future Innovation

06-20-2023:
Port San Antonio President and CEO Jim Perschbach recently sat down with longtime San Antonio journalist Bob Rivard to discuss the region's potential for innovation and job creation.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Renu Robotics Finds its Niche in Clean Energy in the Grass Under Fields of Solar Panels

06-18-2023:
San Antonio company's Renubots are riding a wave of growth boosted by incentives in the federal Inflation Reduction Act.
Read more on expressnews.com

More than 2,000 New Tech Jobs Created (So Far) in 2023

06-16-2023:
President and CEO Jim Perschbach recently issued our annual report—underscoring the tremendous momentum in one of America’s fastest-growing technology hubs.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Cybersecurity Leader Leidos to Join Port San Antonio

06-14-2023:
Virginia-based firm will help strengthen San Antonio’s position in the tech sector.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

Key Building Block for Life Found at Saturn’s Moon Enceladus

06-14-2023:
SwRI helped find evidence for phosphorus in the liquid water ocean beneath the moon’s icy surface.
Read more on swri.org

Students Learn About Careers in Aviation, Aerospace at the Port

06-12-2023:
Project LIFT helps students get closer to their dream careers.
Read more on ksat.com

Advancing Lung Disease Studies with Lab-Grown Cells

06-12-2023:
Researchers at Texas Biomedical Research Institute successfully generated alveolar macrophages, the lung’s specialized immune cells, in a laboratory setting.
Read more on txbiomed.org

Port SA President & CEO Discusses Growth, Plans for the Future

06-11-2023:
Hear from Jim Perschbach on the tech campus' bright future.
Read more on ksat.com

Boeing Center at Tech Port Hosts Second Armed Forces Esports Competition

06-07-2023:
Department of the Air Force Esports Invitational 2023 unites and celebrates the U.S. military service branches.
Read more on portsanantonio.us

Boeing's Port San Antonio Facility Gets Another Boost from Upgrading B-52s

06-07-2023:
Chapters in San Antonio’s aerospace history have chronicled the support our community has provided to ensure the readiness of one of the country's most important aircraft.
Read more on sanantonioreport.org

San Antonio School District Signs Historic Agreement with NASA to Open Space Academy

06-06-2023:
Space and Engineering Technologies Academy is now taking applications.
Read more on ksat.com

SwRI Markerless Motion Capture Project Optimizes Baseball Pitchers’ Movements

06-06-2023:
Unique analysis engine aims to prevent injury, improve performance.
Read more on swri.org

SwRI Investigates Accuracy of Flow Meters Measuring Hydrogen and Natural Gas Blends

06-05-2023:
Institute begins second phase of a program to determine how accurate current flow meters are at measuring blended gas.
Read more on swri.org

Robotic Prosthetics Startup Wins New Innovation Award

06-05-2023:
Alt-Bionics has garnered the first-ever Shaun D. Kennedy Award Of Excellence In Empathy & Innovation.
Read more on startupssanantonio.com

2023 STEM Summer Camps Now Enrolling!

06-01-2023:
Join SAMSAT for an exciting summer of educational learning experiences, from robotics to rocket science and even video game design - and more!
Read more on samsat.org

Booming Bioscience Startups in San Antonio

06-01-2023:
The bioscience and healthcare sector is the largest in the Alamo City.
Read more on news4sanantonio.com

CACI Aligns with San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology to Build Future STEM Talent with LEGO Bricks

06-01-2023:
The construction of CACI's Cyber City exhibit was built from the company's City Block technology.
Read more on yahoo.com

$2.1M Grant Funds St. Mary’s University Program to Train the Next Generation of Biomedical Scientists

05-31-2023:
The funding will help local high schools access scientific experts and support undergraduate research.
Read more on stmarytx.edu

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