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UTSA Catalyst Lab Connects 'Hire-Ready' Graduate Students to Startups

06-19-2019:
Internship program selects graduate students who are ready for the workforce.
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Texas BioMed Researchers Find New Mutation in the Leptin Gene

06-19-2019:
Mutation could help researchers understand why people develop excess of body fat.
Read more on txbiomed.org

Cyber Talk Radio: Our Lady of the Lake University’s cybersecurity Degrees

06-18-2019:
Dr. Vanessa Clark, OLLU Assistant Professor of Computer Information Systems and Security, discusses the university’s cybersecurity-focused degree programs.
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Innovative San Antonio company is turning history into virtual reality

06-18-2019:
QuantumERA helps turns history into (virtual) reality.
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UTSA DEVELOPS SYSTEMS TO CONSTRUCT POWER ISLANDS AND LIVE OFF THE GRID

06-13-2019:
Researchers have proposed islanded structures or homes that operate independently on solar microgrids without tapping into the central power grid.
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NEW GRANT FUNDS ANTI-AGING STUDY FOR TEXAS BIOMED RESEARCHER

06-13-2019:
Marcel Daadi, Ph.D., has been awarded over $100,000 to test a promising FDA-approved drug for reversing age-related cognitive decline.
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SA cyber insurance startup launches online risk assessment tool

06-11-2019:
CyberFortress Insurance Services US, LLC helping e-commerce companies protect themselves from cyberthreats.
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CYBER TALK RADIO: CONSUMER DATA BREACHES, ELECTION SECURITY AND MORE

06-11-2019:
Guest James Woodard discusses medical record and consumer data breaches and election security, among other topics.
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UTSA develops first known cyber agility framework to measure network protection over time

06-10-2019:
Project was funded by the Army Research Office.
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Cybersecurity: Catching Up With The Bad Guys

06-10-2019:
San Antonio’s cybersecurity industry—which includes tech hub Port San Antonio—is mature and growing stronger.
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San Antonio’s parking app might end frantic meter dash

06-07-2019:
The SAPark app can be used at more than 2,500 parking spaces controlled by city-owned payment kiosks.
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Local Startup Secures $25K from Funding Group Alamo Angels

06-05-2019:
FloatMe is an app that gives employees access to their earned wages sooner, allowing them to withdraw a portion before payday.
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San Antonio research facility gets $2 million grant to test Zika vaccine

06-04-2019:
Texas Biomedical Research Institute pushing for a vaccine.
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Port San Antonio to Add Another Tech Building

06-04-2019:
Facility will be the largest office space built at the Port in years and will attract companies that support industries at the campus.
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Catching Up with RealCo Accelerator Managing Director Cole Wollak

06-04-2019:
Each year, RealCo selects five to 10 startups for its accelerator program.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Regional Jobs Report with San Antonio Economic Development Foundation

06-04-2019:
Sean Attwood, SAEDF Senior Director of Workforce Management Sean Attwood discusses the highlights from SAEDF's Q2 2019 jobs report.
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San Antonio Builds Pipeline for Tech Jobs

06-04-2019:
For every five IT job postings in San Antonio, only one is filled.
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SwRI's ActiveVision enables transportation agencies to automate traffic monitoring

06-04-2019:
Machine vision tool helps autonomously detect and report traffic condition changes.
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Entrepreneur Who Built Early Medical Records Software Company Makes Voice Heard in Education

05-31-2019:
Elaine Mendoza became one of the first female entrepreneurs in San Antonio's tech sector.
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Plus One Robotics, Codeup Finalists on Best Companies to Work in San Antonio List

05-31-2019:
The two startups placed in the category for small companies with up to 49 employees.
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San Antonio ISD Implements New Tech Allowing Parents to Track Their Students on Buses

05-31-2019:
The ZPass software is being implemented on 200 schoolbuses following recent success of a pilot program.
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SwRI’s Singer wins Urey Prize for planetary research

05-30-2019:
Scientist’s nomination recognizes her work in impact cratering and in the geology and geophysics of icy worlds.
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UTSA faculty members recognized for improving STEM education in San Antonio

05-30-2019:
Professors Carmen Fies and Chris Packham have created and nurtured STEM-based educational partnerships in the community.
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Bandera Electric Cooperative extends its commercial solar business into San Antonio

05-29-2019:
Company supplies power to 30,000 residents across seven counties in the Texas Hill Country.
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SAEDF EcoDevo 360 eNewsletter

05-29-2019:
Check out this month''s roundup from the San Antonio Economic Development Foundation.
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SA leaders banking on $392M Toyota investment

05-29-2019:
Capital infusion may boost technology and diversify production.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Cybersecurity Center at St. Philip''s College

05-28-2019:
Edith Orozco and Caroline Mora discuss the St. Philip’s Cybersecurity Center — a NSA/DHS National Center of Academic Excellence in cyber defense.
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Texas Biomed doubling scientific workforce to tackle infectious diseases

05-24-2019:
Institute aims to become the premier place to analyze the multiplication of maladies.
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Cyber Startups Among Top 100 Fastest Growing Companies in San Antonio

05-22-2019:
The 100 fastest growing companies in San Antonio collectively have 1,317 job openings.
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San Antonio researchers developing new, more promising tuberculosis vaccine

05-21-2019:
Spray version of the TB vaccine proving more successful in early trials.
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Accenture Opens Federal Cyber Center in San Antonio

05-18-2019:
Facility offers cybersecurity capabilities on an as-a-service basis to help government agencies identify and eliminate cyber threats.
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San Antonio Aerospace Company Takes Flight, Triples Space, Looks To Double Workforce

05-16-2019:
Knight Aerospace’s new site will provide it with the capacity to meet the growing demand for its sophisticated aircraft interior units.
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SwRI to design remotely operated rescue submarines for Royal Australian Navy

04-30-2019:
System will feature vehicles designed to connect with disabled submarines to allow for the rescue of people trapped on board.
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Cybersecurity: Mature and Growing Stronger

04-30-2019:
San Antonio leaders have staked their claim as Cyber City, USA and continued innovations and partnerships further bolster the city’s credibility.
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Alamo Colleges gets state grant to train Toyota part manufacturers'' workers

04-29-2019:
Grant money will go toward technical training for workers on production floor who maintain robots used to manufacture truck parts.
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Silotech sees growth with DoD client roots

04-29-2019:
Company builds cybersecurity tools for the 24th Air Force.
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Collaboration between Texas Biomed and Mymetics Corporation in Switzerland Receives NIH Funding for HIV Vaccine Study

04-29-2019:
Award totals $8.7 million over 5 years.
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CAST Tech Accepting Applications for Student Enrollment

04-28-2019:
Deadline to apply for Fall 2019 is May 8.
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Port Showcases Groundbreaking Local Technologies at Global Aerospace Conference

04-28-2019:
Innovations enhance security and operations of passenger, cargo and military aircraft fleets around the world.
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Robotics and Machine Vision Software Innovator Plus One Robotics Expands at Port San Antonio

04-26-2019:
Company’s intelligent perception technology for industrial robots is revolutionizing global industries.
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Booz Allen Hamilton to Expand in San Antonio

04-25-2019:
Company to add 250 new high-wage, highly technical jobs in the city over the next five years.
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SA tech startup inks deal with Google

04-25-2019:
TrueAbility sells performance testing tools that power the Google Android and mobile web specialist certifications, among many other clients.
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Cyber Talk Radio: Federal Data Protection and Privacy Law

04-23-2019:
Langley & Banack Shareholder Natalie Wilson discusses how federal data protection and privacy law affects businesses.
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UTSA engineers develop inexpensive, smart stop sign to improve driver safety

03-06-2019:
Next-generation stop sign uses a multi-pixel passive infrared sensor that detects a vehicle as it approaches an intersection.
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Texas Biomed evaluating new technology in Africa to combat TB

03-05-2019:
Institute will expand its international role in infectious disease research and therapeutic development.
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College students create device to teach people to play piano without instructor

03-05-2019:
Inventors are engineering students enrolled at SA-based St. Mary’s University.
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UTSA to help produce accident-tolerant nuclear fuel

03-05-2019:
Westinghouse Electric Corp. awarded the university $450,000 to work with the Southwest Research Institute.
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Lockheed Martin Launches New Cyber Facility at Port San Antonio

03-04-2019:
The largest U.S. defense contractor has established operations across the street from the 24th Air Force’s Cyber Command.
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Mission SA: Creating the next generation of cybersecurity experts

03-04-2019:
San Antonio’s best cybersecurity talent is volunteering their time to help the next generation.
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PORT MOVES TO ADD INNOVATION CENTER, MORE CYBER FACILITIES

02-28-2019:
Strategic plan supports regional job growth and strengthens connections between technology employers, the community and global opportunities.
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For over 300 years, the Alamo City has been a dynamic platform for technological innovation and global commerce.

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