Events in the Community
From Engineer to Founder: Launching a Company as a Technical Founder
The Riveter: Austin
1145 W 5th St
Austin, TX 78703

Are you an engineer that wants to build a meaningful technology company, but don't know where to get started? At the “Engineer to Entrepreneur: Startup Basics for Techies” event, you can hear candid talks by engineers-turned-entrepreneurs, sharing best practices, strategies and mistakes to avoid from those who have done it before. How do you get started on your entrepreneurial journey? How do you find talented people to join your team? What are the basic legal and financial concepts that you need to understand? What is it really like to build a successful company?

Who should Attend? 

  • Any technical resource that dreams of launching their own company 
  • Anyone with an idea for a new business either launched inside their employer or independently 
  • Anyone curious about being an entrepreneur someday

What are some of the Topics? 

  • What to consider before starting a company
  •  How do you know when the time is right to quit 
  • What are the first steps in the entrepreneurial journey 
  • What are the legal and financial concepts you need to understand 

This event is free to attend. Join us for a fun evening!