Startup community news from Houston, Texas, USA

Events

This is a list of upcoming events in the Houston area that Startup Technology companies might be interested in attending.

Finish Up, Houston: October 10-12

Finish Up, Houston: October 10-12

There are lots of events that celebrate the beginning of projects — Startup Weekend, 3 Day Startup, various hackathons — but none that celebrate finishing a project.  Until now. Finish Up, Houston (or FU, Houston) is a weekend-long event celebrating the milestones…
MEST Conference Returns September 16

MEST Conference Returns September 16

Houston’s homegrown medicine, space, energy, and technology (MEST) conference comes back to the Rice BRC for its second installment on September 16.  You can get your tickets here. Focusing on some of Houston’s core strengths, the MEST conference is designed to…
When Good Drugs Fail

When Good Drugs Fail

There are many ways to fail in the pharmaceutical industry. Between all the research and clinical trials, new drugs have timelines and standards to adhere to, and there are lots of things that can go wrong. Most of the failures…
Houston Lean Startup Circle June Meetup Recap

Houston Lean Startup Circle June Meetup Recap

The Houston Lean Startup Circle had its June meetup on Thursday, June 12 at START Houston, featuring TedVentures CTO Matt Vagnoni talking about his experiences at KnowMed and TedVentures. Vagnoni said that if your product can help other people make money, it…
Houston Data Visualization June Meetup Recap

Houston Data Visualization June Meetup Recap

The Houston Data Visualization group had its June meetup on Tuesday, June 3 at START Houston. It kicked off with light networking, followed by lightning talks from organizer Micah Stubbs and George Danner, President of Business Laboratory. Below are some highlights…
Investor Pitch Event Returns for Round 2

Investor Pitch Event Returns for Round 2

The Investor Pitch event returns to START Houston tonight, featuring three local investors pitching to a room of startups. This unique pitch event took root last month, with over 100 entrepreneurs showing up to hear what investors are looking for…