College Hosting Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp Oct. 12
—Oct. 5, 2007
G.P. Singh, founder of Karta Technologies, will headline The University of Texas at San Antonio Center
for Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship (CITE) Jackson Walker Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp. The boot camp
will be held from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12. The semi-annual event is open to the public and will be held on the UTSA
1604 Campus in the Biosciences and Engineering Building Room 2.106.
This day-long event features presentations on fundamental entrepreneurship topics including opportunity identification,
business plan basics, intellectual property and the UT System and funding a technology start-up. The event will conclude
with a panel discussion on funding start-ups and a networking reception.
Scheduled speakers include Dr. Lynda de La Viña, dean of the UTSA College of Business; Jill
Dickman from the SBDC Technology Center; Dr. Cory Hallam, director of the Center for Innovation
and Technology Entrepreneurship; Jim Poage, president and chief executive officer of the San Antonio Technology
Accelerator Initiative (SATAI); and Raymond Teske, UTSA College of Business faculty member.
The Center for Innovation and Technology Entrepreneurship, a joint venture of the UTSA Colleges of Business and Engineering,
focuses on fostering the growth of entrepreneurs and new technology-based ventures through a process of education, experiences,
resources and support.
Registration is free for UTSA students, $20 for UTSA employees and $40 for community members. Register online
at /entrepreneur/bootcamp2007.htm. For more information, call (210) 458-6595.