Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp

Kickstart your career as an entrepreneur at The University of Texas at San Antonio’s CITE Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp. The boot camp is held biannually and is a one-day program designed to help you learn the fundamentals of launching a technology venture and the resources available at UTSA and within the San Antonio community to help you with that process.

UTSA CITE Technology Entrepreneurship Boot Camp
Saturday, February 3
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The University of Texas at San Antonio
Main Campus
Retama Auditorium 2.02.02


8:30 – 9 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30 a.m. Starting for Success
Bianca Cerqueira and Lauren Cornell, Co-Founders, CEO & COO at Novothelium
9:30 – 10:00 a.m. Geekdom Resources & CivTechSA Program
Charles Woodin, Business Development Manager at Geekdom and Joyce Deuley, Program Manager at CivTechSA
10:00 – 10:45 a.m. Business Model Canvas and Customer Discovery Best Practices
J. Bruce Hughes, Sr. Project Manager at UTSA SBDC Technology Commercialization Center
10:45 – 11:00 a.m. Break
11:00 – 11:30 a.m. How I took a BITE Out of STEM Pie in San Antonio
Janie Gonzalez, Founder and CEO at Webhead
11:30 – 12:00 p.m. Assembling a Winning Business Plan
David Clark, Director of Investment Services at T3DC
12:00 a.m.- 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 – 1:45 p.m. Intellectual Property for Startups
Mark Muller, Principal at Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner
1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Corporate Legal Structure & Operating Documents
Joe Struble, Partner at Strasburger & Price
2:15 – 2:45 p.m. Raising the Cash in San Antonio!
Jorge Varela, CEO at VelocityTX
2:45 – 3:00 p.m. UTSA Resources for Startups
Dr. Teja Guda, UTSA CITE Interim Director
3 p.m. Conclusion