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August 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT
Join us for a tour of the Innovation Ecosystem. We’re showing up at key innovation hubs with an intro to all the great resources available to entrepreneurs in Houston’s thriving ecosystem plus a deeper dive by our host for the day!
Think you know what the Small Business Administration is about? Think again!
Join us for the next Crawl co-hosted by the Small Business Administration and the University of Houston Bauer College of Business Small Business Development Center. The co-hosted program will shed light on some common misconceptions about the SBA role in our Innovation Ecosystem and demonstrate their impact and offerings vis a vis high growth, high impact, potentially disruptive (HGHIPD) startups!
• SBA & SBDC Overview
• SBA Impact & Resources
› Household names that got a leg-up from the SBA. You’ll be surprised!
› Local SBA Success Stories
› SBA’s Innovation Grant Program (SBIR/STTR) up to $1M each
› SBA’s “Seed Funding” model (SBIC)
• Tour of the SBDC facilities
• HX ‘Mapping the Ecosystem’: Entreprenenur Resources // How to Engage // Events and Meetups
2018 HX Crawl Calendar
SBA & SBDC – August 16, 2018
Liu Idea Lab @ Rice – September 20, 2018
WeWork – October 18, 2018
The Cannon – November 15, 2018
TMCx – December 13, 2018