Learning from the Startup Ecosystem in Texas
NBSO Texas along with Michael Dooijes - startup liaison at the Consulate General of the Netherlands in San Francisco - visited Austin, on October 3rd in order to learn and collaborate with the startup ecosystem in Texas.
During this trip, the executives visited Capital Factory, one of the most important centers of gravity for entrepreneurs in Texas. Once there, the representatives had the opportunity to meet the Capital Factory staff, along with different startups and investors, discussing interesting ideas about opportunities for Dutch startups in Texas.
At the same time, they visited the innovation office at the City of Austin, where they could learn more about the efforts that the city is doing in terms of innovation and social initiatives, with Kerry O’Connor, Chief Innovation Officer.
NBSO Texas and the Consulate of the Netherlands in San Francisco will be working together in this topic in order to build new opportunities for the startup exchange between Texas and the Netherlands.