Students also get a chance to see student startups from Longhorn Startup Lab present on a regular basis and to participate in numerous optional networking events. This track is open enrollment to all students at UT Austin. See Syllabus below. Any student from any college can register for either of these course numbers: CS178 ES177.
Students must apply to the program as a team and should already have a startup in progress. In addition to the lecture series and networking events, student teams can expect hands-on mentoring from our roster of skilled entrepreneurs and experts from every vertical and discipline. This track requires professor approval. See Syllabus below. Apply now with your team.
Longhorn StARTup Studio provides UT professors guidance in the “ART” of technology commercialization and includes periodic pitch sessions at the offices of the Austin Chamber of Commerce. It is by invitation only and is led by Professor Bob Metcalfe. For more information about this program, contact Bob Metcalfe.
Longhorn Operators Studio is by invitation only to CXO’s of companies that are beyond early stage and are dealing with the challenges of scaling a business. It is led by Ben Dyer, and the group is beginning fall semester by taking a 5-week MOOC from Stanford: “Scaling Up Your Venture Without Screwing Up” taught by Huggy Rao, Professor of Organizational Behavior, Stanford Graduate School of Business, and Robert Sutton, Professor of Management Science and Engineering, Stanford School of Engineering. For more information about this program, contact Ben Dyer