(AUSTIN) March 11, 2015 – The Kauffman Foundation, in partnership with UP Global, will host three days of entrepreneurship programming at the "Startup Oasis" during this year's SXSW Interactive in Austin. The event, running March 14 to 16 at the Old School Bar & Grill, will be home to all things startup during the first three days of the festival.
"With entrepreneurs from all over the world converging on Austin, SXSW presents a great opportunity for founders and creators to connect and share ideas," said Katie Baker, communications manager, Kauffman Foundation. "With that in mind, we're creating a startup destination designed to help entrepreneurs have fun and find inspiration."
Key Startup Oasis events at the Old School Bar & Grill, located at the corner of E. 6th and Trinity St., include:
For details on these and other events, visit http://startupoasis.up.co/.
About UP Global
UP Global is a non-profit dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership, and strong communities. Its mission is to make the world a more innovative and prosperous place, one community at a time. UP Global believes that entrepreneurs are critical to driving a strong global economy and a better world. It does this by supporting the grassroots leaders who are at the core of every strong entrepreneurial community. Through the efforts of community leaders, UP Global operates programs that foster entrepreneurship in hundreds of cities across the world. UP Global's programs and initiatives include Startup Weekend, Startup Digest, Startup Next, Education Entrepreneurs, and Startup Week.