Austin TechBreakfast Kickoff Spectacular

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Friday, March 7, 2014 9:30AM-1PM (first day of SXSWi)
Fogo de Chao, Austin, TX (Across from the Austin Convention Center)

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20 Speed Demos, 10 Kiosks, and Hundreds of Folks Like You

Discover Opportunity. We're kicking off an awesome week for tech in Austin.

Come and participate and experience TechBreakfast, a national phenomena where the latest technology is shared in a "show and tell" fashion. No powerpoint. No presentations that drone on. Just demos of the coolest tech happening throughout the world.

Software? Hardware? Robots? Nanotech? 3D Printing? Biotech? Clean Energy? We got it. Come see the latest emerging tech in a supportive and fun environment. With awesome food from Fogo de Chao and hundreds of your tech friends and colleagues.

And did we mention build-your-own Breakfast Tacos + more nom nom... from Fogo de Chao?!

(* This event is not affliated with or endorsed by SXSW. We just happen to be running this event on the first day and across the street from the Austin Convention Center.)

Friday, March 7, 2014
Doors Open 9:30AM and Ends at 1PM ET
Cost: FREE! (Capacity: 200)

Location: Fogo de Chao Churrascaria
309 E 3rd St, Austin, TX

You've Got Four Minutes - What Can You Show the World?

Crank up that laptop. Plug in that phone. Turn on that Robot. Bring us your Clean Energy innovation. Show us what you've built. You've got Four Minutes to demo in front of a crowd of peers, press, and people of influence. There are only twenty spots to present, and it's FREE to present. But apply fast, we expect the spots to go quickly.

What? Our Speed Demo spots are already full?
No worries - between each 4 minute Speed Demo, we'll be doing a 1 Minute Community Shout Out! Come and bring your best ad-hoc "acapella" pitch (that means no slides or video, just you, the microphone, and everyone listening to you). These will be done on a first-come, first-served basis with signup at the registration desk.

Featuring Speed Demos from:

Earth Benign
Encore Alert
Kilo Inc.
Oladas, Inc
React Labs
Spout Software
Topaz Research

Press. Investors. Influencers. Your Kiosk.

Want more than 4 Minutes to share what you have with the world? We expect a large crowd to come to our event given that we already have over 6500 members of our TechBreakfast nationwide and the pull we'll have from the date and location of the event.

Featuring the following Kiosk Participants:


@Pay is a Simple, Secure Email Payment Platform that makes buying easier.


MakeMe helps you do anything you want to do by playing a game with your favorite people. Equal parts photo sharing app, mobile messenger, and social game.


BeehiveID is a new algorithm that uses data created when you use social sites to identify fraudulent or fake people online.


Quatrove - Your information kept private and safe, yet easily retrieved where and when you need it; agile, turnkey knowledge management for business and personal use.

Distil Networks

Distil Networks the global leader in Bot detection and mitigation

React Labs

A comprehensive mobile platform for real-time polling that lets users react to an event moment by moment.


Emmoco brings connected products to life.


We innovate how STEM knowledge is learned by providing a blended method - robotics building and 3-D printing "live organs" toolkits.

Encore Alert

Big marketing opportunities in simple, bite-sized actionable alerts, designed for lean marketing teams

Isabell by SalsaMobi

Isabell is a mobile industry specific CRM for face to face prospecting. Isabell makes information entry into your existing CRM seamless so you can spend more time selling and less time at your desk.


A start-up which helps users to send Video Invitations, video greetings , video thank you notes for all the occasions.

Stay at Hand

StayAtHand is a powerful, free mobile app with hotel search functionality.

Shoutouts and Giveaways!

One Minute Community "Acapella" Shout-Out: Want an opportunity to give an ad-hoc, presentation-less, one-minute quick pitch to the hundreds of attendees? Not selected as one of the Speed Demos or Kiosks but still want some visibility? Then sign up (at the sign-in desk) for a first-come, first-served "Community Shout Out" where you'll get one minute, between 4-minute Speed Demos to say or pitch whatever you like to the assembled crowd. Keep it clean, interesting, and useful! No slides or demos or visual display. Just you, the mic, and the world.

Win Cool Tech Gear EVERY DAY of SXSWi thanks to and Tech Heroes

Take a Photo, Tag it, Tweet it, and Win!: When you sign in for our event, you'll get one (or more) colored wristbands. From March 7 to March 11 (pretty much every day of SXSWi), we'll be giving away one of the following gifts to one random entrant who takes a photo of themselves wearing the wristband during SXSW and Tweets that photo using the following hashtags:

"[Link to Photo] @TechBreakfast #ATKS14 #SXSW @MyServerMonkey @heroesoftech".
Take as many photos and tweet as many times as you like. The following prizes will be given away each day:

March 7, 2014

March 8, 2014

March 9, 2014

March 10, 2014

March 11, 2014

Leap Motion Controller

Google Chromecast

Roku 3 Streaming Media

Ouya Console

Lenovo IdeaTab A1000L

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