Austin - 2nd St District
Southern Hospitality with Startup Charm
Surrounded by World-renowned and locally-revered tech companies such as Google, IBM, and Dell, the bustling and diverse 2nd Street District is where Galvanize Austin calls home. Situated in the heart of Downtown Austin along the banks of Lady Bird Lake, our front door sits among some of the best coffee shops, boutiques, and restaurants in the city. With Austin's long-standing history as a leader in the tech industry, we're excited to help the next generation of tech leaders reach their full potential.
Galvanize is a dynamic learning community, fostering discussion of trends in business and technology–we host over 200 events each month across all campuses. From business pitch workshops, to technology meet-ups and everything in between, the events listed within our calendar are open to the public unless otherwise noted. Contact us for private space rental inquiries or to reserve private space for your next meeting or happy hour.
Our campus serves as a home base to start-ups and established companies building tech-enabled innovations and has all of the amenities of a co-working space, plus learning opportunities, resources, and access to the network a growing startup needs. One person joins to comfortably establish a company, planting the seeds for growth. Two and three person teams collaborate and execute, quickly gaining momentum. As startups grow, so can their membership - accommodate new team members, have consistent meeting space and scale without worrying about the costs of overhead.
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You are passionate about building your business, but you know you need help to accelerate your growth. You’ll find everything you need to get from point A to point B on a Galvanize campus.
- Member only Programming on topics like Growth, People and Fundraising
- Networking events with startups, VCs, and established companies
- Panels, fireside chats, and more with top startups and industry leaders
- Meetups that cover all the functions of your business
Every company needs capital to grow. Venture capital might be the right option for your company. Galvanize Ventures is a different kind of VC. We are always looking for great early stage investments in our members and the larger community. We also are a resource for our members who are looking to learn more about venture capital, the fundraising process, or gain access to the network of VCs that Galvanize Ventures works with. Get the unfair advantage of having access to a VC firm that is part of your community.
Whether you’re a member company seeking talent or an individual wanting to learn new tech skills, we offer two educational programs on our Austin campus: Web Development and Data Science. Galvanize Web Development is a 6-month immersive program that teaches you how to make an impact as a contributing member of a development team. Galvanize Data Science is a 3-month immersive program that will teach you the skills you need to succeed as a data scientist.
Galvanize creates and hosts dozens of events each week - from meetups to hackathons and everything in between. Our programming offers unique access to learning opportunities and influencers in the local tech network.To view event spaces and amenities, download our campus brochure.