About Austin Technology Council

Austin Technology Council is the leading unifying voice of technology in Central Texas. Since 1992, ATC has been the informed opinion leader, providing our member companies with the insights, resources and connections they need to grow and thrive.

VISION

For 25 years ATC has led Austin and Central Texas in the journey to become one of the most important and relevant tech and innovation regions in the world. We connect our members to the people and knowledge critical for success.

As the oldest and largest tech industry organization in Central Texas, with our history of tech community leadership, knowledge and connectivity, Austin Technology Council is part of Austin Technology’s DNA and links our heritage to our future.

MISSION

As the largest tech industry organization in Central Texas,

the Austin Technology Council has a rich history of tech community leadership, knowledge and connectivity. ATC is the unifying voice and collaborative platform for innovation and technology in Central Texas.

ATC supports the growth goals of our member businesses by providing knowledge and access in the areas of capital, talent, business mentoring and networking. We advocate for a robust and supportive environment for the success of tech companies through public policy, education and thought leadership. We lead and engage collaboratively with our partners in the community to ensure that Austin remains a great place for innovation.

Our Mission Is To:

  • Support member business and professional growth goals
  • Provide knowledge and access to areas of capital, talent, business mentoring and networking
  • Advocate for a robust and informative success environment for tech companies through public policy, education and thought leadership
  • Lead and collaborate with partners and businesses to further develop and sustain our region as a premiere technology influencer

Areas of focus

Capital

Knowledge about funding and access to capital is a critical part of building and growing a successful company. We collaborate with our partners to provide data, insights and awareness about the current drivers and forecast of capital in Central Texas.

Talent

As Austin’s tech industry continues to grow, demand for talent increases and recruiting is becoming fiercely competitive.Through an extensive network, ATC is a conduit for members to a resource and talent channel.

Policy

The ATC Policy Coalition works with elected officials and policy leaders to give voice and representation to the needs and priorities of tech and innovation companies in Central Texas.

Awareness

ATC keeps members and the community up-to-date and informed about the topics important to the success and growth of tech and innovation businesses.

Community

ATC is a platform for collaboration attracting regional tech and innovation leaders and influencers to jointly create a better future for all of Central Texas.