On March 14, I joined over 300 tech executives to hear Governor Greg Abbot talk about Texas’ booming technology economy. The video game industry in Texas (and especially Austin) is a critical piece, and sadly, one that doesn’t get nearly the attention it deserves. Helping to change that, IGDA Austin joined with the Entertainment Software Association and other tech leaders, investors and entrepreneurs in an event with the new governor of Texas. While Governor Abbot’s remarks were brief, they were focused on how Texas is out-competing other states for tech talent and investment.
You can read more here: http://www.texastribune.org/2015/03/14/capitalizing-sxsw-greg-abbott-touts-texas-economy/