Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship 2014 Rice Business Plan Competition

42 competing teams from eight countries will compete for more than $1 million in prizes
Competition Dates: April 10-12, 2014
Competition Location: Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University

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Detailed Schedule

Thursday, April 10, 2014

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

 

Team Registration and Lunch      

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

 

Past Winners' Panel "How to Win the RBPC"

2:00 pm – 5:30 pm 

 

Practice Round for Teams (non-scoring)

5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

 

Teen Judging Panel Reception

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

 

Kick-off Reception and Company Showcase

6:30 pm - 7:45 pm

 

Elevator Pitch Competition

7:45 pm - 9:00 pm 

 

Texas Barbecue Dinner

 

Friday, April 11, 2014

7:30 am – 8:30 am

 

Breakfast 

8:30 am – 9:00 am

 

Welcome and Review Judge Instructions (judges required, teams optional)

9:00 am – Noon

 

First Round Competition

Noon - 1:00 pm

 

Lunch

1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

 

First Round continued

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

 

Networking Break

3:00 pm – 4:30 pm 

 

Feedback Session

4:45 pm – 5:30 pm

 

Announcement of Semi-Finalists

 

 

 

 

Saturday, April 12, 2014

7:00 am – 8:00 am

 

Breakfast 

8:00 am – 11:00 am

 

Semi-Final and Challenge Rounds

11:00 am – Noon

 

Lunch and Announcement of Finalist Teams

Noon – 4:00 pm

 

Final Round Competition

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

 

Cocktail Reception and Company Showcase 

7:00 pm - 9:45 pm

 

Awards Banquet 

When

Thu, Apr. 10 - Sat, Apr. 12, 2014
11 a.m. - 9:45 p.m. America/Chicago

Where

Jones Graduate School of Business, Rice University


United States