Rice Alliance - Technology Entrepreneurship Workshop

This 2-day entrepreneurship course describes, in depth, the key steps required to commercialize technology and successfully launch a new company.  The workshop will be taught through a series of lectures and presentations from venture capitalists, investors, entrepreneurs, and other leaders in the technology entrepreneurship community.

The instructors for the course include active venture capitalists and angel investors in the Houston region.  The course provides a unique opportunity to learn first hand what is required to get funding for your emerging company and to meet the individuals who make these investment decisions on a daily basis.

For more information and to register, click here.   
Early registration deadline: July 6!  

The course has sold out every year, so we recommend early registration.
Cost:  $95 for Rice Alliance 2007-2008 members, HTC client companies, and members of an academic institution.
          $165 for the general public (registration by July 6).

Event Schedule
Day 1 – Wednesday, July 25, 2007
·         Module 1 - Entrepreneurship Basics
·         Module 2 - Protecting and Licensing Intellectual Property
  •   Module 3 - Structuring and Funding a New Venture
·         Module 4 - Building a Successful Management Team
 
 
Day 2 – Thursday, July 26, 2007

·         Module 5 - Understanding Investment Capital

·         Module 6  - Negotiating your Deal and Financial Modeling

·         Module 7 - Business Plan Development and Communicating your Story

·         Module 8  - Addressing the Roadblocks to Your Success

For more information and to register, click here.   Early registration deadline: July 6.   

Cost:  $95 for Rice Alliance 2007-2008 members, HTC client companies, and members of an academic institution.  $165 for the general public (registration by July 6).

To join as a Rice Alliance member for the 2007-2008 season or for questions, contact the Rice Alliance at alliance@rice.edu or 713-348-3443.


 

Speaker

Organizer Quynhmai Nguyen

When

Wed, Jul. 25 - Thu, Jul. 26, 2007
8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. US/Central

Where

Rice University, Jones Graduate School - McNair Hall
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005