Rice Alliance 4th Annual Information Technology Venture Forum
Emerging information technology companies will showcase their new ventures in front of an audience of 400-500 investors and venture capitalists, industry representatives, business leaders, advisors/mentors, service providers and entrepreneurs.
* 40-50 companies will elevator pitch
* 5 companies will present their business plan
* 35-45 companies will participate in the Technology Company Showcase
Plus, learn how major IT companies and venture capitalists make decisions to invest in early stage technology companies.
Day 1: Wednesday, December 6, 2006
1:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker and Elevator Pitches
5:00 p.m. Networking Reception and Company Showcase
8:30 a.m. Keynote Speaker
9:15 a.m. Business Plan Presentations and Venture Capital Panel
Noon Announce “Most Promising” Companies
Rice University, Jones Graduate School - McNair Hall
6100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77005