Venture Forum Agenda

8:00 – 9:00 AM Registration
9:00 – 9:15 AM

Welcoming Remark
  • Brad Burke, Managing Director, Rice Alliance
   Walter Ulrich, President and CEO, Houston Technology Center

9:15 – 9:45 AM

Morning Keynote
  • Blair Garrou, Managing Director, Mercury Fund

9:45 – 10:30 AM Company Presentations
10:30 – 11:00 AM Networking Break
11:00 – 12:00 PM Company Presentations
12:00 – 1:00 PM Lunch and Networking
1:00 – 1:15 PM

Afternoon Remarks and Introductions
  • Brad Burke, Managing Director, Rice Alliance
  • Kirk Coburn, Managing Director, Surge Accelerator

1:15 – 2:40 PM Company Presentations
3:00 – 3:15 PM Networking Break
3:15 – 4:15 PM Company Presentations
4:15 – 4:45 PM

Afternoon Keynote
  • Kerry Rupp, Managing Partner, DreamIt Ventures

4:45 – 5:00 PM Closing remarks and final announcements
  • Steven Gonzalez, Deputy, Strategic Analysis and Integration Office, NASA/Johnson Space Center
  • Brad Burke, Managing Director, Rice Alliance 
5:00 – 6:30 PM Company Showcase and Networking Reception
Event Information Title

10th Annual IT and Web Venture Forum
Thursday, December 6, 2012
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
McNair Hall, Rice University

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