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8th Annual Nanotechnology and Sustainability Venture Forum

Event Date: Thursday, February 12, 2009
Event Time: 8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Location: Jones Graduate School of Management (McNair Hall), Rice University 

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The Nanotechnology and Sustainability Venture Forum is an event that promotes learning and networking opportunities for entrepreneurs, investment professionals, business executives, and researchers serving the nanotech and sustainable industries.


Pre-registration is now closed. Walk-up registration will be available.
Forms of payment accepted: Credit Cards or Checks payable to the Rice Alliance

 

 

 

 

  


 

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  • Tympanogen (2016) takes research to new heights aboard the International Space Station 
  • Acquired by Home Depot, Black Locus (2011) serves as the Innovation Hub for the retail giant
  • Making a spectacular exit, Auditude (2005) is sold to Adobe for $110M 
  • Dynamics (2009): designing & manufacturing battery powered, interactive credit cards
  • Adhesys Medical (2014) wins big at the 2016 MassChallenge 
  • From Malta to London & New York to Shanghai, essDOCS' (2004) paperless trading platform powers international shipping
  • A76 (2015), developing anti-corrosion coatings and lubricants, rebrands as Aidant Brands
  • Neopenda (2016): finalist at the 2016 SXSW Startup Showcase  
  • SiNode Systems (2013): collaborating with the Argonne National Laboratory to build better batteries
  • Soko (SasaAfrica, 2012) chats with Forbes about fashion-tech 
  • Allyson Sawyer, a woman succeeding in the energy space with Rebellion Photonics (2010) 
  • Polytorx(2003) Helix Steel reinforces the underground tunnels linking the Long Island Railroad to Grand Central Station
  • Broadway & baseball, Qcue (2008) provides dynamic ticket pricing for events across the continent
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