Nearly $1.5 million awarded at world’s richest, largest student startup competition
HOUSTON – (April 18, 2015) – KiLife Tech from Brigham Young University emerged as the top startup company in the Rice Business Plan Competition (RBPC) today at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business. The annual event is the world’s richest and largest student startup competition.
World's richest and largest student startup competition launches new People’s Choice Competition
HOUSTON – (March 23, 2015) – Forty-two teams hailing from some of the world's top universities will vie for more than $1 million in prizes at the 15th annual Rice Business Plan Competition at Rice University’s Jones Graduate School of Business April 16-18
AUSTIN, Texas – (March 17, 2015) – Seed accelerators Angelpad, MuckerLab and Techstars landed the top spots in the third Seed Accelerator Rankings announced today at South by Southwest (SXSW) by entrepreneurship and management experts from Rice University, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of Richmond.
The 2014 winner of the Rice University Business Plan Competition — Medical Adhesive Revolution (MAR) of RWTH Aachen University, Germany – announced this week that it will relocate its headquarters to Houston. MAR executives made the announcement Oct. 16 as they rang the Nasdaq stock market closing bell in New York City's Times Square.