19th Annual Energy Tech Venture Forum (2022)
The premier energy tech VC conference to connect energy innovators, investors, corporations and the energy ecosystem
Thursday, September 15, 2022
In its 19th year, the Energy Tech Venture Forum, hosted by The Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, is the premier energy tech venture capital conference to connect energy innovators, investors, corporates, and the energy ecosystem. This year’s in-person forum showcased promising energy tech companies that are boldly creating the future of energy, as well as a keynote and panel from industry leaders. Attendees also saw preview pitches from Class 2 of the Rice Alliance Clean Energy Accelerator, as well as some of the Class 1 startups.
This event was an opportunity to learn about the latest emerging technologies, meet investors to seek funding, see promising companies, learn about investment opportunities, meet individuals from the energy industry, as well networking and learning opportunities for entrepreneurs, researchers, investment professional and business executives.
What to Expect
The event is jam-packed with quality companies and conversations and is the go-to event of the year to connect with and see where energy is headed. The conference included industry speakers, investors, and promising startups from throughout the U.S. and beyond.
Keynotes and Panels: The event included speakers and panels with thoughtful discussion on the future of energy and investing.
Company Pitches: Selected companies were showcased throughout the conference. They provided a live pitch. Attendees had an opportunity to engage with and ask questions during the company showcase.
Announcement of Most Promising Company: Companies were be chosen by Rice Alliance energy technology industry experts and participating investors as the Most Promising Company. See the selected companies.
The event includes speakers and panels with thoughtful discussion on the future of energy and investing. Meet the 3 keynotes along with 40+ more speakers.
Energy startups and tech ventures will be showcased throughout the conference, including 60+ live pitches. Attendees will have an opportunity to engage with and ask questions during the company showcase.
Network with 600+ angel investors, venture capitalists, corporate innovation groups, industry leaders, academics and service providers.