ALUMNI 2021 Napier Rice Launch Challenge – Startup Competition

Rice’s entrepreneurship competition is back! Support alumni startups in our annual pitch challenge with a chance to win $$ About this event Support Rice alumni startups and join us virtually for the H. Albert Napier Rice Launch Challenge Startup Competition. Rice-affiliated teams are competing for cash prizes. Watch pitches and vote for your favorite idea! […]

Intro to Fundraising & Ask Me Anything: eSports/Gaming Edition

Join us VIRTUALLY this month to hear an overview from venture capitalists about fundraising for your eSports/gaming company! Are you an entrepreneur starting a new eSports/Gaming company? Recently moved your company to Texas? Wondering how to fundraise… đź•ąHear an overview from experienced Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, and Angel Investors! đź‘ľ Learn about fundraising in the eSports/Gaming […]

Investor Speaker Series: Spotlight on Houston

Join us virtually or in person at Greentown Labs Houston on Thursday, June 17 at 3:00pm CT for our next installment of our Investor Speaker Series! A rapidly unfolding energy transition will require a robust early-stage investment community to fund the creation of new technologies—and Houston is home to this type of vibrant investment ecosystem. Hear […]

Career Wednesday: Creating an Authentic Career Vision

We all need a vision to work towards and one of the best ways to start making things happen is by creating your authentic career vision. This session will take you through the visioning process to help crystallize your career direction, capture your goals, and keep your authentic self fresh in your mind on a […]

The Napier Rice Launch Challenge

Rice’s entrepreneurship competition is back! Support student startups in our annual pitch challenge with a chance to win $$ About this Event Support Rice students startups and join us virtually for the H. Albert Napier Rice Launch Challenge Startup Competition. Rice-affiliated teams – undergrads, grads, and MBAs – are competing for $65k in equity-free seed […]

Houston Tech Rodeo

The Houston Tech Rodeo is a festival that celebrates the convergence of popular culture and innovation in Houston. Founded in 2020, The Houston Tech Rodeo has quickly transformed into an essential destination for founders (future and present) and talented individuals to spur new connections and ideas while highlighting all that Houston has to offer. The […]

Fxmale Founders Roundtable Brunch

Calling all female founders! Join us virtually or in-person as we discuss the trials and triumphs of being a founder in the current climate About this Event Hosted by: The Cannon + Sesh Coworking Presented by Dell Technologies Intimate roundtable featuring 3 successful Special Guests. Attendees will hear the story of each Guests’ journey, ask questions and receive advice. […]

Six Ways to Prioritize Diversity and Inclusion In Recruitment

When trying to increase their teams’ diversity, companies often struggle with the “pipeline problem”—the difficulty of finding employees with diverse backgrounds and identities, especially for certain highly skilled positions. In this workshop, Aleria Research Corp will dive into why the pipeline problem is a myth and how the real roadblock is the way companies go […]

EnergyNEXT Global Summit

“Accelerating the Energy Transition: Options, Opportunities & Collaboration” The EnergyNEXT Global Summit is a forum dedicated to the technology, strategy and  operations leaders responsible for the energy transition in energy & industrial companies worldwide by bringing the major rapidly growing segments within the cleantech, sustainable tech, carbon tech, hydrogen & decarbonization ecosystem together with the […]

How to Start a Startup | Heath Butler, Mercury Fund

Learn how to identify problems, needs, and trends worth pursuing and then how to create and evaluate possible solutions to these problems. About this Event You have an idea…now what? Before you start looking for funding, it’s important to make sure that your idea is both viable and valuable — if it doesn’t have a […]