SmartVault Selected as Presenting Company at the 2011 Rice Alliance Technology Venture Forums

Who: The Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship (Rice Alliance) is Rice University’s nationally-recognized initiative devoted to the support of technology commercialization, entrepreneurship education, and the launch of technology companies. The Rice Alliance is a catalyst for building successful ventures through education, guidance and connections. Its mission is to support the creation of technology-based companies and the commercialization of new technologies in the Houston community and Southwest.

What: The Rice Alliance Technology Venture Forums are some of the largest technology venture forums in North America where emerging technology companies showcase their new ventures in front of a diverse audience. The Rice Alliance holds four Technology Venture Forums a year – one each in energy, information technology/web, nanotechnology, and life science. SmartVault CEO and Founder Eric Pulaski will represent SmartVault at this year’s information technology/web event.

When: Thursday, December 8. Presentations begin at 9:00 AM and will be followed by a company showcase and networking reception from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM.

Where: The Technology Venture Forms will take place on the Rice University campus, in the McNair Hall Shell Auditorium at 6100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77005.

For more information, visit http://www.alliance.rice.edu/alliance/2011_IT1.asp.