At Rice, we take seriously our mission to further economic development in Houston, in Texas, in the nation and across the globe. We have developed a suite of strategies to bring a great new idea to the marketplace. From launching brand-new ventures, to making sure that companies have access to existing ideas, Rice helps companies from all over the world realize their vision and add value to society.
Rice’s Office of Technology Transfer fosters relationships with industry to bring Rice technologies to successful commercialization.
Rice’s Schools of Natural Sciences, Engineering, and Business collaborated to launch the Rice Alliance for Technology and Entrepreneurship, now ranked as the top global university business incubator.