The University of Texas at Austin, Austin Chamber of Commerce Present an Industry Open House, Focused on Clean Energy

April 13, 2009

Event: The University of Texas at Austin's University Office of Corporate Relations and the Austin Chamber of Commerce have invited local clean energy companies to an open house to meet with university programs, departments and services dealing with clean energy.

When: Wednesday, April 15, 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Events of potential media interest include:

  • Brief program from key faculty and students, involved in clean energy research, beginning at about 5:30 p.m.

Where: The AT&T Executive Education and Conference Center Ballroom, 3rd floor.

Background: The event is to enable attending companies to see highlights of the work the university is doing in clean energy, and realize the opportunities for potential collaboration. The University Corporate Relations Office is a liaison between The University of Texas at Austin and companies interested in involvement on campus. To accommodate the needs of local companies interested in making connections and engaging with the university, the Industry Open House was planned in partnership with the Austin Chamber of Commerce.

For more information, contact: Tim Green, Office of the Vice President for Research, 512 475 6596; Kristin Baker, 512-232-7822, and Alejandra Bernal, 512-475-9435, The University of Texas at Austin Development Office.