About Us

The Rice Cleantech Innovation Competition (RCIC) is an annual student-run MBA case competition hosted by the Jones Graduate School of Business at Rice University. This competition is focused on decarbonization and clean technology investment. The final round of the event gathers finalists from across the country for an in-person competition the day before the Rice Energy Finance Summit (REFS). For more details, please visit our webpage.

Our Team

Kazybek Mussakhan Profile

Kazybek Mussakhan

Executive Chair
Kyle Neff Profile

Kyle Neff

Vice Chair
Ayobayo Kolapo Profile

Ayobayo Kolapo

Sponsorship Chair
Walter Mata Profile

Walter Mata

Competition Operations Chair
Brittany Mahoney Profile

Brittany Mahoney

Case Prompt Author
Chakib Khechai Profile

Chakib Khechai

Marketing & Communications Chair
Sebastian Oliva Profile

Sebastian Oliva


Special Thanks to Our 2023 Sponsors

Congratulations to Our 2023 Finalists

Takajiro Ishikawa President & CEO at Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc.

Congratulations to Our 2023 Finalists

E: rcic@rice.edu

Rice Cleantech Innovation Competition (RCIC)

1900 Rice Boulevard
Houston, TX, 77005
United States