Early-stage companies looking for an opportunity to present their business to investors are invited to submit an expanded executive summary for the 1999 Investors Choice West Venture Capital Conference in Salt Lake City.

The Wayne Brown Institute, a nonprofit corporation, will review summaries and provide a written analysis of the submission. Companies will be selected for presentation by a panel of venture capital experts.The selected entrepreneurs will receive training and critique as they develop their verbal presentations for the conference.

The deadline for submissions is Oct. 1, 1998. The cost for submission is $95. Call the Institute at (801) 595-1141, e-mail at submissions@venturecapital.org or visit their Web site at (www.venturecapital.org).