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The Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers.
Whether you are an investor seeking access to new early stage deals, or a CEO or Founder of a new venture looking for funding, visibility and growth, the Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit is one event you won’t want to miss.

This exclusive full-day Venture Capital Summit will feature:

Venture Panels
Hear more than 40 top tier VCs, Corporate VCs and Angel Investors on the key issues facing Investors and Startup CEOs alike. Industry experts will provide updated analyses and share their experience with the audience.
Company Presentations
Discover more than 50 of the hottest early stage and emerging growth life sciences, healthcare, pharmaceutical, medical device and healthcare IT innovators as they present live to leading investors.
High-level Networking:
Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.


Confirmed VC Speakers, Judges and Experts Include

Maria Berkman
Broadview Ventures

Eric Bielke
Senior Investment Associate
Siemens Venture Capital

Greg Bohlen
Managing Director
Morgan Creek Capital Management

Ela Borenstein
Managing Partner
BDC Healthcare Fund

Glen Bressner
Managing Partner
Originate Ventures

Nat Brinn
Vital Venture Capital

Carter Caldwell
Cross Atlantic Capital Partners

Steve Brotman
Managing Partner
Alpha Venture Partners

Ryan Cochran
New Leaf Venture Partners

Matt Cohen
Osage University Partners

Bob Curry
Latterell Venture Partners

Rajeev Dadoo
SR One

Jim Dougherty
General Partner
Arcus Ventures

Suzette Dutch
Managing Partner
Triathlon Medical Ventures

Jon Edelson
Venture Partner
Ascent Biomedical Ventures

David Eichler
Managing Member

Linda Fingerle
Chief Financial Officer & Principal
EDF Ventures

Guy Fish
Vice President
Fletcher Spaght Ventures

Doug Fisher
Interwest Partners

Skip Fleshman
Asset Management Ventures

Gregory Grunberg
Managing Director
Longitude Capital

Jim Gunton
General Partner
NJTC Venture Fund

Dov Hass
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Ines Holzbaur
General Partner
GeneChem Management

Aron Izower
Reed Smith

Max Kahn
Managing Director
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Stephen Knight
Managing Partner
Fidelity Biosciences

Jordan Michael Kramer
Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Noah Kroloff
NGN Capital

Cynthia Lavoie
General Partner
TVM Life Science Management

Jim Macdonald
Managing Director
First Analysis

Alex Mashinsky
Managing Partner
Governing Dynamics

Corey McCann
MPM Capital

Vincent Miles

Marian Nakada
Vice President, Venture Investments
Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation

Tom Needham
Advent Healthcare Ventures

Geoff Pardo
Glide Healthcare Partners

Liam Ratcliffe
Managing Director
New Leaf Venture Partners

Lisa Rhoads
Managing Director
Easton Capital Investment Group

Bruce Robertson
Managing Director
H.I.G. BioVentures

Akhil Saklecha
Artiman Ventures

Jeremy Sohn
Managing Director
MPM Capital

Lou Steen
Venture Partner
Applied Ventures

Anthony Sun
Aisling Capital

Tracy Warren
General Partner
Battelle Ventures

  • Biotech/Pharma
  • Diagnostics
  • Drug Discovery
  • Healthcare
  • Healthcare IT
  • Medical Devices

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Late / Onsite
Start-Up/Emerging Companies and Tech Transfer $595 $795
Investors $695 $895
General Attendees $895 $1,095

All registration fees include the following:

  • Access to all of the plenary sessions and panels
  • Involvement in networking sessions
  • Access to CEOs and Top Innovator presentations

To get the student or nonprofit rate, please do one of the following:

  • Submit a copy of your current student ID and transcript, or organization's 501(c)(3) form.
  • Send a request for the discounted rate through your .edu or .org email address.
  • or nonprofits, provide a current web address for your organization.

Group Discount Rates:
To register at group discount rates email Rivka at rivka@youngstartup.com or call 718.447.0009.

If you want to register by phone or inquire about discounted startup, non-profit/government, or student rates* contact: Rivka Benjamin, rivka@youngstartup.com, or call 718.447.0009

**There are a limited number of student passes to attend LSHVS2014 at a deeply discounted fee of $295. To request a student registration form, please email Rivka a scan of your current student ID and current transcript.

Sponsorships Branding Opportunities:

Sponsors gain tremendous visibility to CEOs of cutting edge private companies and leading investors.

For detailed information on sponsorship opportunities, please contact:
Joe Benjamin, joe@youngstartup.com or call 212.202.1001

Programming/Speaking Information
If you would like to suggest speakers or topics, contact:
Avi Maderer, avim@youngstartup.com or call 212.202.1002 

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