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More than 40 leading VCs will speak at the Summit. These top-tier venture investors will discuss: VC investment trends, strategies for investing in early stage ventures, strategies for finding and accessing capital, what they look for in early stage companies, the kinds of companies they find most attractive, and the do's and don'ts in structuring deals.

Confirmed VC Speakers, Judges and Experts Include:

Maria Berkman
Director, 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
Partner, Vital Venture Capital

Steve Brotman
Managing Partner, Alpha Venture Partners

Carter Caldwell
Principal, Cross Atlantic Capital Partners

Ryan Cochran
Associate, New Leaf Venture Partners

Matt Cohen
Associate, Osage University Partners

Bob Curry
Partner, Latterell Venture Partners

Rajeev Dadoo
Partner, 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, Psilos

Linda Fingerle
Chief Financial Officer & Principal, EDF Ventures

Guy Fish
Vice President, Fletcher Spaght Ventures

Doug Fisher
Partner, Interwest Partners

Skip Fleshman
Partner, Asset Management Ventures

Gregory Grunberg
Managing Director, Longitude Capital

Jim Gunton
General Partner, NJTC Venture Fund

Dov Hass
Associate, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Inès Holzbaur
General Partner, GeneChem Management

Aron Izower
Partner, Reed Smith

Max Kahn
Investment Principal, Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Stephen Knight
Managing Partner, Fidelity Biosciences

Jordan Michael Kramer
Principal, Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Noah Kroloff
Partner, NGN Capital

Cynthia Lavoie
General Partner, TVM Life Science Management

Noah Lewis
Managing Director, GE Ventures

Jim Macdonald
Managing Director, First Analysis

Alex Mashinsky
Managing Partner, Governing Dynamics

Corey McCann
Principal, MPM Capital

Vincent Miles
Partner, Abingworth

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

Tom Needham
Partner, Advent Healthcare Ventures

Geoff Pardo
Partner, 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
Partner, Artiman Ventures

Jeremy Sohn
Managing Director, MPM Capital

Lou Steen
Venture Partner, Applied Ventures

Anthony Sun
Partner, Aisling Capital

Tracy Warren
General Partner, Battelle Ventures