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Limited space has been reserved for walk-ins. For further information please contact Adam Negnewitzky at (212) 202-1002.

The New England Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, venture capitalists, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, university researchers, incubators, successful entrepreneurs 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 New England Venture Summit is one event you won’t want to miss.

This exclusive full-day Venture Capital Summit will feature:

25+ Venture Capital Speakers

4 Venture Capital Panels

50 of the Hottest Emerging Companies Seeking Funding

Emerging Company Presentations

High Level Networking Opportunities


Venture Summit Advisory Board:

Andrew D. Clapp
Managing Partner
Arctaris Capital Partners
(Venture Summit Co-Chair)
Jim Sanger
ABS Ventures
(Venture Summit Co-Chair)
Michael Balmuth
General Partner
Edison Venture Fund
Brian Johnson
Startup Evangelist
Joe Benjamin
Founder & CEO
youngStartup Ventures
Peter Longo
President & Executive Director
Connecticut Innovations
Roel Bulthuis
Head of Merck Serono Ventures
Merck Serono SA
Eddie Lou
General Partner
OCA Ventures
Dennis R. Costello
Managing Director
Braemar Energy Ventures
Paul Margolis
Longworth Venture Partners
Issam Dairanieh
Technology Principal
BP Alternative Energy Ventures
Chuck McDermott
General Partner
Rockport Capital Partners
Jens W. Eckstein
General Partner
TVM Capital
Diana Propper de Callejon
General Partner
Expansion Capital Partners
Douglas Fambrough
General Partner
Oxford Biosciences Partners
Scott Requadt
Transactional Partner
Clarus Ventures
Matt Fates
Ascent Venture Partners
Gavin B. Samuels, M.D., MBA
Senior Partnering Director
Teva Innovative Ventures
Teo Forcht Dagi
HLM Venture Partners

Confirmed Speakers & Judges Include:

  ABS Ventures     Arctaris Capital Partners
  Ascent Venture Partners     Bain Capital Ventures
  BP Alternative Energy Ventures     Braemar Energy Ventures
  Brook Venture Partners     Burns & Levinson LLP
  Clarus Ventures     CT Innovations
  Dace Ventures     Edison Venture Fund
  Entrepia Ventures     Excel Venture Management
  Expansion Capital Partners     Fidelity BioSciences
  Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds     HLM Venture Partners
  Kodiak Venture Partners     LaunchCapital
  Life Sciences Partners      Longworth Venture Partners
  Merck Serono Ventures     Metamorphic Ventures
  New Atlantic Ventures     NGEN Partners
  OCA Ventures     Oxford Bioscience Partners
  Pepper Hamilton LLP     Polaris Venture Partners
  Psilos Group     Rockport Capital Partner
  RPM Ventures     Sail Venture Partners
  Signet Healthcare Partners     Teva Innovative Ventures
  Time Warner Investments     TVM Capital
  Vaux les Ventures     Venrock Partners

Audience Profile: Venture Capitalists, angel investors, corporate VCs, CEOs, CFOs and other senior management of early stage and emerging growth ventures, technology transfer professionals and premium services firms.



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Adam Negnewitzky, Senior Associate

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Joe Benjamin, Founder & CEO