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Wednesday, December 15, 2010
   
8:00 am CONFERENCE REGISTRATION & CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
 

 

8:50 am

WELCOME REMARKS

9:00 am

VENTURE 2011: WHAT LIES AHEAD?

Venture Capital thought leaders debate the challenges and opportunities facing Investors and Entrepreneurs

Moderator:

Steven R. London
Partner
Pepper Hamilton LLP

Panelists:

Christian Bailey
Managing Partner
incTANK Ventures

Andrew D. Clapp
Managing Partner
Arctaris Capital Partners

Ivan O'Sullivan
Entrepreneur-In-Residence
Bessemer Venture Partners

Bart Stuck
Managing Director
Signal Lake

Chris Varma
Entrepreneur-in-Residence
Third Rock Ventures

Tracy S. Warren
General Partner
Battelle Ventures

 
9:50 am

BREAK

   
10:00 am

COMPANY PRESENTATIONS – ROUND I

Concurrent Tracks Technology & Life Sciences

   
11:00 am NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK
   
11:40 am

COMPANY PRESENTATIONS – ROUND II

Concurrent Tracks Technology, Life Sciences, & CleanTech

   
12:50 pm LUNCH & NETWORKING
   
1:50 pm

COMPANY PRESENTATIONS – ROUND III

Concurrent Tracks Technology, Life Sciences, & CleanTech

   
3:00 pm

CONCURRENT VC PANELS

GETTING THE DEAL DONE: NEGOTIATING A WIN WIN

Moderator:

Josef B. Volman
Partner and Co-Chair of Business Law
Burns & Levinson LLP

Panelists:

Omar Amirana, MD
Partner
Oxford Biosciences

Dr. Jonathan Behr
Principal
PureTech Ventures

Carlos Cesta
Director of Strategic Investments
Verizon Ventures

John Lawrence
Partner & CFO
Longworth Venture Partners

Robert Rosenberg
Partner
New Venture Partners

Caleb Winder
Vice President
Excel Medical Ventures


CORPORATE VENTURE MONEY: FUNDING OUTSIDE INNOVATION

Moderator:

Samuel M. Shafner
Partner
Burns & Levinson LLP

Panelists:

Patrick J. Fortune, PhD
Partner
Boston Millennia Partners

Alan J. Koenning
Fund Manager
UPS Strategic Enterprise Fund

Jeffrey B. Moore
Vice President
MP Healthcare Venture Management

Austin Noronha
Vice President, Sony Strategic Technology Partnerships
Sony Corporation of America

Ira Nydick
Senior Technology Analyst
Panasonic Venture Group

Bart Schachter
Vice President Corp. Dev / M&A
National Semiconductor

Dr. Markus Thill
Managing Director
Robert Bosch Venture Capital

   
3:50 pm NETWORKING & REFRESHMENT BREAK
   
4:30 pm

CONCURRENT VC PANELS

FINDING THE EXIT: ALTERNATIVES TO AN IPO

Moderator:

Robert Y. Chow
Partner
Pepper Hamilton

Panelists:

Neeraj Agrawal
General Partner
Battery Ventures

Michael Balmuth
General Partner
Edison Ventures

David J. Martirano
Co-Founder and General Partner
Point Judith Capital

Brendan OíLeary
General Partner
Prism VentureWorks

Steven St. Peter
Managing Director
MPM Capital

Patrick Wack
Venture Partner
Rho Capital Partners

Gregory F. Zaic
General Partner
Nexus Medical Partners


CLEAN-TECH TRENDS AND OPPORTUNITIES

Moderator:

Mark McCall
Managing Director
Progress Partners

Panelists:

Tom Cain
Special General Partner
Sail Venture Partners

Issam Dairanieh
US Director
BP Alternative Energy Ventures

Patrick O'Neill, P.E.
Investment Associate
Connecticut Innovations

Praveen Sahay
Managing Director
WAVE Equity Partners

Jake Tarr
Managing Director
Kinetic Ventures

Bilal Zuberi
Principal
General Catalyst Partners

   
5:20pm

AWARDS & CLOSING REMARKS

   
5:30 pm

SUMMIT ADJOURNS

   
 


* Program schedules and speakers are subject to change