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Upcoming Venture Summit


 The 2015 New York Venture Summit

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The Third annual Venture Summit West, 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, Venture Summit West 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 technology, life sciences and clean-tech innovators as they present live to leading investors.
High-level Networking:
Connect with investors, startups and potential 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.

Partial List of VC Speakers & Judges Confirmed to Speak Include:

Rob Abrams
Operating Partner
Sanderling Ventures
Daniel Ahn
Managing Director
Voyager Capital
Hanns Anders
Associate
Claremont Creek Ventures
Alexei Andreev
Managing Director
Harris & Harris Group
Hank Barry
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
Ed Beardsworth
Founder
Energy Technology Advisors
Matt Bornstein
Associate
Blumberg Capital
Ye Bu
Director
Smith & Nephew
Jennifer Carolan
Managing Director
New Schools Venture Fund
Phil Carter
Associate
Trinity Ventures





 

Jialu Chen
Associate
Asset Management Ventures
Joanne Chen
Associate
Foundation Capital
Daniel Cheng Investment Analyst Eagle Cliff Partners Dan Colbert
Managing Partner
North Energy Ventures
Kevin Custer
Founding Principal
Arc Capital Development
Rajeev Dado
Associate
SR One
Issam Dairanieh
Managing Director
BP Ventures
Stephen DeBerry
Founder and CIO
Bronze Investments
Elisa Del Gaudio
Senior Associate
Acero Capital
Rajeev Dham
VP
Sapphire Ventures
Monica Dodie
Co Founder & Managing Director
Women's Venture Capital Fund

Ted Driscoll
Partner
Claremont Creek Ventures
Rami Elkhatib
General Partner
Acero Capital
Shahin Farshchi
Partner
Lux Capital
Marty Felsenthal
Partner
HLM Ventures
Daniel Geballe
Associate
SJF Ventures
Cindy Glass
Research Partner
Aphelion Capital
David Gold
Managing Partner
Access Venture Partners
Raj Gollamudi
Director
Intel Capital
Mark Gorenberg
Managing Director
Zetta Venture Partners

Marc Gottschalk
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
Greg Grunberg
Managing Director
Longitude Capital
Rafa de la Guia
Associate
Omidyar Network
Ali Hamed
Managing Partner
CoVenture
Matthew Hanson
Partner
GSV Asset Management
Isabelle C. Hau
Director
Omidyar Network
Nat Henshaw
President
CEI Ventures
David Hornik
General Partner
August Capital
Paul Howe
Partner
Oxbridge Capital
Aaron Jacobson
Principal
New Enterprise Associates
Sachin Jade
Founding Partner
Klifer Capital
Ankur Jain
Venture Investor
Nexus Venture Partners
Mohanjit Jolly
Managing Director
DFJ
Mike Kaplan
Founder and Managing Director
Altos Health
Abie Katz
Associate
August Capital

Dave Kirkpatrick
Co-Founder & Managing Director   
SJF Ventures
Samuel Kwok
Venture Partner
Garage Technology Ventures 
Sharon LaDay
Vice President
Macmillan New Ventures
Lisa Lambert
Partner
Intel Capital
Eddy Lee
Head of Investments
Fenox Venture Capital
Jennifer Lee
Principal
Learn Capital
Noah Lewis
Managing Director
GE Ventures
Rio Maeda
Managing Director
Draper Nexus Ventures
Alden Mahabir
Manager
Verizon Ventures
Deborah Marshall
Partner
Sidley Austin LLP
Ed Meehan
Principal
Arcady Bay Partners
Aditi Maliwal
Associate
Crosslink Capital
Dan Miller
Managing Director
Roda Group
Eric Moore
Founder and Managing Director
Base Ventures
Peter Mullen
Associate
Arc Capital Development

Ravi Mulugu
Senior Associate
Siemens Venture Capital
Yatin Mundkur
Partner
Artiman Ventures
Patricia Nakache
General Partner
Trinity Ventures
Amit Patel
Principal
Owl Ventures
Mark Perutz
Partner
DBL Investors
Marc Phillips
Managing Partner
Arafura Ventures
Mark Platshon
Managing Director
Icebreaker Ventures
Shauntel Poulson
Principal
New Schools Venture Fund
Rich Redelfs
General Partner
Foundation Capital
Aymerik Renard
Director, Corporate Business Development
Sandisk Ventures
Evan Renov
Partner
Beechwood Ventures
Rosemary L. Ripley
Managing Director
NGEN Partners LLC
Lisa Rhoads
Managing Director
Easton Capital Investment Group
Adrian Rich
Partner
Dorsey & Whitney LLP
Carol Sands
Managing Member
The Angels’ Forum

Michelle Scarborough
Managing Partner
Fronterra Ventures
Avner Schneur
Founder and CEO
Kormeli
Michael Seidler
Founder and CEO
Madison Alley Global Ventures
Blair Silverberg
Senior Associate
DFJ
Mark A. Solovy
Managing Director
Monroe Capital
Risa Stack
General Partner
GE Ventures
Prim Talreja
VP Marketing
The Fabric
Bruce Taragin
Managing Director
Blumberg Capital
Claude Vachet
Managing Partner
Cycle Capital Management
Pranav Verma
Associate
SilverLake Kraftwerk
Sandhya Venkatachalam
Partner
Centerview Capital
Sonali Vijayavargiya
Managing Director
Augment Ventures
Tracy Warren
General Partner
Battelle Ventures
Ali Wasti
Vice President
Azure Capital
Ann Winblad
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Hummer Winblad Venture Partners

Roseanne Wincek
Principal
Canaan Partners
James Woody
General Partner
Latterell Venture Partners
Joel Yarmon
Associate
Draper Associates
Joanne Yuan
Associate Partner
Cowboy Ventures




CALL for TOP INNOVATORS


A select group of more than 50 Top Innovators from the technology, life sciences, clean-tech and EdTech sectors will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to an exclusive audience of Venture Capitalists, Private Investors, Investment Bankers, Corporate Investors, and Strategic Partners.

To apply, your company must be privately held and ideally come from one of the following industry sectors:
APPLY to Present:

To be considered for one of the Top Innovator slots, click here for more details and an application.

For more information about presenting opportunities please contact: Joseph Cope jcope@youngstartup.com or call at 212.202.1002 x 204

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REGISTRATION FEES


Late / Onsite
Start-Up/Emerging Companies and Tech Transfer $595.00 $795
Investors $695.00 $895
General Attendees $895.00 $1,095




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Group Discount Rates:

To register at group discount rates email Rivka at rivka@youngstartup.com or call 212 202 1002 x200.

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 
212 202 1002 x200

*There are a limited number of student passes to attend VSW 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:
Sarah Abrams, speaking@youngstartup.com or call 212.202.1003