The 2018 New York Venture Summit

July 10th - 11th 2018

Convene, New York City

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Call for Top Innovators! Apply to Present

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Mark Austin, Bright Capital
Mark Austin
Bright Capital
Amit Bansal, Digitalis Ventures
Amit Bansal
Digitalis Ventures
Peter Bastien, Next47
Peter Bastien
Gil Beyda, Comcast Ventures
Gil Beyda
Comcast Ventures
Wes Blackwell, Scout Ventures
Wes Blackwell
Scout Ventures
Brandon Blaesser, NewWorld Capital Group
Brandon Blaesser
NewWorld Capital Group
Sim  Blaustein, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments
Sim Blaustein
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments
Kenneth Bronfin, Hearst Ventures
Kenneth Bronfin
Hearst Ventures
Stanley Buchesky, EdTech Fund
Stanley Buchesky
EdTech Fund
Don Burton, LearnStart
Don Burton
Jason Cahill, McCune Capital
Jason Cahill
McCune Capital
Sara Chamberlain, Energy Foundry
Sara Chamberlain
Energy Foundry
Trace Cohen, New York Venture Partners
Trace Cohen
New York Venture Partners
Meghan Cross Breeden, Red Bear Angels
Meghan Cross Breeden
Red Bear Angels
Vijay Doradla, Verizon Ventures
Vijay Doradla
Verizon Ventures
Miriam Eaves, BP Ventures
Miriam Eaves
BP Ventures
Sana Fathima, Lockheed Martin Ventures
Sana Fathima
Lockheed Martin Ventures
Meredith Finn, Salesforce Ventures
Meredith Finn
Salesforce Ventures
Elizabeth Galbut, SoGal Ventures
Elizabeth Galbut
SoGal Ventures
Anna Garcia, Runway Venture Partners
Anna Garcia
Runway Venture Partners
Stephen Gilfus, New Markets Venture Partners
Stephen Gilfus
New Markets Venture Partners
Jamison Hill, Bain Capital Ventures
Jamison Hill
Bain Capital Ventures
Ali Iz, NewWorld Capital Group
Ali Iz
NewWorld Capital Group
Jalak Jobanputra, FuturePerfect Ventures
Jalak Jobanputra
FuturePerfect Ventures
Habib Kairouz, Rho Capital Partners
Habib Kairouz
Rho Capital Partners
Ash Kaluarachchi, StartEd Accelerator
Ash Kaluarachchi
StartEd Accelerator
Gyan Kapur, Activate Venture Partners
Gyan Kapur
Activate Venture Partners
Spencer Krug, RiverPark Ventures
Spencer Krug
RiverPark Ventures
Nate Lentz, Osage Venture Partners
Nate Lentz
Osage Venture Partners
Marissa Lowman, Village Capital
Marissa Lowman
Village Capital
Jiong Ma, Braemar Energy Ventures
Jiong Ma
Braemar Energy Ventures
Marcos Martinez-Villalba, Revel Partners
Marcos Martinez-Villalba
Revel Partners
Olga Maslikhova, Phystech Ventures
Olga Maslikhova
Phystech Ventures
McCall McIntyre, Samsung Next
McCall McIntyre
Samsung Next
David Miller, Clean Energy Venture Group
David Miller
Clean Energy Venture Group
T.T. Nguyen Duc, Pearson Affordable Learning Fund
T.T. Nguyen Duc
Pearson Affordable Learning Fund
Sumay Parikh, Quake Capital Partners
Sumay Parikh
Quake Capital Partners
Victoria Pettibone, Astia Angels
Victoria Pettibone
Astia Angels
Sergei Petukhov, Enso Ventures
Sergei Petukhov
Enso Ventures
Daniel Pianko, University Ventures
Daniel Pianko
University Ventures
Jean-Noel Poirier, Clean Energy Venture Group
Jean-Noel Poirier
Clean Energy Venture Group
Gopal Rajaraman, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital
Gopal Rajaraman
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital
Mike Rogers, Interplay Ventures
Mike Rogers
Interplay Ventures
David Rogg, FirstMark Capital
David Rogg
FirstMark Capital
Rob Rosenberg, Prolog Ventures
Rob Rosenberg
Prolog Ventures
Ben Sampson, GE Ventures
Ben Sampson
GE Ventures
Reese Schroeder, Tyson Ventures
Reese Schroeder
Tyson Ventures
Shardul Shah, Index Ventures
Shardul Shah
Index Ventures
Saurabh Sharma, Jump Capital
Saurabh Sharma
Jump Capital
Ishan Sinha, Point72 Ventures
Ishan Sinha
Point72 Ventures
Amit Srivastava, Cycle Capital Management
Amit Srivastava
Cycle Capital Management
Jarrid Tingle, Harlem Capital Partners
Jarrid Tingle
Harlem Capital Partners
Laurel Touby, Supernode Ventures
Laurel Touby
Supernode Ventures
Catherine Ulrich, FirstMark Capital
Catherine Ulrich
FirstMark Capital
Maria Velissaris, Pipeline Angels
Maria Velissaris
Pipeline Angels
Pelli Wang, Consensys Capital
Pelli Wang
Consensys Capital
Cayla Weisberg, InvestHER Ventures
Cayla Weisberg
InvestHER Ventures
Holly Zimmerman, Golden Seeds
Holly Zimmerman
Golden Seeds

More to be Announced


Top VCs


Hot Startup

$600+ Billion

Under Management


Awesome Attendees

The 18th annual New York 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 2018 New York Venture Summit is one event you won't want to miss.

This exclusive full-day Venture Capital Summit will feature:

Venture Panels

Hear 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.

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Company Presentations

Discover more than 50 of the hottest early stage and emerging growth technology, mobile, life sciences, healthcare IT, clean-tech and ed-tech innovators as they present live to leading investors.

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High Level Networking

Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.


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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 VCs Confirmed

Previous Summit Highlights

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Get Noticed Get Funded Grow Faster

A select group of more than 50 Top Innovators from the Technology, Cleantech, Life Sciences 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:


  • FinTech
  • Mobile
  • Internet/Digital Media
  • Saas
  • Security
  • Software/IT

Life Sciences / Healthcare

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


  • Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Generation
  • Energy Infrastructure
  • Energy Storage
  • Transportation
  • Water & Wastewater


  • Corporate Training
  • Digital Textbooks
  • EdTech Mobile
  • Higher Education
  • K-12
  • NextGen
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Seed Stage Track

If you are a seed stage company seeking angel funding and would like to present check out our seed stage track.

Seed Pitchfest  

What Are People Saying?


  Ticket Available for a limited time Later / On site
Start-Up/Emerging Companies and Tech Transfer $395 $790
Investors $495 $990
General Attendees $695 $1,390



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Free access for seed stage startups | 25 Tickets Available


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*There are a limited number of student passes to attend NYVS18 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.


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