• AGENDA AND SPEAKERS

    We have two rooms each with seating for 100 for concurrent sessions with full AV. All sessions consist of a panel or talk, followed by startups pitching. Startups pitch for total of 4 minutes (3 pitch, 1 q/a) or 6 (4 pitch and 2 q/a) to panel of investors and audience members. There is a Demo Showcase area for more networking with lunch and happy hour.

     

    All of the sessions on tech topics will address Tech and Investing Trends for Apps, Devices, Services and Platforms.
    Demo Showcase Area opens at noon. Set up after 9am.
     

    STARTUPS PITCHING:

    Six Minutes:

    Four Minutes:

    Three Minutes:


    9:00-10:00 REGISTRATION AND COFFEE NETWORKING
    DEMO SHOWCASE OPEN noon to 6pm

     

    10:00 - 11:00 CONSUMER APPS, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES:
    ENTERTAINMENT, DIGITAL LIFESTYLE, TRAVEL, TRANSPORTATION, AUTOMOTIVE, REAL ESTATE, CANNABIS, HEALTH TECH, ADVERTISING, WELLNESS, ED TECH, eCOMMERCE

    ROOM 505/506

    • A3Ventures, Alexander Sylvester, Principal
    • 101 Islands LLC , Sunmeet Jolly, Founder

    • Michael Mojaver, Angel Investor

    • Gena Vazquez, Angel Investor

    • Venture University, Helene Servillon, Investor

    • Moderator: Hanover Intl., Michael Gibstine

    PITCHING:


    10:00 - 11:00 ENTERPRISE AND BUSINESS APPS and SERVICES:
    SOFTWARE, SAAS, CLOUD, SECURITY AND BIG DATA , B to B SERVICES, HEALTHTECH

    ROOM 608/609

    • Big Data Venture Capital, Curtis Feeny, Partner
    • Forgepoint Capital, Andrew McClure, Principal
    • Venture University, Dr. Wayne Lim, Investor
    • Wenli Yu, Angel Investor
    • Moderator: Decipher Capital, Harshitha Kilari, General Partner

      PITCHING:

       
    • Intiva Health (6)
    • Tapjets (6)
    • ECFX (3)
    • Female Founders Faster Forward (4)
       
    11:15 - 12:15 STRATEGIES TO ATTRACT FUNDING IN SILICON VALLEY, CHINA and EUROPE
    ROOM 505/506
    • Keiretsu Forum, Marco Salvadori, Angel Investor
    • Elysium, Younger Yang, VC
    • Vostoc Capital, Sergey Vostrikov , Partner
    • CR Capital, Karen Guo, Investor 
    • Moderator Ultra Fund, Dr. Ann Shin, Partner
    11:15- 12:15 BLOCKCHAIN, FINTECH, FINANCIAL SERVICES< HEDGE FUNDS AND CRYPTO
    ROOM 608/609
    • Chainfund, Elvina Kamalova, Partner
    • Outpost Capital, Cherie Liu, Vice President
    • Awake VC , Amit Rathore, Founding Partner
    • Decipher Capital, Harshitha Kilari, General Partner
    • Galaxy Capital Partners, Dave Misra, Partner
    • Moderator: Jim Maricondo, Blockchain Consultant

    PITCHING:

    12:15-1:30 NETWORKING LUNCH and DEMO SHOWCASE OPEN

     

    1:30 - 2:45 AI, ROBOTICS, SENSORS, MOBILE, INTERNET OF THINGS, CONSUMER ELECTRONICS, TRANSPORTATION, HEALTH TECH

    ROOM 608/609

    • Mahindra Partners, Amit Sridharan, Director, US Venture Investments & Partnerships
    • Strive Capital // Grishin Robotics, Nuno Goncalves Pedro, Managing Partner // Venture Partner
    • 101 Islands LLC , Sunmeet Jolly, Founder
    • A3Ventures, Alexander Sylvester, Principal
    • Vision Passage Vic Kapur, Angel Investor, Founder and Managing Member
    • Alen Malaki, Cisco, Senior Strategic Portfolio Manager and Plug and Play
    • Moderator: Joel Camacho, Decipher Capital, General Partner

      PITCHING:
    • NineSigma North America (6)
    • Tivic Health Systems (6)
    • Sagisu (6)

     

    1:30 - 2:45 ASK THE INVESTORS ANYTHING and 1 MINUTE PITCH FEEDBACK

    ROOM 505/506
    Ask any questions to our panel of investors about how to raise funding, valuations, attracting funding, deal terms, due diligence, customer acquisition, sales strategy, tech trends, forming management team, marketing, forming partnerships. You can also do a 1 minute pitch (randomly selected from audience) and get feedback from investors.

    • Ultra Fund, Dr. Ann Shin, Partner
    • Alen Malaki, Cisco, Senior Strategic Portfolio Manager and Plug and Play
    • A3Ventures, Alexander Sylvester, Principal
    • Vision Passage Vic Kapur, Angel Investor, Founder and Managing Member
    • Inspiration Ventures, Christian Elebiary,  Venture capital Fund

    3:00-5:30 DEMO SHOWCASE NETWORKING and VIP RECEPTION

    All startups presenting meet with investors in the Demo Showcase.
     

     

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