AngelLaunch Networking Mixer AND VENTURE PITCH
OVER 350 ALREADY REGISTERED!
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT LOCATION CHANGE:
DUE TO A HUGE RESPONSE WE HAVE OUTGROWN OUR VENUE AT PERKINS COIE IN PALO ALTO. THE NEW VENUE IS MINGS WITH FREE PARKING OFF THE EMBARCADERO EXIT FROM THE 101 FREEWAY.
4:00-5:00 Investing Trends: Web Services, Digital Media, Mobile, eCommerce, Big Data, Enterprise, Analytics, Crowdfunding
- Andrew Tweed, Associate, Thomvest Ventures
- Joe Jasin, Managing Director, DNA Partners
- Benny Buller, Khosla Ventures
- Deb Karstetter, The Angels Forum. Member
- Don Ross, HealthTech Capital, Managing Director, and Founding Member, Sand Hill Angels
- Moderator, Buddy Arnheim, Chair of the Emerging Companies Practice Group, Perkins Coie
Hear our panel discussion on top trends in these areas. This is followed by a last session of venture pitches of selected startups for 3 minutes followed by 2 minutes of comments. We invite you to apply to speak on one of these areas.
- Enterprise, Sales, Big Data, Analytics
- Mobile and Digital Health, Medical Devices
- Mobile Apps and Devices
- Consumer Services, Digital Media, Internet, Social networks
5:00-6:15 Startups Pitch Panel of Judges
Startups pitch for 3 minutes followed by 2 minutes of comments.
6:15-9:00 Networking Reception with Investors
Free appetizers; no host bar, view demo tables.
Who Will Attend:
Startups, tech, venture capitalits, angels, small business owners, media and entertainment professionals, retail owners, entrepreneurs, mobile, Internet, digital media, startups, service providers, legal, financial services, banks, investors.
Apply to Pitch
Startups can register to pitch for 3 minutes on relevant session; followed by 2 minutes comments from judges. The judges evaluate the pitches and investment prospects for the company. Each session consists of a 30 minutes panel by investors and startups, and 10 minutes of venture pitch presentations for 3 minutes each. In order to pitch, register for DEMO PITCH item above.
Apply to Speak:
Investors, apply to speak on a panel. There is no fee. We are seeking investors, angels, VCs, strategic investors and successful entrepreneurs for a panel discussion. Send email with bio and areas of expertise to Speakers@Angellaunch.com.
We do not issue refunds on tickets. However, you may use as a credit toward a future event or let someone else use your ticket.
Are you looking for a demo table to meet partners or investors?
Then host a demo table during this event from 6pm-9pm and meet investors.
We offer two low cost options which you can purchase above:
- $95 Demo and Pitch: Your own demo table, two tickets, 3 minutes pitch or demo during venture program. SOLD OUT WAITING LIST ONLY
- $60 Demo Spot: Shared demo table, two tickets.
Refund Policy: We do not issue refunds, but tickets may be used by others or used as credit for the amount you paid to a future event.
MORE INFO: Zahava Stroud 310 736 1541 or Info@angellaunch.com
|ABOUT OUR HOST: Perkins Coie, Palo Alto
The 50+ attorneys in the Palo Alto office reflect the innovative energy that defines the area. Companies seek out our attorneys' advice on a range of legal issues, from start-up formation, funding and exit strategies to intellectual property protection, including both prosecution and litigation.
Our corporate attorneys work with technology companies ranging in size from start-ups to large multinational corporations. We provide pragmatic legal counsel at all stages of company development and have a strong focus in helping emerging growth companies. We also help these companies protect and leverage their intellectual property, enter into strategic licensing transactions and secure financing from venture capitalists, private equity groups and others. As our clients grow, we work with them in public offerings, partnering ventures, and mergers and acquisitions. We also provide the ongoing representation required by maturing companies, including handling complex litigation matters.
U.S. News/Best Lawyers 2011-2012 Venture Capital Law Firm of the Year
As emerging companies continue to look to Northern California for capital and professional expertise, our attorneys have substantial experience in representation of emerging growth companies in all phases of their development. Our attorneys represent venture capital funds and high-growth, venture-backed companies in a variety of fast-moving industry sectors and have significant experience handling venture financings and private debt and equity financing transactions.
We are proud sponsors of several local organizations that focus on start-ups and recently launched startupPerColator, a website committed to helping start-ups create free legal documents.
Our Palo Alto office has substantial patent and trademark practices. Our attorneys work with innovators, entrepreneurs and inventors to prepare and prosecute patent applications in anticipation of licensing opportunities and potential litigation. Our patent attorneys are experienced in a myriad of technologies, including the following:
Our patent litigation attorneys regularly counsel Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies and are skilled at representing clients in both state and federal court and before the Court of Appeals and the U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC).
Through our sponsorship of the San Francisco Bay Area Chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel, we regularly present in-house seminars and CLEs.
ABOUT STARTUPS PRESENTING:
sigSense brings portable test instruments into the connected world.
sigSense replaces hundreds of single purpose stand-alone instruments with
the sigSense SenzrEngine, a single permanently connected base, and the
sigSense Senzrs, user interchangeable sensing modules. The SenzrEngine
connects Senzr data to the sigSense SenzrCloud, a cloud based analysis
and reporting SAAS solution. sigSense will profitably sell instruments and
generate high margin revenue from connectivity and cloud computing services.
The portable test instrument market is $6B+ per year industry. A small
number of vendors dominate the market with high margins and little need to
innovate. There are 5.4M field technicians representing a $5B potential annual
Recently there has been growth in managing aspects of this field service:
asset tracking, intelligent dispatch, automated time cards, signature
capture, etc. But no solutions currently integrate with field captured data
and reporting, providing an end-to-end solution. SigSense bridges this
gap by reinventing portable instruments for the connected world.
A cloud based and mobile reporting platform for field workers to take their existing paperwork (safety, audits, maintenance, inspections, time sheets etc.) onto any mobile device.
What do we do?
We make it remarkably easy for field workers to collect, report and manage operational and hazard information to increase productivity, lower costs and minimize risk.
Where are we at?
Built product à Launched beta à 520+ companies signed up à proved 1st revenue
What do we need?
Investment to generate $124M in recurring revenue by 2017
Why should you invest?
ü Traction – 466 companies signed up for free beta trial in less than 60 days (Halliburton, Shell, BP…)
ü Growth – Growing organically by 25% month over month
ü Distribution – progressing with major partners (Symantec, Kyocera, Box.net…)
ü Revenue – Early adopter sales
ü Awards – Won 2nd place in Australia for best mobile technology
ü Market – 1.24M companies in our direct US market who are looking to go mobile. Global problem.
Yactraq revolutionizes audio and video monetization over the Web or multiple screens.
The video internet is exploding but hard to monetize: in the age of information overload, finding the right content for the right viewer or the right advertiser at a practical cost requires automation. However today's standard computers are designed to understand numbers and text but not audiovisual media thereby hampering automated content discovery and imposing penal costs.
And that is the problem Yactraq solves. Our patent-pending technology automatically and intelligently extracts meaning from audiovisual content to assist computers, media and users discover content and place ads, providing unparalleled means to reach audiences and sponsors, and thus expand revenues.
In an industry set to yield well above $22B annually, Yactraq anticipates revenue of $130M per year. The team is comprised of seasoned entrepreneurs with more than 50 years cumulative experience in audio/video, pattern recognition, broadcast, web and telecom. The company enjoys valuable NASDAQ listed early customers, and has processed over 2 million minutes of audiovisual content in production. Yactraq has received prestigious recognition like winning the TiE50 2013 and CIX Top 20 awards. The company is seeking $1.5m in funding to fuel its technology and commercial expansion.
100% owned by Ale Gicqueau, the company is profitable with a $4M/yr run rate. With a staff of 60, Clinovo provides Staffing Solutions, eClinical Systems and Biometrics Services including Clinical Data Management, Electronic Data Capture, CDISC mapping and SAS Programming.
Next year, Clinovo will launch CloudClinica, a disruptive cloud-based platform for clinical trials. It will feature the first Cloud Data Capture system. Clinovo is seeking $1-2M growth capital to complete its infrastructure and to build the Marketing & Sales plan for a national launch. CloudClinica will empower end users to build studies themselves, and bring an average 80% savings from existing solutions.
When & Where
Angel Launch connects startups to investors to grow their business. We produce dinners, venture forums, and seminars for entertainment, Web, Internet, digital media, mobile and digital health care, enterprise, Big Data, mobile and tech ventures and startups. We connect entrepreneurs to investors over networking with demos and offer educational venture forums and panels to further deal making opportunities.