Internet of Things:Tech and Investing Trends
Understand emerging tech trends, investment opportunities and hear startups pitch investors.
We address these issues with a focus on software, hardware, and core technologies;:
IoT (core technologies) and IoE – Real or Hype?
Market Opportunity for value chain: users and suppliers, equipment and material suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, end users, device makers
Best practices and key enablers
Requirements and implications for devices and applications
Suppliers for IOT: silicon, platforms, software, and ecosystems, sensors, chips
- Storage management
- Ultra low power technologies
- Virtualization technologies and network management.
Demo table;If you ahve a demo table, you will get a 6 foor table with Wifi and outlet. You can set up at 6pm for networking which begins at 6:30.
Pitch: Bring a flash drive which you will load onto our PC by 5:30 for the pitch session.
Refunds: we do not offer refunds but you can transfer ticket or credit for future event.
4:45-6:30 Panel on IOT
Panel of angels, investors, VCs, and corporate execs to discuss market opportunities.
Followed by startup pitch and demos
Investors on Panel:
- Curtis Feeny, Manging Director, Voyager Capital
- Steve Goldberg, Partner, Venrock
- Angel Orrantia, Business Development and Marketing Director, SKTA Innopartners
- Michael Yang, Managing Director, Comcast Ventures, Silicon Valley Office
Jim DiSanto,Managing Partner, Motus Ventures
- Moderator: Jean Baptiste Su, Forbes 360, Tech Writer
6:30-8:30 Networking, drinks, food, demo tables
Who Should Attend:
Startups, tech, investors, consumer electronics, enterprise, web development, chip design,venture capitalists, angels, small business owners, media and entertainment professionals, retail owners, entrepreneurs, mobile, Internet, digital media, startups, service providers, legal, financial services.
STARTUPS Register to Pitch (THESE SPOTS SELL OUT QUICKLY)
For this event, startups must be relevant to hardware or Internet of Things categories. If you are not sure, send us an email. Demo@Angellaunch.com
Startups can register to pitch for 3 to 7 minutes on relevant session; followed by 2 to 4 minutes comments from judges. The judges evaluate the pitches and investment prospects for the company. Each session consists of a one hour panel by investors and startups, and 50 minutes of venture pitch presentations for 3-5 minutes each. In order to pitch, register for DEMO PITCH item above.
INVESTORS OR TECH EXPERTS APPLY TO SPEAK:
Investors, Startups, Corporate Execs can apply to speak on our panels. 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.
HOST A DEMO EXHIBITOR TABLE OR SPONSOR $95
Host a demo table during networking to meet investors; customers, and partners. Includes Wifi and electrical outlet Purchase on links above. Demo tables offered from 6-9pm
Who should demo:
Startups, tech solution providers for products, services or applications such as: consumer electronics, software, computers, hardware, eCommerce, payment and billing solutions, recruiters, outsourcing, legal, apps, digital media, devices, digital asset management, 3D, mobile, cameras, video, equipment, hardware, software, services, applications, editing, web services, broadband applications, devices, games, research firms, and professional service providers.
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
Michael graduated from Harvard University with an M.B.A. and the University of Pennsylvania with a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School.
In case he is accused of joining any bandwagons, Michael likes to make it clear that he became a Yankees fan as a toddler.
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.