Please note: If you previously requested free tickets for our CES LaunchFEST event, that request was for an evening party 5-8pm which was cancelled for this year. Instead, we are producing a separate lunch panel and program, but you must purchase ticket to attend.
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For Investors and Startups--Attracting Funding for Startups, and Tech Trends for 2015
MEET SILICON VALLEY INVESTORS AND PITCH YOUR STARTUPS FOR MILLIONS IN FUNDS\
Want to learn how to deals with Silicon Valley and meet angels and VCS? This is your chance.
Angel Launch is a leading producer of business events and venture forums connecting startups to investors in San Francisco and Los Angeles. This is our sixth year producing a venture pitch program, networking, demos and party at CES. If you requested a ticket on our other page, you MUST now purchase a ticket here to attend. Space is limited to only 100.
If you previously applied for an invite to an evening program, that event was cancelled. Instead we are now producing this separate event. You must now purchase a ticket to attend. This event is not affiliated with CES but takes place the day before.
This is how it works:
You purchase a ticket. We hold the panel and program for two hours. During that time startups that registered in advance pitch a panel of national investors representing millions in funds, primarily angels and high net worth individuals, but also some VCs. Following the program; we will have a one hour networking reception with demo tables.
SPACE IS LIMITED TO 100 ATTENDEES & 25 STARTUPS PITCHING SO BOOK NOW TO RESERVE.
Looking for parties at CES? These are not our parties, but its a great list. You have to register for them on their website and some are invite only. Use this link.
STARTUPS THAT ARE CONFIRMED TO PITCH;
Dirk Kanngiesser-- Seebright
Yan Auerbach-- SpeechTrans
Raj Sareen -- Styku
Asad Shah --- Activa Financial LLC
Jonas Wistrand -- Sudio
Sam Kleinman -- Craze
Michel Coderre-- Kwilt Inc.
Kayvan Mirza-- Optinvent
Ben Isaacson -- Viawear (3)
Corey Egan -- ilumi solutions inc.
Charles Napier -- Turba.TV
Hari Seedhar--- Soen Audio
Hhoang Nhu-- Kooltechs Inc
Frances Ayalasomayajula-- I-Belong
James O'Keeffe-- LiveSpace
Anoop Swaminath--BMT Stealth
Shared Demo Table Exhibitors
Bob Oliveira Hearing Components
Jeff Fulkerson Badu Networks
Amit Shemesh Same Speech Inc
Our speakers will address:
How can startups attract funding from angels and VCs?What are critical factors to assess and build valuation for startups in this market?How do Fortune 500 companies form partnerships with startups and investors to identify new R&D areas
1:00-2:00 Chinese Banquet Neworking Lunch seated with investors
Delicious Seven Course Menu Includes: Wonton soup; Roast duck; Mixed vegetables; Sautéed fillet rock cod w/ black beans sauce; Eggplant w/ garlic sauce; Kung pau chicken;Yang chow fried rice; dessert.
2:00-4:30 Panel and Venture Pitch to Investors
4:30-5:30 Networking Reception with Demo Tables
Meet investors following panel
1:00-2:00 Chinese Banquet Lunch and Network with Investors
We will place at least one investor at each table during some part of meal.
2:00-4:30 Panel and Venture Pitch to Investors
Investing Trends and Raising Funding from Angels and VCs, with Venture Pitch
SPEAKERS and INVESTORS
- Salil Pradhan, Partner, DraperNexus (San Francisco Bay area)
- Curtis Feeny, Managing Director, Voyager Capital (SF Bay)
- Michael Yang, Managing Director, Comcast Ventures (SF Bay)
- Alex Suh, California Technology Ventures (Los Angeles)
- John Occhipinti, Partner, Relay Ventures (SF Bay)
- George Arabian, Partner, Steelhead Ventures (SF Bay)
- Joe Jasin, Managing Director, DNA Partners (SF Bay)
- Stephan Reckie, Angelus Funding (Denver)
Hear from venture capitalists, angel investors and strategic investors on how to obtain funding, hot areas of investing, relationships with investors, and attracting capital._________________________________________________
STARTUPS SEEKING $200,000 TO $2M OR MID STAGE COMPANIES SEEKING GROWTH CAPITAL FROM $1-10M CAN REGISTER TO PITCH THE PANEL ON LINKS ABOVE:
Selected startups give a 3-7 minutes pitch to the panel of investors and hear their feedback.
Our topics include:
- Enterprise: Big data, analytics, software
- Hardware: devices, consumer electronics, wearables, sensors
- Games: mobile, social, platforms, console, web
- Consumer: Digital media, content, music, games, video, Tv, film
- Internet of Things: enterprise, consumer, devices
- Connected Cars and automotive
- Health and wellness: sensors, mobile and digital solutions, medical devices
- CleanTech/Green Tech
- Mobile: Apps, Platforms, Tablets, iOS, Android, Windows
- Security: privacy, data, monitoring
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 ON LINKS ABOVE (THESE SPOTS SELL OUT QUICKLY)
Startups can register to pitch for 3 to 7 minutes on relevant session; followed by comments from judges. The judges evaluate the pitches and investment prospects for the company. In order to pitch, register for DEMO PITCH item above.
WHO SHOULD REGISTER TO PITCH
Startups or MidStage companies in all areas of tech, 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
INVESTORS, ANGELS 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
Host a demo table during networking to meet investors; customers, and partners. Includes Wifi and electrical outlet Purchase on links above.
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 310 621-6850 or Info@angellaunch.com
When & Where
Angel Launch produce events which connects startups to investors to help launch early and midstage ventures. We hold seminars, mixers, conferences and venture forums in LA and the SF bay area. Our events have generated millions in funding for startups and mid growth companies, and provide partnership opportunities for business growth.