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StartUp World 2018

VC Taskforce

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PDT)

StartUp World 2018

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What is the VC Taskforce StartUP World Conference?


StartUP World provides a very high investor-to-attendee ratio,
which means you can easily meet investors on our panels.

We make time for you to question our panelists.

Our conference is more favorable for investors remembering you.

Come hear issues investors say stand in the way of you
or your company being considered for funding.

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StartUP World conference is a full day of investor panels and
investor workshops designed specifically to help you in your funding process.

At this event you’ll get funding advice and guidance directly from investors
as to what they want and expect from your start-up company seeking funding.

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Register now if you want to meet our investors on April 25th

 

 

StartUP World 2018

 

Agenda

8:00-9:00 Check-in, Networking
9:00 – 9:10

Welcome

June Riley, CEO, VC Taskforce

Tom O’Malley, CEO, Convetit
9:10-9:40

Keynote:

Chris Yeh, General Partner, Wasabi Ventures Global
9:40-10:00

Legal Presentation Relevant to Start-ups:

Steve Wurzburg, Partner, Pillsbury
10:00-11:00

The Entrepreneur as a Potential Investment ~

The Investors' Perspective

Moderator: Ron Weissman, Band of Angels

Panel:

  • Allan Young, Piedmont Partners Group Ventures,
  • Carol Sands, Managing Partner, Angels’ Forum
  • Crystal Huang, GGV Capital
  • Jean Kovacs, President, HBS Alumni Angels
break  
11:15-12:00

How Fundable is Your Team?

Moderator: Curtis Feeny, Managing Director,

Voyager Capital and Silicon Valley Data Capital

Panel:

  • Shuo Chen, General Partner, Agile VC
  • Ben Narasin, Venture Partner, NEA
  • John Scull, Managing Director, Southern Cross Venture Partners
  • SC Moatti, Managing Partner, Mighty Capital     
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00-2:00

The First Six Months After Funding -  

What Does the Investor Expect?

Moderator: Leon Wong

Panel:

  • Yasemin Kliman, Co-President, Harvard Business School Angels
  • Arjun Chopra, Partner, Floodgate
  • Mengyao Ella Li, Senior Director of Investment, ZGC Capital Corporation
  • Yoni Blau, Managing Director, LabIX
2:00-2:45

StartUp Workshop - The Art of Raising Capital:

Bill Reichert, Managing Director, Garage Technology Ventures
break  
3:00-4:30

ICOs 101: Workshop

  • Kartik Gada, Executive Director, Woodside Capital
  • Japheth Dillman, Cheif Strategy Officer, AML BitCoin
  • Peter Relan, YouWeb Incubator
4:00-5:30

Mistakes Entrepreneurs Make When Seeking Funding:

Moderator: Max Shapiro, Keiretsu Forum                                              

Panel:                                                                                                                 

  • Aaron Michel, Partner, 1984 Ventures
  • Maryanne Morrow, Keiretsu Forum
  • Lilia Shirman, Managing Director, Golden Seeds
  • Shubhra Jain, Senior Associate, Cota Capital
  • John Ricci, President, US Angels
6:30 Conference Ends
Have questions about StartUp World 2018? Contact VC Taskforce

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Pillsbury Law
2550 Hanover St
Palo Alto, 94304

Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM (PDT)


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VC Taskforce is an organization committed to enhancing collaboration in the venture community.  Visionary thinking, uncensored questions and opinionated discussions around pressing issues that face members are hallmarks of events. Today, more than 20,000 members and participants have been actively involved in VC Taskforce.

 

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CEO, VC Taskforce
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E-mail: june@vctaskforce.com

  

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