February 28, 2017

Venture Summit | West

Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance is pleased to announce its sponsorship and invite you to attend Venture Summit | West

Special offer:  Use discount code “CATAVIP” and receive $100 off the current rate to register.

Venture Summit | West

February 28th – March 1st, 2017| Computer History Museum | Mountain View, CA 

Where Innovation Meets Capital


Come meet, interact and network with more than 600 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, investment bankers, and CEOs of early-stage and emerging-growth companies at the prestigious Venture Summit | West being held on February 28th – March 1st, 2017 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA.

Whether you’re a startup seeking venture or angel funding; or an Investor seeking new deals, Venture Summit | West presented by
youngStartup Ventures – is one event you won’t want to miss.

A highly productive venture conference, Venture Summit | West is dedicated to showcasing VCs, Corporate VCs and angel investors committed to funding early stage and emerging companies.

This exclusive summit will feature a distinguished line up of more than 100 Investors; presentations by more than 50 cutting edge innovators seeking funding, and high-level networking opportunities.

Partial list of featured VCs confirmed to speak and judge includes:
Omid Akhavan, Principal, MVM Life Science Partners | Mark Austin, Partner, Bright Capital | Eric Bahn, Venture Partner, 500 Startups | Angela Bao, Senior Investment Manager, Sinovation Ventures | Parker Barrile, Partner, Norwest Venture Partners | Ashley Beckner, Associate, Omidyar Network | Sandeep Bhadra, Principal, Menlo Ventures | Ashley Bittner, Principal, Owl Ventures | Neda Blocho, Partner, Pear | Kiki Broe, Senior Associate, Three Leaf Ventures | Claire Celeste Carnes, Partner, Providence Ventures | Noah Carr, Principal, Bain Capital Ventures | Joanne Chen, Partner, Foundation Capital | Iana Dimkova, Director, GE Ventures | Cong Ding, Investor, Comcast Ventures | Dan Doble, Senior Technology Manager, SABIC Ventures | Monica Dodi, Co -Founder & Managing Director, The Women’s Venture Capital Fund | Yizhen Dong, Principal, Eleven Two Capital | Doug Dooley, Investor, Venrock | Ted Driscoll, Partner, Decheng Capital | Marah Dudenhoeffer, Manager, Verizon Ventures | Andrew ElBardissi, Principal, Longitude Capital | Chenoa Farnsworth, Managing Director, Blue Startups | Curtis Feeny, Partner, Voyager Capital | Rayfe Gaspar-Asaoka, Associate, Canaan Partners | Frederik Groce, Analyst, Storm Ventures | Isabelle Hau, Partner, Omidyar Network | Brian Heimberg, Investment Director, Tsing Capital | Yashwanth Hemaraj, Principal, Benhamou Global Ventures | Mar Hershenson, Founding Managing Partner, Pear | Eylul Kayin, Associate, NEA | Sean Kearney, Managing Director, Three Leaf Ventures | Maxwell Kim, Associate, InterWest Partners | Angela Tran Kingyens, Partner, Version One Ventures | Masashi Kiyomine, Investment Director, Mitsui & Co. Global Investment | Vanessa Larco, Partner, NEA | Jake Latcham, Venture Principal, Schlumberger Technology Corporation | Noah Lewis, Managing Director, GE Ventures | Larry Li, Managing Partner, Amino Capital | Robin Li, Vice President, GGV Capital | Alexander Lim, Senior Associate, Institutional Venture Partners | Ryan Han Liu, Associate, IPV Capital | Susan Liu, Vice President, Scale Venture Partners | Jillian Manus, Managing Partner, Structure Capital | Susan Mason, Managing Director & Co Founder, Aligned Partners | Brad McManus, Director of Investments, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital | Winter Mead, Vice President, Sapphire Ventures | Tytus Michalski, Managing Partner, Fresco Capital | SC Moatti, Managing Director, The Angels’ Forum | Saam Motamedi, Investor, Greylock Partners | Mariya Osadchaya-Isa, Principle, Speedinvest | Min Park, Investor, Samsung Ventures | Preetha Parthasarathy, Investment Director, Intel Capital | Mar Perez, Principal, VentureHealth | Colleen Poynton, Vice President, Core Innovation Capital | Nasir Qadree, Head of Education, Village Capital | Ulrich Quay, Managing Director, BMW i Ventures | Vivek Ramaswami, Investor, Redpoint Ventures | Bill Reichert, Managing Director, Garage Technology Ventures | Evan Renov, Partner, Beechwood Ventures | Renee Ryan, Vice President, Johnson & Johnson Innovation | Praveen Sahay, Managing Director, WAVE Equity Partners | Akhil Saklecha, Managing Director, Artiman Ventures | Jake Saper, Principal, Emergence Capital | Ken Sawyer, Managing Director & Founder, Saints Capital | Justin Schmidt, Partner, Aadya Capital | Kimmy Scotti, Partner, 8VC | Kim Seals, Managing Director, Golden Seeds | Abhishek Sharma, Vice President, Nexus Venture Partners | Jacob Shea, Partner, Structure Capital | Richard Simoni, Managing Director, Asset Management Ventures | Michael Staton, Partner, Learn Capital | Deborah Stephens Stauffer, Principal, Atrium Capital | Li Sun, Senior Associate, Bessemer Venture Partners | Gaurav Tewari, Managing Director, Citi Ventures | Leigh Thompson, Senior Technology Scout, Dow Ventures | Esther Tricoche, Partner, NewSchools Venture Fund | Claude Vachet, Managing Partner, Cycle Capital Management | Marc Van Den Berg, Partner, DBL Partners | Alexander Vidiborskiy, Senior Associate, Runa Capital | Sonali Vijayavargiya, Founder & Managing Director, Augment Ventures | Tim Wang, Investor, The Westly Group | Paul J. Weinstein, Partner, Azure Capital Partners | Phyllis Whiteley, Venture Partner, Wildcat Venture Partners | Seth Winterroth, Partner, Eclipse | Henry Wong, Chairman, Diamond TechVentures | Darren Young, Investor, Micron Ventures | Ilan Zipkin, Senior Investment Director, Takeda Ventures | Rick Zullo, Vice President, Lightbank and many more.

Special Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance discount:

Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance is a sponsor and has made special arrangement for our extended network to receive a special discount of $100 off.

To Register now and receive the special discount, click here and enter discount code “CATAVIP“.

Get Noticed > Get Funded > Grow Faster

A select group of more than 50 Top
from the Technology, Life Sciences/Healthcare, Healthcare IT, Clean-Tech and Ed-tech sectors will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to an exclusive audience of Venture Capitalists, Private Investors, Investment Bankers, Corporate Investors, and Strategic Partners.

Apply to Present:

Seeking Venture Funding / Seed Stage Funding:
To be considered for one of the Top Innovator presentation slots and/or request more details, click here

We hope you can join us for the exclusive forum.

Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance & youngStartup Ventures

Special thanks to the sponsors:
Dorsey & Whitney, LLP., National Science Foundation, Sherwood Partners, Mongotel, Cartika, Camargo Pharmaceutical Services, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, Center for Israeli Innovation, Shufflrr, Israel Startup Network, Startup Onestop, Cleantech San Diego, Citybizlist, Bio Alberta, FreeMind, Draper Associates, Silicon Valley Startup Incubation and Acceleration Network, Licensing Executives Society Silicon Valley Chapter, GSAS Harvard Biotechnology Club, BayBrazil, TechLAB Innovation Center & CCICE, and Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance.

To inquire about group rates or for more information contact Rivka@youngstartup.com