Business Start Up Resources Tech Events Tech Jobs Tech News January 18, 2018 BY Barbara Bitner

Special Invitation: Venture Summit

Call for Top Innovators to present to leading Investors (details below).

Nevada County Tech Connection is pleased to announce its sponsorship and invite you to attend Venture Summit | West presented by youngStartup Ventures.
Special discount. Use discount code “NCTCVIP” and receive 10% off the 50% reduced “early bird” rates.

Venture Summit | West

March 13th – 14th, 2018 | Santa Clara Convention Center | Santa Clara, CA

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Come meet, interact and network with more than 500 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 March 13th – 14th, 2018 at the Santa Clara Conference Center, Sana Clara, CA.

Whether you’re a startup seeking capital and exposure, 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 full-day 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 75 Investors on interactive panels; presentations by more than 50 companies seeking funding, and high-level networking opportunities.

Partial list of over 75 VCs confirmed to attend include:

Anjula Acharia
Partner
Trinity Ventures

Shan Aggarwal
Investor
Greycroft Partners

Grant Allen
Managing Director
ABB Technology Ventures

Andrew Beebe
Managing Director
Obvious Ventures

Scott Belsky
Venture Partner
Benchmark

Jacques Benkoski
Partner
U.S. Venture Partners

Ashley Bittner
Investor
Owl Ventures

Kris Bjornerud
General Partner
Wavemaker Partners

Terri Burns
Principal
Google Ventures

Leah Busque
General Partner
FUEL Capital

Amit Chaturvedy
Head of IoT Investments
Cisco Investments

Kathleen Collins
Principal
Industry Ventures

Asha Collins
Investor
Pipeline Angels

Rafael Costa
Partner
Vulcan Capital

Sanjit Singh Dang
Director
Intel Capital

Marianne De Backer
Vice President Venture Investments
Johnson & Johnson Innovation

Angelo Del Priore
Partner
HP Tech Ventures

Lidiya Dervisheva
Investor
G2VP

Cong Ding
Investor
Comcast Ventures

Vijay Doradla
Director
Verizon Ventures

Tim Draper
Founder & Managing Partner
Draper Associates

Jeff Ellington
Investor
FUEL Capital

Laura Evans
Investor
Wildcat Venture Partners

Banafsheh Fathieh
Principal
Naspers Ventures

Mark Fields
Partner
Alsop Louie Partners

Victoria Fram
Co-Founder & Managing Director
VilCap Investments

Andrew Goldberg
Principal
Vivo Capital

Rashmi Gopinath
Partner
Microsoft Ventures

Kanu Gulati
Principal
Khosla Ventures

Yash Hemaraj
Principal
Benhamou Global Ventures

Francis Ho
Managing Director and Head of Digital Health
Samsung Catalyst Fund

Carolina Huaranca
Principal
Kapor Capital

Villi Iltchev
Partner
August Capital

Jennifer Kaehms
Investor
Canvas Ventures

Ansaf Kareem
Partner
Lightspeed Venture Partners

Eylul Kayin
Investor
NEA

Eva Khoo
Principal
Vertex Ventures

Jocelyn Kinsey
Investor
DFJ

Lauren Kolodny
Partner
Aspect Ventures

Gabriel Kra
Managing Director
Prelude Ventures

Shripriya Mahesh
Partner
Omidyar Network

Lisa Marrone
Principal
August Capital

Susan Mason
General Partner
Aligned Partners

Brad McManus
Investment Director
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital

SC Moatti
Managing Partner
Mighty Capital

Alex Morgan
Principal
Kholsa Ventures

Ben Narasin
Venture Partner
NEA

Suman Natarajan
Vice President
Citi Ventures

T.T. Nguyen Duc
Managing Director
Pearson Affordable Learning Fund

Marlon Nichols
Co-founder & Managing Partner
Cross Culture Ventures

Vivek Pandita
Managing Director
TriplePoint Capital

Ulrich Quay
Managing Partner
BMW i Ventures

Aanand Radia
Managing Director
University Ventures

Vivek Ramaswami
Investor
Redpoint Ventures

Bill Reichert
Managing Director
Garage Technology Ventures

Praveen Sahay
Founder & Managing Director
WAVE Equity Partners

Priya Saiprasad
Principal
Microsoft Ventures

Maria Salamanca
Investment Associate
Unshackled Ventures

Ken Sawyer
Partner
Saints Capital

Lindsay Sharma
Vice President
Industry Ventures

Abhishek Sharma
Investor
Nexus Venture Partners

Abhishek Shukla
Managing Director
GE Ventures

Ajit Singh
Partner
Artiman Ventures

Tanya Soman
Venture Partner
500 Startups

Pedro Sorrentino
Co-founder and Managing Partner
ONEVC

Li Sun
Investor
Bessemer Venture Partners

Sydney Sykes
Investor
NEA

Sydney Thomas
Investor & Head of Operations
Precursor Ventures

Leigh Thompson
Investor
Dow Ventures

Esther Tricoche
Partner
NewSchools Venture Fund

Sophia Viklund
Managing Director
Golden Seeds

Tim Wang
Investor
Westly Group

Phoebe Wang
Principal
BP Ventures

Lu Zhang
Managing Partner
Fusion Fund

Kevin Zhang
Investor
Bain Capital Ventures

REGISTER NOW and Save!

This conference will be attended by the best people in the industry. Please register early to avoid disappointment. 

CALL 212-202-1002: to inquire about group rates, register by phone or to request more information.

DISCOUNTS:
• 50% off Early Bird registration savings is available for a limited time!  Use Promotional code NCTCVIP and receive an extra 10% off the 50% Early Bird rates.

• NC Tech Connection has made special arrangements for people in our county to receive an additional discount of 10% off the existing 50% reduced “early bird” rates. Go to: http://bit.ly/2r4wMXE  and enter discount code NCTCVIP.

Call for TOP INNOVATORS!

Get Noticed > Get Funded > Grow Faster

A pre-screened group of more than 50 early stage companies seeking capital from the Technology, Life Sciences/Healthcare, CleanTech and Edtech 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 or Nominate a company:

To be considered for one of the Top Innovator slots click here: http://bit.ly/2r4wMXE

NC Tech Connection is pleased to be an industry partner with youngStartup Ventures at this event.

We hope many of our Nevada County tech community can attend and take advantage of this opportunity!