FUNDING THE BEST IN GLOBAL INNOVATION II
Creating The First Global Ecosystem
A 2-day conference bringing together a first-of-its-kind global ecosystem developed to close the gap between the NYC venture community and top tech startups from overseas entering the US market via New York.
Funding The Best In Global Innovation II (February 20-21, NYC) is a must-attend 2-day conference for investors, entrepreneurs, mentors, service providers and members of the global startup community, focused on discussing trends in venture funding, entrepreneurship and the role of startup ecosystems in facilitating global innovation entering the US market.
Featuring Keynote speaker David Kidder (Co-Founder & CEO of Clickable and author of 'The Startup Playbook'), as well as leading NYC-based venture capitalists from Venrock, IA Ventures, ff Venture Capital, Bloomberg Ventures, FirstMark Capital, Greycroft Partners, RRE, RTP Ventures, Blumberg Capital, Highpeaks Ventures Partners and many other top global investors, attendees will have intimate access to the NYC venture community and 10 of the top global startups shaping our world.
Our unique conference panels will discuss:
- Silicon Valley vs. Silicon Alley: Where Should Your US Base Be?
- What If There Weren't VCs? Alternative Sources Of Funding For Your Startup
- Consumer Web Or Enterprise Software? Zooming In On The Next Opportunity In Venture
- Been There, Done That.. Entrepreneurs Turned Investors Share Their Take On What It Looks Like On The Other Side.
- Passing The First Line Of Defense - Top NYC-Based VC Professionals Share Secrets On How You Can Get Your Startup Inside The Best Funds in NY
Conference speakers include:
David Pakman - Partner, Venrock Associates
Benjamin Siscovick - Partner, IA Ventures
Inaki Berenguer - Co-Founder, Pixable
Bruce Taragin - Managing Director, Blumberg Capital
Brian Cohen - Professional Angel, Chairman of New York Angels
Matt Turck - VC, Bloomberg Ventures
Phil Mayer - Principal, Palm Ventures
Jeff Parkinson - Investment Professional, KEC Holdings
Kirill Sheynkman - Senior Managing Director, RTP Ventures
John Frankel - Partner, ff Venture Capital
William Peng - Associate, Raptor Ventures
David Teten - Partner, ff Venture Capital
Esther Dyson - Global Angel Investor
Paul Cianciolo - Senior Associate, FirstMark Capital
Ellie Wheeler - Senior Associate, Greycroft Partners
Adam Ludwin - Principal, RRE Ventures
Rahul Gandhi - Principal, High Peaks Venture Partners
Ann Li - Executive Vice President, Center for Economic Transformation, City of New York
Don't miss this opportunity to join the first global ecosystem breaking down geographic barriers and creating a real bridge for global innovation and investment opportunities.
Look forward to seeing you on February 20th!
The WIN Team