WHAT YOU WILL LEARN
Innovationsin consumer hardware & data.
Businessdiscussions around the state of fundraising, retail, exit strategies, etc.
18:30-19:00 - Registration & Startup delicacies
19:00-19:45 - Panel Discussion
19:45-20:30 - Networking
1. 2018: The Year Consumer Electronics Died?
What's the current state of connected consumer hardware? What did we learn from CES, & what trends will stick? Have a series of big flops brought down consumer hardware or will it bounce back? Join us for a panel overview of the state of hardware as we move into 2018.
JacobFlood, CEO at Mindset
Sam Hickman, CEO at JOY
Roy Morejon, President at Enventys Partners
CyrilEbersweiler, HAX Founder & MD
HAX is solving the world's problems through hardware.
#1 Seed investor & accelerator for Hardware with over 200 investments (50:50 B2B & B2C)
#1 Investor in Health Tech Devices
#1 In Hardware Crowdfunding (>80 campaigns, 11 in the world's Top 100)
One Program, Two Locations: Shenzhen (Prototyping) & San Francisco (Fundraising & Sales).
Creator of the "Lean Hardware" methodology.
Follow-ons investors include Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures, A16Z, GGV Capital, Xiaomi & more.
Contributors to TechCrunch & Forbes on hardware trends
For more information about the program:www.hax.co