December 9th, 2009

Hilton | Boston Dedham

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

Fouad Azzam, Ph.D
Life Sciences Partners

Michael Balmuth
Edison Ventures

David Beisel
Venrock Partners

Elon S. Boms
Launch Capital

Roel Bulthuis
Merck Serono Ventures

Tom Cain
Greener Capital

Jon Chait
Dace Ventures

Andrew Clapp
Arc Capital Investors

Dennis R. Costello
Braemar Energy Ventures

Alan Crane
Polaris Venture Partners

Teodoro Forcht Dagi
HLM Venture Partners

Issam Dairanieh
BP Ventures

Diana Propper de Callejon
Expansion Capital Partners

Jens W. Eckstein
TVM Capital

Jeffrey T. Emig
Brook Venture Partners

Joyce Erony
Signet Healthcare Partners

Douglas Fambrough
Oxford Bioscience Partners

Matt Fates
Pulse Ventures

Lewis Gersh
Metamorphic Ventures

Allison Goldberg
Time Warner Investments

Steven Gullans, Ph.D.
Excel Venture Management

Todd Hixon
New Atlantic Ventures

Stephen Knight
Fidelity Biosciences

Stephen M. Krupa
Psilos Group Managers

Steven London
Troutman Pepper

Eddie Lou
OCA Ventures

Adam Marchick
Bain Capital Ventures

Paul Margolis
Longworth Venture Partners

Chuck McDermott
Rockport Capital Partners

Chip Meakem
Kodiak Venture Partners

Patrick O’Neill
Connecticut Innovations

Scott Requadt
Clarus Ventures

Rosemary Ripley

Gavin B. Samuels, M.D., MBA
Teva Innovative Ventures

Jim Sanger
ABS Ventures

Miles Spencer
Vaux les Ventures

Amit Srivastava
Cycle Capital Management

David J. Thibodeau Jr.
Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Josef Volman
Burns & Levinson LLP

Marc Weiser
RPM Ventures

More to be Announced

Years Experience
VCs confirmed
$0 Billion
Under Management
Awesome Attendees

The 4th annual New England Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers.

Whether you are an investor seeking access to new deals, or founder and/or CEO of a new venture looking for funding, visibility and growth, The 2009 New England Venture Summit is one event you won't want to miss.

This exclusive full-day Venture Capital Summit will feature:

Venture Panels

Hear top tier VCs, Corporate VCs and Angel Investors on the key issues facing Investors and Startup CEOs alike. Industry experts will provide updated analyses and share their experience with the audience.

To Apply to Speak, Click here!


Company Presentations

Discover more than 50 of the hottest early stage and emerging growth technology, mobile, life sciences, healthcare IT, clean-tech and ed-tech innovators as they present live to leading investors.

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High Level Networking

Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.

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Audience Profile: Venture Capitalists, angel investors, corporate VCs, CEOs, CFOs and other senior management of early stage and emerging growth ventures, technology transfer professionals and premium services firms.

Call For Top Innovators!

Get Noticed » Get Funded » Grow Faster

A select group of more than 50 Top Innovators from the Technology, CleanTech, Life Sciences, Healthcare, MedTech, and FinTech 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.

To apply, your company must be privately held and ideally come from one of the following industry sectors:


  • Mobile
  • Internet/Digital Media
  • IoT
  • EdTech
  • Security
  • Software/IT

Life Sciences / Healthcare

  • BioTech
  • Diagnostics
  • Drug Discovery
  • Healthcare IT
  • Pharma


  • Banking
  • Blockchain
  • Insurtech
  • Personal Finance
  • Payments
  • Predictive Analytics


  • Energy Efficiency
  • Energy Generation
  • Energy Infrastructure
  • Energy Storage
  • Transportation
  • Water & Wastewater

Founding Sponsors

youngStartup Ventures

Diamond Sponsors

Burns & Levinson LLP
Troutman Pepper LLP

Coaching Sponsors

HBSR Hamilton Brook Smith Reynolds

Platinum Sponsors


Venture Sponsors

ABS Ventures

Gold Sponsors

Capital Advisors Group

Silver Sponsors

Connecticut Innovations
Microsoft BizSpark

Contributing Sponsors


Industry Partners

Massachusetts Biomedical Initiatives MBI
North Shore Technology Council
VVN Vermont Venture Network

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