December 4th, 2019

Hilton | Boston Dedham, MA

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Innovator Showcase

Get noticed and pitch to active investors in your industry. Join 100+ Top Innovators presenting across 6 tracks. Best Presenter awards given to one Startup in each track.

Connect & Meet

Join the exclusive community of 1000+ top-tier VC Investors and leading startup Founders. Send direct messages and schedule 1 on 1 meetings with our Event App. Dedicated networking breaks throughout the event.

Investor Insights

Listen to actionable wisdom from Leading VCs and Angels on exciting relevant Panels tailored for you. Get the most out of your conference experience and set yourself up for growth.

More Than 150 VCs Confirmed

Anil Achyuta
TDK Ventures

Omair Ahmed
Echo Health Ventures

Navneet Alag
H.I.G. BioHealth Partners

Mati Amin
Walnut Ventures

Dave Anderson
Supply Chain Ventures

Mark Austin
Viridian Capital

Shannon Austin
Financial Venture Studio

Frank Balas
Emerald Technology Ventures

Anna Batarina
Apple Tree Partners

Kyle Beatty
American Family Ventures

Anthony Bellafiore

Ned Berman
Samsung Catalyst Fund

Matt Bloom
Connecticut Innovations

Carsten Boers
Rhapsody Venture Partners

Greg Bohlen
Union Grove Venture Partners

Lee Bouyea
Fresh Tracks Capital

Maureen Boyce
Good Growth Capital

Eric Breese
Evonik Venture Capital

Nathaniel Brinn
VC23 Investors

Brendan Brits
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments

Peter Bruce-Clark
Social Impact Capital

John Brzezenski
Launchpad Venture Group

Ciara Burnham
QED Investors

Daniel Burstein
Millennium Technology Value Partners

Jeffrey Carter
West Loop Ventures

Kathryn Cartini
Chloe Capital

Anup Chamrajnagar
Point72 Ventures

Sean Cheng
Philips Ventures

Ian Chiang
Flare Capital Partners

Elizabeth Cho-Fertikh
MEDA Angels

Tyler Churchill
Bonfire Ventures

Andrew Clapp
Arc Capital Investors

Brett Cook
F-Prime Capital Partners

Mark Cupta
Prelude Ventures

John Curtin
Waterline Ventures

Tim Del Bello
New York Life Ventures

Kapil Desai
Catalyst Investors

Damien Despinoy
Energy Foundry

Dan Doble
SABIC Ventures

Lisa Dolan
Link Ventures

Tyler Durham
Schlumberger Technology Investments

Laura Easton
Real Ventures

Alec Ellison

James Falkoff

Jonathan Friedlander
Digitalis Ventures

Lisa Frusztajer
Portfolia Enterprise Fund

Stan Fung
FarSight Ventures

Robert Garber
7wire Ventures

Olivia Gaudree
Rokk3r Fuel ExO

Stephen Gilfus
Blackboard Inc.

Elianna Goldstein
Boeing HorizonX Ventures

Alex Golod
Chicago ArchAngels

Emilia Gonzalez
Joyance Ventures

Michelle Gouveia
Sandbox Insurtech Ventures

Edward Greer
Dow Ventures

Vicky Guo
Pearson Ventures

Robert Hamlin
Portag3 Ventures

Jana Hanova
Evok Innovations

Sven Harmsen
NOVA External Ventures Saint-Gobain

Andrew Hartford
Hartford Lab

Chris Ho
Vickers Venture Partners

Ben Jen
Ben Jen Holdings

Del Johnson
Backstage Capital

Jay Karandikar
New Crop Capital

Roman Kikta
Mobility Ventures

Frank Klemens
DuPont Ventures

Jak Knowles
Leaps by Bayer

Diana Kontsevaia
Dell Technologies Capital | Ventures

Luda Kopeikina
DSM Venturing

Elaine Kunda
Disruption Ventures

Ed Lafferty
Saturn Partners

Logan Langberg
Imaginary Ventures

Tiffany Le
Kaiser Permanente Ventures

James Lee
Photon Fund Venture Capital

Claire Leurent
Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JJDC

Debbie Lin
Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund

Darwin Ling
Good AI Capital

Ben Littauer
Walnut Venture Associates

Jim Lockheed
JetBlue Technology Ventures

Mary Long-Irwin
Northern Ontario Angels

Bion Ludwig
Savano Capital Partners

Josh Lumer
Allstate Strategic Ventures

Bernard Lupien
Rhapsody Venture Partners

Daniel Ma
Riverside Technology Capital Solutions

Stephanie Maas
Anzu Partners

Alan MacIntosh
Real Ventures

Saba Malak
Angel Investor

Wasim Malik
Iaso Ventures

Ricky Margolis
ARIE Capital

Hollis McGuire
Impact NH Fund

Theo Mendez
Insight Partners

Mhamed Mengad
Vickers Venture Partners

Philip Mertens
DSM Venturing

Sarah Millar
City Light Capital

David Miller
Clean Energy Ventures

Mark Miller
Good Harbor Partners

Scott Mize
Network Society Ventures

Yiannis Monovoukas
SpringTide Ventures

Craig Mullett
Angel Investor Forum

Clay Norris
Carolinas Fintech Ventures

Michael Pachos
Samsung Ventures

Anna Palmer
XFactor Ventures

Nihar Patel
Journey Venture Partners

Akhilesh Pathipati
MVM Partners

Charles Paul
Henkel Tech Ventures

Caroline Pelletier
Anges Québec

Mike Perry
Link Ventures

Damien Petty
Morpheus Ventures

Valerie Photos
Iaso Ventures

Daniel Pinault
Cycle Capital Management

Benjamin Price
NOVA External Ventures Saint-Gobain

Annie Que
Intact Ventures

Suraj Kumar Rajwani
DoubleRock Venture Capital

Ashley Ramirez
Halogen Ventures

Jeff Ransdell
Rokk3r Fuel ExO

Alison Andrews Reyes
1843 Capital

Mark Robinson
WAVE Equity Partners

Gus Roman
Global Founders Capital

Rob Rosenberg
Prolog Ventures

Brita Rosenheim
Better Food Ventures

Robert Rothman
InFocus Capital Partners

Tayo Sanders
Anzu Partners

Sugam Sarin
American Express Ventures

Gayatri Sarkar
Hype Capital VC Fund

Jennifer Schretter

Brian Schuman
PepsiCo Technology Ventures

Xavier Segura
Tessera Venture Partners

Paul Seidler
Clean Energy Trust

Shantnu Sharma
AMD Ventures

Charles Sidman
ECS Capital Partners

Jason Smith
IP Group

Matt Snow
Greenspring Associates

Vivek Soni
S Cap Cleantech Fund

Adarsh Sowcar
NOVA External Ventures Saint-Gobain

Joseph Spivack
Angel Investor

Lindsay Karas Stencel
Thompson Hine

Neil Swami
Catalyst Health Ventures

Byron Thom
Framework Venture Partners

Michael Thomas
Inova Health System Strategic Investments

Alexander Urban
Shell Ventures

Erica Van
Charles River Ventures

Kutral Veerabadran
Flow Capital

Sonali Vijayavargiya
Augment Ventures

Patrick Walsh
National Grid Partners

George Wang
Global Founders Capital

Raymond Wang
Two Sigma Ventures

John Wei
SABIC Ventures

Jeffrey Weiss
Clean Energy Ventures

Catherine Friend White
Golden Seeds

Henry White
Good Growth Capital

Alex Whitney
ManchesterStory Group

Jacqueline Wibowo
Insight Partners

Tom Wisniewski
Newark Venture Partners

Joanne Wong
REDDS Capital

Zac Yu
Magnet Ventures

Greg Zaic
NMT Capital

Lu Zhang
Fusion Fund

Sebastian Zhou
Alpha Square Group

Chris Zock
Sandbox Insurtech Ventures

Awesome Attendees
Startup Presenters
Featured VCs
$0 Billion
Under Management

The 14th 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 2019 New England Venture Summit is one event you won't want to miss.

This exclusive 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 100 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.

To Apply to Present, Click Here!


High Level Networking

Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.


To Register, Click here!


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.

Partial List of VCs Confirmed

Call For Top Innovators!

Get Noticed » Get Funded » Grow Faster

A select group of more than 100 Top Innovators from the Technology, CleanTech, Life Sciences, Healthcare, EdTech 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
  • Security
  • Software/IT

Life Sciences / Healthcare

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


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


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

Seed Stage Track

If you are a seed stage company seeking angel funding and would like to present check out our seed stage track.

seed pitchfest  

Nominate a Company


Venture Nurturing™

Free access for seed stage startups | 25 Tickets Available


Press Passes

If you qualify and would like a press pass, visit here for details.

Press Pass  

Discount Rates:

To inquire about discounted group, startup, non-profit/government, or student rates* email Rivka at

*There are a limited number of student passes to attend the venture summit at a deeply discounted fee of 40% off. To request a student registration form, please email Rivka a scan of your current student ID and current transcript.


Diamond Sponsors

Burns & Levinson LLP

Coaching Sponsors

Troutman Pepper LLP

Platinum Sponsors

EisnerAmper LLP

Gold Sponsors

Invest in Bavaria
Duff & Phelps
Truss Holdings
Validation Institute

Venture Sponsors

Evonik Industries

Silver Sponors


Breakfast Sponsors


Conference App Sponsors


Industry Partners

Georgia Bio
Asia Cloud Computing Association
The Internet of Things Council
Startup One Stop
Indiana Health Industry Forum IHIF
Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance
Women in Technology International
New England Women in Energy and the Environment (NEWIEE)
New England Israel Business Council NEIBC
Vermont Technology Alliance VTTA
Israel Advanced Technology Industries IATI
Action Innovation Network
EdTech Update
FinTech Weekly
Austin Technology Incubator
Women Who Code
Orthodox Jewish Chamber of Commerce OJC
University of Navarra IESE Business School
Women’s Startup Lab
TiE Boston
Asia-Pacific Youth Entrepreneurship Foundation APYEF
Health and Technology District
French Tech Boston
Research Triangle Cleantech Cluster
Starthub Boston
FinTech Australia
National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC)
Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA)
Private Banking
National Veteran Owned Business Association (NaVOBA)
Connected Vehicle Trade Association
All Events in City
New Hampshire Tech Alliance
LA Fintech
Leaders in Pharmaceutical Business Intelligence
Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire
Energy Central
Tampa Bay Tech
Association for Women In Science Massachusetts Chapter AWIS
FinTech Scotland
Hero Story
Enterprising Women Foundation
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
Black Women in STEAM
Israeli-American Council Boston (IAC)
Illinois VC Association (IVCA)
French American Chamber of Commerce
National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Silicon Valley Chapter

Join The Network!