August 4 - 6, 2020

This year’s summit is going Online
We’re dedicated to helping cutting-edge innovators and leading investors connect. VSVCG20 will be an engaging and immersive [live] interactive virtual summit providing startups the opportunity to gain the visibility they need and investors access to vetted deal flow.

100 private company presentations
Watch top founders from the hottest startups present

1-on-1 Networking
Sessions
Meet one-on-one with founders, investors or strategic partners via video.

Investor Panels + Startup Bootcamp Sessions
Watch and listen to leading investors and experts live from the comfort of your home

FEATURED
KEYNOTE

JEFF HOFFMAN

Co-Founder



MEET OUR FIRST 220 FEATURED INVESTORS


Coleman Adams
Clean Energy Venture Group

Nick Adams
Differential Ventures

Randy Adler
Barton LLP

Uri Adoni
ManaTech

Susan Akbarpour
Candou Ventures

Grant Allen
Schneider Electric Ventures

Robert Allen
Evok Innovations

Logan Allin
Fin Venture Capital

Milad Alucozai
Entrepreneur First

Anjan Aralihalli
CTI Life Sciences

Doug Atkin
Communitas Capital Partners

Mark Austin
Viridian Impact

Amolak Badesha
Sand Hill Angels

Dushan Batrovic
Antera

Jackie Bennett
SJF Ventures

Tom Bennett
Arctaris Capital

Reetika Bhardwaj
ARCH Venture Partners

Wade Bitaraf
Plug and Play

Sim Blaustein
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments

Greg Bohlen
Union Grove Venture Partners

Tanya Boyko
ArcTern Ventures

Madi Bradley
Healthy Ventures

Hilla Brenner
Techstars

Rene Buck
BCI Global

Pratik Budhdev
Volvo Cars Tech Fund

Maria Buitron
Piva Venture Capital

Dan Burstein
Millennium Technology Value Partners

Patrick Cairns
Union Grove Venture Partners

Joel Camacho
New U Venture Partners

Peter Campitiello
McCarter & English, LLP

Graham Carey
Emerald Technology Ventures

Adam Carson
Point72 Ventures

Kathryn Cartini
Chloe Capital

Vincent Caruso
DBL Partners

André Chabaneix
Blue Bear Capital

Rima Chakrabarti
KdT Ventures

Anup Chamrajnagar
Point72 Ventures

Ray Chan
K5 Ventures

Jill Chapman
Insperity

Elizabeth Cho-Fertikh
MEDA Angels

Nelson Chu
Kinetic Ventures

Andrew Clapp
Arc Capital Investors

Conor Clifford
E. ON

Alexandra Clunies-Ross
Artesian Venture Partners

Dan Conley
Angels + Life.Sci Investors

Jay Crone
TELUS Ventures

Lake Dai
LDV Partners

Jan Danisman
Bavaria U.S Offices, East

Ross Darwin
Owl Ventures

Angelo Del Priore
HP Tech Ventures

Jun Deng
Joyance Partners

Ajay Dharia
Med Tech Venture Partners

Robert Dickey
Edison Partners

James Dugan
OCA Ventures

Robert Dunkle
ABES Venture Partners

Amy Dyck
Framework Venture Partners

Lindel Eakman
Foundry Group

Nick Efstratis
EPIC Ventures

Thomas Eggleston
Charmides Capital

Ameena El-Bibany
ARTIS Ventures

Gerald Evelyn
Artesian Venture Partners

Mark Farrell
Thayer Ventures

Marc Faucher
ArcTern Ventures

Andrew Felbinger
Urban Innovation Fund

Randy Fisher
Insperity

Constance Freedman
Moderne Ventures

Isabelle Freidheim
Starwood VC

Stan Fung
FarSight Ventures

Will Fung
Samsung Catalyst Fund

Carolin Funk
Blue Bear Capital

Aaron Fyke
Thin Line Capital

Tarik Galijasevic
Allstate Strategic Ventures

Elena Gantvarg
Flint Capital

Alison Gerlach
Breakthrough Ventures

Gary Gershony
BayMed Venture Partners

Norm Gitis
Lymo Ventures

Jacqueline Goodman
SJF Ventures

Ajay Gopal
Framework Venture Partners

Chris Gottschalk
Santander InnoVentures

Beverley Gower-Jones
Clean Growth Fund

Fabrice Grinda
FJ Labs

James Haft
PALcapital

Chris Hagenbuch
Troutman Pepper

Robert Hamlin
Portag3 Ventures

James Trey Hart
50 South Capital

Aleeza Hashmi
General Catalyst

Florian Haupt
TruVenturo

Yashwanth Hemaraj
Benhamou Global Ventures

Thomas Henry
Eunike Ventures

Krisztina ‘Z’ Holly
Good Growth Capital

Matthew Howard
Norwest Venture Partners

Charles Hughes
Barton LLP

Irit Israeli-Kahana
AfterDox

Ben Jen
Ben Jen Holdings SLLC

Mads Jensen
ManchesterStory

Julia Kagan
JVP

James Kempf
E8 Angels

George Khalife
Toronto Stock Exchange

Najib Khouri-Haddad
Sway Ventures

Howard Ko
Morpheus Ventures

Ryan Kole
VCapital

Steven Konsek
National Science Foundation

Hitesh Kothari
RSM US LLP

Elaine Kunda
Disruption Ventures

Ji Kwon
Samsung Ventures America

Sebastien Latapie
Dynamk Capital

Rachel Lauren
Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments

Randall LaVeau
BOSS Capital Partners

Vicky Lay
Artesian Venture Partners

James Lee
Photonfund

Jennifer Lee
Edison Partners

Olivia Lew
General Catalyst

Jessica Li
Soma Capital

Judy Li
Energy Foundry

James Lighton
Optum Ventures

Ephraim Lindenbaum
Advance Ventures

Darwin Ling
Good AI Capital

Steven London
Troutman Pepper

Edwin Loredo
Core Innovation Capital

Josh Lumer
Allstate Strategic Ventures

Aly Madhavji
Blockchain Founders Fund

Tai Mai
MEDA Angels

Radhika Malik
Samsung Catalyst Fund

Wasim Malik
Iaso Ventures

Eugene Malobrodsky
One Way Ventures

Maria Maso
Portfolia

Andrew McClure
ForgePoint Capital

Crystal McKellar
Anathem Ventures

David Meltzer
Sports 1 Marketing

Theo Mendez
Insight Partners

Philip Mertens
DSM Venturing

Wouter Meuleman
Illumina Ventures

Eric Meyer
Activate Capital

David Miller
Clean Energy Ventures

Robin Milshtein
Saint-Gobain NOVA

Jonathan Mo
11.2 Capital

Shayna Modarresi
Lodestar Ventures

Astorre Modena
Terra Venture Partners

Herb Moore
McCarter & English, LLP

Sarah Morgenstern
Flourish Ventures

Sri Muthu
HealthVenture

Damineh Mycroft
Boeing HorizonX

Bala Nagarajan
Equinor Energy Ventures

Ben Nahir
Elevate Capital

Hamzah Nassif
Real Ventures

Sara Nayeem
NEA

Leah Nguyen
TELUS Ventures

Will Nichols
FJ Labs

Ivan Nikkhoo
Navigate Ventures

Brett Noyes
UnVentures

Thomas Oehl
Vsquared Ventures

Ade Omitowoju
1863 Ventures

Karen Page
B Capital Group

Kim Patel
Lerer Hippeau

Akhilesh Pathipati
MVM Partners

Charles Paul
Henkel Tech Ventures

Blake Pennington
Fusion Fund

Mark Perutz
DBL Partners

Damien Petty
Morpheus Ventures

Patrick Pfeffer
Juniper Networks

Valerie Photos
Iaso Ventures

Sherwin Pomerantz
Atid EDI Ltd.

Todd H. Poole
Pathfinder Ventures

Filipe Portela
COREangels Impact

Era Qian
Galaxy Digital

Krish Ramadurai
Neue Fund

Aruna Ramsamy
OGCI Climate Investments

Derek Rapp
RiverVest Venture Partners

John Ricci
US Angels

Gus Roman
Global Founders Capital

David S. Rose
Rose Tech Ventures

Alex Rozenfeld
Climate Impact Capital

Praveen Sahay
WAVE Equity Partners

Gayatri Sarkar
Hype Capital VC Fund

Nicolas Sauvage
TDK Ventures

Reese Schroeder
Allstate Strategic Ventures

Brian Schuman
PepsiCo Technology Ventures

Xavier Segura
Tessera Venture Partners

Kristina Serafim
Verizon Ventures

Danielle Shapira
Maverick VC

Shantnu Sharma
AMD Ventures

Kurt Shenk
RSM US LLP

Greg Shepard
BOSS Capital Partners

Charles Sidman
ECS Capital Partners

Sean Simpson
WIND Ventures

Shounok Sinha
Constellation Technology Ventures

Jean Sini
Partech

Steve Socolof
Tech Council Ventures

Mark A. Solovy
Monroe Capital

Vivek Soni
S Cap Cleantech Fund

Peter Sopher
Clean Energy Ventures

David Sorin
McCarter & English, LLP

Jared Sorin
McCarter & English, LLP

Adarsh Sowcar
Saint-Gobain NOVA

Kumar Sripadam
Elevate Capital

Emelie Stark
Maersk Growth

Rajesh Swaminathan
Khosla Ventures

Jake Tauscher
G2VP

Jarrid Tingle
Harlem Capital Partners

Andrea Turner Moffitt
Plum Alley Investments

Chisom Uche
SixThirty Ventures

Matt Uretsky
McCarter & English, LLP

Kat Utecht
Core Innovation Capital

Claude Vachet
Cycle Capital Management

Grant Van Cleve
Hangar 75 Ventures

Kutral Veerabadran
Flow Capital

Eze Vidra
Remagine Ventures

Jordan Wahbeh
SV Venture Group

Brian Walsh
WIND Ventures

Patrick Walsh
National Grid Partners

Randy Williams
Keiretsu Forum

Maximilian Winter
Neue Fund

Henry Wong
Garage Technology Ventures

Joanne Wong
REDDS Capital

Mendy Yang
Soma Capital

Sung Hoon Yang
Samsung Ventures America

Alberto Yepez
ForgePoint Capital

Stephanie Zepeda
Arbor Ventures

Lia Zhang
Primary Venture Partners

Sebastian Zhou
Alpha Square Group

Simin Zhou
UL Ventures

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Venture Panels

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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.

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Powerful Networking

Meet, connect and interact with leading VCs, Corporate VCs, Angel investors and top founders of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies via 1on1 online meetings .

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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 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:

Tech

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

Life Sciences / Healthcare

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

CleanTech

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

FinTech

  • Banking
  • Blockchain
  • Insurtech
  • Personal Finance
  • Payments
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sponsors


Diamond Sponsors

McCarter & English LLP

Platinum Sponsors

TMX Group Toronto Stock Exchange
National Science Foundation (NSF)
RSM US LLP
Barton LLP
techUK

Coaching Sponsors

Troutman Pepper LLP

Expand 2 Europe Partner

Invest in Bavaria

Technology Track Sponsor

Presco Engineering

Gold Sponsors

PitchBook
Insperity
Cartika
Mongotel
Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Silver Sponsors

Sherwood Partners
StartupReporter

Venture Sponsors

Allstate Strategic Ventures

Industry Partners

Georgia Bio
Israel Startup Network
Center of Excellence in Wireless and Information Technology CEWIT
Silicon Cape
Vermont Technology Alliance VTTA
National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)
mBolden
ACTION Innovation Network
German American Business Association of California GABA
Foster Buerk Center for Entrepreneurship
Bio Alabama
Asia-Pacific Youth Entrepreneurship Foundation APYEF
Keiretsu Forum
California Spain Chamber of Commerce
SoCal Bio
Brooks-Keret Financial Management
Female Tech Founders
Centraal
Swiss Biotech Association
FinTech Australia
National Veteran Small Business Coalition (NVSBC)
Private Banking
Eagle Point Funding
Bethesda Green
Business and Industry Association of New Hampshire
FintechNA
India FinTech Forum
Enterprising Women
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
NoCamels
Fintech Association of Japan
KC Wisdom
Fintech Istanbul
European Women Payments Network EWPN
European American Enterprise Council (EAEC)
EuropaBio
Entrepreneurs Network Eprenz
Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce of the USA
Financial IT
FinTechCity
Chicagoland Food and Beverage Network
Canadian Black Chamber of Commerce
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Black Economics
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Stanford Advanced Financial Technologies Laboratory
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1863 Ventures
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Center for Community Energy
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AK Global Entrepreneurship Network
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New York City Black Chamber of Commerce
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Indian Angel Network
business angel Minority association
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Industry University Research Center (Induniv)
Gold Ventures
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Angel Investors Ontario
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CleanTech .org
California State University, Long Beach (CSULB)
Fintech Week Tel Aviv
Disruption Banking
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