The Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit 2012

March 28th, 2012

Digital Sandbox | New York City

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

Ambar Bhattacharyya
Bessemer Venture Partners

Elon S. Boms
Launch Capital

Ela Borenstein
BDC Healthcare Fund

Isaac Ciechanover
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

David Coats
Correlation Ventures

Kevin Crowley
Connecticut Innovations

John Cullity
Torreya Partners

Rajeev Dadoo
SR One

Suzette Dutch
Triathlon Medical Ventures

Jon Edelson
Ascent Biomedical Ventures

Andrew Farquharson
InCube Ventures

Vic Gatto
Solidus Company

Robbie Greenglass
Highland Capital Partners

Bosun Hau
MVM Life Science Partners

Michael Hoerres
Geisinger Ventures

Adrian Horotan
Elm Street Ventures

Jane Jablons
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Andrew Jay
Siemens Venture Capital

Maxwell Kahn
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Mike Kaplan
Altos Health Management

Jared Kesselheim
Bain Capital Ventures

Jamie Kim
California Technology Ventures

Daniel Kosoy
Athenian Venture Partners

Noah Kroloff
NGN Capital

Albert Lauritano
BD Ventures (Becton Dickinson)

Martin Lehr
Osage University Partners

Ron Lennox
CHL Medical Partners

Corey McCann
MPM Capital

Anand Mehra
Sofinnova Ventures

Ilya Nykin
Prolog Ventures

Eric Olson
Genzyme Ventures

Sandra Panem
Cross Atlantic Partners

Heather Preston
TPG Biotech

Dennis Purcell
Aisling Capital LLC

Emilio Ragosa
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Kathleen Regan
Radius Ventures

Evan J. Renov
Beechwood Ventures

Joe Riley

Andrew Schneider
Holtz Rubenstein Reminick

Stacey Seltzer
Aisling Capital

Rajeev Shah
RA Capital Management

Tim Shannon
Canaan Partners

John Steuart
Prolog Ventures

Brian Underdown
Lumira Capital

Donna Usiskin
Edison Ventures

Robert Weisskoff
Fidelity Biosciences

Tom Weldon
Accuitive Medical Ventures

Dave Wurzer
Connecticut Innovations

Jack Young
Qualcomm Ventures

Alex Zisson
H.I.G. BioVentures

Years Experience
VCs confirmed
$0 Billion
Under Management
Awesome Attendees

The Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit, presented by youngStartup Ventures, is the premier industry gathering connecting venture capitalists, corporate VCs, angel investors, technology transfer professionals, senior executives of early stage and emerging growth companies, university researchers, incubators and premier service providers.

Whether you are an investor seeking access to new early stage deals, or a CEO or Founder of a new venture looking for funding, visibility and growth, the Life Sciences and Healthcare 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.

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.

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

Morgan Lewis

Coaching Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

Holtz Rubenstein Reminick
Kelley Drye

Venture Sponsors

Correlation Ventures

Gold Sponsors

Richman Chemical

Silver Sponsors

Connecticut Innovations
Greenberg Traurig, LLP
SK Life Science

Industry Partners

Biotech Gate
Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)
Maine Bioscience
Montana BioScience Alliance

Join over 300k Investors And Innovators

Sign up now to stay up-to-date with all our events, news, deals and more!