The Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit 2013

March 20th, 2013

Digital Sandbox | New York City

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

Elon S. Boms
Launch Capital

Mike Bunker
Early Stage Partners

Kerry Byler
BlueCross BlueShield Venture Partners

Carter Caldwell
Cross Atlantic Capital Partners

Philippe Chambon
New Leaf Venture Partners

Max Chee
Millennium Technology Ventures

Leon Chen
Skyline Ventures

Ruoxi Chen
Warburg Pincus

Neil Chheda
Romulus Capital

Ryan Cochran
New Leaf Venture Partners

Randall Crowder
TEXO Ventures

Rajeev Dadoo
SR One

Suzette Dutch
Triathlon Medical Ventures

Jon Edelson
Ascent Biomedical Ventures

J. Skyler Fernandes
Simon Venture Group

Jonathan Fleming
Oxford Bioscience Partners

James Gale
Signet Healthcare Partners

Jim Glasheen
Technology Partners

Myles Greenberg
CHL Healthcare Partners

Bosun Hau
MVM Life Science Partners

Lucian Iancovici
Qualcomm Ventures

Tetsuro Iwata
MP Healthcare Venture Management

Maxwell Kahn
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Masashi Kiyomine
Mitsui & Co. Global Investment

Noah Kroloff
NGN Capital

Paul Kusserow
Humana Ventures

Albert Lauritano
BD Ventures (Becton Dickinson)

Heath Lukatch
Novo Ventures

Corey McCann
MPM Capital

Tom Needham
Advent Healthcare Ventures

Kush Parmar
5AM Ventures

Evan Rachlin
Bain Capital

Josh Richardson
Longitude Capital

Joe Riley

John Ryan
ONSET Ventures

Stacey Seltzer
Aisling Capital

David Tamburri
Health Enterprise Partners

Sebastian Titz
3M New Ventures

Cynthia Yee
New Enterprise Associates

Midori Yokoyama
Managing Director

Gregory F. Zaic
NMT Capital

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.

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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

Reed Smith LLP

Platinum Sponsors

Kelley Drye
Morgan Lewis

Gold Sponsors

Cohn Reznick
Zero to 510 Medical Device Accelerator

Silver Sponsors

Center For Israeli Innovation
Dell Entrepreneur

Marketing Solutions Sponsors


Industry Partners

Arizona BioIndustry Association AZBIO
Bio Crowd
Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association CVCA
Life Science Nation (LSN)
Pharma Vision
SoCal Bio
Upstate Venture Association of New York (UVANY)

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