The Life Sciences and Healthcare Venture Summit 2014

April 2nd, 2014

Digital Sandbox | New York City

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

Maria Berkman
Broadview Ventures

Eric Bielke
GE Ventures

Greg Bohlen
Union Grove Venture Partners

Ela Borenstein
BDC Healthcare Fund

Glen Bressner
Originate Ventures

Nathaniel Brinn
VC23 Investors

Steve Brotman
Alpha Venture Partners

Carter Caldwell
Cross Atlantic Capital Partners

Ryan Cochran
New Leaf Venture Partners

Matt Cohen
Osage University Partners

Bob Curry
Latterell Venture Partners

Rajeev Dadoo
SR One

Jim Dougherty
Arcus Ventures

Suzette Dutch
Triathlon Medical Ventures

Jon Edelson
Ascent Biomedical Ventures

David Eichler

Linda Fingerle
Tappan Hill Ventures

Guy Fish
Fletcher Spaght Ventures

Doug Fisher
InterWest Partners

Skip Fleshman
Asset Management Ventures

Gregory Grunberg
Longitude Capital

Jim Gunton
NJTC Venture Fund

Dov Hass
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Ines Holzbaur

Aron Izower
Reed Smith

Maxwell Kahn
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Stephen Knight
Fidelity Biosciences

Jordan Michael Kramer
Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Noah Kroloff
NGN Capital

Cynthia Lavoie
TVM Life Science Management

Jim Macdonald
First Analysis

Alex Mashinsky
Governing Dynamics

Corey McCann
MPM Capital

Vincent Miles

Marian Nakada
Johnson & Johnson Development Corporation

Tom Needham
Advent Healthcare Ventures

Geoff Pardo
Gilde Healthcare Partners

Liam Ratcliffe
New Leaf Venture Partners

Lisa Rhoads
Easton Capital Investment Group

Bruce Robertson
H.I.G. BioVentures

Akhil Saklecha
Artiman Ventures

Jeremy Sohn
Novartis Corporation

Lou Steen
Applied Ventures

Anthony Sun
Aisling Capital

Tracy Warren
Battelle Ventures

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

Platinum Sponsors

Dell Entrepreneur
Morgan Lewis
Reed Smith LLP

Gold Sponsors

Zero to 510 Medical Device Accelerator

Silver Sponsors

Center For Israeli Innovation

Marketing Solutions Sponsors


Industry Partners

CEG Center for Economic Growth
FreeMind Consultants
German American Business Association of California GABA
Harvard Biotech Club
Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)
Long Island Capital Alliance
Medical News Today
Montana BioScience Alliance
New Jersey Entrepreneur Network NJEN
NY BioHud Valley
Society of Physician Entrepreneurs SOPE
Women in Bio WIB

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