July 20th - 21st, 2011

Digital Sandbox | New York City

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

John Albright
Relay Ventures

Omar Amirana
Oxford Bioscience Partners

John R. Ason

Marcia Bateson
SAIL Capital Partners

Steve Brotman
Alpha Venture Partners

Don Butler
ThomVest Ventures

Mary Lincoln Campbell
EDF Ventures

Bill Coleman
Alsop Louie Partners

Teodoro Forcht Dagi
HLM Venture Partners

Richard Dale
Sigma Partners

Stephen M. Davis
Goodwin Procter LLP

Diana Propper de Callejon
Expansion Capital Partners

Jon Edelson
Ascent Biomedical Ventures

Scott English
Hearst Interactive Media

J. Skyler Fernandes
Simon Venture Group

Tony Florence

Nikhil Garg
Black Coral Capital

Matthew Garratt
Battery Ventures

Jay Goldberg
Hudson Ventures

Wally Hunter
EnerTech Capital

Jay Jamison
BlueRun Ventures

Michael Katz
Greener Capital

Stephen Knight
Fidelity Biosciences

David Lane
Onset Ventures

Albert Lauritano
BD Ventures (Becton Dickinson)

Charles R. Lax
GrandBanks Capital

Wal van Lierop
Chrysalix Energy Venture Capital

Douglas Lind
GBP Capital

Mark MacLeod
Real Ventures

Brad McManus
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital

Lucy McQuilken
Intel Capital

Jeffrey Moore
MP Healthcare Venture Management

David Rubin
Merck Global Health Innovation Group

Reese Schroeder
Allstate Strategic Ventures

Jim Sledzik
Energy Ventures

Dave Sorin
McCarter & English, LLP

Miles Spencer
Vaux les Ventures

Alexander B. Suh
California Technology Ventures

Jeanne Sullivan
StarVest Partners

Eileen Tanghal
Applied Ventures

Ralph E. Taylor-Smith
Battelle Ventures

Markus Thill
Robert Bosch Venture Capital GmbH

Medha Vedaprakash
Rho Ventures

Daniel Wagner
Connecticut Innovations

David Wells
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Tom Whiteaker
Hartford Ventures

Ryan Ziegler
Edison Ventures

Years Experience
VCs confirmed
$0 Billion
Under Management
Awesome Attendees

The 11th annual New York 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 2011 New York 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

Title Sponsors

Goodwin Procter

Founding Sponsors

youngStartup Ventures

Diamond Sponsors

Sorin Royer Cooper

Coaching Sponsors

Norton Rose Fulbright and Chadbourne & Parke

Platinum Sponsors

Microsoft BizSpark

Printing Sponsors

Toledo Group

Life-Science Track Sponsors


Venture Sponsors

Edison Ventures
GSA Venture Partners
Hudson Ventures
Motorola Solutions
Rho Venture Capital
Vaux les Ventures

Silver Sponsors

Connecticut Innovations
ESC Advisors
Holtz Rubenstein Reminick
Morgan Lewis
Unicorn HRO

Industry Partners

Bio Crowd
Founders Space
Green Spaces
Hive at 55
InSITE Fellows
Israel Startup Network
MCC Manhattan Chamber of Commerce
MVF Missouri Venture Forum
NY Tech Alliance
Rock Health
SoTechie Spaces
SSV SmartStart Venture Forum
Startup One Stop
The Entrepreneur Space
TiE New York
Venture Deal

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