June 16th - 17th, 2014

Digital Sandbox | New York City

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Call for Top Innovators! 

Innovator Showcase

Get noticed and pitch to active investors in your industry. Join 100+ Top Innovators presenting across 6 tracks. Best Presenter awards given to one Startup in each track.

Connect & Meet

Join the exclusive community of 1000+ top-tier VC Investors and leading startup Founders. Send direct messages and schedule 1 on 1 meetings with our Event App. Dedicated networking breaks throughout the event.

Investor Insights

Listen to actionable wisdom from Leading VCs and Angels on exciting relevant Panels tailored for you. Get the most out of your conference experience and set yourself up for growth.

More Than 60 VCs Confirmed

Grant Allen
Schneider Electric Ventures

Gil Beyda
Comcast Ventures

Eric Bielke
GE Ventures

Greg Bohlen
Union Grove Venture Partners

Nathaniel Brinn
VC23 Investors

Stanley Buchesky
The Edtech Fund

Dan Burstein
Millennium Technology Value Partners

Carter Caldwell
Cross Atlantic Capital Partners

Mary Lincoln Campbell
EDF Ventures

Tiffany Clay
Saddleback Holdings, LLC

Andrew Cleland
Comcast Ventures

Brian Cohen
New York Angels

Rajeev Dadoo
SR One

Eliot Durbin
Boldstart Ventures

Rami Elkhatib
Acero Capital

Ming Fang
Safeguard Scientifics

Stan Fung
FarSight Ventures

Shon Glusky
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Ed Greer
Dow Chemical

Oliver Guinness
Clearpoint Ventures

Matthew Hanson
GSV Capital

Lori S. Hoberman
Chadbourne & Parke LLP

Henrik Holland
Shell Technology Venture Partners

Adrian Horotan
Elm Street Ventures

Stephen Hourigan
Elevate Ventures

Jane Jablons
Kelley Drye & Warren LLP

Sachin Jade
Klifer Capital

Brad Kayton
The Investors Collaborative

Roman Kikta
Mobility Ventures

David Kirkpatrick
SJF Ventures

George Krautzel

Joel Krikston
Merck Global Health Innovation Fund

Spencer Lazar
General Catalyst

Jack Leeney
Telefonica Ventures

Glen Lewy
Hudson Ventures

Alexander Lloyd
Accelerator Ventures

Jim Logerfo
Earthrise Capital

Jiong Ma
Braemar Energy Ventures

Murray McCaig
ArcTern Ventures

Mark Miller
Good Harbor Partners

Laura Oliphant
Intel Capital

Ann Partlow
Earthrise Capital

Ketan Patel
Fidelity Biosciences

Alessandro Piol
AlphaPrime Ventures

Suraj Rajwani

Kathleen Regan
Radius Ventures

Aymerik Renard
Western Digital Capital

Lisa Rhoads
Easton Capital Investment Group

Saul Richter
Rittenhouse Ventures

Robert Rosenberg
Fast Forward Ventures

Claus Schmidt
Robert Bosch Venture Capital

Johanna Schmidtke

Stacey Seltzer
Aisling Capital

Joel Steiker
Murex Investments

Alex Suh
California Technology Ventures

Sebastian Titz
3M New Ventures

Brent Traidman
Fenox Venture Capital

Sonali Vijayavargiya
Augment Ventures

Kirk Washington
Yaletown Venture Partners

Darshana Zaveri
Catalyst Health Ventures

Alex Zisson
H.I.G. BioVentures

Awesome Attendees
Startup Presenters
Featured VCs
$0 Billion
Under Management

The 14th 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 2014 New York Venture Summit is one event you won't want to miss.

This exclusive 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 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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High Level Networking

Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.



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.

Partial List of VCs Confirmed

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, MedTech and FinTech sectors will be chosen to present their breakthrough investment opportunities to an exclusive audience of Venture Capitalists, Corporate Investors, Private Investors, Investment Bankers, 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
  • Security
  • Software/IT
  • EdTech
  • Robotics


  • Banking
  • Blockchain
  • Insurtech
  • Personal Finance
  • Payments
  • Predictive Analytics


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


  • Medical Devices
  • Diagnostics
  • Monitoring
  • Wearables
  • AI Solutions
  • Medical AR

Life Sciences / Healthcare

  • BioTech
  • Drug Discovery
  • Healthcare IT
  • Pharma
  • Healthcare

Seed Stage Track

If you are a seed stage company seeking angel funding and would like to present check out our seed stage track.

Nominate a Company

Venture Nurturing™

Free access for seed stage startups
25 Tickets Available


Press Passes

If you qualify and would like a press pass, visit here for details.

Press Pass  


Title Sponsors

Goodwin Procter

Founding Sponsors

youngStartup Ventures
Global Innovation Labs

Diamond Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

Dell Entrepreneur

Coaching Sponsors

Venture Sponsors

Elevate Ventures
StarVest Partners

Silver Sponsors

Center For Israeli Innovation
Morgan Lewis
GKH Law Offices

Printing Sponsors

The Nuvo Group

Marketing Solutions Sponsors


Industry Partners

Israel Startup Network
FreeMind Consultants
Startup One Stop
Indiana Health Industry Forum (IHIF)
ACTION Innovation Network
CEG Center for Economic Growth

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