February 13th, 2013

Computer History Museum | Mountain View

Where Innovation Meets Capital

Hosted by   youngStartup Ventures

Where Innovation Meets Capital™

Featured VCs

Gaurav Aggarwal
Investor Growth Capital

Daniel Ahn
Voyager Capital

Hank Barry
Sidley Austin, LLP

Jacques Benkoski
U.S. Venture Partners

Jishnu Bhattacharjee
Nexus Venture Partners

Rohit Bodas
American Express Ventures

Dan Borok
Millennium Technology Value Partners

Hugh Browne
Rho Ventures

Tom Cain
Greener Capital

Mary Lincoln Campbell
EDF Ventures

David Coats
Correlation Ventures

Sarah Cone
Social Impact Capital

Jonathan Ebinger
BlueRun Ventures

Andrew Farquharson
InCube Ventures

Curtis Feeny
Silicon Valley Data Capital

Stacy Feld
Physic Ventures

Doug Fisher
InterWest Partners

Norm Fogelsong
Institutional Venture Partners

Steve Goldberg

Mark Goldsmith
Third Rock Ventures

Mark Gorenberg
Zetta Venture Partners

Sami Hamade
Aberdare Ventures

Howard Hartenbaum
August Capital

Peter Hebert
Lux Capital

Sean Jacobsohn
Emergence Capital

Mohanjit Jolly
Draper Fisher Jurvetson

Mike Kaplan
Altos Health Management

Jed Katz
Javelin Venture Partners

Jamie Kim
California Technology Ventures

Frank Kline
Kline Hawkes & Co.

Mahesh Konduru
Potomac Energy Fund

Jordan Michael Kramer
Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Jeffrey S. Kuhn
FLG Partners

Jim Long
Gabriel Venture Partners

Pekka M�ki
3TS Capital Partners

John Maroney
Delphi Ventures

Larry R. Marshall
Southern Cross Ventures

Juan-Pablo Mas

Corey McCann
MPM Capital

Sergio Monsalve
Norwest Venture Partners

Cindy Padnos
Illuminate Ventures

Umesh Padval
Thomvest Ventures

Stephanie Palmeri
SoftTech VC

Kush Parmar
5AM Ventures

Ryan Pfenninger
Elevate Ventures

Mark Platshon
Icebreaker Ventures

PJ Pronger
Equitrend Capital

Renata Quintini
Felicis Ventures

Anders Ranum
SAP Ventures

Partha Ray
RCT Ventures

Bill Reichert
Garage Technology Ventures

Erik Rutten
DSM Venturing

Patrick Sagisi
DBL Investors

David Sardana
Motorola Solutions Venture Capital

Michael Sears
Siemens Venture Capital

Stacey Seltzer
Aisling Capital

Mark Silverman
Catamount Ventures

Hrach Simonian
Canaan Partners

Dušan Stojanović
True Global Ventures

Patrick Suel
Panasonic Venture Group

Alex Suh
California Technology Ventures

Eileen Tanghal
Applied Ventures

Bruce K. Taragin
Blumberg Capital

Gaurav Tewari
Citi Ventures

Sam Thompson
Progress Ventures

Andrew Tweed
Thomvest Ventures

Sharon Wienbar
Scale Venture Partners

Samuel Wu
MedImmune Ventures

Michael Yang
Comcast Ventures

Jack Young
Qualcomm Ventures

Years Experience
VCs confirmed
$0 Billion
Under Management
Awesome Attendees

The 1st annual Venture Summit | West, 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 2013 Venture Summit | West 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

Diamond Sponsors


Platinum Sponsors

FLG Partners

Founding Sponsors

youngStartup Ventures

Venture Sponsors

California Technology Ventures
Elevate Ventures

Gold Sponsors

Clary Icon
Jones Day

Silver Sponsors

Marketing Solutions Sponsors


Industry Partners

CICC The California Israel Chamber of Commerce
Early Stage Life Sciences
IEFF Israeli Executives and Founders Forum
Israel Advanced Technology Industries IATI
Israel Startup Network
Startup One Stop
The Hatchery

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