1000+ Awesome Attendees

100+ Startup Presenters

100+ Featured VCs

Santa Clara Convention Center United States California
Location
May 5 - 6, 2020
Date range
From 395 USD
Pricing
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Overview

The 8th 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, Venture Summit | West 2020 is one event you won't want to miss.

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.

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.

High Level Networking

Connect with investors, startups and potential partners.

Rating

8.55 / 10
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Reviews from 2019

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Konstantine A. Drakonakis

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The youngStartup Ventures conference was well structured, with a very high bar for presenters, which is the major draw for VC’s to consider when selecting events.

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Renee Compton Ryan

Visitor

Venture Summit West 2016 was a great two-day event – I connected with new companies and new investors in a super-positive, engaging environment. Hope to come back next year!

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Carl Berke

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The interaction between entrepreneurs, CEOs, the venture community, and investors is an extraordinary, strong, very productive mix. No conference brings it to bear like this youngStartup Ventures conference does.

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Speakers 21

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Ben Abadi

  • Managing Director Energy Innovation Capital
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Wade Bitaraf

  • Founder, Energy & Sustainability Plug & Play Tech Center
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Greg Bohlen

  • Managing Director Union Grove Venture Partners
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Anna Fokina

  • Senior Associate Data Collective
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Najib Khouri-Haddad

  • General Partner Sway Ventures
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Elaine Kunda

  • Founder & Managing Director Disruption Ventures
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James Lee

  • Investment Associate Director Photon Fund
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Darwin Ling

  • Founding General Partner Good AI Capital
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Manan Mehta

  • Founding Partner Unshackled Ventures
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Ivan Nikkhoo

  • Managing Partner Navigate Ventures
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Damien Petty

  • Principal Morpheus Ventures
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Patrick Pfeffer

  • Lead Investor Juniper Networks
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Bill Reichert

  • Managing Director Garage Technology Ventures
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Mario Ruiz

  • Investor Paypal Ventures
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Charles Sidman

  • Managing Partner ECS Capital Partners
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Li Sun

  • Partner Foundation Capital
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Erica Van

  • Investor Charles River Ventures
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Kutral Veerabadran

  • Principal Flow Capital
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Elaine Zelby

  • Principal & Director of Growth SignalFire
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Stephanie Zepeda

  • Senior Associate Arbor Ventures
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Simin Zhou

  • VP & Managing Director UL Ventures

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Organiser

youngStartup Ventures

youngStartup’s Venture Summits connect the most innovative, promising venture backed, emerging growth and early stage companies with active Investors. Go to event website »