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Venture Summit Virtual Connect West

When: March 16, 2021, 9 a.m.

Where: virtual

Venture Summit Virtual Connect West

Where Innovation Meets Capital

March 16th -18th 2021


Come meet, interact and network online with more than 1,500 VCs, Corporate VCs, angel investors, industry execs and founders of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies at the prestigious Venture Summit Virtual Connect West being held virtually on March 16th-18th 2021, featuring a dedicated Fintech Track.

Whether you’re a Fintech startup seeking capital and exposure, or an investor seeking new deals, Venture Summit Virtual Connect West presented by youngStartup Ventures is the event of the year you won't want to miss.

A highly productive venture conference, Venture Summit Virtual Connect West will bring together over leading VCs, Corporate VCs, Angel Investors, ‎Industry executives and founders of venture backed, emerging and early stage companies; will feature ‎One-on-One networking (online), more than 150 VCs as speakers/ judges; Venture panels, startup workshops, presentations by more than 100 Top Innovators and ‎Keynotes.

Partial roster of VCs and Angels confirmed to speak and judge:

Lauren Weston, Associate, Thomvest Ventures | Stephanie Zepeda, Principal, Arbor Ventures | Lu Zhang, Founder & Managing Partner, Fusion Fund | Mark Fields, Partner, Alsop Louie Partners | Bozena Adamczyk, Investment Director, Truffle Capital | Dan Altschuler Malek, Managing Partner, Unovis Asset Management | Doug Atkin, Co-Founder, Managing Partner, Communitas Capital Partners | Sion Balass, Partner, The Group Ventures | Randy Berholtz, Senior Advisor, Mesa Verde Venture Partners | Ned Berman, Senior Associate, Differential Ventures | Udit Bhatnagar, Vice President, McRock Capital | Christopher Booker, Partner, Frist Cressey Ventures | James Carroll, Managing Partner, CC Angel Investments | Kathryn Cartini, Co-founder / Partner, Chloe Capital | Diana Ciobanete, Program Director, Commons Accel | Xiaolei Cong, Vice President, Citi Ventures | Darren Cooke, Investor and Board Member, Life Science Angels | Amy Coveny, Managing Partner, Quake Capital | Joe Darcy, Principal, IDEA Fund Partners | Rahul Daryanani, Investor, Touchdown Ventures | Timur Davis, Principal, Munich Re Ventures | Jun Deng, Investment Partner, Joyance Partners | Philip Deutch, Partner, NGP ETP | Dixon Doll, Co-Founder & Partner Emeritus, DCM Ventures | Vikki Dunn, Operating Partner, Energy Innovation Capital | Amy Dyck, Associate, Framework Venture Partners | Sara Enan, Investment Associate, Global Ventures | Michelle Fan, Founder, Wharton Alumni Angel Network | Ali Farahanchi, Managing Director, DHVC | Andrew Felbinger, Investor, Urban Innovation Fund | Carolin Funk, Investment Director, Blue Bear Capital | Elena Gantvarg, Principal, Flint Capital | Gary Gershony, Founding General Partner, BayMed Venture Partners | David Goldberg, General Partner, Alpaca VC | Lizzy Goldman, Investment Analyst, Olive Tree Ventures | Emi Gonzalez, Senior Principal, Social Starts | Jay Goss, General Partner, Wavemaker Three-Sixty Health | Michelle Gouveia, Associate, Sandbox Insurtech Ventures | John Gu, Principal, Spring Mountain Capital | Katie Hayes, Director, Wittington Ventures | Robert Hess, Angel Investor, Life Science Angels | Kirsten Horning, Principal, XRC Labs | Ben Jen, Managing Director, Ben Jen Holdings | Hunter Kettering, VC, Red Cedar Ventures | Howard Ko, Principal, Morpheus Ventures | Rachel Lauren, Analyst, Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments | Randall LaVeau, Partner, BOSS Capital Partners | James Lee, Investment Director, Photonfund | Sarah Leners, Senior Associate, Bull City Venture Partners | Alicia Lenis, Vice President, Chrysalix Venture Capital | Todd Lewis, VP, Prologis Ventures, Prologis Ventures | Charles Ling, Investment Director, Tsingyuan Ventures | Jim Lockheed, Principal, JetBlue Technology Ventures | Patrick Lord, Partner - Fintech, Truffle Capital | Eric Lui, Venture Partner, HCG Global Partners | Vincent Lui, Sr. Director Corporate Ventures, SK Telecom Ventures | Shailendra Mahajan, Managing Director, Maxim Ventures | Tai Mai, Investment Fellow, MEDA Angels | Shervin Majd, Angel Investor, Life Science Angels | Maulik Mehta, Investor, Arc Ventures | David Mendez, Managing Partner, Good Growth Capital | Laurie Menoud, Partner, At One Ventures | Pedro Mesquita, Investment Analyst, Mindset Ventures | Khash Mohajerani, Director, BWE LLP | Matt Murphy, Partner, Montage Ventures | Molly O’Shea, Investor, NYL Ventures | Hirak Parikh, Fund Manager, Michigan Biomedical Venture Fund | Chris Park, Investment Director, UL Ventures | Daniel Pianko, Managing Director, Achieve Partners | Robert Poor, Advisor, Good Growth Capital | Ulrich Quay, Managing Partner, BMW i Ventures | Suraj Rajwani, Managing Partner, DoubleRock LLC | Krish Ramadurai, Partner, Harmonix Fund | Ashley Ramirez, Chief of Staff and Investor, Halogen Ventures | Amit Rathore, Founding Partner, AwakeVC | Marie-Christine Razaire, Associate, Northwestern Mutual Future Ventures | John Robinson, Partner, Mazarine Ventures | Stephen Roland, Associate, Swiftarc Ventures | Vincent Ruinet, Investment Director, ENGIE New Ventures | Igor Ryabenkiy, Managing Partner, AltaIR Capital | Massimo Schäppi, Partner, Tomahawk .VC | Brian Schuman, Investment Professional, PepsiCo Technology Ventures | Simon Sharp, Principal, Global Ventures | Charles Sidman, Managing Partner, ECS Capital Partners | Ratan Singh, Partner, Fort Ross Ventures | Michelle Snyder, Partner, McKesson Ventures | Peter Sopher, Manager, Clean Energy Ventures | Kumar Sripadam, GP, Elevate Capital | Anish Srivastava, Founder & CEO, Vinaj Ventures | Nancy Sullivan, CEO and Managing Director, Illinois Ventures | Haolin Sung, Managing Partner, Chaperone Investment | Byron Thom, Principal, Framework Venture Partners | Bernhard Ungerbock, Principal, eQventure | Grant Van Cleve, Managing Partner, Hangar 75 Ventures | Jennifer Vancini, General Partner, Mighty Capital | Joe Vasquez, Venture Partner, Revel Partners | Mark Vreeke, Founder, Chemical Angel Network | Jordan Wahbeh, Managing Partner, SV Venture Group | Brian Walsh, Head, WIND Ventures | Tobi Walter, Principal, Cofounders Capital and many more...

Special Offer:

FINTECHNA has made special arrangement for our network to receive a unique discount of an additional 20% off the existing “early bird" savings. This conference will be attended by the best people in the industry. Please register early to avoid disappointment. Early Bird rates expire February 11th.

Register Today & Save Click here . (Use promo code "FINTECHNAVIP”)

In addition to providing access to leading Investors, the conference will feature more than 100 pre-screened venture backed, emerging and early stage companies seeking capital, and hardcore networking.


Get Noticed > Get Funded > Grow Faster

A select group of more than 100 Top Innovators 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.

Apply to Present / Nominate a company:

For more information or to be considered for one of the Top Innovator slots click here.

Seed Pitchfest:

If you are a seed stage company seeking angel funding of less than $1M (and have raised less than $300,000) click here to apply for the Seed stage track.

We look forward to seeing you there.

FINTECHNA & youngStartup Ventures