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Cleantech VC Power Players

The 12th Annual Summit to feature over 100 leading VCs as speakers with many others in attendance.

Join Cleantech VC power players, corporate investors, angel investors, and CEOs of cutting-edge private companies convening at the prestigious New England Venture Summit being held on December 6th, 2017 in Boston Randolf,MA.

For CleanTech startups seeking funding, this is the event of the year you won’t want to miss!

Register Now & SAVE 50% off your ticket!

Proud to be featuring many top-tier Cleantech VCs, including:

Early Stage VCs confirmed to Speak
Drew Aldrich, Principal, American Family Ventures | Jessica Alston, Associate, F-Prime Capital Partners | Nisa Amoils, Venture Partner, Scout Ventures | Mark Austin, Venture Partner, Bright Capital | Christina Bechhold Russ, Investor, Samsung NEXT Ventures | Alex Beletsky, Investor, SideCar Angels | Carl Berke, Partner, Partners Healthcare Innovation Fund | Maria Berkman, Director, Broadview Ventures | Adam Bernstein, Managing Partner, New Energy Capital Partners | Brandon Blaesser, Investor, NewWorld Capital Group | Vaughn Blake, Managing Director, Telescopic Ventures | Anne Bozik, Associate, Saturn Partners | Sasha Brown, Investor, Ecosystem Integrity Fund | Eveline Buchatskiy, Founding Partner, One Way Ventures | Stanley Buchesky, Founder and Managing Partner, The EdTech Fund | Tracy Chadwell, Founding Partner, 1843 Capital | Sara Chamberlain, Managing Director, Energy Foundry | Elizabeth Wills Chou, Partner, New Markets Venture Partners | Barbara Clarke, Founding Member, Astia Angels NYC | David Coats, Managing Director, Correlation Ventures | Lisa Coca, Managing Director, GE Ventures | Meghan Cross, Managing Director, Red Bear Angels | Sanjit Singh Dang, Partner, Intel Capital | Adam de Sola Pool, Partner, Walnut Ventures | Brittni Dixon Johnson, Associate, GE Ventures | Dixon Doll, Co-Founder & General Partner, Impact Venture Capital | Miriam Eaves, Venture Partner, BP Ventures | Shinichiro Fuse, Principal, MPM Capital | Elizabeth Galbut, Founding Partner, SoGal Ventures | Bard Geesaman, Managing Director, MPM Capital | Brandon Gleklen, Investor, Battery Ventures | Jacqueline Grant, Senior Associate, SV Health Investors | Brandon Greer, Analyst, OpenView | Whitney Haring-Smith, Managing Partner, Anzu Partners | Sven Harmsen, Investment Director, M Ventures | Martin Heidecker, Managing Director, Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund | Ruoxi (Rosy) Hu, Venture Associate, Partners Innovation Fund | Crystal Huang, Vice President, GGV Capital | Dan Hurwitz, Associate, Hyperplane Venture Capital | Alicia Irurzun-Lafitte, Principal, M Ventures | Vinay Iyengar, Investor, Bessemer Venture Partners | Kadir Kadhiresan, Vice President, Johnson and Johnson Innovation | Deb Kemper, Managing Director, Golden Seeds | David Kereiakes, Principal, River Cities Capital Funds | Luda Kopeikina, Senior Investment Manager, DSM Venturing | Benjamin Kreitman, Associate, Broadview Ventures | Yury Kukushkin, Principal, 4BIO Capital Partners | Michael Letta, General Partner, Human Ventures | Mary Long-Irwin, Executive Director, Northern Ontario Angels | Marissa Lowman, Director, Village Capital | Susan Lyne, Managing Partner, BBG Ventures | Jiong Ma, Partner, Braemar Energy Ventures | Ashish Mahashabde, Principal, IBM Ventures | Brandon Maier, Founding Partner, Quake Capital | Olga Maslikhova, Managing Partner, Phystech Ventures | Andree-Lise Methot, Founder & Managing Director, Cycle Capital Management | David Miller, Managing Director, Clean Energy Venture Group | Mark Mueller-Eberstein, Investor, Alliance of Angels | Juan Muldoon, Principal, Invenergy Future Fund | T.T. Nguyen Duc, Investment Director, Pearson Affordable Learning Fund | Ira Nydick, Partner, Panasonic Venture Group | Sergei Petukhov, Partner, Enso Ventures | Lauren Michelle Pfeifer, Investor, 500 Startups | Christie Pitts, Partner, Backstage Capital | Sherwin Prior, Managing Director, GM Ventures | Gopal Rajaraman, Investment Principal, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital | Jorge Ramirez, Vice President, HIG Capital | Lisa Rhoads, Managing Director, Easton Capital | Steven Robinette, Associate, Atlas Venture | Douglas Roth, Managing Director, Connecticut Innovations | Kathryn Roy, Investor, Walnut Ventures | Praveen Sahay, Founder & Managing Director, WAVE Equity Partners | Andrew Schoen, Investor, New Enterprise Associates | Paul Seidler, Director, Clean Energy Trust | Lindsay Sharma, Vice President, Industry Ventures | Jeph Shaw, Vice President, New Energy Capital Partners | Abhishek Shukla, Managing Director, GE Ventures | Ishan Sinha, Associate, Point72 Ventures | Claire Elizabeth Smith, Associate, Anterra Capital | Carl Stjernfeldt, North American Venture Manager, Shell Technology Ventures | Charles Svirk, Investor, MassMutual Ventures | Neil Swami, Partner, MVM Life Science Partners | Laura Tadvalkar, Senior Associate, MP Healthcare Venture Management | Krista Thormodson, Investor, Pereg Ventures | Sebastian Titz, Manager, 3M Ventures | David Verrill, Founder & Managing Director, Hub Angel Investment Group | Graham Walmsley, Investor, Versant Ventures | Kristina Wang, Investor, F-Prime Capital Partners | Pelli Wang, Principal, SeedInvest | Patrick West, Investor, Maine Angels | Troy Williams, Managing Director, University Ventures | Mic Williams, President & Founder, Boston Harbor Angels | Lu Zhang, Founding and Managing Partner, NewGen Capital | Christopher Zock, Managing Director, Sandbox Industries and many more.

Sign up Today and Save 50% off the “at the door fee”.

“Early bird” savings expire Thursday, November 2nd.

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The 12th annual summit will showcase more than 50 of the hottest early-stage and emerging-growth Technology, Life Sciences, Ed-tech, Mobile, Healthcare IT, and Clean-tech innovators.

The deadline for presenting company applications is November 2nd.

A select group of more than 50 Top Innovators from the technology, ed-tech, clean-tech, life sciences/healthcare, and healthcare IT 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!

Apply to Present:
To be considered for one of the Top Innovator slots please click here for an application.

For detailed information on the Top Innovator application process and/or questions about the presenting opportunity please contact Preston Michaels at preston (at) youngstartup .com.

To Nominate a Company:
To nominate your portfolio company or client please click here.

Seed Pitchfest
We’re pleased to announce that we’ve added a track dedicated specifically to featuring seed-stage startups seeking angel funding.

To be considered for one of these presenting slots, click here.

To inquire about group rates, please contact Rivka Benjamin at registrations (at) youngstartup. co.

A special thank you to our AWESOME sponsors and industry partners:
Burns & Levinson LLP, Pepper Hamilton LLP, Sherwood Partners, Cartika, Mongotel, Invest in Bavaria, Justworks, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital, Merck Ventures, Citybizlist, Georgia Bio, Israel Startup Network, Association of Cleantech Incubators of New England, New Hampshire Clean Tech Council, Qubit Labs, University of New Hampshire Peter T. Paul Entrepreneurship Center (ECenter), Roanoke-Blacksburg Technology Council, Silicon Valley Startup Incubation and Acceleration Network, Getcleantech, Technology Council of Central Pennsylvania, FreeMind, Gainesville Area Innovation Network, European American Enterprise Council, Wisconsin Technology Council, MedTech, Startups Forum India, Clean Energy Economy Minnesota, New Mexico Technology Council, Futurpreneur, Mission 50, Asia Cloud Computing Association, DigiFloor, TechArb Student Venture Accelerator, New York EdTech Week, Medical Plastics News, IoT Council, Startup One Stop, Biotech City, StartupHub Boston, Women Tech Council, Blockchain Education Network, and TechPlace.

I hope you will join us for this very important event.

Don’t hesitate to connect with me personally via LinkedIn.


Joe Benjamin
Founder & CEO
youngStartup Ventures
“Where Innovation Meets Capital”