June 20, 2017
Marina Del Rey Marriott
4100 Admiralty Way, Marina Del Rey, CA 90292
To register and purchase a ticket ($250) please visit our registration page (code: tsw2017)
Last year we sold out!
The Dow Chemical Company
National Science Foundation
Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP
8:00am Registration and networking breakfast
8:45am Introduction and Welcome: Andrea Belz and Kathleen Jurman
9:00am Keynote: Errol Arkilic, M34 Capital, Inc.
9:45am Introduction to Innovation Node – Los Angeles
10:00am Technology Showcase
11:00am Panel: Innovation in Large Corporations/Scouting for Opportunities
Moderator: Kevin DeBre, Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP
Kathleen Jurman, The Dow Chemical Company
Jai Kumar, TCS Global
Chris Moran, Lockheed Martin Ventures
Ida Shum, Samsung
Anuraag Singh, W.L. Gore and Associates
12:30pm Keynote: Dale Fox, Tribogenics Inc.
2:00pm Panel: Venture Investing in Hard Technologies
Moderator: Andrea Belz, Vice Dean for Technology Innovation & Entrepreneurship, VSOE
Darren Bechtel, Brick and Mortar Ventures
Avinash Kant, Phoenix Venture Partners
Veronica Osinski, Trifecta Capital
Marc van den Berg, DBL Partners
John Waller, Okapi Venture Capital
2:30pm Panel: Leveraging Federal & Corporate Funds to Launch from Lab to Market
Moderator: Steven Konsek, I-Corps Program Director National Science Foundation
Calum R.I. Chisholm, SAFCell, Inc.
Jennifer Lee, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)
Ross Mead, Semio
3:30pm Technology Showcase
See the bios for our speakers here.