2020 Western Angel Investment Summit - Invited Company Registration
WIN TOGETHER - Connecting angels, funds and accelerators
Presented by Angel Forum, Capital Investment Network with the support of VIATEC and NACO.
For both investors and entrepreneurs
Venue: Oak Bay Beach Hotel - Use rate code 162262 and call 1-800-668-7758 or visit www.oakbaybeachhotel.com to book a room at the special Summit rate. Rates are valid February 20 – 23, 2020 and deadline for room reservation is February 6, 2020 - subject to availability.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
6.00pm Social at Canoe Brew Pub - Victoria
Friday, February 21, 2020 - Summit Day
7.45am Registration and Buffet Breakfast
8.30am Opening Summit by Mayor Helps
8.45am Setting the Stage – Maximizing Investment Outcomes by Bringing the Ecosystem Together - Claudio Rojas - CEO at National Angel Capital Organization
9.00am Key Note - Hans Knapp - Angel Investor and Partner Yaletown Ventures
9.30am Group Networking Exercise: Angel Investor Bingo
10.30am Coffee break
11.00am Company Pitches (4x)
12.30pm "Working Together to Win Together" - Panel - Seed Funds, Accelerators and Incubators
Moderator: Richard Egli - Managing Director Alacrity Canada
Patrick Lor - Managing Partner Panache Ventures
Mohan Markandaier - Managing Partner Good News Ventures
Jeanette Jackson - CEO Foresight
Kari LaMotte - Managing Director Entrepreneurship@UBC
Rob Bennett - COO and Program Director VIATEC
1.15pm Company Pitches 4x
3.00pm "Learning from the Best in the Province" - Panel - BC's Angels of the Year
Moderator: James de Greef - Chair CIN and co-founder GenoLogics, recently acquired by Illumina.
Rasool Rayani - 2017 VIATEC/CIN Angel of the Year
Hannes Blum - 2018 VIATEC/CIN Angel of the Year
Stephanie Andrew/ WEL - 2019 VIATEC/CIN Angel of the Year
John Robertshaw - 2019 AF Angel of the Year
Jennifer Thompson - AF Angel Investor
4.00pm "Victoria - what you didn't know yet but should "- Dan Gunn - Executive Director VIATEC
5.00pm Bard & Banker, downtown Victoria
You might consider extending your stay at the Oak Bay Beach Hotel with an extra night or two (at Summit discount!) to enjoy their wonderful facilities.