Past Meetup

Silicon Valley Crowdfunding Expo and Conference

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This event is organized by Silicon Valley Crowdfund.

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Conference Agenda

Thursday, April 4th

8:30 ~ 9:30 am Registration

9:00 am Expo Opens

MC: Howard J. Leonhardt

9:30 ~ 9:55 am Keynote: Timothy C. Draper
Founder and Managing Director of Draper Fisher Jurvetson

10:00 ~ 10:50 am FIRST PANEL
Multiple Faces of Crowdfunding: Rewards Based Portals beyond Kickstarter

Panelists:

Eric Hellman, President and Founder at Unglue.it
Joy Schoffler, Principal Leverage PR
Alex Sheshunoff, President at Foodstart.com
Devin D. Thorpe, Author and Forbes Contributor
Moderator: Richard Bliss, Sr. VP at Social Tech Media

11:00 ~ 11:50 am SECOND PANEL
Reaching the Goal – How to Make It Happen

Panelists:

Sonny Vu, CEO at Misfit Wearables Corporation
Jeremy Andrews, Founder and CEO at Smart Money Entrepreneurs
Christopher Reed, Founder and CEO of IRAvest Inc.
Dr. Cat, President at Dragon’s Eye Production
Moderator: Kevin Lawton

12:00 ~ 12:45 pm THIRD PANEL
Business of Crowdfunding

Panelists:

James Beshra, Co-Founder at Crowdtilt
Jeffrey Henderson, VP at Invested.in
Sanj Goyle, Co-Founder and CEO of BancBox
Luan Cox, Founder and CEO at Crowdnetic
Steve Ferrando, Founder and CIO at CrowdClear
Moderator: Ruth Hedges, CEO at FundingRoadmap

12:45 ~ 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 ~ 2:15 pm Keynote: Douglas S. Ellenoff
Partner at Ellenoff Grossman & Schole LLP

2:20 ~ 3:15 pm FOURTH PANEL
Equity Crowdfunding Portals

Panelists:

Chance Barnet, Co-Founder and CEO at Crowdfunder
Sang Lee, CEO at Return on Change
Jilliene Helman, CEO at Realty Mogul
Jeff Lynn, Chief Executive Officer st Seedrs
Moderator: Jonathan Sandlund, Founder of TheCrowdCafe

3:30 ~ 4:30 pm FIFTH PANEL
Crowdfunding in Private Investments
Eco System

Panelists:

Steve Cinelli, CEO at PRIMARQ
DJ Paul, Co-Founder and Executive Board Member of CfIRA and CfPA
Steve Bennet, Managing Director at Bodega Partners
Kim Wales, CEO at Wales Capital and CrowdBureau
Moderator: Douglas S. Ellenoff

4:30 pm Final Notes

5:00 pm Expo Closes

6:15 ~ 9:00 pm VIP Reception

Friday, April 5th

9:00 am Expo Opens

11:10 ~ 11:50 am Startup Pitch Contest in Reception Room

11:55 am Announcement of the Winners,
Closing of the Conference – Reception Room

A "YES" RSVP on our meetup site does not confirm your reservation.

In order to attend this event, register and pay here:

http://ideatoipo.eventbrite.com/

Idea to IPO members get a 30% percent discount on both the general admission rate and the VIP rate!

In order to get the 30% discount, enter discount promo code:

IDEA-TO-IPO