Venture Conference Chicago

When

4.3.2019 - 4.4.2019

Where

The Westin Chicago River North 320 North Dearborn Street Chicago, IL 60654

Premier Sponsors

The Premier Event Covering The New Age of Venture Capital in the Built World.

According to CB Insights research, 2016 and 2017 brought the highest number of “built tech” startup investments by VC funds (a 169% increase since 2012) in history. It appears we’ve entered a new age of investment interest in the space.

The Venture Chicago Conference is a full-day premium event that brings together the built world’s leading investors and hottest startups for a deep dive into the trends and themes shaping the new era of Venture in our industry.

Speakers

Andrew Ackerman

Managing Director, Dreamit

Kyle Beatty

Principal, AmFam Ventures

Adam Bridgman

Partner, HOLT Ventures

Jesse Devitte

Managing Partner, Borealis Ventures

Matt Gagne

Research Manager, BuiltWorlds

Chase Gilbert

CEO, Built Technologies

Peter Grant

CEO, Safesite Solutions

Jim Lichtenwalter

Journalist, BuiltWorlds

Martha Notaras

Partner, XL Innovate

Laura Plunkett

Director External Ventures, Saint-Gobain

David Wald

CEO and Co-Founder, Aclaimant

THIS EVENT IS GREAT FOR:

Startup CEOs

They’ve got an amazing new technology that will revolutionize the built industry. They have vision, energy, grit, and a great business plan. They’re only missing one thing – cash.

Executives of Venture Firms

They are taking the pulse of the industry, scanning the room for the next technology that will make it BIG. They know how to get a business off the ground and bring in major cash.

Leaders of Corporate Innovation Programs and Investment Groups

They see that technology is constantly changing. At any second, a new trend could disrupt their business. They need to stay ahead of the curve and make sure they are in control of industry changes. They know that the best way to dominate the industry is to invest in cutting-edge tech.

VIP KICK OFF PARTY

Wednesday April 3 from 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Join us for an intimate evening of drinks, hors-d’oeuvres, and networking with Venture Chicago speakers, special guests, and BuiltWorlds Members. We keep the guest list small and the drinks cold so you can focus on making the connections that matter. Space is limited and tickets will sell out.

REGISTER

Contact Alex Maksymec at alex.maksymec@builtworlds.com for the access code.

The Westin Chicago River North 320 North Dearborn Street Chicago IL 60654

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