Venture West Conference
When11.6.2019 - 11.7.2019
The New Age of Venture Capital
BuiltWorlds Venture West Conference brings together the most credible, sophisticated, and engaged investors in the built industry. Whether you’re an early- to later-stage start-up looking to meet investors interested in advancing our industry or a corporate investor looking to engage with some of the most promising technology solutions, our Venture West Conference is the place to be. Enjoy two days of panel discussions, keynote speakers, demonstrations, and intimate networking opportunities.
Venue Details | November 6-7
Garden Court Hotel | 1520 Cowper St, Palo Alto, CA 94301
Wednesday, November 6
Demo Day: 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Your all-inclusive ticket includes access to our Demo Day where you’ll hear from some of the industry’s leading technology startups as well as our esteemed panel of investor judges. Have the opportunity to see startups present their leading-edge solutions to real investors interested in creating the future of the built world.
Reception: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday, November 7
Conference Program: 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Read on for the schedule of speakers, topics, and more.
“BuiltWorlds’ Venture West Conference was packed full of great industry content from the leading industry investors to the superstar emerging technology startups.” – Greg H.
THIS EVENT IS GREAT FOR:
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.
2019 Venture West Agenda
Day 1 Schedule
Day 2 Schedule
Breakfast & Registration
Matt Gagne, Research Manager, BuiltWorlds
BuiltWorlds Research Manager, Matt Gagne will set the stage for the day, briefly touching on the past year in investments, technology development, and key themes surrounding the venture landscape of the built environment.
Keynote: The Future of Space: The Tech Behind the WeWork Ecosystem
Liz Hartley, Partner, WeWork Creator Fund
Panel: Investing in Real Estate, PropTech, and the Built Environment
Darren Bechtel, Founder & Managing Director, Brick & Mortar | Liza Benson, Partner, Moderne Ventures
Panel: Corporate Venture
Fireside Chat: Investing in a Bear Market
Ray Levitt, Operating Partner, Blackhorn Ventures
Keynote: Growth Investing and the New Age of PropTech
Momei Qu, Vice President, PSP Growth
Panel: After the Exit, What's Next?
Networking & Refreshments
Fireside Chat: Limited Partners
Panel: Technology Development in a Recession
Matt Gagne, Research Manager, BuiltWorlds
RELATED ARTICLES & RESEARCH
VIP KICK OFF PARTY
Wednesday November 6 from 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Join us for an intimate evening of drinks, hors-d’oeuvres, and networking with Future Workforce speakers, special guests, and BuiltWorlds Standard, Enterprise, and Strategic 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.
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- How do I get tickets?
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- What's included in the ticket?
Access to all sessions at the conference.
Continental breakfast, lunch, and all-day refreshments.
Participation in BuiltWorlds Research-led breakout sessions.
Access to available white papers, speaker presentations (per speaker consent) and event attendee portal.
Invitation to the VIP Kick Off Party (for Standard, Enterprise, and Strategic Members).
- What do I do if I can't attend?
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- Where should I stay?
All parts of our Venture West Conference will take place at the Garden Court Hotel, Palo Alto. If you want to be near all the action, you can find a room there in our discounted room block!
- How do I book a discounted room?
The Garden Court Hotel is offering a limited rate for $599 for the night of Wednesday, November 6, and $499 for the night of Thursday, November 7. To book a room at this rate, please call the hotel directly at (650) 322-9000 or email .
You must identify yourself as part of the BuiltWorlds Venture West event for special rates. Cutoff date for special rates is Monday, October 7, 2019.
- Which airport should I fly into?
There are multiple to choose from, including: San Francisco International (SFO), Oakland International (OAK), and San Jose International (SJC).
- How do I access the event?
Proceed through the hotel lobby and check in with BuiltWorlds staff.
- Is parking available?
Garden Court Hotel offers valet parking for $15 for hotel guests; public parking is available Mon-Fri, 8am - 5pm.
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