SNAC

Southern Nevada Angel Conference

October 9-10, 2019 | Las Vegas City Hall: Council Chambers
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Investors

Learn how to be a highly successful early stage investor. Network with experienced angels, fund managers, family offices, and early stage venture firms. Hear presentations and panel discussions with experienced fund managers, angel investors, and successfully exited founders. See pitches from well vetted start-up founders seeking pre-seed and seed capital investments.

Founders

Learn how to present your startup in a way that investors will understand and take seriously. Hear from experienced founders with successful exits. Have the chance to apply to pitch your startup at the event — or afterward to StartUpNV.


 


Our Speaker & Panel Line-Up

Successful Angel Investors and Founders to help you learn

 

Bernie Brenner


Rollick, Inc

Founder / CEO


 


George Moncrief


AFWERX

Tech Scout


 


Amanda Signorelli


Tech Week

CEO


 

Angela Jackson


Portland Seed Fund

Co-Founder & Managing Director


 


Linda Smith


Angel Capital Association

Chairman of the Board


 


Mark Brennan


Brennan Consulting Group

Founder & CEO


 


Jeffrey Saling


StartUpNV | FundNV

Co-Founder & Executive Director


 

Claire England


Kauffman Venture Fund

Kauffman Fellow


 


Bill Payne


Angel Resource Institute

Fellow | Lead Investor


 


Bill Botts


Rebel Venture Fund

Director


 


Bob Anderson


Snell & Wilmer | Holland & Hart

M&A Partner (retired)


 

Mysty Rusk


University of San Diego

Director, Innovation Center


 


Madeline Feldman


StartUpNV | FundNV

Ops Director & Biz Dev


 


Troy Vosseller


Gener8tor

Co-Founder


 

Date / Time

Topic

Speaker / Panelists

Location

October 9, 2019
6:30 - 8:00 pm

Registration, Networking & Social Hour | Light Apps & Drinks | Pre-Event Inspiration

7:00 - 7:15 pmWelcome & Event LogisticsJeff SalingCafé / Patio
October 10, 2019
Welcome Track - all attendees
7:30 - 8:15 amRegistration:
Networking & Coffee | Light Breakfast Buffet
Café / Patio
8:15 - 8:20Conference Kick-offJeff SalingCouncil Chambers
8:20 - 8:30Welcome to Las VegasMayor GoodmanCouncil Chambers
Track #1 - Investors: Angels, Early Stage, Friends & Family, Pre-Seed, Seed

8:30 - 12:00Course: Fundamentals of Angel Investing | Angel Capital AssociationBill PayneCouncil Chambers

Panelists:

Angela Jackson, Linda Smith, George Moncrief, Bill Botts, Bob Anderson, Mark Brennan
Track #2 - Founders: Capital Raisers & the Start-Up "Curious"
8:30 - 9:15

Presentation & Panel:

Raising Capital for a Start-up

Panel: Mark Brennan, Bernie Brenner
Amanda SignorelliConference Room
9:15 - 9:45

Networking Break

Café / Patio
9:45 - 10:45

Presentation & Panel:

Capital Stage Requirements: Pre-seed to A Round

Panel: Linda Smith, Bill Botts, Mark Brennan
Madeline FeldmanConference Room
10:45 - 11:15Networking BreakCafé / Patio
11:15 - 12:00

Q&A:

Ask Me Anything
George MoncriefConference Room
Track #3 - all attendees
12:00 - 12:45 pmLunch - pick up lunches / NetworkingCafé / Patio
12:45 - 1:05

Fireside Chat:

Building an Angel Ecosystem - Lessons from Seattle Angel Conference in San Diego
Mysty RuskCouncil Chambers
1:05 - 1:30

Presentation:

Building an Start-up Ecosystem - Lessons from Madison, WI & Gener8tor
Troy VosslerCouncil Chambers
1:30 - 2:00

Presentation:

Early Investor Benefits for You & Your Community via the Portland Seed Fund
Angela JacksonCouncil Chambers
2:00 - 2:15Networking BreakCafé / Patio
2:15 - 3:00

Fireside Chat:

Building Startup Ecosystems
Claire EnglandCouncil Chambers
3:00 - 3:45

Presentation:

The Path to IPO, acquisition & attracting investment. Stories from Austin, TrueCar, & Rollick
Bernie BrennerCouncil Chambers
3:45 - 4:00Networking BreakCafé / Patio
4:00 - 5:15Pitches* (6)
apply to pitch at via GUST
Panel: G Moncrief / A Jackson / B Brenner / L. Smith
Bill Payne & Bill Botts Council Chambers
5:15 - 6:00Networking & CocktailsCafé / Patio
6:00 - 6:15Check Awards to Start-UpsJeff SalingCouncil Chambers
6:15 - 7:30After PartyCafé / Patio

Location:   Las Vegas City Hall – City Council Chambers

Date:  October 9 (6:30p-8:00p) | October 10 (7:30a – 7:30p)


Actively raising this fall?

Six Companies will be selected!