Congrats to the December cohort for officially graduating from 48Hrs in the Valley!
2016 Theme: Capital Matters: "Human, Financial, Social"
December 2016 Agenda and speakers:
48Hrs Day 1 - December 6
Day 1 of 48Hrs will revolve around introducing the 2016 Winter Cohort. We'll be showcasing our 48Hrs Alumni as well as holding custom workshop and presentations delivered by successful entrepreneurs, founders and executives. The day of programming, will be followed by a cocktail hour at a nearby bar.
Headmaster, Draper University
SUKHINDER SINGH CASSIDY
Founder & CEO, Joyus.com
Cohort Companies will polish up their pitches for Day 2's pitch competition with guidance from our pitch experts, Lars Leckie, Anthony Lee, Paul McKinlay, Kevin Swan, and Robert Simon.
Wellington Financial LP
VP Corporate Development,
BDC IT Venture Fund
48Hrs alumni - where are they now?
John Huehn and Kyle Boulay are 48Hrs Alumni who will be sharing insight on how the program has supported their startups. The panel discussion will be moderated by Jon Quick.
President & CEO,
In the Chat
Founder & CEO,
VP of Operations
Jasper Malcolmson and Jen Holmstrom will lead workshops addressing immediate and long term hurdles of cohort companies surrounding social and human capital, respectively.
Head of Talent,
48Hrs Day 2 - December 7
Day 2 of 48Hrs will begin with a pitch competition from each company, followed by multiple panels hosted by some of the most influential minds in the Valley. The day will continue with high-level mentorship and venture guidance through one-on-one meetings with angel investors and VCs. The event will conclude with an invitation-only networking reception.
Interim Executive Director, C100
Each company will be given three minutes to pitch their business, followed by three minutes of feedback from the panel. Top pitches will be awarded for Best Tech, Most Entertaining, Biggest Upside, and an Audience Choice.
VC, Shasta Ventures
Partner, 500 Startups
Associate Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partner
Partner, Foundation Capital
"Scaling Sales to Accelerate Growth"
Chief Business Officer, Lyft
VP, Product & Innovation, Bills.com
Marketing and Sales Bootcamp
Day 2: Closing reception
An invitation-only reception with C100 Partners & select Charter Members to honor the December 2016 48Hrs in the Valley Cohort.