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Venture Alpha West – 8 October 2014 Triple helix venturing for the longer-term

  • October 8, 2014
    • 7:00 am - 8:00 amRegistration & Networking Breakfast
    • 8:00 am - 8:10 amWelcome Remarks
    • 8:15 am - 8:50 amPlenary Keynote: Top Investors' Best Investment Ideas and How to Find Them Keynotes: Stephen King, Founder & CIO, C12 Capital Partners; John Leonard, Global Head of Equities, UBS Global Asset Management Moderator: Rachel Minard, CEO, Minard Capital
    • 8:50 am - 9:30 amThe LP View: Assessing the Opportunity In PE & VC Over the Next 5 YearsKeynotes: Andrea Auerbach, Managing Director, Cambridge Associates; John Skjervem, CIO, Oregon State Treasury; Paul Yett, Managing Director, Hamilton Lane
    • 9:30 am - 10:00 amNetworking Coffee Break
    • 10:00 am - 10:05 amOpen for Triple Helix Venturing: James Mawson, Editor-in-Chief, Global Corporate VenturingBringing the venture intermediaries from corporations, universities, governments, philanthropy, VCs together to fund a better future.
    • 10:05 am - 10:30 amKeynote: Erik Vermeulen, vice-president at Philips and professor of law at Tilberg UniversityRecipes for creating a startup ecosystem – the triple helix is not enough as you need to add the venture capital.
    • 10:30 am - 11:10 amPanel: Collaboration or competition in ventureModerator: Nagraj Kashyap, Qualcomm Ventures; Panellists: Russ Conser, ex-Shell, now Regenov8 Advisors; Robert Rodriguez, Security Innovation Network (Sinet); Michael Fox, MIT; Bob Ackerman, Allegis Capital
    • 11:10 am - 11:35 amFireside chat: Susan Robinson, Federal Public Affairs Director, Waste Management
    • 11:35 am - 12:05 pmNetworking Coffee Break
    • 12:05 pm - 12:50 pmPanel: Regional and cultural impressions on triple helix modelsModerator: Phil Wickham, Kauffman Fellows; Panellists: US: Laurent Le Gourrierec, Alcatel-Lucent; Europe: Frederic Hanika, Software AG; Asia: James Caruso, GM at JNC Corporation and Venture Partner at Draper Nexus Ventures; RoW: Daniel Carter, Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures; Russia: George Gogolev, Russian Venture Company
    • 12:50 pm - 2:20 pmPlenary Lunch
    • 2:20 pm - 3:00 pmPanel: Funding Innovation for the longer-termModerator: John Martin, Baker Botts; Panellists: George Foster, professor Stanford GSB; Davorin Kuchan, Capbridge; Errol Arkilic, M34 Capital; Bradley Rotter, Rivetz
    • 3:00 pm - 3:40 pmPanel: Corporate Investment and InnovationModerator: Devon Crews, Citrix; Panellist: Jay Onda, NTT's Docomo Capital; Marlon Nichols, Intel Capital; Gaurav Tewari, SAP Ventures; Brendon Kim, Samsung Strategic Investments Group
    • 3:40 pm - 4:10 pmNetworking Coffee Break
    • 4:10 pm - 4:50 pmEminence grise overview: Heidi Mason, Bell Mason GroupOverview on the next generation of venture networks and collaboration, followed by executive compensation presentation by Jody K. Thelander, J.Thelander Consulting
    • 4:50 pm - 5:20 pmKeynote: IBM insiders: Jim Spohrer and Andrew ClarkBringing together ventures, governments, academia and corporations to manage through the fourth-wave technological disruption.
    • 5:20 pm - 5:30 pmClosing remarks: James Mawson
    • 5:30 pm - 7:30 pmGCV Powerlist Awards 2014Celebrating the biggest names in Corporate Venturing in 2014. Last year won by Arvind Sodhani, but a man can only stay at the top for so long...
    • 7:30 pm - 7:30 pmClose