Xconomy Forum: New York’s Venture Emergence
AGENDA

1:00 – 2:00
Registration
2:00 – 2:10
Welcome
Bob Buderi, Founder and CEO, Xconomy
2:10 – 2:25 VC-Entrepreneur Story: bitly
Peter Stern, CEO, bitly
Eric Wiesen, General Partner, RRE Ventures
Interlude

Startup Snapshot: Gotham Greens
Viraj Puri, Co-founder and CEO, Gotham Greens

2:30 – 2:45 VC-Entrepreneur Story: ARMGO—A Life Sciences Startup in NY
Sapan Shah, CEO, ARMGO Pharma
Dennis Purcell, Senior Managing Partner, Aisling Capital
Interlude Startup Snapshot: BarkBox
Carly Strife, Co-founder and CEO
2:50 – 3:35 Keynote Chat: The Future of Venture in NY
Fred Wilson, Founder and Managing Partner, Union Square Ventures
Todd Dagres, Founder and General Partner, Spark Capital
David Rosenblatt, CEO, 1stdibs (moderator)
3:35 – 4:05
Networking Break
4:05 – 4:25 VC-Entrepreneur Story: Gilt
Alexandra Wilkis Wilson, Founder and Chief Merchandising Officer, Gilt Groupe
Alexis Maybank, Founder and Chief Marketing Officer, Gilt Groupe
Nick Beim, General Partner, Matrix Partners
Interlude Startup Snapshot: HackNY
Chris Wiggins, Co-founder
4:30 – 4:45 VC-Entrepreneur Story: Simulmedia
Dave Morgan, Founder and CEO, Simulmedia
Rich Levandov, Managing Director, Avalon Ventures
4:45 – 5:15
Closing Keynote Chat
Barry Silbert, Founder and CEO, SecondMarket
Michael Greeley, General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners (moderator)
5:15 – 6:30
Networking Reception
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VC-Entrepreneur Story: bitly