Access to capital is a recurring challenge for all tech companies. There are so many options; so many choices. Learn how the benefits of venture capital and strategic investment can help your company's growth strategy.

This is your opportunity to hear from representatives of the Renaissance Fund – Walden Capital, Ventures West, Vantage Point and Celtic Ventures and a representative of active strategic investor Microsoft, who will share their insights on this important issue.

Event Agenda

October 8, 2008

Snapshot of Available Capital in B.C. – Todd Tessier, Vice President, BC Renaissance Capital Fund

VC/Clean Tech Keynote – Marc van den Berg, Managing Director at VantagePoint Venture Partners, VP Clean Tech Team

Strategic Investor/ICT Keynote – Jon Gelsey, Director, Corporate Development, Microsoft 

Guest panelists:

David Berkowitz, General Partner, Ventures West
Matt Miller, Managing Director, Walden Capital
Marc van den Berg, Managing Director, VantagePoint Venture Partners
Tom Valis, Partner, Celtic Ventures
Jon Gelsey, Director, Corporate Development Microsoft

To read the speakers' biographies please click here.

Cash bar and appetizers provided.