The following post is sponsored by Vator.tv.
There are some rumblings that cash may be drying up for tech startups. Does that mean a shakeout is on the horizon, and angel investor hobbyists are going to go back to their day jobs? Are the nose-bleed valuations at the later stages sustainable? The ecosystem is changing and affecting the way entrepreneurs build their companies and investors allocate their funds. Knowing how to build, given the restraints and new opportunities, and what to expect from today’s investors is essential to founders and all entrepreneurs.
Get first-hand knowledge about what’s happening across the venture landscape from top-notch seed- to late-stage investors as they share their experience at Venture Shift NY.
To get your 15% VentureBeat discount, use code “VB15”. Get your tickets before they sell out. Register here.
Here’s the lineup of speakers:
Mark Suster, Partner at GRP
Barry Silbert, Founder and CEO of SecondMarket
Billy Chasen, CEO and co-founder of Turntable.fm
Michael Lazerow, CEO and founder of Buddy Media
Howard Morgan, Managing Partner at First Round Capital
David Tisch of TechStars
James Robinson, Partner at RRE
Tony Florence, Partner at NEA
Owen Davis, Partner at NYC Seed
David Cundey at Credit Suisse
Brian Hutchings of Gunderson
Gil Beyda, Founder & Managing Partner at Genacast Ventures
Roger Ehrenberg, Founder and Managing Partner of IA Ventures
Daniel B. Garrie at Pulse Advisory
Lewis Gersh, Managing Partner at Metamorphic Ventures
Rick Heitzmann, Founder and Managing Director of FirstMark Capital
Spencer Punter of Capital Dynamics
Lee Hower, General Partner of NextView Ventures
Bobby Ocampo of Grotech Ventures
John Avirett of Greenspring
Ezra Roizen of Ackrell Capital
Micah Rosenbloom of Founder Collective
Bambi Francisco, Founder, Vator
Paul Martino, Founder, Bullpen Capital
Duncan Davidson, Founder Bullpen Capital
Rich Melmon, Founder, Bullpen Capital
Remember, get your VentureBeat discount tickets using VB15 before they’re sold out. For companies interested in having a presence at the show, the best deals are in the demo tables, which include a table to demo your services/product, three tickets to the event, and logos on TV screens.