SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Impact Venture Capital announced today that it will host the IMPACT GLOBAL VENTURE SUMMIT '18 on May 8th at the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California.
Impact Venture Capital will host hundreds of investors, entrepreneurs, corporate executives, and policymakers for this all-day event. The Kauffman Fellows, Entrepreneurs Organization, and Women’s Startup Competition Europe will act as industry partners.
The Summit’s open-floor format is purposefully designed to promote engagement and interaction, allowing participants to attend programs most relevant to them. The Summit will feature scores of exhibiting startups, live radio and television interviews, and rapid startup pitch sessions. Highlighted panel discussions of industry and policy experts will focus on key program tracks including: Platforms & Markets; Blockchain & the Data Economy; Mobility & Infrastructure; AI & Employment; and Analytics & Governance.
Jeff Harbach, CEO of the Kauffman Fellows said, "By bringing world-class investors, market innovators, and policymakers together, the Impact Global Venture Summit is setting the stage for technology to serve venture ecosystems in the US and beyond. We're thrilled to support the team at Impact Venture Capital."
General Partner of Impact Venture Capital Jack Crawford said, “This Summit will kickstart amazing opportunities to solve global challenges for the next decade with innovations happening today."
Last year’s Summit included over 700 investors, corporate innovators, and entrepreneurs -- and some are forecasting the event will double its number of attendees this year. For more program details, attendees and sponsors can register here: www.impactglobalventuresummit.com.
About Impact Venture Capital
Impact Venture Capital invests alongside corporate venture groups and top-tier investors in early-stage information technology startups with a focus on Technology Media & Telecom, Fin Tech, Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, and Civic Tech.