Girls in Tech, Thomson Reuters and Vator are holding Amplify next week. Amplify is an event focused on empowering women to take leadership roles in the entrepreneur ecosystem.
AMPLIFY 2013 is hosted by Thomson Reuters’ PartnerConnect West Conference (#AMPLIFY2013). The event is expected to attract more than 1,000 investors over several days, and 300 to 500 on any given day.
Vator readers get a free ticket. We've got a bunch to give away. Use "amplifyguest" when you register here: Get comp tickets here.
It's first come. First serve.
1:30 to 2:00 pm -- Check in and networking
2:10 to 2:50 pm -- (40 minutes) How have early-stage venture investing models evolved and how are early-stage investors helping their portfolio companies deal the Series A Crunch? Renata Quintini (Felicis Ventures), Dave McClure (500 Startups), Cindy Padnos (Illuminate Ventures), Paul Lee (Lightbank); Moderator: Alastair Goldfisher (Thomson Reuters)
3:10 to 3:40 pm -- (30 minutes) Mixing business with pleasure: Do husbands and wives make great founding teams? And can women have it all? Andra Davidson (A&E Networks), Eileen Gordon (NapaStyle), Heidi Zak (ThirdLove), Jennifer Wong (Alt21), Kristen Goldstein(BackOps); Moderator: Adriana Gascoigne (Girls in Tech)
4:00 to 4:40 pm -- (40 minutes) Venture capital is being turned on its head! What will venture capital look like in five years? Maha Ibrahim(Canaan Ventures), Katherine Barr ( MDV ), Sharon Wienbar ( Scale Venture Partners ), Rebecca Lynn (Morgenthaler); Moderator: Bambi Francisco (Vator)
5:20 to 5:30 pm -- Closing remarks
5:30 to 7:00 pm -- Cocktail reception (time to see demo tables)