VatorSplash
November 17, 2011 – 4pm to 9:30pm

4:00 to 5:10 - Networking, snacks

5:10 to 5:20 - Opening remarks: Bambi Francisco from Vator and Paul Martino from BullPen

5:20 to 5:50  - Panel No. 1: How angels and super angels/micro-cap VC funds are changing the stakes and creating a new ecosystem
Daniel Garrie (Pulse Advisory), Roger Erhenberg (IA Ventures), David Tisch (TechStars), Owen Davis (NYC Seed), John Borthwick (Betaworks), moderator: Bruce Taragin (Blumberg Capital)

5:50 to 6:15 - Keynote: Barry Silbert, CEO and founder, SecondMarket

6:15 to 6:45 - Panel No. 2: Money finds a way: How secondary markets have opened up new financing options
David Cundey (Credit Suisse), Dani Hughes (Divine Capital), Spencer Punter (Capital Dynamics), John Avirett (Greenspring), Ward Breeze (Gunderson), Ed Zimmerman (Lowenstein), moderator: Duncan Davidson (Bullpen)

6:45 to 7:00 - Floating Point 1 - Billy Chasen, CEO and co-founder, Turntable.fm 

7:00 to 7:35 - Snacks, drinks and networking

7:35 to 7:50 - Floating Point 2 - Ben McKean, CEO and founder, Savored

7:50 to 8:20 - Panel No. 3: Has the traditional VC industry been forced to pivot by the rise of angels, super angels, incubators, etc? (New vs Old)
James Robinson (RRE), Howard Morgan (First Round Capital), Gil Beyda (Genacast), Bobby Ocampo (Grotech), David Teten (ff Venture Capital), moderator: Rich Melmon (Bullpen)

8:20 to 8:45 - Keynote: Mark Suster, Partner, GRP

8:45 to 9:15 - Panel No. 4: Super angels, micro-VC, incubators, options buyers: Which early-stage strategy is best?
Lee Hower (Next View), Tony Florence (NEA) Lewis Gersh (Metamorphic), Micah Rosenbloom (Founder Collective), Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures), moderator: Ezra Roizen (Ackrell Capital) 

9:20 to 10:00 - More networking time