Global Capital Summit 2019

Stanford, CA


9:00am - 8:00pm

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The fourth annual F50 Global Capital Summit® (GCS) is one of the Silicon Valley Bay Area’s flagship events for the startup venture ecosystem. The theme of this year’s summit is Seeding the future and it will be held on Wednesday, April 30th at Stanford University.

GCS 2019 is organized by F50, Silicon Valley Entrepreneurs, and Community Media The summit will feature 30+ speaking sessions including thought leader talk, investment trends, and extraordinary products and innovations, around 550 attendees from world-leading corporations, and the global investment ecosystem. The attendees are corporate executives, angel investors, venture funds, influential long-term investors, and a small group of high-potential local early founders.

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GCS 2019 will feature the following sections of content

Seeding the next generation founders: Education and incubation

Thinking in investment

Future Tech

Impact 1 billion lives

Corporate Innovation with Startup Ecosystem: the force awakens

In angel we trust: The rising of angel investors in the winter

The Bets by the VCs

Startup Demo

Speed Dating

GCS will feature two stages: the main stage and connect lounge.

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Presentation: Innovation and Design Thinking

Anurag Mairal, Professor, Stanford University

Panel: Is now the winter for startup or investor?

Bill Reichert, Managing Partner, Garage Technology Ventures

James Sowers, Angel Investor, PopUp Ventures

Annie Kadavy, Managing Director, Redpoint Ventures

David Zilberman, Managing Director, Comcast Ventures

Panel: How Angels help startups impact the world?

Moderator: KJ Jia, Partner, F50 Labs

John Ricci, Founder, US Angels

Jordan Wahbeh, Managing Partner, Bay Angels

Dave Sanders, Board Member, Sacramento Angels

Presentation: How AI in Mobility can Save 37,000 Young Lives Every Year

Dinesh C, Chief Creative Officer, CarVi

Fireside Chat with Duncan

Duncan Davidson, General Partner, Bullpen Capital

Fireside Chat with PaulHolland

Paul Holland, General Partner, Foundation Capital

Catalyzes the Global Innovation Economy – GSVLabs

Nikhil Sinha, CEO, GSVLabs

Presentation: Venture University

Wayne Lim, Venture Capitalist, Venture University

Presentation: Band of Angels

Ronald Weissman, Chairman, Band of Angels

Presentation: North Bay Angels

Che Voigt, Board Chair, North Bay Angels

Presentation: VC Taskforce

June Riley, CEO, VC Taskforce

Presentation: Keiretsu Forum

Randy Williams, CEO, Keiretsu Forum

Panel: Empower Woman in Investment & Startups

SC Moatti, Managing Partner, Mighty Capital

Katie Lam, Founder, Kalon SF

Gené Teare, Strategic Research, Crunchbase

Presentation: IoT leveraging cloud and predictive analytics solutions

Jai Suri, Senior Director of Product Management, Oracle

Presentation: People Analytics

Jamie Rothenburg, People Analytics, Google


Connect Lounge

Startup Demo

Speed Dating with speakers and investors

Investor Ignite Introduction

90 seconds ignite style introduction talks on the Connect Lounge Stage by 10+ VIP investor guests.


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Past Speakers

Investors (VC, Corporate Ventures, PE):

Aaref Hilaly, Partner, Sequoia Capital

Adam Goldberg, Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners

Alaa Halawa, Senior Principal, Mubadala Capital

Amit Shah, Partner at Artiman Ventures

Andy Tang, Managing Partner, Draper Associate

Benjamin Ling, General Partner, Khosla Ventures

Blaise Zerega, Editor in Chief, VentureBeat

Blake Masters, Principal, Thiel Capital

Camille Samuels, Partner, Venrock

Carl Page, Founder, Anthropocene Institute

Christopher Schaepe, Co-founder, Lightspeed Ventures

Dave Munichiello, General Partner, Google Ventures

David Cao, Founder, F50

David Chao, Co-Founder & General Partner, DCM Ventures

David Chen, Operating Partner, Sequoia CBC Cross Border Digital Fun

David Zilberman, Managing Director, Comcast Ventures

Doug Renert, Co-Founding Partner, Tandem Capital

Ethan Kurzweil, Partner, Bessemer Venture Partners

Grant Allen, Managing Director, ABB Technology Ventures

Guy Kawasaki, Co-Founder, Garage Technology Ventures

Hans Tung, Partner, GGV Capital

Hilary Gosher, Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners

Ibrahim Ajami, Head of Venture Capital , Mubadala Capital

Jacques Benkoski, Partner, U.S. Venture Partners

Jagdeep Singh Bachher, Chief Investment Officer, University California, Office of President

JAMES HARDIMAN, Partner, Data Collective

Kiyotak Kumazawa, Hitachi

KJ, Partner, F50 Labs

Leslie Bottorff, Managing Director, GE Ventures, Healthcare

Lu Zhang, Fusion Capital

Mark Siegel, Managing Director, Menlo Ventures

Paul Holland, General Partner, Foundation Capital

Peter Hebert, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Lux Capital

Phil Sanderson, Managing Director, IDG Ventures

Ramneek Gupta, Managing Director & Co-head, Global Venture Investing at Citi Ventures

Randy Williams, CEO & Founder, Keiretsu Forum

Rishi Garg, Partner, Mayfield

Robert Mittendorff, Partner, Norwest Venture Partners

Roy Bahat, Head of Bloomberg Beta

Saeed Amidi, Founder, Plug & Play

Sanjit Singh Dang, PhD, Managing Director, Intel Capital

Scott Frederick, Partner, NEA

Shawn Carolan, Partner, Menlo Ventures

Steve Mitzenmacher, VP Corporate Development, NetApp

Tim Draper, Founder, Draper Associates

Vanessa Larco, Partner, NEA

Vijay Pande, General Partner, Andreesen Horowitz

Wei Guo, Founding Partner, UpHonest Fund

Influencers (Professors, leaders)

Baron Davis, Angel Investor,Former NBA Star

Caroline Winnett,Executive Director, Berkeley Skydeck

Daniel Burnett, Professor at UCSF, Founder / CEO Theranova

Daniel Kraft, Chair of Medicine, Singularity Exponential

Duncan Logan, Founder & CEO, Rocketspace

Franklin Urteaga,Former Whitehouse Advisor

Jeffery Gruen, CMO, Huron

Jeremy Hillman, Head of Global Communications & Strategy, The World Bank

Keith Krach, Chairman, DocuSign

Mang Yu Sr Research Scientist of Pathology Stanford

Myron Scholes, Professor, Stanford GSB, Economic Nobel Prize Winner

Ron Zaidman, MBA, MTCM, President & CEO, Five Branches University

Roy Geva Glasberg, Founder & Global Manager, Google Global Accelerator

Steve Stevanovich, Board of Governors, U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory

Tatyana Mamut, Amazon, SalesForce, Sapphire Ventures

Uli K. Chettipally, MD., MPH Physician Kaiser Permanente

Vitaly, COO, UNOPS



Blaise Zerega, Editor in Chief, VentureBeat

GENÉ TEARE, Head of Content, CrunchBase

Josh Constine, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch

KATIE ROOF, Senior Writer, TechCrunch

Kate O’Keeffe, Reporter, Wall Street Journal

Rebecca Fannin, Founder, Silicon Dragon

Tom Giles, Executive Editor, Global Technology, Bloomberg

F50 Summit Companies:



Apeel Sciences,J AMES ROGERS, Ph.D., Science Director & CEO

ATomwise. ABRAHAM HEIFETS, Founder & CEO


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Event Address:

Paul Brest Hall @ Stanford University
555 Salvatierra Walk
Stanford, CA 94305