VentureOut Scotland Recap

09/26/16 - 10/01/16

ONE-WEEK HYPER ACCELERATOR FOR SCOTTISH STARTUPS

HOSTED BY

Kilobytes & Bagpipes, a Scottish Pitch Night

September 28th, 2016      6:00pm      26 Broadway, 8th Fl

  • Content Strategy workshop with Victor Ramirez from Abstract
  • Scottish cohort learns about the immigration with Emre Ozgu from BMK
  • The Scottish cohort at Blumberg Capital, learning about raising capital with Bruce Taragin
  • Our panel of Investors - Jessica Peltz-Zatulove(kbs+ Ventures), Jesse Glass(Empire Angels), and Chuck Doerr(Tribeca Angels)
  • Tips on raising capital with Bruce Taragin from Blumberg Capital
  • Scottish founders attend an accounting workshop with Cohn Reznick's Asael Meir
  • Michael Taormina from CU Lending Exchange teaching fundraising techniques and strategies
  • Cutitronics pitching to our panel of investors and a crowd of techies
  • Randolph Adler from Dentons speaks to the Scottish founders about legal challenges and issues
  • Messaging & PR with the awesome Susan Lindner from Emerging Media PR
  • Adam Plotkin from ff Venture Capital talks to the Scottish startups about raising capital
  • James Varga, pitches his Startup, TheID Co
  • Henrik Hasenkamp from Gridscale receives feedback from BMW i Ventures's Christian Noske at Pitch Night
  • NYCEDC Meeting with Euan Robertson, Executive Vice President
  • Our panel of killer Investors : Mat Kaliski(Rubicon Venture Capital), Charles Smith(Social Starts), Jessica Peltz-Zatulove(kbs+ Ventures) and Jesse
  • Scotland Pitch Night
  • Matt Lopez from Skaled, advising on sales strategies
  • Audience of tech enthusiasts hearing Scottish startups pitch to our panel of investors

On Wednesday, September 28th, VentureOut & Scottish Enterprise presents Kilobytes & Bagpipes, a Scottish Pitch Night. The event will showcase Scottish most promising tech startups and featured a panel of NYC's top venture investors.

PRESENTERS

Investor Panel

Mateusz Kaliski

Charles C. Smith

Loren Vittetoe

Jessica Peltz-Zatulove

Startups

Yavi

The ID Co.

SnapDragon Monitoring

Pasabi

Mallzee

Ahoi.Life

Cutitronics

Candidate ID

UPCOMING PROGRAMS

Fintech Australia

10/22/17 - 10/26/17

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Andalucia

10/23/17 - 10/23/17

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Bavaria

10/24/17 - 10/24/17

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Hungary

10/29/17 - 11/03/17

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Israel

11/12/17 - 11/16/17

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Italy

11/26/17 - 11/30/17

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Retail Tech

12/03/17 - 12/08/17

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HealthTech

01/07/18 - 01/11/18

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insights

01/21/18 - 01/26/18

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PROGRAM OVERVIEW

  • Content Strategy workshop with Victor Ramirez from Abstract
  • Scottish cohort learns about the immigration with Emre Ozgu from BMK
  • The Scottish cohort at Blumberg Capital, learning about raising capital with Bruce Taragin
  • Our panel of Investors - Jessica Peltz-Zatulove(kbs+ Ventures), Jesse Glass(Empire Angels), and Chuck Doerr(Tribeca Angels)
  • Tips on raising capital with Bruce Taragin from Blumberg Capital
  • Scottish founders attend an accounting workshop with Cohn Reznick's Asael Meir
  • Michael Taormina from CU Lending Exchange teaching fundraising techniques and strategies
  • Cutitronics pitching to our panel of investors and a crowd of techies
  • Randolph Adler from Dentons speaks to the Scottish founders about legal challenges and issues
  • Messaging & PR with the awesome Susan Lindner from Emerging Media PR
  • Adam Plotkin from ff Venture Capital talks to the Scottish startups about raising capital
  • James Varga, pitches his Startup, TheID Co
  • Henrik Hasenkamp from Gridscale receives feedback from BMW i Ventures's Christian Noske at Pitch Night
  • NYCEDC Meeting with Euan Robertson, Executive Vice President
  • Our panel of killer Investors : Mat Kaliski(Rubicon Venture Capital), Charles Smith(Social Starts), Jessica Peltz-Zatulove(kbs+ Ventures) and Jesse
  • Scotland Pitch Night
  • Matt Lopez from Skaled, advising on sales strategies
  • Audience of tech enthusiasts hearing Scottish startups pitch to our panel of investors

VentureOut has been supporting the global startup ecosystem for three years, having helped over 500 startups from 20 countries to launch, scale and raise over $50mm from venture capitalists and angel investors in the U.S. We are proud to host our first ever VentureOut Scotland program in partnership with Scottish Enterprise! Our one-week private conference provides top Scottish founders and investors with an opportunity to connect with leaders in NYC's technology and venture capital communities!



AGENDA

Investor Introduction

Turnout.ai

Social Starts

Rubicon Venture Capital

KBS+Ventures

ff Venture Capital

ER Accelerator

Bowery Capital

Blumberg Capital

Company Insights

NYCEDC

NY Tech Alliance

Strategy Sessions

Sales & Partnerships Strategy

BMK

Digital Marketing Strategy

Dentons

CohnReznick

CULE - CU Lending Exchange

Branding & PR Strategy

Program Mentors

Sorosh Tavakoli

Lexie Kier

Eyal Megged

Assaf Dagan

Carlos Williams

Buddy Shakhashir

Startups

Yavi

The ID Co.

SnapDragon Monitoring

Pasabi

Mallzee

Ahoi.Life

Cutitronics

Candidate ID


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