6th Annual E-Conference 

Wondering how to Partner for STARTUP SUCCESS? 

Join us Thursday, 6 - Friday, 7 November at the University of Virginia Darden School of Business to hear seasoned entrepreneurs and venture capitalists discuss:

  • Successfully Scaling the Startup
  • Social Impact Startups
  • The Venture Capitalist Environment
  • Partnering With the Right People
  • Managing Tech Projects With a Non-tech Background
  • Success and Failure Startup Reality
  • Starting a Business in Charlottesville

Join industry leaders as they share their successes and lessons learned. This year's conference will feature a number of high-impact sessions.

Speakers will include:

  • SETH MCGUIRE (Darden ‘11), Senior Business Development Manager at Twitter;
  • ROB MASRI (U.Va. ‘93 and JD ‘96), Founder of Cardagin Networks;
  • CHUCK CULLEN (Kellogg ’95), General Partner & CFO at Grotech Ventures;
  • JIM ZUFFOLETTI (Darden ‘05), Co-Founder and President at OpenQ;
  • MARK WALSH (HBS ‘80), Angel Investor and Chairman of GeniusRocket;
  • JOEL SELZER (Darden ‘05), Co-Founder & CEO of ArcheMedX and Chairman of Ozmosis;
  • DAVID TOUVE (MBA ’04 and Ph.D ’10), Serial entrepreneur, Director of the Galant Center for Entrepreneurship at U.Va.;
  • EVAN EDWARDS (U.Va. ‘02 and ENG ‘04), Co-Founder and Vice President of Product Development at kaleo;
  • ANDREW MONTALENTI (NYU ’06), Co-Founder & CTO at Parsely
Thursday, 6 November
5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Concept Competition (McIntire School of Commerce, Rouss and Robertson Hall, Room 258)
Friday, 7 November
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast (Darden, Saunders Hall)
8:45 - 9:00 a.m. Welcome Session (Darden, Classroom 50)
9:00 - 11:45 a.m. Workshop Speaker Panels
11:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch and Hot Topics
1:15 - 2:00 p.m. Keynote Speaker
2:00 - 6:00 p.m. Reception at Blue Mountain Brewery

Register Today!

Organized by the Entrepreneurship and Venture Capital Club
and sponsored by the Batten Institute

Batten Logo