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6/25 State of Hardware Tech Investor Panel + Startup Pitches (On Zoom)

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Are you a Hardware Tech startup looking to pitch your company in front of an audience and panel of expert VC and Angel judges? This is your chance. Meet, field questions, and get immediate feedback from investors. Our judges will come from the Hardware Tech industry. Network with other investors and founders in the crowd.

 

Who Should Apply?

We have several (5-7) spots available for innovative tech startups. Apply today for a chance to present your venture on stage! Applications are open until June 17 (Wednesday 11:59PM PDT) - click here to apply!

 

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Agenda:

12:00pm PDT - 12:05pm PDT: Opening Remarks

12:05pm PDT - 12:20pm PDT: Panel

12:20pm PDT - 1:30pm PDT: Pitch Your Startup to VCs & Angels

 

Judges:

 

Alex Luce is a Partner at Creative Ventures where he invests in entrepreneurs tackling the most pressing global macroeconomic trends, including demographic changes straining our healthcare system, secular labor shortages, and the effects of climate change. He has led investments in a number of deeptech categories including medical devices, semiconductors, robotics, synthetic biology, and clean energy. Previously, Alex led CalCharge, a public-private partnership focused on energy storage and manufacturing innovation. He also spent time with Prelude Ventures, the Advanced Research Projects Agency for Energy (ARPA-E), and a solar energy startup company. Alex holds a Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering from UC Berkeley.

 

Jeff has more than a decade of operational and venture capital experience focused around deep technology. Prior to Seraphim Jeff managed strategy at Viasat, a provider of satellite broadband and secure networking systems for defence and commercial markets. Jeff worked across a variety of early stage start-ups including as co-founder and CEO of DeepSee, a next generation augmented and virtual reality optics company. Before becoming an entrepreneur, Jeff led climate tech venture capital investments at DTE Energy Ventures. Jeff holds a BS in Economics from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Outside of work he enjoys digital design, playing rugby, and gardening.

 

Garrett Winther is an early stage investor and venture builder, focused on combining physical and digital technologies to shake up industries. He brings together his background in engineering and experience in design, strategy and venture to help a diverse range of companies as they go from 0 to 1.

 

Garrett is Partner at HAX, the world’s first and most active venture capital program for hardware. He works hands-on with early stage startups from all over the world to define their go-to-market, product and investment strategies.

 

Prior to HAX, Garrett lead the largest programs at IDEO, a global design and innovation firm, for a variety of global clients as well as launching ventures in health, automotive, retail and consumer electronics. During his time at IDEO, his teams influenced over $80 billion dollars in revenue and instilled cultures of fast-paced innovation in North America, Europe, and Asia.

 

Garrett holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from MIT and always building new capabilities across software, design and strategy. He currently splits his time between HAX’s San Francisco and Shenzhen locations.

     

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    Venue: Zoom (Event Link Will Be Provided In Your Confirmation Email)

    San Francisco, CA 94105

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