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Schedule of Sessions

September 23rd, 2021, Online

Keynote address

Ahmad Thomas

CEO of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Networking Session

7:30 - 8:00 am 

Welcome: New Frontiers

8:00 - 8:15 am

Brad Barbeau

CSUMB Institute for Innovation
& Economic Development

Keynote Speaker

8:15 - 8:45 am

Ahmad Thomas

CEO, Silicon Valley Leadership Group

Venture Company Pitches

8:45 - 9:36 am
Moderator
Pitching Companies
We help restaurants sell their food on Uber Eats, DoorDash, Grubhub, Yelp, Google, Facebook, and process their phone orders.

The Apptopus

Plumb is a new search engine. A (re)search engine. When a simple web search turns into research on the internet, Plumb is the fastest path to relevancy.

Plumb.one

AirSet is building DamperCTRL, an industry-first smart damper that provides unprecedented airflow monitoring and control designed specifically for healthcare settings.

AirSet

Community Company Pitches

9:36 - 10:37 am
Moderator
Pitching Companies
A platform to connect visitors with indigenous hosts.

WAQAA

Monterey Bay Renewable Fuel 1 LLC (MBRF1) is a locally-based and operating, biorefinery facility.

Monterey Bay Renewable Fuels

Career Girls is founded on the dream that every girl around the world has access to diverse and accomplished women role models.

Career Girls

Breakout Networking Session

Panel: Women in Venture Capital

10:37 - 11:22 am
Moderator

Carrie Nikitin

PWI Connections

Panelists
Namrata

Namrata Banerjee

VentureBridge

Parna

Parna Sarkar-Basu

Brand and Buzz

Placeholder

Olivia Owens

IFundWomen of Color

Vandana Tolani

Convanto

Venture Company Pitches

11:22 am - 12:23 pm
Moderator
Pitching Companies
The early warning system to prevent EV + renewable energy failures

infiniRel

Volur have created the first disruptive AI technology that optimize the value chain in the meat industry.

Volur

We are building an exchange on which investors can buy and sell shares of the listed artists' future recording revenue.

Phonichouse

Breakout Networking Session

Panel: LatinX Entrepreneurs Large & Small

12:23 - 1:08 pm
Moderator
Rodrigo Báez

Rodrigo Báez

Macaw Business

Panelists
Michael

Michael Gay

Invest Puerto Rico

Placeholder

Dr Jose Morey

Ad Astra Media LLC

Cesar D'onofrio

Cesar D’Onofrio

Making Sense

Cris Madureira

FCJ USA

Bruno Diniz

Spiralem Builder

Community Company Pitches

1:08 - 2:09 pm
Moderator
Pitching Companies
This could be your company

CCFO

This could be your company

Coco Noir

This could be your company

Serendipity Farms

Breakout Networking Session

Sources of Capital Panel: Community Capital

2:09 - 2:54 pm
Moderator
Cindy Merzon

Cindy Merzon

Cal Coastal SBDC

Panelists
Hillary

Hillary Talbot

Sail Community Capital

Jonny

Jonny Price

Wefunder

Arno

Arno Hesse

Credibles and Investibule

Desiree Peterkin-Bell

DPBell & Associates

Venture Company Pitches

2:54 - 3:55 pm
Moderator
Pitching Companies
This could be your company

AgXactly

This could be your company

WVN

This could be your company

Barrier Structures

Breakout Networking Session

Sources of Capital Panel: Venture Capital

3:55 - 4:40 pm
Moderator
Tom

Tom Armstrong

White Summers

Panelists
Kenneth

Kenneth Goodwin

Marissa

Marissa Fayer

Chris Medina

Chris Medina

Mike

Mike Rose

Closing Remarks

4:40 - 4:55 pm

Brad Barbeau

CSUMB Institute for Innovation
& Economic Development

Networking Reception

4:55 - 5:30 pm