Feb 21 - Enterprise Summit

January 21, 2020

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SVLink member companies benefit from these free Speaker Series events, bringing in Venture Capitalists, Corporate Executives and successful Startup Founders.


Topic:  ​1-day Summit bringing together VCs and Corporate Executives in Enterprise
Webinar + Onsite event

When: February 21, 2020

  • 9:00—10:00am PST, Registration Refreshments and Networking
  • 10:00—10:45pm PST, VC Talk by Fng Li (Partner, Tyche Partners)
  • 10:45am—11:30pm PST, Panel on Investment Trends with Pratik Budhdev (Investment Director, Volvo Cars Tech Fund), Rebecca Fannin (Founder, Silicon Dragon Ventures)
  • 11:30—12:00pm PST, Keynote by Ashok Banerjee (Chief Technology Officer, Symantec)
  • 12:00—12:15pm PST, Chugh Firm Speaking slot
  • 12:15—1:00pm PST, Lunch and Networking
  • 1:00 —3:00pm PST, Startup Pitch  Session (5min Pitch per Startup). Judges are Vivek Saraswat (VC, Mayfield Fund), Ashok Banerjee (Chief Technology Officer, Symantec), Pratik Budhdev (Investment Director, Volvo Cars Tech Fund), Bhakti Pujara (Partner, Chugh Firm), Rebecca Fannin (Founder, Silicon Dragon Ventures)
  • 3:00—3:30pm PST, Keynote by Eric Benhamou (Founder and General Partner of BGV Ventures and ex-CEO of 3Com and Palm)
  • 3:30—4:00pm PST, Keynote (over Zoom) by Tony Young (Chief Information Officer, Sophos), Title: How to Present CyberSecurity to the Company's Board
  • 4:00—5:00pm PST, Panel on Selling to Enterprises. Panelists are Eric Buatois (General Partner, BGV Ventures), Vivek Saraswat (VC, Mayfield Fund),  and Rohit Israni (Director of Strategic Business Development, Intel)

Where: The event will be streamed live over video conferencing and also held in person at UCSC Silicon Valley Campus, 3175 Bowers Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95054. 
Select Speakers

Eric Benhamou, Founder and General Partner, BGV Ventures, and ex-CEO of Palm and 3Com
Vivek Saraswat, VC, Mayfield Fund
Tony Young, Chief Information Officer, Sophos
Ashok Banerjee, Chief Technology Officer, Symantec
Pratik Budhdev, Investment Director, Volvo Cars Tech Fund
Fang Li, Partner, Tyche Partners
Eric Buatois, General Partner, BGV Ventures
Rohit Israni, Director of Strategic Business Development, Intel Corporation
Rebecca Fannin, Founder, Silicon Dragon Ventures

Register Here

For SVLink Members and UCSC staff/faculty: contact SVLink for details on free registration.

More info:

You can attend the event in person or online. Speaker will join in person from U First Capital office. The event is intended to be interactive. Videos of past events can be found on U First Capital Facebook Live page https://www.facebook.com/UFirstCapital/