NZ Private Capital Venture Summit

Thursday 6 May

NZ Venture Summit Programme

Wild on Waiheke, 82 Onetangi Road, Waiheke

7.45am Registration and light breakfast
 
9.00am Welcome
 
9.10am Founder's Perspective: learning from experience
  Will Barker, Mint Innovation
Brian Ward, Aroa Biosurgery 
Dale Clareburt, Weirdly 
Lance Wiggs, Punakaiki Fund 

 
9.50am  Building successful funds from the ground up
  Phil McCaw, Movac
Damon Crowe, K1W1 

 
10.30am Capital structures for VC and Angels
  Mark Stuart, Movac
Robbie Paul, Icehouse Ventures
Bruno Bordignon, Avid Legal 

 
11.00am  Keynote: Building business with international heft
  Kara Frederick, Tiger Ventures
 
11.40am  Networking Lunch
 
1.10pm Deep Tech Deal Flow: Pipeline from NZ science
Sarah Diermeier, University of Otago
Maria Jose Alvarez, NZ Growth Capital Partners
Vignesh Kumar, GD1
Duncan Mackintosh, Brandon Capital

 
1.50pm  Sustainable Future: Investing with purpose for returns
  Nathalie Whitaker, Founder, Toha
Shama Lee, Sunfed Foods
Samantha Wong, Blackbird Ventures
 
2.30pm  Keynote: Private equity view on investing in technology
  Nigel Bingham, Pencarrow Private Equity
 
3.00pm LP Perspective: Where does venture fit in the LP portfolio?
  Susan Eason, Kiwi Wealth
Tania Cutfield, Craigs
Hamish Blackman, NZ Super Fund
Chris Jagger, AmpliPHI Ventures

 
4.00pm Activity and Refreshments at Wild on Waiheke
 
5.30pm  Bus to Ki Maha Restaurant
 
6.00pm Summit Dinner, Ki Maha Restaurant
 
10.00pm  Summit Close

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