Join the Alliance for SoCal Innovation and the Los Angeles Venture Association at the First Look SoCal Innovation Showcase 2020 to see the best early stage teams commercializing breakthroughs from SoCal’s top research institutions. This year features a brand new virtual format and spread over two days, Sept 15 and Sept 16. Learn more at: https://www.alliancesocal.org/events/alliance-events/first-look-socal-2020
The First Look SoCal Innovation Showcase 2020 [virtual]
Presented by: Alliance for SoCal Innovation and Los Angeles Venture Association
Sponsored by: Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc. and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
See the best early stage teams commercializing breakthroughs from SoCal’s top research institutions. Plus keynotes and investor panels from industry leaders.
Tuesday, Sept 15 — LIFE SCIENCE
Wednesday, Sept 16 — TECHNOLOGY
9a – 3p PT (both days)
Why You Should Attend:
Get a first look at emerging technology with high potential for market disruption and impact
Discover companies seeking early stage funding to commercialize big ideas with massive potential
See 30 emerging startups do live quick pitch w/Q&A from notable investors PLUS 2 keynotes, 2 VC panels, and 2 workshops for startups
Free to attend including the webinar and online workshops
The First Look SoCal Innovation Showcase is an annual showcase of the best early-stage teams commercializing tech and life science breakthroughs from the top research institutions in Southern California. This is the premiere platform for deep tech startups to connect with top-tier investors and successful serial entrepreneurs with expertise to help them leap from the lab to the market.
The day’s program will feature a short keynote before a full program of quick-pitch presentations (15 per day), each followed by investor-led Q&A. Each day ends with a panel discussion of investors and industry leaders.