Midwest Capital Call 2015 Lineup

by The TECHdotMN Team


MWCC-shortPanelists and schedule are finalized for the Midwest Capital Call 2015 this Thursday at Brave New Workshop in downtown Minneapolis.

This is an intimate gathering for real conversations about money, fundraising, and the capital markets. It comes from the source: active investors and practicing entrepreneurs who are making it happen.

100% of the event ticket proceeds are donated to CodeSavvy, because reinvestment.

Doors Open + Breakfast: 8:00

Opening remarks 8:30

Panel I : 9:00 – 9:30

Moderator David Russick; Gopher Angels
Investor Larry Semler; Angel Investor (MN)
Investor Daren Cotter; Angel Investor (MN)
Entrepreneur Dug Nichols; Kidizen
Entrepreneur Kavi Turnbull; At-Scene

Networking Break I 9:30-10:00

Panel II 10:00-10:30

Moderator Jeffrey Robbins; Messerli & Kramer
Entrepreneur Joe Welu; Total Expert
Entrepreneur Jon Pearce; Zipnosis
Investor Joy Lindsay; Startec Investments (MN)
Investor Amber Christian; Angel Investor (MN)

Networking Break II 10:30-11:00

Startup Pitches I 11:00 – 11:30

Emcee John Anderson; Merrill Lynch – Anderson Winberg Group

Lunch 11:30 – 12:00

Panel III 12:00 – 12:30

Moderator Jeff Sellner; Clifton Larson Allen
Investor Ryan Broshar; Confluence Capital (MN)
Investor Matt Otterstatter; Vilicus Ventures (MN)
Investor Mark Marlow; Omphalos Venture Partners (MN)
Investor Beth Engel; Dundee Venture Capital (NE)

Startup Pitches II 12:30 – 1:00

Emcee John Anderson Merrill Lynch – Anderson Winberg Group

Panel IV 1:00 – 1:30

Moderator Zach Robins; Winthrop & Weinstine
Entrepreneur Bob Molhoek; iMyne
Entrepreneur Ben Jordan; Sense AI
Investor Dave Dalvey; Brightstone Venture Capital (MN)
Investor John Alexander; Twin Cities Angels 1 & 2 (MN)

Networking Break III 1:30 – 2:00

Panel V 2:00 – 2:45

Moderator Rick Nordvold; AVL Growth Partners
Investor Seth Levine; Foundry Group (CO)
Investor Michael Gorman; Split Rock Partners (MN)
Investor Patrick Meenan; Arthur Ventures (ND)
Investor Guy Turner; Hyde Park Ventures (IL)
Investor Greg Robinson; 4490 Ventures (WI)
Investor Tom Schnettler; Piper Jaffray Merchant Banking (MN)

Adjourn 3:00

Arthur Ventures Happy Hour: 3:30 (Venue TBD)


Thank you to those who financially support Midwest Capital Call 2015: