Agenda at a glance

Registration Open
8:00 A.M. ________________________________________________________

Special Breakfast
What's Next for Chilecon Valley: Lessons Learned and Next Steps

9:00 A.M. - 9:45 A.M.

Eduardo Bitran, Executive Director, CORFO

Alberto Rodriguez-Navarro, CEO, Levita Magnetics


Break
9:45 A.M. - 10:00 A.M.

Welcome
10:00 A.M. - 10:10 A.M.

Cate Ambrose, President & Executive Director, LAVCA


Keynote Interview

The Entrepreneur – Investor Dynamic

10:10 A.M. - 10:40 A.M.

Dr. Robert Langer, Entrepreneur, Professor MIT

Terry McGuire, Co-founder & General Partner, Polaris Partners


Panels & Discussions

Building Great companies: What does it take to make it to the big leagues?

10:40 A.M. - 11:20 A.M.

Moderator: Ariel Muslera, Senior Advisor & Entrepreneurship, LAVCA

Hernán Kazah, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Kaszek Ventures

Carlos Kokron, Managing Director, Qualcomm Ventures

Joel Rennó Jr, Partner & Head of Corporate Development, Hotel Urbano

Nicolas Tejerina, CEO, Navent


Break
11:20 A.M. - 11:50 A.M.

Limited Partners Perspective: What Every Venture Investor Should Know

11:50 A.M. - 12:20 P.M.

Moderator: Andy Tsao, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank

Eric Acher, Managing Partner, Monashees Capital

Erik Anderson, President, WestRiver Capital

Scott Voss, Managing Director, HarbourVest Partners


The Business of Fintech: Opportunities and Challenges

12:20 P.M. - 1:00 P.M.

Moderator: Ariel Muslera, Senior Advisor & Entrepreneurship, LAVCA

Adolfo Babatz, Co-Founder & CEO, Clip

Antoine Colaço, Partner, Valor Capital

Jenny Fielding, Managing Director, Techstars

Luis Valdich, Managing Director, Global Head of Strategic Investments, JP Morgan Chase


Diversity: What do Women Have to Contribute to LatAm VC?

1:00 P.M. - 1:20 P.M.

Susana García-Robles, Principal Investment Officer, FOMIN/ IADB

Fernando Lelo de Larrea, Managing Partner, ALL Venture Partners


Lunch
1:20 P.M. - 2:20 P.M.
 
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Product vs. Market: What are Global Firms looking for in Latin America?

2:20 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.

Moderator: Kristen Durham, Director, Latin America, Silicon Valley Bank

Mate Pencz, Co-CEO & Founder, Printi

Glenn D. Fogel, Head of Worldwide Strategy and Planning, Priceline

Gastón Taratuta, Founder, CEO & Partner, IMS


Fireside Chat with Monish Datta, Regional Product Marketing Manager at Facebook

3:00 P.M. - 3:20 P.M.

Break
3:20 P.M. - 3:40 P.M.

Exit Case Studies: What Can We Learn from Experience to Date?

3:40 P.M. - 4:10 P.M.

Moderator: Kristen Durham, Director, Latin America, Silicon Valley Bank

Patrick Arippol, Managing Director, DGF Investimentos

Francisco Mira, CEO, Promotora

David Thomas, Managing Director, Intel Capital


Fireside Chat with Matt Harris, Managing Director at Bain Capital Ventures

4:10 P.M. - 4:40 P.M.

Fast-forward: What do the Next Five Years Hold for LatAm VC?

4:40 P.M. - 5:10 P.M.

Moderator: Ariel Muslera, Senior Advisor, Venture Capital & Entrepreneurship, LAVCA

Pedro Sirotsky Melzer, Managing Director, e.Bricks Ventures

Anderson Thees, Managing Director & Co-Founder, Redpoint e.Ventures

Andy Tsao, Managing Director, Silicon Valley Bank


Cocktail

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