2022 Q2 Spotlight on Startups - Ascent Conference

One of the top networking events of the year for VCs and founders

  • 100 seed and Series A founders pitch their company in front of hundreds of investors.
  • 2020 largest gathering of VCs online
  • 2019 largest gathering of VCs on the east coast
  • Seamlessly schedule meetings and 1:1s
  • Expert panels to help you scale your company
  • Partnered with top accelerators and VCs in the country

How it works

11am-noon ET: A Conversation About Growth – Lessons Learned with StartEngine, Citrin Cooperman, and Enigma Technologies.

Noon-5pm ET: Watch startup founder pitch on 3 stages live.

5pm-6pm: Facta’s CEO Dave Ingraham discusses startups, fundraising, and more.

Networking & investor meetings all day! Login to event app Brella to schedule meetings.



Investors That Attend Our Events

  • Oracle
  • Foothill Ventures
  • RBC Capital
  • Venture Out
  • Salesforce
  • Flow Capital
  • Alchemist Accelerator
  • BetaWorks
  • Bunker Labs
  • Azure Capital
  • Differential Ventures
  • Boot up Ventures
  • Starta Ventures
  • Serial Marketer
  • Halcyon House
  • Acceleprise
  • Launch Alaska’
  • Star Strategy
  • Valley Venture Mentors
  • GreatTEK Inc.
  • Paid Exposure
  • SaveAway
  • Scratchpad Accelerator
  • HyperVentilate
  • BootUp Ventures
  • Veniam
  • Bad Girl Ventures
  • Powerling
  • 1776
  • Queen City Fintech
  • Meetout
  • TGI Group
  • Newark Venture Partners
  • FinLocker
  • Canopy Accelerator
  • SAP
  • Early Growth
  • Great Jones
  • HappyNest
  • Sequretek
  • Type One Ventures
  • Mobile Locker
  • Adapt Ventures
  • Pandemic Wellness

  • 500 Startups
  • Air & Earth LLC
  • MarketMuse
  • TechWaze XR
  • Amplify LA Capital
  • Xcellent Life
  • Wizest
  • Boomtown Accelerators
  • Ideatravel
  • Xleratehealth
  • KLI Capital
  • Softbank Ventures Asia
  • Rockie Venutre
  • HWD
  • Spark Growth
  • Raed Ventures
  • Rainbow Secure
  • TrustWrx
  • Upsolver
  • Southfield Capital
  • Star Energy
  • 4DX Ventures
  • Veilour
  • Sage
  • Cavli Wireless Inc
  • AF Ventures
  • 3R Behavioral Solutions
  • Somatix
  • Savi
  • Intellihealth Inc
  • MicroEra Power
  • D3UC LLC
  • Opal
  • Dyad Medical
  • Alconex
  • Powerhouse Ventures
  • Insight Partners
  • Dow Chemical
  • Capital Innovators
  • Powerhouse Ventures
  • Insight Partners
  • Capital Factory
  • Entre

  • Alpha Lab
  • RootLo
  • PIE
  • OC4
  • NextGen
  • Third Prime
  • Clean Energy Ventures
  • Salesforce
  • Flow Capital
  • The Venture Center
  • Charmides Capital
  • Adapt Ventures
  • Dow Chemical
  • TGI
  • Portland Seed Fund
  • Blue Shield
  • STEERus
  • Lytical Ventures
  • iPill Dispenser
  • Capital Factory
  • StartupBlink
  • Conexo Ventures
  • Brand Cloud Inc
  • Vencapital
  • Banyan Tree Capital
  • NachoNacho
  • Valet Fitness
  • Ripple Ventures
  • Powerling
  • Seek XR
  • Impact Ventures
  • Grit Capital Partners
  • Ground Up Ventures
  • OmniRoads
  • Talksie
  • Start It Up NYC
  • HHN Captial
  • Veedback
  • Cofounders Capital
  • Megdap Innovation
  • Underscore VC
  • Lightgliders
  • Venture Out NY
  • 9Lenses
  • and many more



Mike Rhodes

Partner, Technology Practice Leader

Igor Bazay

Vice President of Finance

Anders Hill

Account Executive, Fundraising Team

Christian Pillat

David Ingraham

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