Together we can



12:30 - 1:00

Registration and Check in

1:00 - 1:30

Welcome and Kickoff Speaker
Nikhil Arora
Co-Founder, Back to the Roots

1:30 - 2:15

Startup Founder Panel
Nikhil Arora
Co-Founder, Back to the Roots
Alagu Periyannan
Co-Founder, BlueJeans

2:30 - 3:00

Keynote Speaker
Marcus Ryu
Partner, Battery Ventures
Co-Founder, Guidewire

3:15 - 4:45

Pitch Challenge

4:45 - 5:30

Venture Capitalist Panel
Vinay Iyengar
Principal, Two Sigma Ventures
Grace Ma
Investor, Bessemer Venture Partners
Connor Love
Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners
Akash Malhotra
Partner, The House Fund

5:30 - 6:00

Pitch Challenge Awards

Featured Startups

Who can attend?
How much does it cost?
It's free!
Do I have to stay the whole time?
Feel free to come in and out as your schedule allows. However, try to come in by 1PM to check in.
Is there food provided?
Yup, we'll have snacks and water available.
What do I do if I have more questions?
Send us as email at