Startup2Startup Dinner Beijing sponsored by BlueRun Ventures
June 12th, 07:00pm - 09:30pm
Keynotes followed by startup pitch presentations and roundtables mixing rookies, seasoned entrepreneurs and investors to share knowledge and make all better off.
19:00 - 19:30 | Doors open
19:30 - 20:10 | Welcome & Keynotes
- Jui Tan, Partner - BlueRun Ventures | Welcome speech
- Dave McClure, Startup Investor | "Startup Viagra" - How to pitch a VC
20:10 - 20:40 | Pitch Practice
3 startups are given the opportunity pitch for various durations (30 seconds - 2 minutes - 5 minutes) and get feedback from a panel of investors on what they do good and key improvement points.
Note: Dinner will be served during the keynotes and pitch practice
20:40 - 21:30 | Speed Mentoring
Each table will welcome experienced entrepreneurs, VCs and rookies. Rookies will have the opportunity to receive direct feedback and advice, while experienced entrepreneurs and VCs will discover new startups and possible opportunities to get involved.
Rookies will rotate every 15 minutes to a new table.
International mentors include:
Startup2Startup Dinner Beijing is sponsored by BlueRun Ventures. BlueRun Ventures is a leading early stage venture capital fund focused on Internet & Media, Mobile, Enterprise Software, Semiconductors and Components. For the last 10 years, BlueRun Ventures has worked with early stage companies to build lasting businesses and successful exits in the crossroads of technology, ideas and global markets. BRV has long recognized the global proliferation of technology and the importance of having strong local markets to support technology trends. BlueRun has maintained a global footprint since its inception and has had a local presence in China since 2001. With over $1 billion of capital under management, BlueRun Ventures continues to look for passionate entrepreneurs and market changing ideas. The firm has offices in Menlo Park, Beijing, Shanghai, Helsinki, Seoul, and Mumbai.
Startup2Startup is originally a group of Silicon Valley geeks, entrepreneurs, & investors dedicated to educating and helping the next generation of internet startups. Startup2Startup meet monthly over dinner to discuss relevant topics in technology & entrepreneurship, connect with new people & companies, and share knowledge & experience. We are happy to bring this format to China with this inaugural event in Beijing.
The primary goals of Startup2Startup are:
- Learn about startups & technology
- Meet promising new geeks & entrepreneurs
- Help the next generation of startups do better
- Eat, drink, & have fun :)
The Westin Beijing Chaoyang
No. 1 Xinyuan Nan Road, Chaoyang, Beijing 100027
Telephone: +86 (10) 5922 8888