Apr 17 - Apr 19, 2013
2013 ACA Summit - Navigating Change for Angel Success
San Francisco, CA

The Angel Capital Association's 2013 Summit is April 17-19 in San Francisco. The event is open to ACA members, investors, and invited guests.

More information, including registration, is on the 2013 ACA Summit Web site, but here are some highlights:

  • Network with leading and active angels from throughout the US and the world during the Summit and at many affinity dinners in the evenings
  • Main program focused on new topics and mostly concurrent sessions for lots of interaction among attendees
  • Multi-session tracks including Exits, the Changing Early-Stage Investment Landscape, Best Practices in Investment, Board Leadership, Managing & Operating Angel Groups, Investing in Different Industry Sectors, Global Issues, and Public Policy.
  • Fun sessions like "Lies, Damn Lies, and Angel Investing" and "Who Makes More Money - Willie One Check or Freddie Follow-on?"
  • Hear from leading Silicon Valley investors and entrepreneurs
  • For the truly hardy, we will have an optional bike tour of San Francisco led by Frank Peters

Choose from these program options on Wednesday April 17th (included in your registration for the first time):

  • Technology & Investing Showcase - See up to 100 of the best and brightest of their innovations and emerging companies to over 100 angels from around the world
  • Angel Investing Overview Seminar (by Angel Resource Institute)
  • Valuation of Early-Stage Companies Workshop (by Angel Resource Institute)
  • Navigating the Boardroom Workshop (by Angel Resource Institute)
  • International Exchange - an exchange of ideas and experiences among angel groups from North America, Europe, Latin America, Pacific Rim, and MENA Region

The Summit will be held at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco, in the Embarcadero and across from the Ferry Building, and near many great restaurants, shopping, transportation, and fun