SVOD2017 – Silicon Valley Open Doors
600 startup founders – 300 angels & VCs – 100 exhibitors – $800M in funding
Experience unique networking opportunities that are not available at most other conferences!
Don’t miss one of the best startup investment conferences of the year! Our crowd is international: we love startups that come to Silicon Valley from other parts of the world. We believe they carry out of the box thinking that makes Silicon Valley boil with new ideas.
Since 2005, SVOD hosts an eclectic mix of most creative, forward-thinking, and insightful people in the entrepreneurial and investment world as speakers and investor judges for STARTUP PITCH sessions.
SVOD is well-known as a conference with the highest ratio between founders and investors, which helps a lot of companies find their first major investments.
Over the course of 13 years, our companies have raised $800M in funding.
This year our focus is on the following topics:
1. Self-driving cars, drones, robots, AI
2. Agri-tech, food, water, clean energy
3. Fintech, blockchain, payments, e-commerce
4. VR/AR, image recognition
5. Industrial IoT, manufacturing automation, process optimization
6. Mission driven investment,edtech
7. Enterprise software, SaaS
8. Medical, health, wellness
From founders to CEOs, from industry legends to brand young entrepreneurs, SVOD brings together the people who are shaping our lives today and influencing our future by hosting fireside chats and keynotes about technology innovation with the gurus of technology, venture capital, and entrepreneurship, and providing access to a variety of pre-selected young entrepreneurs and startups that think outside of the box.
Every year SVOD brings in reporters from top media editions, such as TechCrunch, VentureBeat, Forbes, The New York Times, San Jose Mercury News, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Bloomberg, Fortune Magazine, & Wall Street Journal.