February 24th, 2017
All Along the Spectrum – From Start-Up to IPO/Exit and Beyond
Date: February 1-3, 2017
Location: Shutters on the Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, CA
This Conference will examine current issues, trends and strategies for forming, funding, expanding and ultimately exiting from a start-up company. The programme will explore the rise of Silicon Beach, a hotbed of Southern California companies in entertainment, media and technology, among other sectors. Panels will bring together entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, private equity, government, legal and academic experts to focus on the various stages in the life-cycles of successful start-up companies, including growth strategies and profitable exit and M&A strategies for founders and investors.