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36th Annual Investors Choice® Venture Capital Conference

February 20, 2020 @ 7:30 am - February 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm MST

Join Fellow Investors from across the Nation at the 36th Annual Investors Choice® Venture Capital Conference

February 21, 2020 | 8:00 a.m – 6:00 p.m. | Marriott Downtown City Creek

75 South West Temple, Salt Lake City, UT 84101

The Investors Choice® Conference continues to help emerging companies improve their business pitch, gain business insight and attract potential investors. Since 2009, companies participating in this Conference have gone on to raise over $1.2 billion in angel/venture capital and over $10 billion in exits M&A/IPO. 

Schedule of Events:

Investors Choice Capital Conference 2/21/2020

Marriott City Creek

75 South West Temple

Salt Lake City, UT 84133


7:30 a.m. –   8:30 a.m.         Registration


8:15 a.m. –   9:00 a.m.         Breakfast and Welcome


9:00 a.m. –   10:00 a.m.       Keynote Presentation: Governor Jon Huntsman, Jr.

Fireside w/ Jon Huntsman, Jr. & Devin Thorpe CEO & Champion of Social Good, Your Mark on the World Center


10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.         Company Presentations


1:00 p.m. –   2:00 p.m.         Lunch & Remarks by Trent Christensen


2:00 p.m. –   3:00 p.m.         Investment Landscape Panel

                                            Moderator: Jolene Anderson (Keiretsu Forum)

Panel: Nick Crabbs (Boise Startup Week), Leslie Goldman (Artemis Fund), Barry Heninger (Keiretsu Forum) & Pat LaPointe (Frontier Angels)


3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.       Equity Crowdfunding Panel

                                     Moderator: Bryce Hansen (Salt Lake SBDC)

Panel: Andy Jorgensen (SLC Angels), Steve Conlin (Ogden’s Own Distillery), & Kelsey O’Callaghan (Dorai Home)


4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.       Reception and Networking

Investors Choice® Conference Ski & Snowboard Day

February 20, 2020 | 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Snowbird Ski Resort 

9385 S. Snowbird Center Dr.

Snowbird, Utah 84092

9:00 am – Join your fellow Investors Choice® Conference attendees for a perfect kickoff to the Conference with a Race, lunch, and a day of fun at Snowbird.

10:00 am to 12:00 pm – The Race will take place just before lunch.

12:15 pm – Lunch will be served in the Snowbird Lodge Cottonwood Rooms. Come join the fun in the Greatest Snow on Earth!

Investor Reception

February 20, 2020 | 6:00pm – 8:00pm 

Zions Bank Founders Room

1 South Main Street #1800

Salt Lake City, UT 84101

The Investor Reception is an annual reception bringing together the Utah venture ecosystem, including entrepreneurs, investors, and our sponsors and partners. This reception will be held after the Investors Choice® Ski & Snowboard Day. Come as you are: from work, the snow slopes, or wherever! Featuring Lola’s Street Kitchen and Ogden’s Own Distillery.


Hotel Reservations


Marriot Salt Lake City Downtown at City Creek

75 South West Temple

Salt Lake City 84101


February 20, 2020 @ 7:30 am MST
February 21, 2020 @ 6:00 pm MST


Marriott Downtown City Creek
Investor Reception - Zions Bank Founders Room, Ski & Snowboard Day - Snowbird
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111 United States


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