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WeROC 2020 – Women Entrepreneurs Realizing Opportunities For Capital

September 30, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 6:30 pm MDT

WeROC is a conference designed to provide actionable insights, success stories, and tools for women leaders seeking investment capital.

WeROC Agenda 2020:

8:00 am – 9:00 am: Registration and Networking

9:00 am – 9:15 am: Welcome

9:15 am – 9:45 am: Breakfast & Keynote: Judy Robinett, introduction by Karen O’Brien, Esq. (Utah Business Attorneys)

10:45 am – 11:15 am: Break

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #1: First Raise Mechanics

Moderator: Kathy Ricci (Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses)

Panel: Taylor Bench (Summit Venture Studio) | Kassidi Henrie (Prenda) | Katie Neilson (Assure) | Ksenia Yudina (UNest)

11:15 am – 12:00 pm: Breakout #2: Impact & Alternative Fundraising

Moderator: Silvia Castro (Suazo Center)

Panel: Mary Cardon (Utah SBIR Center) | Bill Kirth (APiO) | Jeramy Lund (Sorenson Impact Center) | Kimmy Paluch (Beta Boom Ventures)

12:00 pm – 1:00 pm: Lunch and Keynote: Sheryl Grant

1:00 pm – 1:15 pm: Break

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #1: Investor’s Perspective About Women Fundraising

Moderator: Angela Dayton (MedForums)

Panel: Leslie Goldman (Artemis Fund) | Andy Jorgensen (SLC Angels) | Nate McBride (Tamarak Capital) | Erika Nash (Sorenson Capital)

1:15 pm – 2:00 pm: Breakout Panel #2: Successful Raise & Lessons Learned Panel

Moderator: Tara Spalding (Hen House Ventures)

Panel: Kassidi Henrie (Prenda) | Katie Neilson (Assure) | Cydni Tetro (ForgeDX) | Kacie Malouf (Malouf)

2:00 pm – 2:10 pm: Break

2:10 pm – 4:00 pm: Breakout Assure ROC Star Room:

WeROC In-Person Deal Forum:

Presenting Companies: Analytic Orange (Kim Mogilevsky) | Moda (Amy Bowman) | Ultimate Beauty Supply (Priscilla Alden)

2:10 pm – 4:00 pm: Breakout Hen House Ventures Room:

WeROC Virtual Deal Forum:

Presenting Companies: Silverdraft (Amy Gile) | Uvva Labs (Andrea Sommer) | Otso (Marissa Limsiaco)

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm: Break

4:15 pm – 4:45 pm: Power of Perseverance Keynote: Cydni Tetro

4:45 pm – 5:30 pm: In-person and virtual speed networking

VentureCapital.Org is excited to be hosting WeROC this year as a virtual + in-person conference, pending changes due to COVID19. Virtual tickets are discounted 40% than in-person ticket pricing. VentureCapital.Org will refund 40% of in-person tickets if

1) the event becomes virtual-only, or

2) if the attendee has been exposed to COVID19 14 days leading up to the event or would otherwise prefer to attend virtually.

Childcare Available During WeROC:

Canny Kids is an on-demand childcare center in Draper, UT. We are a state licensed facility with skilled and certified instructors. Our center is designed for today’s demands; flexible schedules, short stays, and we are even open on Friday night. Want to see how your child is doing? Follow along on our live video stream.

Canny Kids is offering special pricing for WeROC at $99.75 for the full day!

Click to register at Canny Kids

280 E 12300 S #104 Draper, UT 84020


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WeROC Sponsors:

Mezzanine Sponsors:

Judy Robinett “Crack The Funding Code” Book Giveaway Sponsor:

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Little America Hotel
500 S Main St
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States


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