20th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit - International Finance - Venture Capital in Africa

20th Annual Wall Street Project Economic Summit - International Finance - Venture Capital in Africa

Venture ideas that originate from different cultures represent new opportunities. Thinking outside of the box is a core value in the start-up world. The environment we live in creates the perfect breeding ground for a new generation of entrepreneurs.

Raising Venture Capital from Foreign Investors - Arben Kane, Dreamit Capital

If you are a founder looking for funding for your startup, do not rule out looking for funding outside the continental United States. Europe and Asia boast extremely active venture ecosystems. China, in particular, has become a major source of venture funding in recent years. What are pros and cons with working with overseas investors? This panel will discuss how to find overseas investors, what overseas investors look for in startups, and how you can utilize overseas investors to your advantage.

Panelists: 
Kevin Keenahan, Founder of Tissue Analytics
Isabelle Freidheim, Investor
Arben Kane, Dreamit Capital