VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on July 24 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC TaskforceVC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on July 24, 2012.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

  • Paul Fox, CalCEF Angel Fund
  • Kevin Kopczynski, Rockport Capital
  • Sven Strohband, Mohr Davidow Ventures

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price by selecting the "Affiliate Organizations" pricing when registering online.

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on March 22 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC TaskforceVC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on March 22, 2012.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

This event will take place from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price by selecting the "Affiliate Organizations" pricing when registering online.

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on November 10 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC TaskforceVC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on November 10, 2011.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price by selecting the "Affiliate Organizations" pricing when registering online.

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on August 25 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC TaskforceVC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on August 25, 2011.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

  • Tom Marchok, Intel Capital
  • Brian Hubert, Applied Ventures
  • Curtis Feeny, Voyager Capital

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price by selecting the "Affiliate Organizations" ticket type when registering online.

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on May 17 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC TaskforceVC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on May 17, 2011.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com or call 916-390-9233.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

  • Joshua Raffaelli, DFJ
  • Tammi Smorynski, Intel Capital
  • Paul Fox, CALCEF Angel Fund

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price by selecting the "Affiliate Organizations" ticket type when registering online.

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on February 9 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC Taskforce VC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on February 9, 2011.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com or call 916-390-9233.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

  • Anand Kamannavar, Applied Ventures
  • Dylan Steeg, Intel Capital
  • Andrew Chung, Lightspeed Venture Partners

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price when registering online by following these steps:

  • Select "Affiliate Group Member" from the Registration Type box
  • For the question "How did you hear about this event?" on the registration form, indicate "Green VC"

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VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on August 30 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC Taskforce VC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on August 30.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com or call 916-390-9233.

The moderaor for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price when registering online by following these steps:

  • Select "Affiliate Group Member" from the Registration Type box
  • For the question "How did you hear about this event?" on the registration form, indicate "Green VC"

For more information:

VC Taskforce Presents “Cleantech VC Pitch” on June 30 in Palo Alto (Discount Available)

VC Taskforce will present a Cleantech VC Pitch program on June 30.  This event will provide an opportunity for entrepreneurs seeking start-up funding to deliver a two-minute pitch to a panel of cleantech investors. Participants at this event will able to observe the pitches and hear feedback from the panel.

If you are an entrepreneur currently seeking capital and would like to present a pitch at this event, please contact Ashish Mahashabde at amahashabde [at] gmail.com or call 916-390-9233.

The MC for this program is Asaf Kharal (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati) and the investor panel is:

This event will take place from 6:00 – 8:30 pm at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 650 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  Thanks to our friends at VC Taskforce, readers of Green VC can obtain a discount on the registration price when registering online by following these steps:

  • Select "Affiliate Group Member" from the Registration Type box
  • For the question "How did you hear about this event?" on the registration form, indicate "Green VC"

For more information:

VC Taskforce Presents “China / U.S. Cross-Border Investment in Cleantech” on November 11

China / U.S. Cross-Border Investment in Cleantech is the fifth program in the discussion series from VC Taskforce and Morrison & Foerster entitled “Maximizing Returns in Emerging Cleantech Sectors: The Interplay of Regulation, Intellectual Property and Investment.”  The goals of this series are:

  • To provide an in-depth view into emerging sectors of the Cleantech economy
  • To elaborate areas for VC consideration in due-diligence with regard to each sector
  • To highlight areas for business planning/strategy development for emerging companies in the space

Topics that will be explored at the November 11th program include:

  • The strategic significance of the cleantech industry for China’s economy
  • Current trends and opportunities for foreign investment in China’s cleantech sector
  • The significance of, prospects for and challenges in technology transfer and intellectual property protection in China’s cleantech sector
  • Key issues in structuring cleantech deals in China
  • Similarities and differences between the cleantech industry in China and the U.S.

Panelists for this program will be:

This program will take place from 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Morrison & Foerster, 755 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA.  For more information:

“What You Need to Know about Renewable Energy: Evaluating and Managing Risks and Opportunities” to Take Place on June 30 (Discount Available)

What You Need to Know About Renewable Energy: Evaluating and Managing Risks and Opportunities is the fourth program in the discussion series from VC Taskforce and Morrison & Foerster entitled "Maximizing Returns in Emerging Cleantech Sectors: The Interplay of Regulation, Intellectual Property and Investment."  The goals of this series are:

  • To provide an in-depth view into emerging sectors of the Cleantech economy
  • To elaborate areas for VC consideration in due-diligence with regard to each sector
  • To highlight areas for business planning/strategy development for emerging companies in the space

This program will take place on June 30 from 6:00 - 9:00 pm at Morrison & Foerster, 755 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, CA, and will feature the following panelists:

The advance registration price for this event is $55 for VC Taskforce members and $95 for non-members (readers of Green VC can register at the $75 affiliate price).  If space is available, door registration is an additional $10.

For more information: