Volga Angels 23 - 24 September

Source: Startupsamara

The 2016 International Business Angels Forum «Volga Angels» will become a key event for the Russian business angel community. The Forum’s two-day program is offered to over 250 participants including private investors, representatives of venture funds, large corporations, development institutions and governmental agencies, as well as entrepreneurs from Russia, EU countries, and the Unites States.

The Forum will be focused on the following topic: «Business-Angel Success Drivers under New Realities: Possibilities for Cooperation in Russia and Abroad».

For novice business angels this event represents an «entry ticket» to the professional venture investment market: they will be able not only to get themselves familiar with the special features in searching and selecting projects, portfolio building/construction, accelerating invested companies, but also to join the activity of the existing and reputable business angel syndicates and associations.

The following guests will share their experience with the Forum participants: Igor Ryabenkiy (AltairCapital), Alexander Borodich (VentureClub), Vitaly Polekhin (NBAA), Liudmila Golubkova (StartaCapital), Konstantin Siniushin (the Untitled), Bogdan Yarovoy (SmartHub), Igor Kaloshin (IntelSoftware), Eduard Fiyaksel (Startovye Investitsii) and etc.

The special guests of the Forum will be President of European Business Angel Network, Candace Johnson, and a business angel from Turkey, Mr. Baybars Altuntas.

Participants of the Forum will be able to attend topical workshops, such as «Becoming a Business Angel» and «Establishing a Business Angel Club» to be held by the experts of the European Business Angels Association (Network).