Agenda of the FoF & FO Online Conference

Thursday, June 20
9 AM San Francisco | 12 PM New York | 5 PM London
Part 1. Key Talks
9 AM – San Francisco
12 PM – New York
5 PM – London
main room
Private Equity Buyout Strategies. How Did We Oversubscribe Our PE FoF in 2023?
Kevin Campbell, Co-Founder & Managing General Partner @ Taurus Private Markets

Observations and Opportunities from the 2023 North American Family Office Report
John Gerold, Managing Director and Financial Advisor, RBC Wealth Management US
Bill Ringham, Director, Private Wealth Strategies, RBC Wealth Management US

The Shortcomings of Traditional VC Entrepreneurship and How Venture Studios Solve It
Adam Pase, Co-Founder & General Partner @ Stackpoint Ventures

Investing in Venture Studios
Max Pog, Founder of Venture Studio Family
Part 2. Parallel Sessions
10:10 AM – San Francisco
1:10 PM – New York
6:10 PM – London
Venture Studios Session
main room

Moderator: Adam Pase, Co-Founder & General Partner @ Stackpoint Ventures

How We Have Built 60+ Companies and Why It's More Profitable to Build Them In-House?
Priscilla J. Guevara, General Partner @ Science

Why Did the Uber Founder Launch a Venture Studio, Expa, and Why Should Founders Join?
Milun Tesovic, Partner @ Expa

Venture Studios vs VC. How We Did 20x TVPI with a Venture Studio Co-Founded & Funded by Julian Robertson, Tiger Management
John Boyce, Managing Director and Co-Founder @ TigerGene
Funds of Funds Session
room 1

Moderator: Ben Bergman, VC/Startups Senior Correspondent @ Business Insider

Due Diligence on VC Fund Managers. How to Identify the Top 1% of GPs?
Scott Sherman, Co-Founder & Managing Partner @ MESA Lane Capital

Insights From Our Report Based on 100+ VC Fund-of-Funds
Jonathan Hollis, Managing Partner @ Mountside Ventures

Value Proposition of Funds of Funds. Why Do FoFs Exist, and How Do They Work?
Chuck Tedeschi, Director @ Top Tier Capital Partners
Family Offices Session
room 2

Moderator: Danielle Patterson, Owner & Managing Director @ Family Office List LLC

Family Office Trends 2024
Ronald Diamond, Founder & CEO @ Diamond Wealth

How Do Family Offices Be Actively Involved in Growth Investments and Be the Steward of Capital to Enable Their Family Business Growth?
Gayatri Sarkar, Founder and CEO @ Advaita Capital

2024 Investment Trends in Billionaire Families. How Do Family Offices Make Investment Decisions?
Angelo Robles, Founder & CEO @ SFO Continuity | Family Office Masterclass
Part 3. Panel Discussion
11:00 AM – San Francisco
2:00 PM – New York
7:00 PM – London
main room
Startup Investment Trends in Silicon Valley - AI, Deep Tech, and Beyond
Grace Gong, Founder & CEO @ Smart Venture Media

Panel Discussion "VC Trends in 2024"
Moderator: Grace Gong, Founder & CEO @ Smart Venture Media
– Ihar Mahaniok, Managing Partner @ Geek Ventures
– Jaclyn Freeman Hester, Partner @ Foundry
– Jamie (Dranoff) Rhode, Partner @ Screendoor
Part 4. Parallel Sessions
11:40 AM – San Francisco
2:40 PM – New York
7:40 PM – London
Session "Investment Tech"
main room

Moderator: Denis Efremov, Principal @ R136 Ventures

Eating Their Own Dogfood: How VC Investors are Using AI, Technology & Analytics as a Competitive Weapon?
David Teten, Venture Partner @ Coolwater Capital & Founder and Managing Partner @ Versatile VC

Why is the Evergreen Structure a Better Choice During a VC Downturn?
Oliver Oster, Founding Partner @ AlphaQ Venture Capital

Why LP Secondaries Are on the Rise During the VC Downturn?
Luca Mannucci, Managing Partner @ Sella Venture Partners SGR

The Future of Venture Building: How We Plan to Build 25 Companies?
Besnik Vrellaku, CEO & Founder @ Growth Technologies
Session "Fundraising with Family Offices and VCs"
room 1.

Moderator: Ian Pilon, Author of the book on Contextual Intelligence

How to Raise a VC Fund in the Current Market?
Winter Mead, Founder & CEO @ Coolwater Capital

Family Offices and the Rise of Private Alternative Investments
Tracy McWilliams, CEO & General Partner @ Inspire Global Ventures

Family Offices as a Source of Funding for Venture Studios and Venture Funds
John Milanovich, Director @ Family Office Club

Cultivating Clarity: The Art of Discerning What Matters Using Contextual Intelligence
Ian Pilon, Author of the book on Contextual Intelligence

Adam Metz, VP of Investor Relations @ Alpha Catalyst CRE
Session "Partnerships with FOs, Corps & Beyond"
room 2.

Moderator: Nacho Imery, CEO @ Nacho Imery Consulting

Why Do FOs and Large Corporations Struggle with Venture Development? How to Partner with Them to Launch New Businesses?
Christopher Golden, Founding Partner @ Sterling Select Group
Steve Deadmon, Associate Partner / Growth & Innovation Practice Lead @ Sia Partners

Venture Investing for a Better LATAM: Insights from Leading Family Offices
Alejandro Tocigl, Partner @ Kayyak Ventures. Family Office Ibañez Atkinson

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