How Have Angel Investing and Crowdfunding Changed the Way Startups Get Money?

A session at SXSW Interactive 2013

Friday 8th March, 2013

1:30pm to 2:30pm (CST)

The current startup boom has seen the rise of the angel investor (and introduction of the ‘super angel’), introduction of crowdfunding platforms, and now the coming Series A crunch.

Join a panel of entrepreneurs, angel investors, crowdfunding experts, and VC investors for this roundtable discussion on how the funding landscape has changed for startup entrepreneurs.

Learn what to expect when you start looking for funding and what the best funding option is for you.

About the speakers

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Richard Kerby

investor of time and occasionally money bio from Twitter

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Natalia Oberti Noguera

@PipelineFellows Founder & CEO. Tweet about #socent, #LGBTQ, #languagematters, #morevoices, #changetheratio, pop culture, healthcare, & gadgets. Two last names. bio from Twitter

Natalia (aka Ms. Oberti Noguera) is Founder and CEO of the Pipeline Fellowship, an angel investing bootcamp for women philanthropists. The Pipeline Fellowship works to increase diversity in the U.S angel investing community and creates capital for women social entrepreneurs. Natalia holds a BA in Comparative Literature & Economics from Yale. She has been featured in Bloomberg Businessweek, Dowser, Forbes CSR Blog, ForbesWoman, Mashable, New Prosperity, Reuters Money, TechCrunch, and The New York Times. Natalia was named to the Forbes list “Top 20 Women for Entrepreneurs to Follow on Twitter” and was selected as a Readers' Pick for HuffPost Tech's “27 Women in Tech You Need to Follow on Twitter." Women's eNews recognized her as a 21 Leaders for the 21st Century for 2012. You can find Natalia on Twitter (@nakisnakis).

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Jason W Young

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11 attendees

  • Ben Barnett
  • CSG Justice Center
  • Eduardo Camargo
  • erwin blom
  • Jason W Young
  • Richard Kerby
  • Faruk Ateş
  • LekanB
  • NataliaObertiNoguera
  • Roshan D'Silva
  • Tim Bates

6 trackers

  • Alan Botvinick
  • Alby Barber
  • Bobby Billman
  • Chris Davis
  • Natalie Downe
  • Rob Rosen

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Time 1:30pm2:30pm CST

Date Fri 8th March 2013

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