Applied Ventures, LLC, the venture capital arm of Applied Materials, invests in early-stage technology companies that promise to deliver high growth and exceptional returns. Startups can access new materials engineering and semiconductor technology innovations, and leverage our global fab infrastructure to validate high-performance devices and scale faster. The company offers startups atomic-level engineering capabilities on 200mm/300mm silicon wafers, glass substrates, and roll-to-roll substrates. Applied Ventures is stage agnostic and invests up to $50M per year globally, having invested in over 75 companies across 13 countries. Learn more at www.appliedventures.com.
BOLD was born from the convergence of three key forces: a leading vision of the future; a unique and valuable network of experts and practitioners supporting that vision; and, a seasoned team of investment professionals capable of executing investments around that vision. Learn more at www.boldcapitalpartners.com.
Intel Capital invests in innovative startups targeting artificial intelligence, autonomous technology, data center and cloud, 5G, next-generation compute, and a wide range of other disruptive technologies. Since 1991, Intel Capital has invested US$12.5 billion in more than 1,550 companies worldwide, and 670 portfolio companies have gone public or participated in a merger or acquisition. Intel Capital curates thousands of business development introductions each year between its portfolio companies and the Global 2000. For more information on what makes Intel Capital one of the world’s most powerful venture capital firms, visit www.intelcapital.com or follow @Intelcapital.
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Longevity Vision Fund, a new venture capital fund focused on early-stage technologies and life science businesses. The Fund seeks to invest in companies that provide products, services, and technologies aimed to extend the period of healthy human life. Learn more at lvf.vc.
Over the last 35 years, Rising Tide has partnered with family funds, high-impact investors, and strategic partners to help launch and expand startups in a variety of industries across three continents. Rising Tide is dedicated to cooperating with entrepreneurs at all stages: from financing, to leveraging its international networks, to facilitating exits by design. Learn more at rtf.vc
Solasta Ventures (formerly known in the U.S. as Aju IB Investment) is the US arm of Aju IB Investment, one of the most established venture capital firms in South Korea with over $1.5 billion in AUM across multiple funds. With offices in Boston, MA and San Francisco, CA, Solasta Ventures invests in innovative companies in life sciences and therapeutics as well as deep technology companies solving difficult problems. solasta-ventures.com
TDK Ventures is a technology-focused venture fund, investing globally in early-stage startups that leverages fundamental material science to accelerate technological development, reinforce growth strategies, and unlock an attractive and sustainable future for the world. TDK Ventures goal is to help every start-up we invest to achieve their full potential for positive world impact. https://www.tdk-ventures.com/
Sony Innovation Fund is a segment of Sony Corporation that assists the growth of tech startups. Sony Innovation Fund is dedicated to engaging with promising early-stage companies. Beyond investment, its mission is to provide access to the broader Sony world and its global network and collaborate with startups to foster business creation in new and existing areas of interest to Sony, catalyze a talented and passionate team, develop innovative and scalable technology, and explore new and emerging ecosystems. Learn more at www.sonyinnovationfund.com.
For more than 50 years, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (WSGR) has offered a broad range of services and legal disciplines focused on serving the principal challenges faced by the management and boards of directors of business enterprises. The firm is nationally recognized as a leader in the fields of corporate governance and finance, mergers and acquisitions, private equity, securities litigation, employment law, intellectual property, and antitrust, among many other areas of law. With deep roots in Silicon Valley, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati has offices in Austin; Beijing; Boston; Brussels; Hong Kong; London; Los Angeles; New York; Palo Alto; San Diego; San Francisco; Seattle; Shanghai; Washington, DC; and Wilmington, DE. For more information, please visit www.wsgr.com.