Join with experienced investors as angels and VC partners from Arizona, California, Texas, Nevada, New Mexico, Colorado and Utah connected for a one-day conference designed to keep you up to date on the latest regional investment trends. If you are an experienced investor or thinking about investing in early stage companies, this is a once a year opportunity you shouldn’t miss.
Please note this meeting is available to ACA members, accredited investors, and invited guests only.
Skysong - 1475 N Scottsdale Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85257
  • 8:00a - 9:00a: Breakfast / Registration
  • 9:00a - 11:30a: Syndication: Deal Processes & Procedures Together
  • 11:45a - 12:30p: Company Presentations
  • 12:30a - 1:15p: Lunch
  • 1:15p - 2:15p: Nurturing Portfolio Companies to Maximize Value - Best Practices
  • 2:15p - 3:00p: Company Presentations
  • 3:15p - 4:15p: Managing Financial Inflection Points
  • 4:30p - 5:15p: Company Presentations
  • 5:15p-6:30p - Attendee Reception / Company Showcase
  • 6:30p-8:30p - Optional Networking Dinner
Discussion Highlights:
  • Collaborating on Deal Flow:   Great deal flow is the engine for smart investing.  Learn how angels and VCs are connecting across geographies and increasingly across stages for effecient sourcing of innovative deals.
  • Due Diligence:  Investors co-investing on one or more rounds together are building new to set standards and anticipate libilities in order to share deal information.
  • Closing and Post-Investment Management:   Once the term sheet is signed, how do investors manage the next stage for the company and each other?  
  • Preparing Companies for Growth: As the needs change for portfolio companies, investors share the best practices to help guide talent transitions, customer acquisition, and prepare teams for next stage fundraising. 
  • In Person Syndication: Connect with innovative companies championed by attending investors.
  • And More!
Valley Ho Hotel (nearly full!)
6850 East Main Street
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
There are a  limited number of discounted rooms for $224 per night.   Call 480-376-2600 and mention "Invest Southwest"

Arizona State University SkySong
1365 N Scottsdale Rd, Synergy II #135
Scottsdale, AZ 85257