First Look LA 2016

Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) Presents

The 8th Annual First Look LA

Wednesday, June 22nd, 2016, 7 AM - 6 PM

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This exclusive showcase is held in order to present the investment community with a sneak peek at emerging startup opportunities, new technologies and recently-formed university spinouts from some of the Southwest's premier research institutions.

The 40 most promising physical science and life science technologies have been pre-screened for startup potential, providing them with an opportunity to make one-on-one connections with investors.

This year's showcase will include:

UCLA, USC, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, Saban Research Institute at Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Arizona State University, Caltech, HRL Labs, City of Hope, LA Bio Tech, University of Hawai'i.

Also featuring a special program including a LAVA Healthcare Investor Panel, a Keynote Speaker and other specialty programs



570 Westwood Plaza 
Building 114
Los Angeles, CA 90095



7:00AM: Registration and continental breakfast

7:30AM: LAVA Healthcare Investor Panel

9:30 AM - 5:00PM: Life Sciences track

9:30AM – 5:00PM: Physical Sciences track 

12:00PM – 12:45PM: Lunch and networking

12:45PM-1:30: Keynote Presentation

5:00PM - 6:00PM Reception