Silicon Beach Fest

Schedule

Schedule Subject to Change

Aug
24
Wed
Startup Showcase, Semi-Finals 1 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Aug 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Upcoming startup founders from Silicon Beach and beyond will pitch before a panel of judges to compete for the Silicon Beach Fest – Startup Showcase Winner title. Pitches will include company product or service, revenue model, marketing / customer acquisition plan and team bios. Approximately 5-6 startups selected from the Semi-Finals 1 on Wednesday and the Semi-Finals 2 on Thursday will advance to the Finals on Friday 5-6p.

Startup Showcase grand prize package to be awarded Friday includes:

– $5K cash, presented by Media Temple
– Round trip airfare on Surf Air to its California destinations
– Round trip airfare on Air New Zealand on its LAX – London route

Startups will be announced.

Host:
– Gray Bright, Tomorrow Show, Host; IO LAB, Founder

Judges:
– Matt Kozlov, Techstars Healthcare Accelerator, Managing Director
– Chris Hill, Siemer & Associates, Principal
– Omkar Kulkarni, Cedars-Sinai Healthcare Accelerator, Director
– Noramay Cadena, Make in LA (hardware accelerator), Co-Founder and General Partner
– More judges to be added

Aug
25
Thu
Startup Showcase Semi-Finals 2 @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Upcoming startup founders from Silicon Beach and beyond will pitch before a panel of judges to compete for the Silicon Beach Fest – Startup Showcase Winner title. Pitches will include company product or service, revenue model, marketing / customer acquisition plan and team bios. Approximately 5-6 startups selected from the Semi Finals 1 on Wednesday and the Semi-Finals 2 on Thursday will advance to the Finals on Friday 5-6p.

Startup Showcase grand prize package to be awarded Friday includes:

– $5K cash, presented by Media Temple
– Round trip airfare on Surf Air to its California destinations
– Round trip airfare on Air New Zealand on its LAX – London route.

Startups, Judges, Host will be announced.

Aug
26
Fri
Startup Showcase Finals @ Marina del Rey Hotel - Main Stage
Aug 26 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Upcoming startup founders from Silicon Beach and beyond will pitch before a panel of judges to compete for the Silicon Beach Fest – Startup Showcase Winner title. Pitches will include company product or service, revenue model, marketing / customer acquisition plan and team bios. Approximately 5-6 startups selected from the Semi Finals 1 on Wednesday and the Semi-Finals 2 on Thursday will advance to the Finals on Friday 5-6p.

Startup Showcase grand prize package to be awarded Friday includes:

– $5K cash, presented by Media Temple
– Round trip airfare on Surf Air to its California destinations
– Round trip airfare on Air New Zealand on its LAX – London route

Judges:

– Bob Vanech, Zealot Networks, Founding CFO and Board Member
– Carmen Palafox, Make in LA, Partner
– More judges to be added.