November 4, 2014
4:00 - 9:00pm
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Featured Keynote: Walter isaacson

Walter Isaacson
President & CEO, Aspen Institute 
Best-Selling Biographer
Former CEO, CNN
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Building on the success of MAVA's CXO and industry roundtables and the popularity of our CEO & Investor Dinner series, this new targeted, half-day program has been designed by CEOs and CFOs, for CEOs and CFOs to address head-on the issues and trends of importance to growth enterprises.  Through shared best-practices and thought leadership, the CEO/CFO Summit: Engineered for Growth will tackle those unique demands of companies experiencing accelerated growth. 

Park Hyatt Washington
Washington DC

Platinum Sponsor

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Diamond Sponsors

Duane Morris
Grant Thorton
Silicon Valley Bank
Square 1 Bank
UK Trade and Investment


Registration is now open for MAVA's annual Holiday Luncheon and CEO Celebration

Register Today

December 9th, 2014
11am - 2pm

MAVA would like to thank our active and engaged
Leadership Investor Member Firms
for their invaluable support: 

CIT Gap Funds
Columbia Capital
Core Capital Partners
Harbert Venture Partners
JMI Equity
Maryland Venture Fund
New Enterprise Associates
Paladin Capital Group
TDF Ventures
Updata Partners

MAVA's 2014 Pacesetting Sponsors

MAVA thanks the following valued members who have made an early commitment to the programming that our community offers throughout the year to bring investors and entrepreneurs together in efficient and meaningful ways: 

Duane Morris
ORIX Ventures
Square 1 Bank
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

Platinum Sponsors Diamond Sponsors Supporting Investors

MAVA News:

McLean-Based Acquires Student Shopping Portal Perkla

10/20/2014, a McLean-based developer of secure digital ID cards designed to let users prove their identity online, said on Monday it has acquired New York-based Perkla, developer of an online shopping portal for students.


Genacast Ventures and Core Capital Leads $2.5M Series A For STAQ


STAQ Inc., which makes ad operations more efficient by unifying ad technology through reporting, connections and integrations, today closed a $2.5 million Series A round of institutional financing led by lead by Genacast Ventures and Core Capital. Other investors include Kinetic Ventures, Revel Partners and The Hive, which also provided STAQ’s seed round funding of $1.1 million.


EverTrue scores $8 mln Series B


EverTrue (, a social donor management platform, today announced $8M in Series B funding led by Bain Capital Ventures, with participation from Silicon Valley Bank.


Capital Connection

Capital Connection, a MAVA premier event, is designed for seasoned executives, entrepreneurs, and investors at all stages to come together under one roof to expand their innovations, create industry connections, or grow their enterprise. It is one of the nation's most respected industry conferences with more than 800 attendees each year who share a common goal of enhancing our technological ecosystem. 



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«October 2014»
11/7/2014 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

MAVA Community Partner Event: TechBreakfast Annapolis (Inwiter,, Light Point Security, RUNINOut, Bloompop Flowe)

Interact with your peers in a monthly morning breakfast meetup. At this monthly breakfast get-together techies, developers, designers, and entrepreneurs share learn from their peers through show and tell / show-case style presentations. And yes, this is free! Thank our sponsors when you see ...
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