MAVA – The Mid-Atlantic Venture Association2018-09-27T10:21:03+00:00

Growth Companies: Register now for MAVA’s C-Suite Summit happening October 30.

MAVA: More Than Venture

For more than 30 years MAVA has served the full community of innovators, companies, private capital, suppliers, and key advisors needed to build successful businesses from start-up to exit.


MAVA provides an independent platform designed to bring together the complete range of capital sources, strategic partners and key advisory resources critical to the growth of companies across all technology sectors and stages of development.

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C-Suite Summit 2018 Announced

MAVA’s marquee C-Suite Summit focuses on the unique opportunities and challenges faced by leaders of highly performing growth companies. With closed door breakouts for CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, COOs and CRO/CMOs, the Summit is the forum where senior management comes together to accelerate growth and enhance their company’s market competitiveness through thought leadership, industry trends, and functional best practices discussions. MAVA invites you to explore this site and then to join us October 30th.
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MAVA Member Tenable IPOs, closes up 31%

It's an impressive fundraising for cybersecurity IPOs and particularly sizable for Tenable's niche, which is subscription-based cyber risk management tools.
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Upcoming Program

September 20 | College Park, MD

Presented in conjunction with the University of Maryland at the Hotel at UMD. The program featured an exclusive, invitation only pre-program. Photos and recap coming soon.

October 30 | Arlington, VA

Save the date, MAVA’s closed-door program for growth company executives returns this October. Learn more now.

DC | Maryland | Virginia

MAVA’s Private Dinner Series returns this Fall. Formal invitations to follow for invited MAVA Members and guests for October 15th and November 19th. Dinner sponsors include MAVA Members BNY Mellon, Pillsbury, and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati.


Since 2011, The East Coast’s Premier Stage for Customer Validated Seed Stage Companies.

TechBUZZ includes two tracks, Traditional TechBUZZ and T/B Momentum for more advanced companies with customer traction & revenue. Learn more.

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