2015 CEO Summit Agenda 2017-06-12T14:30:38+00:00

For more than 25 years, MAVA (the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association) has been showcasing the most innovative high- growth companies born in the Mid-Atlantic on a nationally recognized platform, Capital Connection. The member investors and advisors of MAVA have supported the growth and success of companies such as Sourcefire, Millennial Media, OPOWER, CVENT, Blackboard, 2U, and many more through their investment of financial and professional resources.

MAVA brings together high growth company CEOs, CFOs, CMOs and CTOs for a unique new program dedicated to the continued growth of these innovative companies. The CEO-CFO Summit delivers top caliber content focused on successful growth, best practices and planning for successful exits for the outstanding growth companies, across all sectors, located and growing rapidly in the Mid-Atlantic.

Designed to address the most important business issues confronting today’s growth enterprises and leadership teams, the forums focus on the unique opportunities and challenges faced by those leading highly performing companies and foster powerful peer-to-peer network building. At the Summit’s conclusions, the CEOs, CFOs, CMOs and CTOs in attendance joined MAVA’s community of investors and growth resources for Capital Connection featuring a headline-making keynote and top flight hospitality at the elegant Park Hyatt in Washington, DC.

2015 Agenda

Registration

11:30-12:00pm
Registration and Networking

Luncheon & Featured Keynote

12:00-2:00pm
Dave Schaeffer, Founder and CEO, Cogent Communications

Followed by a Panel Discussion

Chasing Revenue: The Changing Role of CROs/CMOs/CSOs in a Digital and Data World

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

CEO Roundtable
The Competitive Advantage of Company Culture: Built to Win

CFO Roundtable
Planning for Future Liquidity While Managing the Daily Demands of Rapid Growth

CTO Roundtable
Lessons Shared: Architecting for Risk Management and Growth

CMO Roundtable
Harnessing Today’s Resources to Market a Rapid Growth Enterprise

Investor/PE/Corporate Development
Roundtable Industry Discussion

Networking Break

3:15-3:30pm

Panel Discussion

3:30-4:45pm
The Pathway to Liquidity, A First-Hand Look at Recent MAjor Transactions

Featuring:

David Link, Founder & CEO, ScienceLogic
Ken Mills, Founding President & CEO, REGENXBIO
Jeff Ray, President & CEO, Ellucian
Kevin Reid, Co-Founder, President & CTO, Virtustream, Inc.
Moderator: David Steinberg, Chairman, Radius Networks

Capital Connection ’15 Begins

5:00-6:00pm
Vivek Kundra, EVP, Industries, salesforce.com

The Third Wave of Computing – Growth in the Age of Social, Mobile, Cloud and Data Science

Networking Dinner Reception

6:00-9:00pm

Adjourn

9:00pm

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2014 Agenda

Registration

11:30-12:00pm
Registration and Networking

Luncheon & Featured Keynote

12:00-1:30pm
Tom Wheeler, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission (FCC)

Industry Briefing:

Future of Payments, Carey Kolaja, Vice President, Global PRoduct Solutions PayPal

Networking Break

1:30-1:45pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions

1:45-3:00
Concurrent Breakout Session
CEOs and CFOs

Networking Break

3:00-3:15pm

Panel Discussion

3:15-4:30pm
The Pathway to Liquidity – A First-Hand Account of Four Major Transactions

Moderator:
David Steinberg, Chairman, Radius Networks

Panelists:
Sid Banerjee, CEO, Clarabridge
Marc Cohen, Co-Founder, former Chairman and CEO, OPNET
Michael O’Neil, CEO, GetWellNetwork
Thomas Kramer, CFO, Opower

Networking Break & Capital Connection Registration Begins

4:00-5:00pm

Capital Connection Begins

5:00-6:00pm
Headlining Keynote: Walter Isaacson, President & CEO, Aspen Institute

Networking Dinner Reception

6:00-9:00pm

Adjourn

9:00pm

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