On 23-24 September 2016 the Samara region will host an international gathering of business angels «Volga Angels», the event organized by the RVC. The program will be attended by over 250 Russian and foreign private investors, representatives of venture capital funds, corporations, development institutions and authorities.
The major theme of the gathering will be opportunities for cooperation between business angels and other players in the venture capital industry in Russia and abroad. During the discussion the experts will narrate about successful experience of cooperation and answer the questions on the part of participants.
During the event, participants will consider opportunities for cooperation between Russian and foreign investors, while the experts will share successful experience of syndicated investments.
The novice business angels will look into peculiarities of searching and selecting projects, forming a portfolio and accelerating the invested companies. They will partake in workshops and round tables during which the experts will discuss the key features of the business angel's activity and share the secrets of 'angelic' associations.
The keynote speakers are: Alexander Kobenko (Vice — Governor, Minister of Economic Development , Investments and Trade of Samara Region), Gulnara Bikkulova (Director of Development, a member of the Managing Board at RVC), Baybars Altuntash (President of Business Angels Association, Turkey), Candace Johnson ( President of the European Business Angels Association EBAN), Igor Ryabenkiy (AltairCapital), Alexander Borodzicz (VentureClub), Vitaly Polehin (NABA), Lyudmila Golubkova (StartaCapital), Konstantin Sinyushin (theUntitled), Bogdan Spring (SmartHub), Igor Kaloshin (IntelSoftware), Eduard Fiyaksel ("Start invest").
To register for the event or view its program, please go to: http://angelsforum.ru/.