Tuesday, September 26, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM EDT
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Marist College, Poughkeepsie, NY 
3399 North Rd
Poughkeepsie, NY 12601



Bailey Burke 
Upstate Capital Association of New York 

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Women, Money & Power: Investing in Women 

Everyone is invited! Come learn about entrepreneurship, investing and the work women are doing to build businesses across New York State. We're bringing together members of the investment, business and entrepreneurial communities to hear pitches from startups founded by women, investor perspectives, and personal stories about the career paths of women leaders.


We've invited experts from NYC to Buffalo to join us in the Hudson Valley!

  • Startup pitches - we'll hear from innovative leaders across the state about the businesses they're building in big data, cleantech and more
  • Angel, seed and venture investors - investors will share their questions and perspectives on the companies that pitch - including the NY Ventures, Cayuga Venture Fund, and the Hudson Valley Startup Fund
  • Leading women in finance and business - women will share their personal stories about their career paths, including a brand-new women-focused investment fund launching in Upstate NY!

Here are just a few of the women joining us!


  • 10:00 AM - Registration + networking
  • 11:00 AM - Welcome remarks, investor introductions + company pitches
  • 12:00 PM - Lunch + networking
  • 1:00 PM "How We Got Here" presentations from selected speakers + Q&A
  • 2:00 PM - Networking
  • Professionals receive ticket prices of  $75.  
  • Entrepreneurs and Upstate Capital Association members get discounted tickets. The price is $50. Email us to get your discount code. 
Since 2003, the Upstate Capital Association of New York has connected capital providers to companies seeking funding across upstate New York. Our mission is to increase access to capital for companies and dealflow for investors, and our membership includes people who provide seed, venture, private equity, debt and other types of funding, companies seeking capital, and professional advisors who support early stage and middle market companies.