Boulder Startup Week 2022 Boulder Startup Week 2022

Robotics

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

- MDT
AI for Recycling
Joe Castagneri
Joe Castagneri
AMP Robotics, Engineering Manager of Team Brain

This is a talk about developing robotics, computer vision, software and artificial intelligence in the name of enabling a world without waste. 

- MDT
Robotics and Physical Products Happy Hour
Jenney Loper
Jenney Loper
Director of Operations

It's been 2 years since people with physical products got together.  Come catch up with old acquaintances.  Make new contacts.  Let's see what amazing progress has been made in the last 2 years for those developing physical products.  Show off your product or tell your story of pivoting to survive the pandemic.

Located at The Kitchen 1039 Pearl St
Sponsored by SVB

Wednesday, May 11, 2022

- MDT
Buying and Selling Roca Robotics
Cornell Wright
Cornell Wright
TCGplayer, Director of Hardware

This talk is about the process of buying and selling Roca Robotics, a company that produces the Roca Sorter - a robotic card sorters for the Trading Card Game market.

Thursday, May 12, 2022

- MDT
Fundraising in Robotics
Kira Noodleman
Kira Noodleman
Bee Partners, Principal
Nima Keivan
Nima Keivan
Xplorer Capital, Venture Partner
Brett Jackson
Brett Jackson
V1.VC, Co-Founder & Managing Partner
Matanya Horowitz
Matanya Horowitz
AMP Robotics, Founder
Vanessa Clark
Vanessa Clark
Atomos Space, CEO

Learn about the challenges, successes and war stories surrounding VC fundraising in robotics over the last few years.

Moderator - Kira Noodleman https://www.linkedin.com/in/kiranoodleman/; Panelists: Nima Keivan https://www.linkedin.com/in/nkeivan/
Brett Jackson https://www.linkedin.com/in/brettrjackson/
Matanya Horowitz https://www.linkedin.com/in/matanya/
Vanessa Clark https://www.linkedin.com/in/vanessajaneclark/

Friday, May 13, 2022

- MDT
Manufacturing & Supply Chain for Robotics Panel
Ravi Shah
Ravi Shah
Occipital, GM Structure
Brian Merkel
Brian Merkel
Scythe Robotics, Head of Manufacturing
Hayley Cashdollar
Hayley Cashdollar
Lightship, Head of Manufacturing
Andre Neumann-Loreck
Andre Neumann-Loreck
On Tap Consulting, Founder and Managing Partner

Come learn about managing manufacturing & supply chain logistics in the time of Covid from local high growth Denver robotics startups and operators.

Moderator: Ravi Shah https://www.linkedin.com/in/ravi-shah-a6ba041/

Panelists: Brian Merkel https://www.linkedin.com/in/brian-merkel-ba3b2760/

Haley Cashdollar https://www.linkedin.com/in/hayleycashdollar/

Andre Neumann-Loreck https://www.linkedin.com/in/andre-neumann-loreck-a9a6/