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MGCS 2016 May 17&18

Registration Opens Jan. 4

Marriott Resort at EagleCrest Ypsilanti, MI

Meet the Best of the Midwest

The Michigan Growth Capital Symposium is the premier venture event that annually showcases nearly 40 'Best of the Midwest' high-growth companies in new businesses and emerging technologies. As part of MGCS, the newly added 'University Pitch Track' will feature emerging startups out of the University of Notre Dame, Indiana University, University of Michigan, University of Chicago, and the University of Pittsburgh. As one of the longest running programs of its kind, the May 2015 symposium is expected to bring together over 450 people representing top investment firms from across the U.S. and early stage and emerging growth companies, as well as related stakeholders on May 19 & 20 at the Marriott.


"This is the second time we’ve presented at the MGCS. It is one of the premier events in the Midwest for investors.”

John Freshley, ONL Therapeutics

“This is a great event that attracts everyone in the venture-capital community, from angels through late-stage investors, and covers the whole entrepreneurial ecosystem.”

Michael Johnson, Flagship Ventures

Past Speakers

Kevin Conroy, Exact Sciences; Edward Torres, Lilly Ventures; Jim Adox, Venture Investors; James Burgum, Arthur Ventures; Larry Freed, 2nd Stage Partners; Blair Garrou, Mercury Fund; Mark Hasebroock, Dundee Ventures; Mark Horne, Plymouth Ventures; Ted Omlid, Evercore Partners; James Pavlik, Baird Capital; Tim Petersen, Arboretum Ventures; Kevin Willer, Chicago Ventures and more...

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MGCS 2016 May 17&18


Marriott Resort Ypsilanti, MI


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