SG Women’s Summit: Navigating the AI Investment Landscape

Jun 27, 1:00 – 3:45 AM

Werqwise, 149 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, 94105

Join us as we close out Startup Grind's Women's Month in June with a bang! To honor the inspiring events held by our global chapters, Startup Grind HQ is hosting an insightful conversation with three trailblazing VCs as they delve into the world of AI fundraising and what it takes to succeed in this rapidly evolving field.

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Panel DiscussionSGWomenSummit

About this event

💡 What to Expect:

  • Drawing from a diverse mix of experience as operators, founders, and now VCs, they’ll share their AI investment strategies, emerging fundraising trends, and the art of integrating AI into your pitch, whether you’re an AI startup or not. Plus, watch as they give real-time feedback to a select group of entrepreneurs who have been selected to pitch on stage. 

  • Our panel features Amy Yin from defy VC and Janelle Teng from Bessemer Venture Partners, and moderated by Hayley Leibson - an exited Founder and Bestselling Author of Raise Early Stage Venture Capital which will be handed out to all attendees at the event.

  • This is a unique opportunity to network with like-minded individuals, gain valuable insights from successful women leaders, and celebrate the achievements of women in the startup ecosystem. Join us as we come together to champion diversity, equality, and innovation in entrepreneurship.
  • Tickets can be purchased for the event on a first-come, first-served basis.

🕒 Event Schedule:

  • 6pm: Doors open for networking

  • 6:30 - 7:15pm: Navigating the AI Investment Landscape: Insights from Operators and Founders turned VCs (Panel Discussion)

  • 7:15 - 7:45pm: 3x female founders pitching live to the panel 

  • 7:45 - 8:45pm: Networking time

Apply to Pitch

Female founders interested in pitching, please complete this form and purchase a ticket to the event:

Good luck!


  • Amy Yin

    defy VC

    Venture Partner

  • Janelle Teng

    Janelle Teng

    Vice President

  • Kate Walker

    Susa Ventures



  • Hayley Leibson


    Exited Founder, Bestselling Author of Raise Early Stage Venture Capital, Forbes 30 Under 30, YC alum



Thursday, June 27, 2024
1:00 AM – 3:45 AM UTC


  • James Gee

    Startup Grind HQ & Silicon Valley Chapter

    Global Partnerships Manager

  • Derek Andersen

    Startup Grind


  • Karlie Valine

    Startup Grind

    Chief Marketing & Business Officer


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