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(SPEC) Southeast Private Equity Conference
"Innovative Companies Connect Capital, Investors, & Resources"

This event was held in 2008, 2009, and 2010 to much fan fare. Within the Atlanta community, companies and entrepreneurs can attend numerous other events that offer similar education and networking opportunities: Venture Atlanta, TiE Atlanta, MIT Forum, and ACG Capital Connections.

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SPEC showcases emerging growth companies and exposure to venture capitalists, fund managers, and private equity investors representing over $560 Million in investment capital! This conference offers exclusive networking opportunities, exhibition area, featured speakers, top industry expert education in investor and executive break-out sessions.

Partial List of Capital Community Attending

List of Presenting and Expo Companies 

List of Speakers and Panelists

Educational Panel Discussions, Workshops & Showcase



Why Attend the SE Private Equity Conference?
"Innovative Companies Connect with Capital, Investors, and Resources"

Networking with venture capitalists, accredited investors, investment bankers, fund managers, angel investors, corporate investors, innovative lenders, and private equity investors representing the capital community from around the United States.

SPEC Capital Expo featuring emerging growth companies seeking investors, services, and capital with ample opportunity to talk in depth about the opportunities at their individual table.
SPEC Innovative Company Showcase will provide an opportunity for qualified companies to tell their story and explain their investment opportunity to attentive investors using a power point presentation.
SPEC Presentation Workshop for Entrepreneurs participating in the Capital Expo and Innovative Showcase.
SPEC VIP reception for sponsors, Expo and Showcase entrepreneurs, and all investors.
SPEC Fast Pitch presentation for all entrepreneurs participating in the Capital Expo at the VIP reception.
SPEC Venture Capital Industry experts will share their insights during the morning breakfast panel.
SPEC Select Industry experts will share their knowledge about building strong businesses and attracting capital during the entrepreneurial educational break-out sessions for those entrepreneurs not participating in the Innovative Company Showcase.
SPEC Limited number of tickets made available to service providers, students and entrepreneurs not participating in the Capital Expo and Innovative.
SPEC Company Showcase ensures strong ratio of capital providers to capital seekers.
SPEC Keynote speech from a renowned and highly successful entrepreneur for all attendees to enjoy over lunch.

Join SPEC in collaborating with the entrepreneurial and venture community.  Sponsors and invited industry experts will have an opportunity to deliver their insights to these targeted groups during the break-out sessions. The conference offers exclusive networking opportunities, featured speakers, investor and executive break-out sessions.

Top private technology and emerging growth firms will present to a national audience of venture capitalists, accredited investors, investment bankers, fund managers, angel investors, corporate investors, and private equity investors.

The Southeast boasts the highest venture capital backed return of any region in the US. The SPEC is the premier source for entrepreneurs to connect with investment capital in the southeast region.   There is still capital available for investment in qualified companies and is ready to come off of the sidelines. 

This event is unique because of its target to bring together early stage companies and capital sources.  The market for angel investors and early stage venture capital is on the rebound and we are excited to take the forefront in bringing these communities together to create an environment where "Innovative Companies Connect with Capital, Investors, and Resources".  This compliments the other venture events and the NBAI Private Equity Investor Forum scheduled in the Atlanta, because it blends a tradeshow environment with deal flow presentations and entrepreneur & investor education.








 


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One Georgia Bank

Launch Funding Network

Media Sponsors

Angel Investor & Venture Capital Magazine

Expo Sponsors

Blackwell Advisory

e-Stamos

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Tech America: Where the Future Begins



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Inventor's Association of GA








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