Get the most out 4YFN networking experience

Experience the Los Angeles tech ecosystem

BCGDV’s global HQ serves as the hub for 250 people that build businesses with our corporate partners each day. The visit will include a tour of our 55k+ square foot innovation center and demos of a select number of startups we have launched with Fortune 500 companies.
About BCGDV: BCG Digital Ventures is the corporate innovation, incubation and investment arm of Boston Consulting Group.

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Discover the latest trends across various industries into a conference “highlights” tour.

The daily tours are short 30 min tours leaving every morning from the Discovery Area. The goal is to give participants an overview of 4YFN, basic orientation around the venue and take them each day to meet a selection of startups exhibiting. Tours are industry driven (Telecommunications, Media and Entertainment, Health and wellness) or focused on the international delegations exhibiting at 4YFN.


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Join our group discussions: learn, share and connect!

Dive into a specific topic for 1 hour with the help of an expert! The roundtable discussions are an opportunity for participants to get together in an informal setting to examine issues as they relate to the startups ecosystem.
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Startup Experience Program

Present your project at our pitching point

4YFN Startup Pitching is for top-notch startups to demonstrate their finest technologies and innovations in front of an exclusive international network of fellow investors, corporates, innovation peers, and media.

Stand out from the crowd, be a winner

The 4YFN Los Angeles Awards 2019 is the startup competition of 4YFN during MWC Los Angeles 2019 event, focused on accelerating business development and the investment of new technologies.
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The largest investor pitch event in the US

The Investor Festival will take place over three days with more than 100 investors doing over 500 one-on-one pitch meetings. The meetings are 10 minutes between one entrepreneur and investor.

Learn from the best and get advice

Take the opportunity to receive advice and practical guidance from one of our experts in Business Strategy, Marketing, Legal and more.
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*Pitching, Investors Festival and Mentoring Sessions are accessible only to exhibiting startups.

Discovery Area Agenda

Within the 4YFN Startup Event hall in E7 you will find the Discovery Area. This space contains the discovery area pitching stage, the investors lounge and networking areas. Find below our agenda of activities taking place here.

9:30 – 12:30 Expert Dojo Investors Festival 1-2-1 meetings between startups and investors every day from 9:00 to 12:00 in the Discovery Area Activities Area 09:30 Investors Club Breakfast Private Meeting Lounge 10:30 Industry Tour: Telecommunications (Pre-book here) Join a 30 minutes tour to get an overview of 4YFN and meet a few top exhibiting startups of the Telecommunications industry. Info Point 11:00 Mobile World Capital Barcelona Pitching Session Pitching Point 13:00 Pitching Session (more info coming soon) Pitching Point 13:30 Mentoring Session (only for startups exhibiting) Activities Area 14:30 What’s Next? Part 1 – The New Innovators Showcase Pitching Point 15:30Community Champions Pitching Session Pitching Point
9:30 – 12:30 Expert Dojo Investors Festival 1-2-1 meetings between startups and investors every day from 9:00 to 12:00 in the Discovery Area Activities Area 09:30 Investors Club Breakfast hosted by HP Ventures Private Meeting Lounge 9:30 Korea Delegation Pitching Session Pitching Point 10:30 Industry Tour: Telecommunications (Pre-book here) Join a 30 minutes tour to get an overview of 4YFN and meet a few top exhibiting startups of the Telecommunications industry. Info Point 11:00 Pitching Session powered by Indigogo Pitching Point 13:00 Workshop by KYTE: How to Successfully Pitch Enterprises for Partnerships by Kirin Kalia, Director of Marketing Pitching Point 13:30 Mentoring Session (only for startups exhibiting) Activities Area 14:30 Pitching Session (more info coming soon) Pitching Point 14:30 International Delegations Tour (Pre-book here) Join a 30 minutes tour to get an overview of 4YFN and meet the international delegations exhibiting with us such as Korea, Japan, Greece and Spain. Info Point 15:30What’s Next? Part 2 – The New Innovators Showcase Pitching Point 14:30 Round Tables (Learn more here) The roundtable discussions are an opportunity for participants to get together in an informal setting to examine issues as they relate to the startups ecosystem. Activities Area
9:30 – 12:30 Expert Dojo Investors Festival 1-2-1 meetings between startups and investors every day from 9:00 to 12:00 in the Discovery Area Activities Area 09:30 Investors Club Breakfast Private Meeting Lounge 9:30 TrepCamp – Impulsa Global Demo Day Global Demo Day is an international pitch competition that will allow the best teams to launch their startup. Pitching Point 10:30 Industry Tour: Health and Wellness (Pre-book here) Join a 30 minutes tour to get an overview of 4YFN and meet a few top exhibiting startups of the Health and Wellness industry. Info Point 12:00 Pitching Session (more info coming soon) Pitching Point 13:30 Mentoring Session (only for startups exhibiting) Activities Area 14:00 Pitching Session (more info coming soon) Pitching Point

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