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Escape From Silicon Valley? The Future of Venture Capital
Featured Speaker: STEVE CASE, chairman and CEO, Revolution; and co-founder, AOL; and ARLAN HAMILTON, founder and managing partner, Backstage Capital
Moderator: TOM FOSTER, Editor-at-Large, Inc. Magazine

4:15 PM - 4:45 PM
Thursday, March 25, 2021

One of the progenitors of the digital society, AOL’s co-founder and former CEO Steve Case has navigated more twists and turns in the evolution of tech than almost anyone else. And Backstage Capital founder and managing partner Arlan Hamilton is a force to be reckoned with when it comes to creating opportunities for and providing capital to businesses of color. These venture capitalists use that long view to harness the power of funding for every founder.