Peter van der Velden, president of the CVCA, is slated to deliver a keynote on trends in venture capital and big themes in life sciences at the Atlantic Venture Forum.
Van der Velden, who is also Managing General Partner at Lumira Capital, has nearly 25 years of experience in the Canadian private capital industry. Through leadership roles in venture capital, private equity, investment banking, and operating companies, Van der Velden has contributed to building companies from startup through to expansion in the life sciences, information technology and consumer sectors.
The Atlantic Venture Forum is an annual event that brings together innovative emerging and established IT, Cleantech, and Life Sciences companies in Atlantic Canada.
The AVF will be held at the Westin Nova Scotian in Halifax on June 19 and 20. Early bird pricing is in effect until May 1. Learn more or register online here.