JUNE 5TH, 2018


Programming addressed provocative topics and challenges that the global startup community is currently facing, from conversations on the current political landscape and cross-border collaboration to fundraising opportunities, disruptive technologies, and emerging markets. 

Find a full Borderless Summit recap here.

"how international founders can set themselves up for the us investment"

Justin Kan, Founder of Twitch and CEO of Atrium LTS, shares his investment advice and insights with international entrepreneurs. 

"Investing in International Founders: the Good, the Bad, and the Complicated"

Manan Mehta (Unshackled Ventures), Olivia Wang (ZhenFund), Ben Orthlieb (Off the Grid Ventures), Niko Bonatsos (General Catalyst) 

"Lessons Learned in My Startup Journey"

Fireside Chat with Ritu Narayan, Founder and CEO of Zum and Jess Lee, Partner at Sequoia Capital and Co-Founder of Polyvore

Fireside Chat with Baiju Bhatt

Baiju Bhatt, Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Robinhood in fireside chat with Josh Constine, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch


"The Blockchain Means Global Equality of Opportunity"

Fireside Chat with Balaji Srinivasan, CTO at Coinbase, Founder of, Board Partner at Andreessen Horowitz and Erik Torenberg, Co-Founder of Village Global

"Diversity in Venture Capital"

Fireside Chat with Laurence "Lo" Toney, Founder and Managing Director, Plexo Capital and Rana Gujral, Entrepreneur, Investor

Fireside Chat with Slava Rubin

Slava Rubin, Co-Founder and Chief Business Officer, Indiegogo and Paul Hsiao, General Partner, Canvas Ventures

"Capital-as-a-Service: Democratizing Venture Through Data"

Ashley Carroll, Partner at Social Capital and Josh Constine, Editor-at-Large, TechCrunch

"Urbanization and the Sharing Economy"

Thomas McLeod, Co-Founder and CEO of Omni and Cat Zakrzewski, Venture Capital Reporter, WSJ

"How to Attract Customers?"

Lauren Vaccarello, VP of Marketing and Customer Engagement at Box discusses "How to Attract Customers?"

"Playbook for New Market Expansion"

Ali Benslimane, Head of Partnerships @ Stripe Atlas discusses the new market expansion

"Establishing an International Supply Chain for Under $1,000"

Leslie Vorhees Means, Co-Founder & CEO of Anomalie discusses how to establish an international supply chain without breaking a bank