Grow Advisors Partner Jouko Ahvenainen speaks in the event. He focuses especially on new investment models, and how crowd investing and p2p finance models opens totally new opportunities to build and finance media and entertainment businesses. He also illustrates global new opportunities in the finance business. Grow Advisors help companies to set up and operate crowdfunding and p2p lending services, and also help companies to raise money in online market places. You can download the presentation here (growvc_-_media_ny_-_2014-04-10.pdf).
Other speakers in the conference include Lou Kerner, Founder of The Social Internet Fund, Nikhil Kalghatgi, Principal at Softbank Capital, David Drake, Founder of The Soho Loft, Jonathan Levy, Director of Digital Strategy at Rodale, Alon Hillel-Tuch, Co-founder of RocketHub, and Barry Lederman, Partner at Jonathan Capital Parnters LLC.