The Innovation Culture of Southern California on Display at FirstLookLA

Slide2Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) presents…

The Sixth Annual FIRST LOOK LA

This exclusive showcase is held in order to present the investment community with a sneak peek at emerging startup opportunities, new technologies and recently-formed university spinouts from some of the Southwest’s premier research institutions.

The 40 most promising physical science and life science technologies have been pre-screened for startup potential, providing them with an opportunity to make one-on-one connections with investors.

This year’s showcase will include:  UCLA, USC, UC Irvine, UC Santa Barbara, Saban Research Institute at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Arizona State University, and USC Institute for Creative Technologies.

Wednesday, June 11, 2014 from 9AM to 4PM

USC Institute for Creative Technologies
12015 Waterfront Drive
Playa Vista, California  90094

Register here:  LAVA Presents First Look LA 

Questions can be directed to Len Lanzi, Executive Director of LAVA:


9:00AM: Registration and continental breakfast
10:00AM: Program begins
10:00AM – 4:00PM: Life Sciences track
11:30AM – 4:00PM: Physical Sciences track
12:40PM – 2:00PM: Lunch and networking