VRMA

    Investor Roundtable: Where is the Smart Money Placing its Bets in VR?

    Track: Business Strategy

    Session Number: 3182
    Date: Sun, Oct 28th, 2018
    Time: 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Description:

    This session is a PhocusWright-style discussion among investors with a track record in the vacation rentals space on major trends, associated threats, and opportunities for VR managers. Hear these investors discuss topics like: how to map the industry, the winners and losers of consolidation, the fads versus the game-changers of technology, how to find investors for your business, and much more.
    Session Type: Panel Breakout Session (60 minutes)

    2 Learning Takeaways: - Attendees will learn how some of the top investors look at opportunities and threats, and how they can position their own business accordingly
    - Attendees with businesses seeking investors will learn how to raise money, and what the current hot investment themes are
    Secondary Session Track: Technology
    Target Audience: President/CEO/Owner, Vice President, Director
    Experience Level: Intermediate
    Session Type: Panel Breakout Session (60 minutes)

    2 Learning Takeaways: - Attendees will learn how some of the top investors look at opportunities and threats, and how they can position their own business accordingly
    - Attendees with businesses seeking investors will learn how to raise money, and what the current hot investment themes are
    Secondary Session Track: Technology
    Target Audience: President/CEO/Owner, Vice President, Director
    Experience Level: Intermediate

    Speakers

    Primary Presenter
    Alex Nigg, Properly
    Founder & CEO
    Properly
    Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Chris Hemmeter
    Managing Director
    Thayer Ventures
    Second Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Simon Lehmann
    Founder / CEO
    AJL Consulting LLC
    Third Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Sascha Hausmann
    CEO
    Busy Rooms
    Fourth Co-Presenter or Panelist
    Jed Kelly
    Executive Director, Equity Research - Consumer Internet
    Oppenheimer & Co.