LAVA Honors Richard Riordan, Local Technology Firms

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The Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) held its annual awards event last night, honoring former Los Angeles Mayor Richard Riordan, as well as local, venture backed companies in a banquet last night at the Luxe hotel in Los Angeles. LAVA inducted Mayor Riordan--who had a long and involved career in venture capital and private equity before his efforts in politics--into its LAVA Hall of Fame.

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LAVA Mobile: Mobile-Mobile

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Thursday, June 14, 2012 -- LAVA Mobile: Mobile-Mobile. An overview of mobile technology, apps and business models associated with vehicles, fleets and transportation networks. See [link] (more

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LAVA hosts PwC's Shaking the MoneyTree

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Thursday, May 24, 2012 -- LAVA hosts PwC's Shaking the MoneyTree. Please join LAVA, PwC and a distinguished panel of industry experts and local VCs for their insights on the results of the Q1 2012 PwC/National Venture Capital Association MoneyTree Report based on data from Thomson Reuters.

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LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, August 19, 2016 -- LAVA Healthcare - Jessica Rousset, Center for Innovation at Children's Hospital of Los Angeles. This month's LAVA Healthcare features pediatric innovation opportunities by Jessica Rousset, director of the Center for Innovation at Children's Hospital Los Angeles and co-director of the Consortium for Technology and Innovation in Pediatrics (CTIP), a technology accelerator dedicated to developing pediatric-health solutions.

LAVA hosts PwC's Shaking the MoneyTree

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Tuesday, March 8, 2011 -- LAVA hosts PwC's Shaking the MoneyTree. Please join LAVA, PwC and a distinguished panel of industry experts and local VCs for their insights on the results of the Q4 2010 PwC/National Venture Capital Association MoneyTree Report based on data from Thomson Reuters.

Mobile Lava - Latest Trends in IoT

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Thursday, July 27, 2017 -- Mobile Lava - Latest Trends in IoT. Panel includes Anthony Gonzalez, Fitguard.me; Gabe Grifoni, Rufus Labs; Robert L. Kay, Elite Engineering; Jeremy Wall, Lumenus. Moderated by Barbara Bickham. See [link] (more

LAVA Digital Media: AI + Media and Entertainment

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LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, August 26, 2011 -- LAVA Healthcare meeting. See [link] (more

The 14th Annual LAVA Venture Awards Dinner

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Wednesday, March 22, 2017 -- The 14th Annual LAVA Venture Awards Dinner. LAVA 14th Annual Venture Awards Dinner. The Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) will hold its 14th Annual Venture Awards Dinner to recognize Southern California’s best venture-backed companies, and to celebrate the induction of a special guest into the LAVA Hall of Fame. Celebrating 30+ years of service to the Los Angeles Entrepreneurial Community.

Green LAVA

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Thursday, September 20, 2012 -- Green LAVA. Green LAVA is the Strategic Interest Group of the Los Angeles Venture Association focused on opportunities and challenges coincident with the design, development and deployment of sustainable products, services and businesses.

LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, January 18, 2013 -- LAVA Healthcare January 2013 meeting. About LAVA Healthcare. LAVA Healthcare is an ongoing conversation about how we might fix the mess applying innovation across a wide range of dimensions including technology, business models, patient involvement, offshore outsourcing, and training programs. No one disputes that the U.S. healthcare system is a mess that has been deteriorating for decades.

LAVA Holiday Party

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Thursday, December 6, 2012 -- LAVA Holiday Party. See [link] (more

Mobile LAVA

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Thursday, September 27, 2012 -- Mobile LAVA to explore the world of mobile health. LAVA Healthcare joins forces this month with our sister interest group Mobile LAVA to explore the world of mobile health, aka mhealth. The panel will dig into how mobile technologies are expected to change fundamentally the business of healthcare.

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Friday, February 24, 2012 -- LAVA Healthcare. Our conversation will feature Bonnie Feldman, author of Mobile Social and Fun: Games for Health. See [link] (more

LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, January 27, 2012 -- LAVA Healthcare. LAVA Healthcare is an ongoing conversation about how we might fix the healthcare-industry's mess applying innovation across a wide range of dimensions  including technology, business models, patient involvement, offshore outsourcing, and training programs. LAVA Healthcare is a special interest group of the Los Angeles Venture Association.

Global LAVA Sep 8th; Brexit: What's Next

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Thursday, September 8, 2016 -- Global LAVA Sep 8th; Brexit: What’s Next. Get your questions ready and enjoy meeting likeminded peers at our usual spot at the heart of Century City – thanks to our newest Global LAVA sponsor Littler recognized as a Leading Firm in Chambers Global 2016 and acknowledged as "North America Innovative Lawyers" by the Financial Times.

Global LAVA

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Friday, November 4, 2011 -- Global LAVA. Our next highly informative and highly interactive Global LAVA breakfast meeting is on November 4 (Friday). Please make sure you register online. Our meeting will be opened by a renowned British journalist, BBC World Service correspondent and TV host Sandro Monetti who will update us on the latest up to the minute global business headlines. Email vsilchenko@metropolecapital.com.

LAVA Investment Capital Conference

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Wednesday, June 22, 2011 -- LAVA Investment Capital Conference. See [link] (more

LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, April 27, 2012 -- LAVA Healthcare. LAVA Healthcare is an ongoing conversation about how we might fix the healthcare-industry's mess applying innovation across a wide range of dimensions  including technology, business models, patient involvement, offshore outsourcing, and training programs.

Green LAVA

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Friday, October 21, 2011 -- Green LAVA Interest Group. To promote intelligent investment in So Cal Clean Tech ventures via strategic information, networking events, and private/public collaboration. Email mmiller@cfo911solutions.com.

LAVA Mobile

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Tuesday, February 21, 2012 -- LAVA Mobile. This evening event of the LAVA Mobile SIG will explore the rapidly expanding variety of mobile enabled businesses and looking at big questions are: What business models are working and making money? What models are fads versus the that models are truly innovative ways to create real value? How can traditional business models be augmented with mobile, and how might they be transformed?

Greenwings Biomedical Launches Incubator

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greenwings biomedical incubator accelerator lifescience health lava A new, Los Angeles startup incubator, Greenwings Biomedical , announced its launch Friday, saying that it will be the first incubator of biomedical ventures in Los Angeles. The new startup, headed by startup veteran Richard Koffler, said it will focus on biomedical devices and software.

LAVA Healthcare

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Friday, June 24, 2011 -- LAVA Healthcare. LAVA Healthcare is an ongoing conversation about how we might fix the mess applying innovation across a wide range of dimensions  including technology, business models, patient involvement, offshore outsourcing, and training programs. No one disputes that the U.S. healthcare system is a mess that has been deteriorating for decades. Many argue that ObamaCare will worsen the problem, others argue its a great solution.

Green LAVA

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Friday, February 17, 2012 -- Green LAVA Meeting. In this LAVA Green talk, Metro will discuss the poor decisions he made in his first business venture and the pivot points that he took (and the ones he didn't) that helped him achieve his vision of building a national reuse company. Green Tech Fund California, Inc. will discuss opportunities for clean tech in the Chinese and India markets.

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LAVA Holiday Party

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Thursday, December 6, 2012 -- LAVA Holiday Party. Come celebrate the holiday season with LAVA members and their guests! There will be food, beverages, music, and great people to connect with. See [link].

Global LAVA

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Friday, March 2, 2012 -- Global LAVA. How should you market and finance your company abroad and here in SoCal given the current realities? Please join us for a fascinating discussion with four top experts in this area: Gunjan Bagla - is the founder and Managing Director of Amritt, Inc.; Bill Elliot  VP of Canada Technology Triangle, Inc.; Dr. Mark Lieberman - is Manager of Regional Economic Development for the Community Development Commission of Los Angeles County.;

Global LAVA

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Friday, September 2, 2011 -- Global LAVA. Whats Next? We are delighted to announce our guest-speaker James R. Barth, a Senior Fellow at the Milken Institute who will share with us his observations on the domestic and global capital markets and how it will affect entrepreneurial activity and businesses here in South California. As usually, our session will be highly interactive so dont be shy to ask questions that you meant to ask for probably a long time! See [link] (more

LAVA at the Beach

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Wednesday, October 17, 2012 -- LAVA at the Beach. Please join LAVA and its friends for the fourth annual LAVA at the Beach networking event at the Marion Davies House - Annenberg Community Beach House in Santa Monica. This networking event is for the Venture community in Southern California. In attendance will be Venture Capital Partners and Angel Investors for over 20 firms. Also mix and mingle with Entrepreneurs and Start-up company representatives from over 100 companies.

LAVA Members Only Event

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Wednesday, April 27, 2011 -- LAVA Members Only Event. See [link] (more

LAVA Member Mixer

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Thursday, March 3, 2011 -- LAVA Member Mixer with Silicon Valley Bank. See [link] (more

Green LAVA Meeting

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Tuesday, April 10, 2012 -- Green LAVA Meeting. Monthly meetings are held the third Friday morning of each month. See [link] (more

LAVA Investment Capital Conference

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Wednesday, June 13, 2012 -- LAVA Investment Capital Conference. Bringing companies and capital together for an afternoon of content-rich discussions with real companies and their investors. See [link] (more

Women in LAVA and Golden Seeds Investor Night

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Tuesday, July 19, 2016 -- Women in LAVA and Golden Seeds Investor Night. Women in LAVA and Golden Seeds are excited to invite female founders (and companies with women in the C-Suite) seeking funding, to apply to an exclusive event with angel investors. Email Women In LAVA Committee WinLAVA@yahoo.com.