Capital Access Summit 2020


Tuesday, June 16
1:00 – 6:30 PM (EST)

Wednesday, June 17
1:30 – 6:00 PM (EST)


Female Founder Collective

What is the
Capital Access

Project Entrepreneur is hosting a virtual Capital Access Summit to prepare early stage female founders from across the country on their fundraising journeys. The event will include workshops, panel discussions, and fireside chats led by seasoned investors and entrepreneurs and will cover topics such as “Fundraising Fundamentals,” “Designing your Fundraising Roadmap” and “Mastering your Pitch.” 


Apply to attend

Eligible founders interested in attending the Capital Access Summit, complete this short application here. Project Entrepreneur will select and invite 100 qualified female founders to participate.

Please note that submitting a form does not reserve your spot in the Summit. We will notify founders on a rolling basis and will send a confirmation email with login details if selected. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 8 at 11:59 PM EST. 

Am I Eligible?

The Summit is designed for early stage female founders who are looking to raise seed/Series A OR are exploring alternate vehicles of funding to grow their company. Founders must have a market ready product or have demonstrated traction in order to be eligible to attend.




In addition, founders must:

  • be over 18 years old
  • be a U.S. resident with a U.S. bank account
  • have a company that is at least 50% female owned
  • have a company that is post-idea stage
  • have a company that has not raised more than $3M
  • not be a current Project Entrepreneur NYC cohort member 

Meet Our Speakers

Meghan Cross Breeden

Partner, Startup Operator, and Investor
Amplifyher Ventures

Tracy Chadwell

Founding Partner
1843 Capital

Marguerite Pressley Davis

Creator of Your Profit Playbook

Ita Ekpoudom

Gingerbread Capital

Jennifer Gabrielli

Managing Director and Deputy Head of UHNW Americas
UBS Private Wealth Management

Fran Hauser

Startup investor, bestselling author and speaker on women's leadership

Tiffany Aike Ho

Investment Associate
ACME Capital

Sarah Kunst

Managing Director of Cleo Capital
Contributing Editor at Marie Claire Magazine

Acaia Lawrie

37 Angesl

Angela Lee

Founder, 37 Angels
Professor, Columbia Business School

Vanessa Liu

Vice President
SAP.iO Foundries North America

Rebecca Minkoff

Female Founder Collective

Lilian Ajayi Ore

Chief Learning Officer, Data Scientist
Founder/CEO of the Global Connections for Women Foundation (GC4W)

Jamie Sears

Head of Community Affairs and Corporate Responsibility

Bozoma Saint John


Alicia Syrett

Founder and CEO
Pantegrion Capital

Maxeme (Max) Tuchman

CEO & Co-Founder

Annie Evans Trotta

Head of Partnerships, Regi, Moonwalker Ventures
Founder of Dream Ventures

Sevetri Wilson

CEO/ Founder at Resilia
Founder at Solid Ground

Alison Wyatt

Female Founder Collective