Mid-Atlantic Capital Conference

October 29 - 30, 2024

The Mid-Atlantic Capital Conference will return on October 29-30, 2024 at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown. Connect with key players from the private equity, venture capital, and entrepreneurial communities in a city with a 350-year legacy of innovation, inclusion, and entrepreneurship for a vibrant mix of company presentations from 45+ up-and-coming technology, healthcare, and growth-stage companies, tons of networking, business meetings, and panel discussions.


For over 30 years, the Mid-Atlantic Capital Conference has been the place where healthcare, technology, and growth stage sectors get their spark and a catalyst for billions of dollars in venture funding and entrepreneurial success. Don’t miss your chance to connect with key players from the private equity, venture capital, and entrepreneurial communities for a vibrant mix of company presentations from 45+ up-and-coming technology, healthcare, and growth-stage companies, tons of networking, business meetings, and panel discussions. Plus, the always thrilling Lion’s Den live investment event where investments will be made LIVE from a panel of legendary investors from across the region.

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown
1201 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107



Develop new business relationships like no other investor conference that can lead to your next investment or funding opportunity:

  • Schedule exclusive 1:1 meetings with entrepreneurs and investors
  • Experience scheduled networking breaks
  • Attend our PACT Fest at the historic Reading Terminal Market

Business Development

Meet the people you need to meet to grow your business and investments.

Expand your business networks through:

  • 1:1 meetings
  • Ample networking opportunities
  • Panel presentations and keynotes on the latest technology trends

Company Presentations

Your next investment or funding opportunity just may be presenting this year!

  • See the latest in technology, healthcare, and growth-stage innovation
  • Experience the Lion’s Den with live investments made to three companies

2024 Event Pricing

Ticket Type Member/Non-Member Price Early Bird Price (until August 30)
Full Conference (Including PACT Fest) Member $765 $612
Non-Member $918 $734.40
Investors/Corporate Development Member $510
Non-Member $612
Entrepreneur (Must qualify - see more on program website) $255
PACT Fest only Member $357
Non-Member $459
Registrations will only be accepted by website, post-mail, or email via macc@philadelphiapact.com. No registration will be taken over the phone, and full payment must accompany registration.

Reserve your Capital Conference Hotel Room by October 8th

Reserve your room in PACT’s hotel block at the Philadelphia Marriott Downtown.

Hotel Information:
1201 Filbert Street Entrance
Philadelphia, PA  19107

Philadelphia Marriott Downtown

Video highlights

Check out our playlist of over 45 videos with highlights from past Capital Conference events to see why it’s the premier private equity, venture capital, and investor conference in the Mid-Atlantic.

2023 Steering Committee

EY Host Team
Ryan Murray, Chairman
Danielle Senour

Jeff Bodle
Morgan Lewis
Technology Recruiting/Selection Committee Co-Chair

Richard Cohen
Duane Morris
Entrepreneur Outreach Committee Chair

Andrew Coll
Entrepreneur Outreach Committee Liaison

Danielle Duchamp
Marketing Committee Liaison

Emily Foote
Osage Venture Partners
Industry Track Vice Chair, Technology

Rick Genzer
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA
Company Recruitment Analysis

Michael Harrington
Fox Rothschild
Recruiting/Selection Oversight Chair
Technology Recruiting/Selection Committee Co-Chair

Kathie Jordan
Ben Franklin Technology Partners of Southeastern PA
Industry Track Vice Chair, Healthcare

Douglas Kingston
Morgan Lewis
Technology Content Committee Chair

Marc Lederman
NewSpring Capital
Lion’s Den Committee Chair

Obadiah Sanger
Independence Blue Cross
Healthcare Content Committee Chair

Bharat Santhanam
Newspring Capital
Industry Track Vice Chair, Technology

Bryan Snellman
Healthcare Recruiting/Selection Committee Chair


Sarah Carter
Marketing, Mobile App

Jennifer Cohen
Featured Companies

Heidi Franklin
Investor Outreach

Cheryl Jarvis-Johnson
Conference Director

Dean Miller

Krista Yerk
Sponsor Engagement, Entrepreneur Outreach

Conference Host



Gala Sponsors


Titanium Sponsors

Industry Track Vice-Chair Sponsors





Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Logo of PACT member organization Bank of America

Featured Company Application

Each year, 45-50 Entrepreneurial Companies are chosen to pitch their innovations live in front of investors, professional advisors, and key decision-makers at the Mid-Atlantic Capital Conference.

During pitching hours, featured companies receive direct feedback with hopes of taking home funding, gaining experience and making lasting business connections.

Select companies are chosen to enter the Lion’s Den for a shot at on-site commitments from highly successful entrepreneurs turned investors. Over the past 9 years companies, have raised almost $8m in aggregate funding.

Investor Slide Criteria

  • Top emerging companies from the Technology, Healthcare, and Growth Stage (which includes technology and healthcare) sectors
  • 16-18 companies per industry to present in the months to come
  • All stages of development

We accept company slide decks (no more than 15 slides) and an optional 5-minute explainer video for the selection committee to review. To be considered for a presentation slot, companies should include FULL CONTACT INFORMATION

Slide Deck Components

Not necessary the slides… but the culmination of the slides should cover the following topics.

  • Cover slide: name of company, tagline (if applicable), contact information
  • Capital
    • Amount raised to date
    • If multiple rounds, show history along with types (e.g. institution, friends / family)
  • Open round
    • If there is a round of funding open, describe
    • Amount, type
  • 411: Location, Headcount,
  • Company vision or mission
  • Problem statement, pain point(s)
  • Solution: how is the company solving the pain point, product description
  • Traction: status of the company, customers, time in market
  • Differentiation: what is the competition, how is the company different
  • Team
  • Market entry: how is the product marketed, what segments are being addressed, what other segments exist
  • Sales: how is the product sold, what is the sales cycle, who are decision makers, pipeline
  • Revenue model; pricing, what kinds of “contracts” are there (for B2B), model for revenue
  • Projections: what are the financial projections
    • Years: 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025, 2026 (where applicable)
    • Include: Rev, COGS, GM, Earnings
    • Numbers in 000,000’s
  • Funding Request amount

Featured Company submissions must be submitted by July 31, 2024.

Submissions can be made here.

Please note: Final investment commitment contingent upon due-diligence post conference. This is added for selected companies to understand that due diligence is required post conference.