SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SKTA Innopartners LLC, a high-tech Open Innovation Program for tech leaders and early stage startups, today announced that it is participating in the flagship panel at the annual GSA (Global Semiconductor Alliance) Entrepreneurship Conference on July 18, 2013 from 3:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA. The event is open and free of charge to all entrepreneurs or soon-to-be entrepreneurs (Register Here). SKTA Innopartners is also a first-time co-sponsor of the event.
Angel Orrantia, founding business development director of SKTA Innopartners, will serve as a panelist on the 4:00 p.m. panel, Fueling Success and Innovation, the first of four panels at the event. According to GSA, this panel "will look at existing and alternative semiconductor funding models that are fueling innovation, spurring investment, and mitigating risk."
Orrantia said, "The semiconductor industry recognizes the breakdown in funding strategies for startups. Everyone on the panel has a vested interest in Fueling Success and Innovation. Our model combines seed funding, an incubator, and a match making service with a strategic partner. This combination establishes the startups and accelerates them on their path to success."
The annual GSA Entrepreneurship Conference addresses the challenges, solutions and trends that affect the semiconductor entrepreneurial landscape and serves as a vital networking platform for startups and interested parties. This year's program will address some of the objectives of the GSA Capital Lite Working Group, whose mission is to "develop, promote and execute expanded investment models that can be used by semiconductor startups to innovate and prosper."
SKTA Innopartners, whose formation was inspired by many aspects of the Capital Lite concept, is focused on reinvigorating the semiconductor and hardware startup landscape to spur innovation in Silicon Valley with a revolutionary funding and incubation model.
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