Investor One-on-One Details


  • Companies: High-growth, high-potential startups looking for capital and/or an introduction into institutional investors
  • Institutional Investors: Venture firms looking for an opportunity to fund high-growth, high-potential companies growing in Indiana


Curated 25-minute one-on-one meetings between investors across the midwest/nation and companies throughout Indiana looking for capital. Each meeting should be seen as an introduction and we recommend that companies be prepared to pitch their opportunity. This may be a first-time meeting or an opportunity to reconnect and share updates. Feel free to make the meeting what you want. View investors committed to attending this year.


  • Date: September 20, 2022
  • Time: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM (lunch break from 12:00 – 2:00 PM)
  • Location: Biltwell Event Center; 950 S White River Pkwy W Dr, Indianapolis, IN 46221


  • June 22 – Registration for Kinetic opens *(registration for Kinetic is required to participate in one-on-ones)
  • June 27 – Company applications for 1on1 meetings open
  • July 20 – Company applications due
  • August 1 – VCs receive company snapshots
  • August 19 – VCs indicate their meeting preferences
    • Entrepreneurs that applied for Investor One-on-One Meetings will receive an email to let them know if they have or have not been selected by investment firms. Additional details to follow.
  • September 1 – Companies and Investors must be registered for Kinetic to be included in the final schedule.
  • September 12 – Meeting schedule is finalized and distributed to all parties
  • September 19 – Investor-only Happy Hour 5:00 – 7:00 PM (details to come)
  • September 20 – Kinetic / Investor One-on-Ones take place

While investor requests largely drive the meeting schedule, participating companies can request meetings with VC’s that they feel are a good fit for their company.


Planning to stay overnight?

Elevate Ventures has secured a block of rooms at Tru by Hilton Indianapolis Downtown on the evening of September 19, for a rate of $135 + tax. Reservations include complimentary Wi-Fi, daily breakfast, and discounted self-parking in onsite garage $20 per car per day (with in and out privileges). Reservations can be made by calling central reservations at 317-472-4800 ext 2 using code KINCON or by clicking this link. Reservations must be made on or before the cut-off date of August 19, 2022.


NOTE: Elevate Ventures is committed to hosting the Kinetic Conference safely during the current health challenges related to COVID-19.  However, providing a safe environment for our event participants is a shared responsibility. Therefore, by attending the Kinetic Conference, you agree to abide by and engage in conduct that is beneficial to the health and safety of yourself and others while attending the event. This includes, but is not limited to, complying with local regulations and not attending the event if you are ill or have been recently exposed to COVID-19.