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NVCA unites the U.S. venture ecosystem.

We support the foundation of high-growth companies and ensure the U.S. remains the most competitive environment in the world for entrepreneurs.

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$244 Billion
the amount spent on R&D from VC-backed public companies in 2020, up from essentially zero in the 1970s
employment growth at VC-backed companies from 1990 to 2020 vs. 40% at total private sector
of VC-backed jobs are distributed broadly accross the entire U.S.
of the largest U.S. VC backed companies would not even exist or achieved their current scale without an active VC industry

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Upcoming Events

April 12, 2024
The Richard A. Mayo Center for Asset Management at the UVA Darden School of Business invites you to join us for the University of Virginia Venture Capital Conference (UVAVCC). This year, UVAVCC will explore the current landscape of Venture Capital and how market conditions are affecting the space from an LP, GP, and entrepreneurial perspective. Panel sessions will focus on various investing sectors such as cyber security, defense technology, healthcare, and consumer packaged goods. Program speakers will also detail approaches and ideas for how LPs invest given current market conditions and how entrepreneurs can successfully pitch to VCs. UVAVCC will close with a networking reception open to all conference participants.
May 2, 2024
We are excited to honor VC industry leaders at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in San Francisco on May 2nd for the annual 2024 NVCA Leadership & Awards Gala. We are thrilled to announce that registration is now open! Please join us to celebrate the venture industry and honor those who have made significant contributions to foster innovation, advance technology, and drive new company formation.