Investing in the Post-COVID World

Thursday, June 18th, 2:00 PM EST

“We believe this pandemic has changed our world forever. Trends will accelerate, whole new markets will merge, industries will be disrupted, and new market leaders will be created.” -Mike Collins, AVG CEO

You are invited to attend an AVG webinar, Investing in a Post-COVID World. The presentation will spotlight challenges and opportunities likely to arise in the post-pandemic world—where innovative companies and forward-looking venture investors can focus to positively impact change. The 55-minute webinar is open to all, and we’ll leave time for your questions.

The discussion will be led by AVG’s CEO Mike Collins and CIO Anton Simunovic. Here are a few of the trends they’ll highlight.

  • Hey, Alexa, Am I Sick?: New models and tech will offer greater access to healthcare
  • School for Zoomers: Education will be enriched by experiences outside the classroom walls
  • A Touchless World: Smart systems and tech will connect people to products and services
  • Home Work: Different norms, tech, and organizational structures will reshape the 9-5 world
  • D2C of Everything: Customization, convenience, and at-home consumption will become more routine for customers

If you are interested in attending, please sign up here.



About Your Presenters

Mike Collins, CEO - Alumni Ventures Group

Mike Collins, CEO - Alumni Ventures Group

Mike has been involved in almost every facet of venturing, from angel investing to venture capital, new business and product launches, and innovation consulting. He is currently CEO of Alumni Ventures Group, the managing company for our fund, and launched AVG’s first alumni fund, Green D Ventures, where he oversaw the portfolio as Managing Partner and is now Managing Partner Emeritus. Mike is a serial entrepreneur who has started multiple companies, including Kid Galaxy, Big Idea Group (partially owned by WPP), and RDM. He began his career at VC firm TA Associates firm. He holds an undergraduate degree in Engineering Science from Dartmouth and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
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Anton Simunovic, CIO

Anton Simunovic, CIO

Anton has 20+ years of technology experience as a proven venture capital investor, entrepreneur and operating executive in companies ranging in size from start-up to Fortune 10. Most recently, Anton founded and led Vener8 Technologies, a technology commercialization company he started with GE. Previously in his career, Anton led the Software and Internet Infrastructure Group at GE Equity where he directly invested $72 million in 10 companies generating more than $500 million of realized gains. Anton has substantial international experience in Canada, China, Europe and Israel, and has served on the board of directors of more than 20 private and public companies. Anton has a BSc. Engineering from Queen’s University in Canada, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Investing in the Post-COVID World

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