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Do you have a startup that needs funding? Do you want to learn how startup funding works, what you need to do before trying to raise funding, and where you can go to get it? Then join us for this interactive, online fundraising workshop, which will provide practical, step by step advice. It will feature talks from entrepreneurs who have successfully raised money for their businesses and investors funding companies. Learn expert tips, the pitfalls to avoid, what investors are looking for, how equity works, and more. ❯ Guest Speakers: - Zoltan Acs (Advisor, MKB FIntechLab) - Nora Szeles (Director, Tokeportal.hu) - Dénes Szluha (Investment Director, Hiventures) ❯ Who Should Attend? - Anyone who is thinking about raising money for their startup - Anyone that wants an understanding of fundraising for early stage businesses and products ❯ What are some of the Topics? - The key metrics and pre-requisites for raising funding, and the anatomy of a "fundable" company - How to make yourself more attractive to investors - How to utilize online fundraising networks and platforms, like AngelList, Gust, Kickstarter, and Indiegogo. - How to meet and work with different sources of capital, such as friends and family, angel investors, venture capitalists, government grants and loans, and more. - and more... ❯❯ This is a live, interactive online event, so be sure to RSVP at https://fi.co/e/232925/meetup to receive the Zoom URL to join us live!
In 2012, Brad Feld (Co-Founder / Partner of Foundry Group, Co-Founder of Techstars) released Startup Communities; a book widely regarded as the seminal text for building supportive entrepreneurial ecosystems. In his latest book, The Startup Community Way (https://startupcw.com), Brad provides an updated guide and outlines seven core requirements to thriving startup ecosystems. On this live online event, Jonathan Greechan (Co-Founder of the Founder Institute) will discuss with Brad the most recent best practices for building thriving startup ecosystems, and take questions from the audience. If you are an entrepreneur, investor, community leader, policy maker, educator, or startup enthusiast, then don't miss this opportunity to hear from one of the world's foremost experts on startup communities. >>> This is a live online event, with a heavy emphasis on Q&A. To register, please visit https://fi.co/startupwebinar/2603/ Please note that in order to guarantee attendance and get the video recording you must register at this link. About the Speaker: Brad Feld ---- Brad Feld has been an early-stage investor and entrepreneur since 1987. Prior to co-founding Foundry Group, he co-founded Mobius Venture Capital and, prior to that, founded Intensity Ventures. Brad is also a co-founder of Techstars (http://techstars.com). Brad is a writer and speaker on the topics of venture capital investing and entrepreneurship. He’s written a number of books as part of the Startup Revolution series and writes the blog Feld Thoughts (http://feld.com). Brad holds Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees in Management Science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Brad is also an art collector and long-distance runner. He has completed 25 marathons as part of his mission to finish a marathon in each of the 50 states. His latest book, The Startup Community Way (https://startupcw.com), was released in July 2020.