IMD ACE: Venture Capital Deal Camp - Lausanne

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Date Thursday, June 22, 2017
Time 8:30 - 18:30
Speaker(s) IMD and UC Berkeley

We are delighted to invite you to the Venture Capital Deal Camp on June 22nd. IMD campus, Moller auditorium, Executive Learrning Center.

Venture Capital Deal Camp is prepared in cooperation with University of California, BerkeleyLaw and [email protected]

This one-day program is adapted from the full four-day Venture Capital Deal Camp held at the University of California-Berkeley each year, and is led by members of the Berkeley Law, Berkeley-Haas and 500 Startups leadership and faculty. We will focus on the nuts and bolts of deal-making for investors and lawyers who want to improve their ability to define, negotiate, and execute early-stage investments.

Event Agenda:

8:30 – 8:40 Introductions and welcome.
Jim Pulcrano, IMD
8:40 – 10:10 Why Venture Capital? Exploring the Role of Venture Capital in Corporate Finance and Business Strategy.
Gregory LaBlanc, UC Berkeley
10:10 – 10:25 Break
10:25 – 11:55 Training Workshop on Venture Financing Terms and Processes.
Adam Sterling, UC Berkeley and
Neil Dugal, 500 Startups
11:55 – 12:55 Lunch
12:55 – 14:25 Modeling  the Economics of Early Stage Finance – Interactive Lecture. Adam Sterling, UC Berkeley and
Neil Dugal, 500 Startups
14:25 – 14:35 Break
14:35 – 16:05 The Art of the Valuation – Impact on Deal Terms and Growth.
Robert Bartlett, UC Berkeley.
16:05 – 16:20 Break
16:20 – 17:30 Term Sheet Olympics.
17:30 – 18:30 Reception


Register and reserve your seat.

Fee: CHF 500 per alumni, CHF 750 per guest (non alumni).
Reservation includes event fee and the costs of all meals, drinks and learning materials.

Details of the sessions and bios of the speakers are available on IMD ACE (Alumni Community for Entrepreneurship) online community (IMD alumni access required).

IMD ACE is an initiative by IMD and its alumni to facilitate IMD alumni working together and create value through entrepreneurship and innovation.

[email protected] is an initiative of the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law. [email protected] has partnered with 500 Startups to host two sessions of Venture Capital Deal Camp, one in October 2016 and one in February 2017. Both sessions received rave reviews and featured participating investors, corporate executives, and attorneys from over 15 different countries. 

CANCELLATION & REFUNDS: a full refund of the event fee will be given if cancellation is received in writing before June 15th 2017, after which no refunds will be given.

Venue IMD, Lausanne
Chemin de Bellerive 23
Moller auditorium
Dress Code Business Casual
Registration Deadline Tuesday, June 20, 2017
Contact Igor Karpachev

Contact Us

Alumni Network Office
P.O. 915, CH-1001 Lausanne

Tel: +41 (0)21 618 0729
Fax: +41 (0)21 618 0536



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