San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Invest in Startups Expo builds relationships between early stage companies and aspiring investors. This is the place that allows EVERYONE to learn about investing, get to know entrepreneurs and listen to industry experts.
This will be an in-person and online event.
The event will be hosted by Angel Investor on CNBC's Make Me A Millionaire Inventor, Manny Fernandez and will feature guest speaker Jim Connor, angel investor and former President of Sand Hill Angels, one of the most active Angel groups in the world.
Jim Connor, Angel Investor, Sand Hill Angels
Manny Fernandez, Angel Investor
The discussion will be centered on basics of angel investing, risks and rewards and on ways to increase the probability of success by modifying the initial selection process, productively monitoring the progress, and monetizing their investment at the right point. In addition to the traditional topics of deal flow generation, deal screening, due diligence and investment terms, you will have the pleasure of engaging with angel investors, venture capitalists, legal representatives, and industry professionals. Jim's talk will cover additional FAQs from aspiring investors:
How do you know if a startup is worth investing in?
Does the team have the knowledge and tools to capitalize on the idea?
How do you build a strong portfolio of angel investments?
How does the JOBS Act affect your ability to invest in private equity offerings?
If you are an investor looking to improve your investment skills, come to this hands-on angel investing seminar and workshop. You will learn how to increase the probability of success by covering the following topics on successful angel investing:
Overview of Angel Investing
Deal Flow Generation & Due Diligence
Utilizing Online Angel Platforms to Make Successful Investments
Equity Crowdfunding, the JOBS Act & Regulation A+
Learn by Doing: Put Your New Skills to Work
By the end of the event, you can put your new skills to practice. You will have the opportunity to hear Startups pitch and demo their products or services. You will have the opportunity to invest in the following startup companies who are raising capital using equity crowdfunding:
John Livesay, Author of “The Successful Pitch: Conversations On Going From Invisible to Investable”
Entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to listen to John Livesay on how to get the perfect elevator pitch.
Pitching with a clear, concise and compelling story is the key to breaking through all the noise in today’s digital environment. When you tell great stories, you pull people in vs. the old school way of pushing your message out to people.
Want your startup to be added? Apply at DreamFunded.