Next Wave Impact National Meeting

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Join the investment committee and other LPs in Next Wave Impact Fund for a full day of networking, education, training, and portfolio review.

Welcome, Agenda/ Objectives, Introductions, Jodi and Sue, 9:30-10:00 am

Status of Portfolio, Alicia, 10:00-10:15am

LP Engagement - Panel of Most Active LPs, Hear from some of our most active LPs and hear from them on how they got involved and “ahas”. Will be a panel session – led with questions from moderator and audience, Jodi, 10:15-10:45

LP Engagement – Break-outs Led by LPs

Identify what’s working for the LPs and what can be improved going forward, 10:45-11:45

Active LPs will lead small groups:

  • What is working (15 mins)
  • Ideas on how to better engage
  • Opportunities for improvement (15 mins)

Report-out to the group (30 mins)

Lunch, Networking opportunity and potential to learn more about portfolio companies, 11:45-12:30

Grab lunch then sit at portfolio company-specific tables to discuss / learn more (two 15 min sessions)

Pitch/Q&A with Entrepreneur 12:30-2:20

Pitch from Entrepreneur with “Shallow Dive” Exercise for company

Hands-on, practical review of a company so LPs gain more comfort with DD process

  • Capture key thoughts / questions from everyone (10 mins)
  • IC members lead different areas of in small break-outs to identify questions (50 mins)
  • Report back to group (30 mins)

· Cap Table · Term Sheet / Valuation · Team · Social Impact · Economics – Financial Projections

Break, 2:20-2:30

Impact Engine – Approach to Measuring Impact, Jessica (invited), 2:30-3:15

Learnings on process and criteria for setting impact metrics

NWIF – Measuring Impact Methodology, Wingee, 3:15-4:00

Review methodology recommendations and gather input

Next Steps/Wrap Up/Session feedback, 4:00-4:30

Networking Break, 4:30-5:30

Reception with Impact Engine & SVC; 5:30-8 pm

Opportunity for LPs to expand their network and exposure to other female impact angel investors

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