2475 Hanover Street
Palo Alto, California 94304

The Funding Series prepares entrepreneurs for their fundraising effort and helps them to attract VC investment. Sessions provide valuable networking opportunities and are lead by seasoned entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, legal, and finance experts.

Open Sessions:

* Open to all entrepreneurs
* Cost $25 per session or $165 for all eight sessions

Life Science Funding Series - Owning Your Financials

More powerful than a CFO to clarify the numbers, is a CEO with a clear understanding of the financials. This session will focus on the terms and skills needed to create a defensible financial picture of your company including key milestones such as break-even and profitability dates as well as valuation and the cap-table. Session participants will leave prepared for that first meeting with a VC.

Breakfast Networking: 8am-8:30am

Session: 8:30am-10:15am
What is the investor looking for when viewing the financial viability of a company? What financial story makes a company fundable? What makes a CEO credible?
JC Simbana, AVP, Square 1 Bank [moderator]
Kathy Conte, Managing Director, Hercules Technology Growth Capital
Karl Handelsman, CMEA Ventures
Antoun Nabhan, Sagamore BioVentures

Session sponsors:
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
Square 1 Bank


Official Website: http://astia.org/venture_conference/funding_series/

Added by FullCalendar on September 2, 2007

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