950 Page Mill Road
Palo Alto, California 94304

SVASE First Impressions Pitch Feedback, with Keynote Ventures, more

Start: 02/10/2009 - 5:30pm
End: 02/10/2009 - 8:30pm


Submission deadline for Next Generation Interent startups wishing to present at this event is 14 days before the event.

First Impressions provides SVASE entrepreneurs with the opportunity to present to and receive formal structured feedback from prominent members of the entrepreneurial and venture funding communities. This is a great way to gain first hand experience on pitching for Venture Capital, make connections with VCs and Angels, and get a clear understanding on how to move your business forward.

"My presentation at First Impressions led not only to a number of valuable investor and VC contacts, but also brought me closer to other entrepreneurs, with a valuable exchange of experiences. In addition, winning the popular vote was a key affirmation that the pitch worked." Jan Samzelius, CEO, ByteShield

Pre-Registered Audience members - $25 SVASE Members; $49 Non-Members. For walk-ins on the day, add $10 to the Pre-Registration rates.

Presenting companies, INVITATION ONLY - $45 SVASE Members; $95 Non-Members

(Optional Pitch Presentation review with Chris Gill, President of SVASE & member, Sand Hill Angels – 1 hour $150; 2 hours $225. Contact Chris Gill at [email protected] to arrange a mutually convenient time and location)

5.30-6.15 pm: Networking and Finger Food
6.15-8:30 pm: Startup Presentations, Q&A plus feedback

PANEL: see below for bios
Roy Sardina, General Partner, Keynote Ventures
Curtis Feeney, Managin Director, Voyager Capital

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, 950 Page Mill Road, Palo Alto, 94304

This event is co-sponsored by:
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, www.wsgr.com

Event Description
SVASE First Impressions Pitch Feedback events provide the opportunity for entrepreneurs and startup teams seeking their first round of funding, other than friends & family, to gain experience in creating and delivering a clear, concise pitch and in receiving structured feedback from a panel of experienced investors, on both their pitch and their business propositions.

Official Website: http://www.svase.org/?q=node/1931

Added by svaseinfo on January 8, 2009