DCC13 Wrap-up and information on Alberta Bootcamp

First of all, thank you to Randy and Venture Alberta for sponsoring DemoCamp this month. Skip to the bottom to see all of the details for the upcoming bootcamp!

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Alberta Entrepreneur Bootcamp

Tuesday March 3, 2009 – Thursday March 5, 2009 at Lister Hall, University of Alberta

Times might be getting tougher, but angels and VC’s are still funding companies. Are they funding yours??
Alberta Entreprenuer Bootcamp has gathered leading Alberta angels, VC’s and California based investors to give their time for three days of company building and tips that give you the edge in getting the investment you need. As well these speakers will become part of your rolodex of resources moving forward.

Speakers include:

Randy Thompson, CEO VentureAlberta

Angel Group that has funded 40 companies

Ken Gordon, Alberta Deal Generator

Largest Angel Group in Alberta

Doug Pennington, CEO Private Capital Network

Los Angeles based Angel Group

Pat Lor, Co-founder istockphoto.com

John Rodenrys, Leading Ventures, San Diego

Prashant Kantak, Founder, QUALCOMM Ventures

Ravi Sood, Former CEO of Voodoo PC

Plus many more!

Come and learn from those who have seen it, done it, and funded it at Alberta Entrepreneur Bootcamp.

Get hard, fast advice, feedback, and expertise from seasoned Angels, experts, and investors who have started up, marketed, and funded successful companies in a series of plenary sessions and hands-on workshops.

Develop your pitch, and test it in front of your peers, investors and experts!

Win a chance to pitch your company at the Investor Dinner on Thursday!!!

REGISTER HERE

Agenda

Tuesday
9am – 9:30am Opening Remarks
9:30 – 10:45 How not to get Funding
10:45 – 12:15 Breakout – Getting Started
12:15 – 1:15 Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 Product Offering
2:00 – 2:45 Breakout – Definition and Refinement
2:45 – 3:30 Who Cares?
3:30 – 4:15 Breakout – Know your Audience
4:15 – 5:00 Competition
5:00 – 5:45 Breakout – Defining and Defeating your Competition
5:45 – 6:00 Day One Wrap

Wednesday
9:00 – 9:15 Daily Kickoff

9:15 – 10:00 Marketing and Business Development

10:00 – 10:45 Breakout – Tell it and Sell it
10:45 – 11:30 The Deal/Valuation
11:30 – 12:15 Breakout – Getting the right deal for you
12:15 – 1:15 Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 The Exit
2:00 – 2:45 Breakout – How to End it All
2:45 – 3:30 Management, Boards, and Advisors
3:30 – 4:15 Breakout – Who’s in your Corner
4:15 – 5:00 Protecting it
5:00 – 5:45 Breakout – What you have and how to keep it
5:45 – 6:00 Day Two Wrap

Thursday
9:00 – 9:15 Daily Kickoff
9:15 – 10:00 Market Size – What is YOUR market worth
10:00 – 10:45 Breakout – Defining your market
10:45 – 11:30 The Pitch
11:30 – 12:15 Breakout – Pitching with Conviction
12:15 – 1:15 Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 Practice
2:00 – 5:00 Mock Angel Day – Pitches
5:00 – 5:30 Voting and Results
6:00 – 7:00 Cocktails

7:00 – 10:00 Investor Dinner

Thanks again to Randy and thanks to everyone for coming out and making it such a great time!

  • http://www.lor.vc Patrick Lor

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