Funding Ready: Legal Tools for Startup Success

In-person session | Learn, Engage

July 11, 2024 | 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Room: Havana Room

Join us for an informative workshop designed to equip startup founders with the essential legal knowledge and tools needed for successful fundraising. “Funding Ready: Legal Tools for Startup Success” covers topics that will help you navigate the complexities of securing capital, ensuring your startup is well-prepared for growth.

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • Preparing for the Process: Learn how to organize your business, financials, and legal documents to attract investors and streamline the fundraising process.
  • Understanding Different Types of Investors: Get insights into various types of investors, including angel investors, venture capitalists, and institutional investors, and how to approach each one.
  • Negotiations and Funding Instruments: Explore the key elements of term sheets, SAFEs (Simple Agreements for Future Equity), and convertible notes. Understand the benefits and potential pitfalls of each instrument and how to negotiate favorable terms during the funding process.
  • Managing Investor Relationships: Discover best practices for maintaining strong relationships with your investors post-funding. Learn how to communicate effectively, set expectations, and manage investor relations to ensure long-term success.

Whether you’re a first-time founder or looking to improve your fundraising strategy, this workshop will provide you with practical advice and legal insights to help you secure the funding your startup needs to succeed. Don’t miss this opportunity to get “Funding Ready” and take your startup to the next level!

July 11, 2024