We are pleased to announce that Kauffman Fellows and Techstars are collaborating once again to run the online Venture Deals Course from April 7, 2019 – May 31, 2019.
Together we’ve co-produced the course four times. To date, over 15,000 people have completed the program. Venture Capital luminaries, Brad Feld and Jason Mendelson, make several guest appearances (online) and respond to emails with questions during the course.=
Registration is now open! This course is free for all participants. To complement your online experience, we highly recommend that you have a copy of the book Venture Deals: Be Smarter Than Your Lawyer and Venture Capitalist.
The course runs for seven weeks with the following syllabus:
- Week 1 – Introduction of Key Players – Form or Join a Team
- Week 2 – Fundraising/Finding the Right VC
- Week 3 – Capitalization Tables/Convertible Debt
- Week 4 – Term Sheets: Economics & Control
- Week 5 – Term Sheets Part Two
- Week 6 – Negotiations
- Week 7 – Letter of Intent/Getting Acquired
If you are interested, sign up now and share with your friends and greater network who might also be interested in learning more about venture capital.
About Kauffman Fellows:
Kauffman Fellows is the largest and most connected network of venture capital investors and innovation leaders in the world. With 589 Fellows operating in 46 different countries, it is anchored by a two-year program designed to radically accelerate innovator success through self-reflection, peer learning, mentoring, and a structured curriculum. Today the Kauffman Fellows Network, including mentors and faculty, consists of over 1000 of the most prominent VC firms and investors globally. Kauffman Fellows’ goal is to enable and grow entrepreneurial ecosystems throughout the world, leveraging the best minds and characteristics of the leading investors in venture capital industry.