In preparation for our Call4Plans for the 2016 Deal Stream Summit, TVC will be delivering a curriculum series on Entrepreneurial Training. These free workshops will focus on providing the insight needed when planning for personal and company success as well as understanding how to assemble an economical, early stage plan of execution.
To date, three in ten of the presenting companies that have been a part of the TVC process have received funding. Increase your probability for success and engage with us now. Your presentation of your company’s investment opportunity will give you extraordinary national exposure to regional VCs and strategic partners.
Entrepreneurial Training Sessions will be held at 11:45AM- 1:00PM in the TVC McCorkle room:
Feb. 16, Introduction & Intellectual Property
March 15, Marketing, Market Research, and Sales
April 19, Assembling a Business Plan;Transitioning to Entrepreneurship
May 17, Capital and Financial Considerations; Preparing Due Diligence
These are free workshops, but registration is required.
Business Plan Submission: What We Need from You
To be considered, technology-based companies must submit a non-proprietary business plan, executive summary and/or pitch deck to Technology Ventures with the following criteria:
■ Market opportunity
■ Merit of the business proposition, path to market and competitive advantage
■ Stage of product development and milestones
■ Intellectual property, protection and strategy
■ Sales & financial forecast
■ Qualifications of the management team
■ Investment “ask” and exit strategy
Preference is given to any technology developed by or with a U.S. government research facility (e.g., SNL, AFRL, LANL, etc.)
Interested companies should contact TVC project managers now for assistance with their business plan development and DSS application. For more information contact Sharon Rollins, 505.843.4279, Andrew Salazar, 505.843.4252, or visit call4plans.org
You will have to submit your business plan by June 27th for consideration to present at the 2016 Deal Stream Summit.
Also, in May:
What’s Going On?
Come find out at Technology Ventures’ Lab2Venture Open House. TVC’s foremost gathering of exceptional technology-based resources in the state will be held Wednesday May 18th, 4-7PM at the TVC offices.
■ Connect with potential partners
■ Explore funding sources
■ Access critical market research, IP protection and staffing resources
■ Learn more about business plan preparation, entrepreneurial development and other resources available through TVC.