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Creative and knowledge-intensive industries are vitally important to economic development and the City of Perth recognises the significant role that entrepreneurship and innovation plays in driving tangible economic outcomes.  To enable creativity and innovation to flourish in Perth, the City is a strong and proud supporter of cross-industry networking, collaboration and capacity building activities.

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Spacecubed is Perth's hotspot for co-working, collaboration and innovation! Spacecubed brews entrepreneurship through support of organisations that foster knowledge, networking and events in the startup, technology and social innovation spaces.

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Elevation Legal, Adam Law Patent and Trade Mark Attorney and Rohan Wallace Patent and Trademark Services are collaborating as the Legal and IP Partners.  Elevation Legal(www.elevationlegal.com) assists clients in the legal and commercial aspects of establishment, R&D, innovation and technology commercialisation.  Adam Law (www.adamlaw.com.au) and Rohan Wallace (www.rohanwallace.com.au) are Patent and Trade Mark Attorneys, each running a firm that assist clients with obtaining patent and trade mark protection and providing strategic advice in relation to the same.  All three firms have a wealth of experience and expertise in assisting start-ups, early stage growth companies as well as, established businesses.

 

Fundraising

Perth 2013 Semester

When is it realistic to raise capital for a brand new company? How should you calculate the amount of money to raise? How should you define the use use of proceeds? What materials are required to fundraise? How do you identify and qualify target angel and seed stage investors? How do you find a lead investor? What do investors expect from the company? What are typical investment structures and deal terms for seed-stage financing? How do you negotiate terms?

Goal:
Plan to raise your first round.

Date:
2013-05-30, 06:30 PM

Mentors


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Matthew Macfarlane
Venture Capital Investment Director, Yuuwa Capital

Venture Capital Investment Director at Yuuwa Capital, Matt is an IT start-up entrepreneur, and Chartered Accountant with international business development and M&A experience in telecommunications and multi-national data comms companies. Matt has worked in very large and ...

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Darcy Naunton
General Partner, York Butter Factory / Adventure Capital

Darcy is a Partner at Adventure Capital, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on funding and guiding Australian seed to Series A tech startups. Adventure Capital is intently focused on advancing the local startup ecosystem, seizing the opportunity in Australia’s un...

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David McKinney
CEO & Founder, Filter Squad

Founder & CEO of Filter Squad. We make the Discovr apps for iPhone and iPad (#1 app across the globe, with 3 million downloads). Also former UK Top 40 musician. Also former marine biologist for Australian Federal Government. Proud Dad. Excited about life.

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