Ninefold  

Ninefold is Australian cloud computing and storage with locally stored data, free local support, self service flexibility and low latency. This allows you to provision virtual servers and cloud storage quickly - scaling up and down when needed – and only paying for the resources you use.


UTS Business School 

UTS Business School provides integrative and practice-oriented business education in a leading university of technology. They also conduct innovative and internationally recognised research, engage actively with business and the community and prepare our students, faculty, professional staff and alumni to meet future challenges


Microsoft BizSpark

Microsoft BizSpark is a global program that helps software startups succeed by giving them access to Microsoft software development tools, connecting them with key industry players, including investors, and providing marketing visibility to help entrepreneurs starting a business.


Adroit Lawyers

Adroit clients include some of Australia’s hottest new start-ups as well as industry leading international companies. They have experience in taking a business from the first seed of an idea right through the growth stages to full operation. They give advice on structuring the venture, raising funds, issuing shares, building the Board of Directors, corporate governance, business strategy, negotiating key contracts and taking on executives and other employees.


 Netregistry

Netregistry is an Australian trusted online provider, offering all the services you need to grow online - from world-class web hosting to great value domain names, effective web design and online marketing services.


 

Fundraising

Sydney 2012 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:
2012-06-05, 06:30 PM

Mentors


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Rebekah Campbell
CEO, Posse

Rebekah founded top music management company Scorpio in 2002 and developed the careers of 11 of Australia’s biggest stars. In 2010, Rebekah switched careers to start Posse. Posse is a community marketing system that helps better stores and better customers find each o...

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Vinnie Lauria
Founding Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Vinnie Lauria is Founding Partner of Golden Gate Ventures in Singapore. Previously, he co-founded Lefora.com, a forum hosting service to over 100,000 communities and was acquired by CrowdGather (CRWG) in 2010. Vinnie also started the Silicon Valley NewTech meetup and gr...

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