The startup and fundraising market is changing dramatically since the post-pandemic funding boom. The opportunities and risks entrepreneurs face are shifting, and the requirements to raise funding are getting higher. At this in-person event, Jonathan Greechan (Co-Founder & CEO of the Founder Institute) is visiting from the U.S. and will share his insights on what idea-stage and pre-seed startups can expect going into 2024, and how to prepare. There will also be a Q&A period and an opportunity for startups to pitch their ideas for feedback.
About the Speaker
Jonathan Greechan is the Co-Founder and CEO of the Founder Institute (http://fi.co), the world's largest pre-seed startup accelerator. Since 2009, he has grown and scaled the organization to chapters in over 200 cities and 95 countries, which have produced over 6500 portfolio companies with nearly $2 billion in venture funding. He also serves as an Advisor to Oxford Entrepreneurs (Oxford University), Horasis, and the USC Incubator (University of Southern California). Jonathan's writing has been featured on Fortune, TechCrunch, and Entrepreneur Magazine, and he has spoken at startup conferences on four continents.
Who Should Attend?
- Anyone who is thinking about starting a company or raising pre-seed or angel funding
- Anyone that wants an understanding of fundraising for early-stage businesses and products
What are some of the topics?
- The trends entrepreneurs can expect to see in 2023
- The key metrics and pre-requisites for raising funding in 2023 and beyond
- Any questions asked by the audience!
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