UW CoMotion Labs @ HQ
4545 Roosevelt Way NE Suite 400

  • Start Date: Wed Aug 14, 2019
  • Starts at: 06:00 PM
  • Ends at: 09:00 PM




    Matt Rubright

    VP of Early and Growth Stage Tech, Silicon Valley Bank

    Adam Mangone

    VP of Growth and Marketing,

    Laura Malcolm

    Founder/CEO, Give InKind

    About the Event

    Who Should Attend?

    • Anyone who is thinking about raising money for their idea or business 
    • Anyone that wants an understanding of fundraising for early stage businesses and products


     What are some of the Topics?

    • The key metrics and pre-requisites for raising funding, and the anatomy of a "fundable" company
    • How to make yourself more attractive to investors
    • How to utilize online fundraising networks and platforms, like AngelList, Gust, Kickstarter, and Indiegogo.
    • How to meet and work with different sources of capital, such as friends and family, angel investors, venture capitalists, government grants and loans, and more.
    • and more...


    What is the Agenda?

    • Welcome and Socializing
    • Talks from Entrepreneurs who have raised capital, and Investors who fund startups
    • Question and Answer
    • Introduction to the Founder Institute
    • Discussion and Drinks at a Local Bar or Restaurant


    This event is free to attend. Join us for a fun evening! For more free startup events, visit

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