Financing the Tech Start-up

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In-depth insight on financing for early stage technology companies

Last Kick at the Can 2018
Monday, December 10, 2018
9:00 am - 4:00 pm via webinar

(Original Course Date: April 25, 2018)

Who should attend: All those who advise or work with technology companies in BC and anyone who is starting or operating technology companies in BC.

Learning level: All levels

You may be well-versed in general corporate financing, but are you confident in your knowledge of tech industry specific financing? Created in response to your Working with the Tech Start-up 2017 requests for finance-focused content, we are delighted to present our new Financing the Tech Start-up course. Unique in BC, this course will explore the complexities, the investment vehicles and investors available, the stages of financing, and the legal documents you will need to draft and negotiate in tech industry financing. You will increase your knowledge and effectiveness in serving the special business needs of your start-up clients.

At this course, you will learn:

  • the steps to take and questions to ask to get your clients set up for financing
  • the ins and outs of various rounds of financing (Angel, Series A & Beyond)
  • the alternatives your clients have to taking traditional debt or equity financing
  • government programs that can benefit your clients

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 6.5 hours (including a minimum of 1 hour pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)

Course Chairs
Ally Bharmal — Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, Vancouver
Dayna M. Forsyth Irwin, White & Jennings, Vancouver 

Pricing  Last Kick at the Can Rebroadcast
Rebroadcast $489
Registration includes an electronic copy of the reference materials.
Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program.

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