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Startups 2.0: Getting your Startup from Idea to Funding

Thursday, April 14, 2016
10:30am to 12:00pm
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The Caltech Office of Technology Transfer & Corporate Partnerships invites you to join this free seminar, presented by Louis Berneman of Osage University Partners, that will help you understand the startup company process from innovative idea to fundable entity. The seminar will explore:

  • Essential elements of a startup
  • Company formation and organization
  • Funding
  • Pitch deck and executive summary
  • Investment Memo


10:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m. - seminar
11:30 a.m. -12:00 p.m. - networking & refreshments

Osage University Partners is a venture capital firm focused on investing in startups that are commercializing pioneering university technologies. Osage partners with top research universities to invest in their most innovative startups, and Osage shares its investment profit with its partner institutions. The firm invests in software, hardware, and life science companies at all stages of company development. Osage has partnered with over 80 universities, including 22 of the top 30 U.S. institutions by research expenditures, and has invested in over 50 of their spinouts. Osage University Partners is part of a family of investment funds within Osage Partners, which is based in Philadelphia, PA and manages in excess of $500 million. For more information, visit www.osageuniversitypartners.com.

Admission is free, but please register to let us know you're coming.