Financing Your Startup Workshop
Friday 20 November 2015, 14:30 - 17:00
FINANCE YOUR STARTUP WORKSHOP (in other words, ‘Find me the money!’ )
Audience: This workshop is for startup founders, startup executives, entrepreneurs, technology founders, designers and developers.
This workshop will help you locate the best source of funding for your startup, perfect your pitch and sign a deal.
Securing the money you need for your startup is arguably the number one headache for most founders. In this workshop you’ll learn about:
• What you must do before you start chasing money
• Alternative sources of funds and their usefulness
• Pros and cons of angels, VCs and other sources
• How to find high net worth investors
• Government grants and how to get them
• When crowd sourcing will work
• Getting your customers to fund you
• Pros and cons of selling equity, convertible debt and venture debt
• What your potential investor wants to know
• How to perfect your pitch
• Sealing the deal
PLUS: your ticket gives you entry into the Commercialisation in Health Tech keynote presentation and panel discussion (6 - 9pm) following the workshop. Featuring industry leaders from Telstra Health, CSIRO, Monash University, Brandon Capital Partners and the Walter + Eliza Hall Institute, it's an event NOT TO BE MISSED for those at the forefront of designing - and selling - medical technology.
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Workshop Leader:
Tom Williams is a broadly trained executive with experience in big pharma, biotech, funds management and creative marketing. He now runs a new on-the-job training and mentoring initiative for early career researchers in translation and commercialisation of biomedical advances. For more bio information, see here:

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Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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Is my registration/ticket transferrable?
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Location Melbourne, VIC

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