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Venture Capital by Design: Masterclass

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Part of Anthill’s upcoming ‘Tunnel Talk’ series, held in conjunction with Design Victoria, this two-part initiative is designed for business builders, commercial innovators, aspiring entrepreneurs and creative professionals seeking to identify investment ready ideas and acquire growth capital.

Raising capital is hard enough.

You can’t afford to do it badly.

You won’t get a second chance!

Don’t miss out! Spaces strictly limited!


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$60 inc. GST ($90 for two)
When: 6pm-8pm (approx)
Date: Wednesday 26 August 2009
Where: Bureaux Business Lounge,
Level 1, 530 Lonsdale Street, Melb
$495 inc. GST ($695 for two)
When: 8am-12:30pm (approx)
Date: Friday 28 August 2009
Where: Bureaux Business Lounge,
Level 1, 530 Lonsdale Street, Melb

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MASTERCLASS

During this half-day workshop, attendees will be guided step-by-step through the intricacies of capital raising, leaving with a firm understanding of how to approach this complex area of finance and the tools needed to take their organisations to the next stage.

When: 8am-12:30pm, Friday 28 August 2009
Where: Bureaux Business Lounge, Level 1, 530 Lonsdale Street, Melb
Cost: $495 inc. GST ($695 for two)
Not based in Melbourne? Want us to bring this event to your town? Register your interest here.

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PART 1: How is the game played?

Venture Capital, Seed and Early Stage (an introduction)
Purpose: Introduce attendees to the basics of venture capital, seed and early stage investment options, explore alternatives and its applicability to the attendees. Topics: Who are the players? How is the game played? Debt versus equity and alternative funding sources.

Idea Evaluation – Is your opportunity investment ready?
Purpose: Provide attendees with an understanding of what is required when launching a venture and provide a structure for attendees to evaluate their own ventures. Topics: Feasibility analysis, the entrepreneur, the market, the competitive advantage, introduction to Financial Analysis.

PART 2: Preparing for the deal

The Tools – Business Plans, Terms Sheets & IMs
Purpose: Provide attendees with an understanding of the tools and an opportunity to work through a real business plan. Topics: The tools, Business Plan, Choosing the structure, Financial analysis (an introduction), Market analysis, Operational Analysis, The Term Sheet, The IM (Information Memorandum).

Negotiating the deal (Understanding the VC mindset)
Purpose: Provide attendees with an understanding of investor expectations, the process, the tools and an opportunity to work through a real Term Sheet. Topics: Choosing a venture capitalist (Is a VC right for you?), Understanding the VC Mindset (Screening & Due Diligence, Exit Routes), Valuation (an introduction).

Learn… What your idea is worth.

Discover… How to impress a potential investor.

Gain… The tools necessary to facilitate a deal.

Don’t miss out! Spaces strictly limited!

When: 8am-12:30pm, Friday 28 August 2009
Where: Bureaux Business Lounge, Level 1, 530 Lonsdale Street, Melb
Cost: $495 inc. GST ($695 for two)
Not based in Melbourne? Want us to bring this event to your town? Register your interest here.

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