Investor Festival – Biggest Startup to Investor Pitch event in the USA
Mon, Mar 26 - Wed, Mar 28 @
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Expert DOJO space
UNIT 308, 395 Santa Monica place
2018 Q1 Investor Festival – Where Startups Meet Investors
This Investor Festival is for current Expert DOJO members and future members alike. If you need investment there is not a larger investor pitch event in the United States. We spend all year helping our members grow and find investment and we want everyone to have our access to the best investors in the country.
If you would like to only watch our 3-day long celebration of startups pitching to investors then register HERE. You have been working hard building the foundation for a great business. Now its time to watch startups meeting strategic investors and be a part of the excitement We will have over 100 of the highest caliber investors attending and can cater for seed and series A. We have something for every great startup.
If you want to pitch to investors then you must apply to email@example.com. We will reply to you individually and let you know the criteria for getting in.
Breakdown of the 3 days
Monday the 26th- Female Founders Day
This day is all about the Female Founders in our programs. We at Expert Dojo are committed to helping female entrepreneurs succeed in any way we can. That is why we have dedicated an entire day of our Investor Festival to surround you with the best investors dedicated to helping female entrepreneurs succeed
Group Pitches For Female Founders 3-5pm
We will have some of the best VCs and angel investors here to listen to pitches from our strongest female founders. This day will be all about finding the right investor for your company.
Tuesday the 27th- Our later stage venture studio companies
Morning – pitching (Expert DOJO Approved only – Late seed and Series A plus) 10am-12pm
This morning is all about taking those of you who are on the way to creating a 100 million dollar company (beyond seed) and giving your traction a nudge with the right contacts for you. Each pitch will be 3 minutes with presentations. We will have one session from 10 am to 12 pm with our 8 later stage companies and our later stage venture companies. Our intention is to find the best match between Investors and Startups so you can go on to do great things together.
Afternoon – One On One Meetings With Later Stage Investors
Each startup will be able to choose a series of investors to meet, and we will arrange 7-minute meetings with each one. That gives you three to four possible meetings, as each group will be on site for two hours. The meeting times are 3 pm to 5 pm, We will then allocate appointments on a first-come, first-served basis. The one-on-one meetings and the Investor Festival will wrap up at 5 pm.
Wednesday the 28th – Pre Seed & Seed Pitching At Expert DOJO in Los Angeles
Morning – Early stage pitching to Investors 10am-12pm
Last year we had 30 Investors judge your early stage pitches. All are looking for early-stage investments and all will give you feedback and help along the way. At every Investor Festival, we have helped companies get an investment and this one will be no different. Bring your best pitch between 10 am and 12 pm.
Afternoon – One On One Meetings With Investors 12:30-2:30 and 3-5pm
At our last Investor Festival, we had over 150 later stage one-on-one appointments. We have an additional one on one Investor afternoon just for you at Expert DOJO where early-stage startups will have the opportunity to meet with leaders in the institutional investment community, one on one and get direction for your specific business models. We will have the cream of the crop, the most respected leaders in the investment sector on hand to provide the advice and help that startups need to be successful.
Each startup will be able to choose a series of investors to meet, and we will arrange 7-minute meetings with each one. That gives you three to four possible meetings, as each group will be on site for two hours. The meeting times are 12:30 to 2.30pm and 3pm to 5 pm. Before the Investor Festival and you should apply to meet 3 investors each with firstname.lastname@example.org . We will then allocate appointments on a first-come, first-served basis. The one-on-one meetings and the Investor Festival will wrap up at 5 pm.
Evening Startup Party
After 16 weeks of classes and intense investor pitching, we want everyone to be able to let your hair down. Come and join us for drinks and networking with the best startups and investors in LA. We work and code all day so let’s take a moment to enjoy all we have achieved. From 6 pm to 9 pm lets meet new people and expand our network.
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Online bookings are not available for this event.
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