Startup Angels is partnering with Aminta Ventures to bring the Startup Angel Workshop to Miami.
The workshop is divided into four sessions which provide new angels and wealth management professionals an introduction to the business of investing in technology startups, a framework for thinking about startup investing in the context of overall portfolio diversification, and a practical guide to the mechanics of choosing, negotiating and managing investments.
The workshop will take place at two locations. Day 1 (May 23) will be at Northern Trust, 600 Brickell Ave Suite 2400. Day 2 (May 24) will be at the Cambridge Innovation Center, 1951 NW 7th Ave.
About Aminta Ventures: A diverse coalition of South Florida female business leaders passionate about cultivating the next generation of female investors in our region. Aminta believes that through the growth of both female investors and women entrepreneurs, we can create a more diverse entrepreneurial ecosystem.
|23rd||6:00 PM||Registration & Cocktails (Location: Northern Trust)|
|23rd||6:30 PM||Segment I||Startup Investing & Your Portfolio (Location: Northern Trust)|
|23rd||8:00 PM||Mingling / Reception (Location: Northern Trust)|
|24th||8:30 AM||Arrival & Breakfast (Location: CIC)|
|24th||9:00 AM||Segment II||Choosing Early Stage Startups (Location: CIC)|
|24th||10:00 AM||Segment III||Getting the Deal Done (Location: CIC)|
|24th||11:00 AM||Segment IV||Beyond the Check: Mentoring & Networking (Location: CIC)|
|24th||12:00 PM||Segment V||Aminta Ventures and the Miami MVP (Location: CIC)|
Startup Investing and Your Portfolio
Why is now a great time to invest in startups? Where does angel investing fits in the spectrum of capital? What role can startup investing have in my overall wealth portfolio? How can I build a diverse portfolio of startups?
Choosing Early Stage Startups
What do companies look like at this stage? What signals show that a company has traction? What are the best practices of choosing startups? Why is it important to invest in the entrepreneur?
Getting the Deal Done
What are the different ways to invest? What goes into a deal? What are the best practices for negotiating terms? What is the deal process like; how long does it take?
Beyond the Check: Mentoring & Networking
Why invest both time and expertise? What can I do to be a good mentor?