NoCal – On Feb 13, 2020: GABA “Founders Seminar”

The German American Business Association is pleased to bring you the K&L Gates’ Founders Seminar Series: The Founders’ Toolkit.

Please join GABA in San Francisco for the first seminar in this Founders Seminar Series:
This three-part series will cover vital topics for emerging growth companies and leaders.

The Founders’ Toolkit

Topics covered in the first seminar:

  • Silicon Valley culture – what makes it unique compared to other locations
  • Structuring your startup – Essentials needed to be considered when organizing your startup
  • Pitching your startup to investors – the musts and the don’ts

Overall Topics covered in the series:

  • Key considerations before starting your own venture
  • Types of Founders’ equity and agreements
  • Stock Option Plan and its role
  • Best practices for stock option grants
  • Pitching your story
  • Leadership and team building
  • Traction and competition
  • Business models
  • Funding options for startups
  • Investment agreements
  • Business and corporate development tactics
  • Ethics and values


6:00 pm – Registration & Networking
6:45 pm – Seminar and Q&A
8:15 pm – Networking
9:00 pm – End

Complimentary appetizers, beer, wine and soft drinks will be served.

Cost for first seminar

Early Bird until February 6th:
FREE for GABA Members
$30 Non-Members

After February 6th:
FREE for GABA Members
$35 Non-Members

$50 Day of event

Cancellation Policy

The refund policy is set by German American Business Association. All refund requests will be referred to German American Business Association before processing.

Date and Time: Thursday, Feb 13, 2020, 6:00 PM Р9:00 PM  Pacific
Location: K&L Gates San Francisco, 4 Embarcadero Center, Suite 1200, San Francisco, CA  94111

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