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Events for Entrepreneurs

September 2020

9/09 Kickoff, Deck Development & Storytelling
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9/16 Devising a Compelling Pitch by Starting With the Use of Funds
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2020 R2V Brink Short Slides
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9/23 Market Opportunity as the Foundation of the Business Model
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9/30 Competition, What it Tells Investors About the Present and the Future
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October 2020

10/07 Pitch Deconstruction*
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10/14 Developing Strong and Realistic Financials
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10/21 Valuation, Cap Tables, Term Sheets, and Other Legal and Financial Considerations
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10/28 Pitch Deconstruction
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November 2020

11/04 Cultivating Relationships with Investors and Investor Forecasting
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11/11 Presentation Skills, Deck Design, Public Relations
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11/18 Funding Alternatives to Angel Investing
https://sdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/13426

December 2020

12/02 Pitch Deconstruction
https://sdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/13427

12/09 Being Prepared for Due Diligence
https://sdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/13428

12/16 Celebration and Application Deadline
https://sdsbdc.ecenterdirect.com/events/13429

March 2021

3/20 San Diego Angel Conference III

Events for Investors

Investor Orientation

11/19/2020 Angel Academy

Reg link: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/san-diego-angel-conference-angel-academy-tickets-127197048797

 

Initial Application Review

1/6/2021 Investor Kickoff & Intro to Tools

1/13/2021 Application Discussions

1/14/2021 Application Discussions

1/20/2021 Quarterfinalist Selections

 

Quarter Finals

1/27/2021 3-Minute Pitches

1/28/2021 3-Minute Pitches

2/3/2021 Semi-finalist Selections, Request DD docs, & Choose Deal Leads

 

Semi Finals

2/10/2021 10-Minute Pitches & LaunchPad™

2/11/2021 10-Minute Pitches & LaunchPad™

2/17/2021 Finalist Selections

 

Finals & Due Deligence

2/23/2021 DD Leads Workshop (Overview, Responsibilities, Recommendation)

2/23/2021 DD Kickoff (Questions and Process)

2/24/2021 DD Company Meetings

3/3/2021 DD

3/10/2021 DD

3/11/2021 DD Leads Workshop (Presentation, Final Slides & Recommendation)

3/15/2021 DD Final Reports Due 9:00 am

3/17/2021 DD Final Report Reviews

3/18/2021 DD Video Shoot with DD Leads

 

SDAC & Wrap

3/19/2021 VIP Reception

3/20/2021 Main Event – Winner(s) selected

3/31/2021 Investor Feedback, Final Counts, Celebration

*Pitch Deconstruction Disclaimer: After some consideration, we’ve decided not to publicly share the Pitch Deconconstruction recordings. Pitch Decon’s are sacred. Founders need a safe place to practice and learn. If you pitched at a recent Pitch Decon and you want to review the recording, send us an email at info@thesdangels.com and we’ll get it to you.