Venture Capital Sprint

Apr 29 (Thu), 2:00 PM Coordinated Universal Time


This is a multi-session event. Please select how you would like to join.

Event Information

What You'll Learn

Interested in understanding how venture capital works and what it looks like in real life?

  • Join this free, virtual sprint to gain an understanding of key concepts of venture capital - investment thesis, deal flow, due diligence and term sheets.

  • Learn from both sides of the table - founders who have been through the fundraising process and investors who are deploying capital to help startups succeed.

  • Leave with a foundation of knowledge about how capital works for startups and opportunities to continue to explore the industry.

Who You’ll Meet

  • James Burgum, CEO of The Arthur Companies and founder and Venture Partner at Arthur Ventures, a venture capital firm that invests in B2B software companies

  • Diumerci (Chris) Christel, founder of Enlight App and current participant in Techstars Austin accelerator

  • Kodee Furst, Program Manager at The Nice Center at NDSU and previous founder and Managing Partner at Annie Capital, a fund that invested in the power of women

  • Matt Paulson, Founder of MarketBeat and Chairman of Falls Angel Fund

  • Hannah Lange, Venture Financing Manager at the North Dakota Development Fund

  • Peter Schott, founder of Genesis Feed Technologies

Scholarships for NDSU Students

  • If you're a current NDSU Student and complete the three-week sprint, you're eligible to receive a $250 scholarship! In order to be eligible, students must be present for the duration of each of the three sessions.