Next week is starting to look like Angel and Venture Capital week in Vancouver with five events over four days.
Monday, January 26th: Bob Chaworth-Musters' Angel Forum is hosting an Angel Capital Overview for Investors and Entrepreneurs at SFU Harbour Centre starting at 7:30am. The full-day private investor seminar covers valuation, due diligence, term sheets and post investment relationships and is facilitated by experienced local angel investors and serial entrepreneurs.
Tuesday, January 27th: The Vancouver Enterprise Forum (VEF) is presenting their Venture Capital Outlook 2009 from 5:30pm to 8:00pm at the Vancity Theatre. In advance of the VEF event and in the same venue starting at 3pm, Rocket Builders will be annoucing their Ready to Rocket for 2009 list of private technology product companies that have great potential for revenue growth.
Wednesday, January 28th: Life Sciences BC is hosting an Industry Roundtable on Angel Investments for Life Sciences Start-ups at Farris, Vaughn, Willis & Murphy LLP starting at 8:30am.
Thursday, January 29th: The 12th Annual Canadian Financing Forum at the Hyatt Regency will see over 30 companies presenting to over 60 venture capital investors. Past presenters have raised over $1,080 Million and 47% of the Presenting Companies attending the Canadian Financing Forum have successfully raised funds over the last 7 years (2001-2008).
Be sure to sign up for the events you're interested now as these are likely to all fill up.