VC Lab Cohort 4

Are you ready to join the world's premier startup launch program?

Overview

Jul 18
Aug 5 - Dec 2
Founder Institute
Global
Sector agnostic

VC Lab is a virtual program that helps new managers to launch accelerators, pre-seed, seed or Series A venture capital firms globally. The goal is to help you complete your first closing in one year or less by providing a supportive global community, tactical advice from experienced fund managers, and structured fund-building sprints.


Program Schedule

VC Lab Cohort 4

At the Founder Institute, you won’t “learn” how to build a business. Rather, you will build your business alongside top startup experts using a proven, structured process that has helped some of the world’s fastest growing companies raise over $975M.

Our core program includes a series of challenging growth sprints, in addition to Weekly Feedback Sessions where you will receive constant feedback on your progress from experienced Mentors and Investors.

The Final Application Deadline for the VC Lab Cohort 4 program is July 18, 2021.

See the schedule for the VC Lab Cohort 4 program below:

Thesis Development:
Meet the cohort & draft your thesis
Date: Aug 05, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Venture Team:
Optimize your investment teamDate: Aug 12, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Deal Warehouse:
Identify future portfolio companies
Date: Aug 19, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)Thesis Review:
Validate your Thesis
Date: Aug 26, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Positioning:
Date: Sep 09, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Presentation:
Optimize your pitch deck for LPs
Date: Sep 16, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Initial Pitch Meetings:
Start pitching LPs for feedback
Date: Sep 23, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Presentation Review:
Optimize your fundraising materials
Date: Sep 30, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Economics:
Refine your fund’s economic model
Date: Oct 07, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Overview & Deal Room:
Get ready for LP diligence
Date: Oct 14, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Pitch Meetings & Funnel:
Accelerate your pitch meetings
Date: Oct 21, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Pipeline Review:
LP diligence review and feedback
Date: Oct 28, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Partnerships:
Collaborate with VCs to win deals
Date: Nov 04, 2021
Starts at: 12:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Closing Strategy:
Optimize your fund’s closing strategy
Date: Nov 11, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Fund Formation:
Begin incorporating your fund
Date: Nov 18, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)

Graduation & Publicity:
Plan and prepare your LP demo day
Date: Dec 02, 2021
Starts at: 01:00 am (Europe/Lisbon)


Post Program Resources:

The 4 month Core-Program is just the beginning. We have developed extensive support programs and resources for our Alumni that far exceed any other comparable startup program.

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