Brad Feld, one of the world’s most prominent venture capital (VC) investors, visited Adelaide between 31 July and 5 August, 2016. Brad participated in a series of events for venture capitalists, angel investors,institutional investors, growth entrepreneurs, and others trying to develop the entrepreneurial eco-system in South Australia. Brad is a managing director of Foundry Group, a venture capital firm with over US$1.5 billion under management that was established in 2007. The firm specialises in seed, early-stage, and growth investments in technology companies. In addition to Foundry Group, Brad has been an angel investor for many years, co-founded Techstars, the internationally renowned startup accelerator program, and has been actively involved in helping communities and states create entrepreneurial ecosystems.
Monday 1st August - A Half day intensive workshop with Brad for prominent VC's around Australia
Tuesday 2nd August - A session for students and the business community to hear Brad's experiences and how he got started in startups!
Angels in Australia - Early Stage Investor Workshop
Tuesday 2nd August - A workshop for VCs and Angel Investors hosted with Innovation Bay.
Wednesday 3rd August - Growth Masterclass with Brad Feld, Dr Jana Matthews, Terry Gold and Jenny Morel on "Using Capital to Supercharge Growth' with CEOs/MDs of high growth companies.