Our week with Brad Feld

Centre for Business Growth, University of South Australia


  1. 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.
  2. VC Half Day Workshop

  3. Monday 1st August - A Half day intensive workshop with Brad for prominent VC's around Australia
  4. How I Started in Startup

  5. Tuesday 2nd August - A session for students and the business community to hear Brad's experiences and how he got started in startups!
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  7. Angels in Australia - Early Stage Investor Workshop

  8. Tuesday 2nd August - A workshop for VCs and Angel Investors hosted with Innovation Bay.
  9. Growth Masterclass

  10. 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.