ROADMAP Day 2: Biz Models, Exec. Team & Pitching Your Co.



  • Get the most critical information you need to build an early stage technology company with our best speakers and a panel of VCs. This second full-day crash course covers three of the six Roadmap courses. Come to one, two or all three!

    Register now for this event

    The SDForum Roadmap Series is designed for the entrepreneur to get the most critical information they need to create an early stage technology company. This series was built upon the feedback of professionals such as venture capitalists, marketing and operations experts that identified the most crucial areas that effect emerging growth companies. Think of it as a crash course MBA on how to be a successful technology entrepreneur.

    This second full day covers three topics. Come to one, two, or all three!

    Event Logistics


    8:30-9:00 Registration/Networking/Continental breakfast
    9:00-11:00 Business Models & Funding Strategies
    Henry Wong, Director, Artemis Ventures
    11:00-11:30 Break
    11:30-1:30 Creating the Optimal Executive Team
    J. Peter Bardwick, Consultant, previous investment banker & entrepreneur 
    1:30-2:00 Lunch
    2:00-4:00 Pitching Your Co.: Raise Capital & Build a Business Today
    Jim Robbins, Principal, Panasonic Ventures
    Chuck Erickson, Managing Director, Software Business Cluster
    4:00-4:15 Break
    4:15-5:15 Panel of VCs
    Peter Dumanian, General Partner, Red Rock Ventures
    Michael Gridley, Associate, BV Capital
    Angelos Kottas, Analyst, Woodside Fund




    111 West Saint John, Suite 200

    San Jose, CA



    Cost for all three (Continental Breakfast and Lunch Included)

    $75 SDForum Members, $150 Non-Members

    Each individual topic (Panel of VCs included with each seminar) $30 SDForum Members, $60 Non-Members

    To register by phone of use a coupon, call (408) 494-8378.

    To register online, visit the link below.