How to Gain Venture Capital Investments - What You always Wanted to Ask a VC but never Dared to Do

moderator: William Stevens, Europe Unlimited
author: Hannes A. Schwetz, Austria Wirtschaftsservice Gesellschaft
author: John Brimacombe, Sussex Place Ventures Limited
author: Mark Greaves, Vulcan Inc.
author: Klaus Matzka, gcp gamma capital partners
author: Aleš Špetič, Zemanta d.o.o.
author: Suresh Patel, Verdexus
published: Jan. 18, 2010,   recorded: December 2009,   views: 4620

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VCs discuss the actual market and finance situation for start ups and will give practical insides: how to approach VCs! what do they expect from the start ups! how are they evaluating proposals! whats the expected relationship VC/start-up! how do you select the companies you invest in? if you can choose only one selection criteria for your investments, would it be team, business model or technology?how important are the exit channels? Is semantic web an attractive investment target technology and why - what does it mean for entrepreneurs? Can European investors build attractive semantic web technology companies or must European entrepreneurs go to the US?

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Comment1 William Stevens, May 8, 2010 at 12:20 a.m.:

Jesus....I've heard myself for 45 years, but never realised i'm such a fu**ing idiot!!!!
Somebody take that broomstick out of my ass, PLEASE!!!!

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