NVCA regularly produces webinars at least once per quarter on topics of interest to the venture community and the entrepreneurial ecosystem. Below is a listing of recent webinars. NVCA members may access the webinars via the Member Portal. Non-members can purchase a copy by contacting Allyson Chappell.

Available webinars:

 

Q4 PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor Webinar

Recorded January 19, 2017

In this webinar, NVCA and PitchBook discuss key VC trends from the Q4 PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor and answer questions on the state of the industry for fundraising, investments and exits.

Participants:

  • Maryam Haque, VP Research, NVCA
  • Nizar Tarhuni, Senior Analyst, Pitchbook

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.


Social media best practice for RIA and ERA firms and their portfolio companies

Recorded January 13, 2017

In this webinar, Morrison & Foerster highlight emerging best practices for reducing U.S. legal risks in connection with use of social media marketing. We describe legal limitations and provide some practical compliance suggestions for how to comply with emerging SEC guidance and develop effective social media policies.

Participants:

  • Jay Baris, Partner, Morrison Foerster
  • Christine Lyon, Partner, Morrison Foerster
  • Eric Requenez, Of Counsel, Morrison Foerster

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.


NVCA Post-Election Analysis

Recorded November 30, 2016

This 45-minute webinar discusses the recent presidential election and its impact on the entrepreneurial ecosystem.  The NVCA policy team recaps the election results, discusses major issues for the 115th Congress and the new Trump Administration, and analyzes policies affecting venture capital and startups.

Participants:

  • Justin Field, Vice President of Government Affairs, NVCA
  • Jeff Farrah, Vice President of Government Affairs,  NVCA
  • Charlotte Savercool, Director of Government Affairs, NVCA

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.


Q3 PitchBook-NVCA Venture Monitor Webinar: Analysis & Insights 

Recorded October 21, 2016

In this webinar NVCA and PitchBook discuss key VC trends from the first Q3 Pitchbook-NVCA Venture Monitor and answer questions on the state of the industry for fundraising, investment and exits.

Participants:

  • Maryam Haque VP of Research, NVCA
  • Adley Bowden VP Analysis & Market Development, PitchBook

The webinar can be viewed here: www.anymeeting.com/336-285-158/E954DD89814D3E

To obtain a copy of the PowerPoint Deck, please contact Maryam Haque at research@nvca.org

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Help Your Portfolio Build Business Partnerships with Airports

Recorded July 22, 2016

View this webinar to learn more about the size and buying power of the U.S. airport market, the unique role the Airport Innovation Accelerator (AIA) can play in helping emerging technology companies build business with airports, and AIA’s models for partnering.

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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Annual Review of SEC’s Pay-to-Play Rules

Recorded November 20, 2015

Proskauer, on behalf of NVCA, has developed a model policy to facilitate compliance with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) rules as well as state, local and plan-specific policies on campaign contributions that may be stricter than or otherwise vary from the SEC Rules.  The webinar will provides a 45-minute overview of the SEC pay-to-play rules, the model policy and how NVCA’s VenturePAC provides a compliant approach for supporting NVCA policy priorities.

Participants:

  • Mary Kuusisto, Proskauer
  • Tim Mungovan, Proskauer
  • Mike Suppappola, Proskauer

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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Tax-Efficient Philanthropy: Strategies to Maximize your Charitable Giving

Recorded October 2, 2015

When you give, you want your charitable contributions to make the greatest impact possible—both for you and the charities they support. There are also many advantages associated with the contribution of privately-held business interests, which is an option many should consider as part of their giving strategy. If you have not set up a charitable giving plan, it’s not too late to start. This webinar explores new strategies that can make those contributions go further.

Participants:

  • Erin Wilms, UBS
  • Ryan Boland, Fidelity Charitable®

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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IPO Readiness: Are you ready to take every step of the IPO journey?

Recorded September 18, 2015

Preparing for your IPO is a daunting process that requires lengthy preparation, a solid strategy and an experienced team.  Led by Diversified Insurance Group (TechAssure), EY, Latham & Watkins and Wells Fargo, this webinar examines the critical elements of IPO readiness to be well-positioned when the window of opportunity opens.

Participants:

  • Bill Cernius, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Shayne Kennedy, Latham & Watkins LLP
  • Spence Hoole, Diversified Insurance Group (TechAssure)
  • Mac Ratke, Ernst & Young LLP
  • Beau Bohm, Wells Fargo Securities

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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Immigration for Entrepreneurs: A Guide to New Visa Opportunities for VC Portfolio Companies

Recorded on June 12, 2015

Following President Obama’s executive order on immigration in November 2014, the Department of Homeland Security has been taking action to implement new visas for high-skilled immigrants and their families.  While a lot of details remain to be worked out, a number of changes to the U.S. immigration system promise to create new opportunities for foreign-born entrepreneurs of venture-backed companies.  This webinar explores the ways venture capitalists and foreign-born entrepreneurs can benefit from new immigration policies.

Participants:

  • Ilana Drummond, Jackson & Hertogs LLP
  • Eric Buatois, Benhamou Global Ventures
  • Tom Jawetz, House Subcommittee on Immigration and Border Security
  • Daniel Horne, Jackson & Hertogs LLP

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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What LPs Really Think About the VC Fundraising Environment

Recorded on March 20, 2015

Venture capital fundraising in 2014 hit decade-high records, and more first-time VC funds were formed last year than since the dot-com era. Will the fundraising climate continue to improve, and will the market continue to be dominated by both a select group of mega-funds and a growing number of sub-$50M firms?  This webinar brought together several LPs to share their outlook for the future of the venture capital industry, what venture fund strategies are most attractive to them and the fundamental tenets for a successful fundraising.

Participants:

  • Billy Charlton, Altius Associates
  • Mark Gorman, Cisco
  • Ken Wallace, Industry Ventures

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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Debt and Non-Dilutive Capital Raising Solutions

Recorded on November 7, 2014

The ecosystem for financing and growing today’s startup companies from seed to IPO or acquisition is in a constant state of change. Not only are new equity players getting involved in financing rounds, but several forms of debt financing can be an important part of a fully-equipped tool box. This webinar includes general market observations, a capital markets update and a debt structuring overview.

Participants:

  • Brian Demmert, Armentum Partners
  • Hutch Corbett, Armentum Partners
  • John Markell, Armentum Partners
  • Ryan Drant, New Enterprise Associates (NEA)

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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Pay-to-Play Rules: What you don’t know Can Hurt Your Firm

Recorded on September 3, 2014

On behalf of NVCA, Proskauer developed a model policy to facilitate compliance with the SEC pay-to-play rules as well as state, local and plan-specific policies on campaign contributions that may be stricter than or otherwise vary from the SEC rules. This webinar reviews the model policy document as well as provides an overview of the SEC pay-to-play rules.

Participants:

  • Mary Kuusisto, Proskauer
  • Tim Mungovan, Proskauer
  • Mike Suppappola, Proskauer

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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VC Firms in Transition

Recorded on January 17, 2014

In an era marked by industry contraction and rapid change, venture firms must keep all of their strategic options open. This webinar examines common firm and fund transition issues such as changing leadership, raising smaller funds, or winding down completely – with the goal of helping participants understand the strategic, legal and administrative implications of the choices they may face.

Participants:

  • Robin Painter, Proskauer
  • Greg Walters, Pomona Capital
  • Bryan Costello, Costello & Sons Insurance (CSI)
  • Tim Mungovan, Proskauer
  • Kathy Wanner, Adams Street Partners, L.L.C.

NVCA Members: Accessed via the member resources section of the Member Portal.

Non-Members: To purchase a copy of the webcast, please contact Allyson Chappell.

Thank you to our sponsor:

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