New research reveals that taxing carried interest at ordinary income rates will harm new venture capital (VC) fund formation in emerging technology regions in the United States. The study, by Professors Yael Hochberg and John Barrios (of Rice University and Washington University in St. Louis, respectively), finds that taxing carried interest as ordinary income would […]
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The American Jobs Plan and the Startup Ecosystem
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Strategic Operations & Policy Summit
October 20-21, 2021
Our annual conference for VC firm CFOs, COOs, and senior finance or operations professionals will cover technical topics, leadership development, and industry-related policy content.
Building a Regenerative Future: Startups with Climate Change Solutions
October 26, 2021
NVCA and the National Science Foundation (NSF) are hosting an innovative webinar on how NSF and venture-backed startups are playing an integral role in advancing climate change solutions.
Spotlight on Detroit
November 2, 2021
Join NVCA, in partnership with Gunderson Dettmer, for our eighth city Spotlight, featuring investors discussing the innovation community in Detroit and Ann Arbor.
Best Practices for Building & Implementing a VC Fund Manager Compliance Program
November 4, 2021
NVCA and experts from ACA Group and Northgate Capital will walk through best practices for building and implementing a compliance program at a VC fund manager.
LP Office Hours: Foundations & Endowments
November 16 2021
The 6th LP Office Hours program will focus on foundation and endowment LPs and provide 25 emerging managers from diverse backgrounds an opportunity to learn about the fundraising process, GP-LP relationship management and more from LPs and experienced GPs, in an open, honest, and collaborative environment.
Big Forces in CVC – 3 Part Series
November 18, 2021
December 14, 2021
January 26, 2022
NVCA, in partnership with Sidley, presents “Big Forces in CVC,” a 3-part series examining key themes shaping corporate venture in 2021 and beyond.
Session 2: IP Management in CVC
Session 3: ESG in CVC
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