Founder University 2-Day Intensive

Founder.University is a two-day curriculum for founders who have launched their product but haven't raised Series A.

Available to 200 startups

Women Founders: February 14-15, 2022



General Admission: May 9-10, 2022



February 14-15, 2022 Agenda

(frequently updated)

DAY ONE - February 14th

10:00AM-11:00AM: Checklist for Talking to Investors & Breakout Session: Jacqui Deegan & Charlie Cuddy, LAUNCH

11:00AM-12:30PM: Perfecting Your Pitch: Jason Calacanis, LAUNCH & Sara Deshpande, Maven Ventures

12:30PM-1:30PM: Legal Lunch ‘n Learn: Mike Pestana, Wilson Sonsini

1:30PM-2:00PM: Breakout Session

2:00PM-2:30PM: How to Hire Tech Talent: From Sourcing to Onboarding: Ilya Brotzsky, Van Hack

2:30PM-3:00PM: What Investors Look for in Due Diligence & Data Rooms: Caroline Casson, Vitalize VC

3:00PM-3:30PM: Secrets to Customer Success for B2C & B2B: Kristen Wiley, Statusphere

3:30PM-4:00PM: How I Bootstrapped My Productivity App to 700 Paying Customers by #buildinginpublic: Marie Ng, Llama Life

4:00PM-4:30PM: Breakout Session

DAY TWO - February 15th

10:00AM-10:30AM: Breakout Session

10:30AM-11:00AM: Building to $10M in ARR without Taking a Series A: Christina Cacioppo, Vanta

11:00AM-12:00PM: Perfecting Your Pitch: Jason Calacanis & Mike Savino, LAUNCH

12:00PM-12:30PM: How to Optimize Your Conversion Funnels — and How Not to Break Them: Doriane Mouret, Gravitr

12:30PM-1:00PM: Finding Growth through Paid Acquisition: Jen Bryan, Growth University

1:00PM-1:30PM: Breakout Session

1:45PM-2:00PM: How to Build a Great Qualifying Sales Deck: Whitney Sales, Forum VC

2:00PM-3:00PM: 5 Things to Consider When Negotiating a Term Sheet: Becki DeGraw, Wilson Sonsini

3:00PM-3:30PM: Founder Lessons: Morgan Spenla, The Crafter’s Box

3:45PM-4:00PM: TBD

4:00PM-4:30PM: Breakout Session

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