VC University Online Course - Syllabus

Lectures and Discussions

  • Startup Formation and Operations
  • Startup HR, Personnel, and IP
  • Startup IP Strategy
  • Issuing Founders Equity
  • Venture Finance 101
  • Venture Deal Terms and Processes
  • Cap Table Lab
  • Venture Capital Regulation

Secrets and Lessons from leaders in Venture Capital

  • VC Basics
    with Scott Kupor, Managing Partner, Andreessen Horowitz
  • Startup Diligence
    with Kate Mitchell, Co-founder and Partner, Scale Venture Partners
  • Seed/Convertible Financings
    with Jeff Clavier, Founder and Managing Partner, Uncork Capital
  • Priced Round Financings I
    with Glenn Rieger, General Partner, NewSpring Capital
  • Priced Round Financings II
    with Patricia Nakache, General Partner, Trinity Ventures
  • When to Raise a Fund I
    with Will Price, Founder and General Partner, Next Frontier Capital
  • When to Raise a Fund II
    with Charles Hudson, Founder and Managing Partner, Precursor Ventures
  • Developing and Deploying an Investment Thesis
    with Joseph Floyd, General Partner, Emergence Capital
  • Deal Source Strategy
    with Amit Kumar, Investor, Accel Partners and Maha Ibrahim, General Partner, Canaan
  • Investor Governance
    with Josh Green, General Partner, Mohr Davidow Ventures
  • Corporate Venture Capital
    with John Somorjai, Executive VP of Corporate Development and Salesforce Ventures, Salesforce
  • Venture Capital Regulation
    with Bobby Franklin, President and CEO, NVCA; Charlotte Savercool, Director of Government Affairs, NVCA; Jeff Farrah, General Counsel, NVCA; and Justin Field, Senior Vice President of Government Affairs, NVCA.