Medventions Speaker Sessions - Capital Raising with Dr. Michael Robinson
Capital Raising for Early-Stage Ventures
Join us to learn about the implications of key sources of growth capital as you begin to commercialize your next great health care innovation.
Key Session Objectives:
- Learn about entrepreneurial motivation and financing implications
- Learn about key sources of growth capital
- Learn about corporate governance issues and form of investments
- Connect with other Calgary health care innovators
3:00 - Check-in and Registration
3:10 - Welcome and Introductions
3:15 - Capital Raising Seminar
Dr. Michael Robinson is a University of Calgary Professor and Chen Fong Fellow in Entrepreneurial Finance at the Haskayne School of Business. He was the first site lead for the CDL-Rockies program and continues as the course instructor for that program.
In this workshop, he will share his extensive experience as a venture capitalist, an angel investor, and an academic expert on financing issues facing early-stage ventures with a particular emphasis on health care innovations.
Who Should Attend
This workshop is designed for University of Calgary faculty, students and staff who are interested in learning more about innovation in healthcare and how to get their ideas to market.