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Ryerson (CEIE): Pitching to Investors on March 28 and April 4, 2017
Tue, Mar 28, 2017, 6:30 PM
(2 sessions, 4 hours each)
Entrepreneur's Toolkit Workshops are experiential, hands-on workshops facilitated by experienced entrepreneurs. The workshops offer ventures tools, mentoring and peer feedback to solve specific problems and develop essential business components.
In each four-hour session you will generate a deliverable that you will use frequently in the business development process.
Session 1 – What do investors & stakeholders want to know? // March 28, 2017 from 6:30pm to 10:00pm
In this session, participants will focus on gathering and structuring the information required to effectively engage with investors. Using the essentials of effective communication, you will craft a compelling narrative that will help your venture to stand out in front of investors and other stakeholders.
Deliverable: A summary of the 10 key components that form your investment story.
Session 2 – Creating your pitch // April 4, 2017 from 6:30pm to 10:00pm
This session will focus on creating a powerful narrative and pitch by applying the principles of storytelling. You will be given the opportunity to practice your pitch during the session and obtain feedback that will help you to turn your investment story into a compelling presentation.
Deliverable: A 10-slide pitch deck summarizing your key information.
Cost of Workshops
There are two different ticket types:
1. Ryerson Client or Member
Register with this ticket if you are a client of a regional innovation centre (Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs). When prompted on the registration page, please list the regional centre (ex. MaRS Discovery District) or campus-linked accelerator (ex. Ryerson) of which you are a member and your current advisor’s name. You must complete a post-workshop survey within four days of the last day of a workshop series. You will receive an email with the survey link and details.
2. Public Attendance Fee $100.00
Purchase this ticket if you are not currently a member of a regional innovation centre or campus-linked accelerator. All sales are final.
**If you are unable to attend a workshop session, please let us know four business days in advance. We regret that failure to do so may result in the loss of your deposit.
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