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Fall M&A Bootcamp: The Ultimate Guide to Mergers & Acquisitions

October 13 @ 09:00 - 13:00 CDT

Join us for an M&A Bootcamp featuring experts and founders from KPMG, Wilson Sonsini, and Woodruff Sawyer.

Interested in understanding current best practices in being acquired or acquiring startups in 2021?

The Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center and our partners will present an update on the current M&A environment, discuss best practices to position yourself for future M&A opportunities, and explore winning strategies for successful transitions. We are pleased to share insights from our expert partners at KPMG, Wilson Sonsini, and Woodruff Sawyer, who have been spearheading recent negotiations and deals in the current climate.


This M&A Bootcamp is intended for executives who are involved in devising and/or executing acquisitions, from CEOs, CFOs, COOs, CTOs, and vice presidents of business development to leaders and teams responsible for identifying and managing successful M&A transactions.

Space is limited; please RSVP to ensure your spot!

The same Zoom webinar link will be used across all the sessions.


9:00AM – 10:30AM – Overview of the M&A Market

10:30AM-10:40AM – BREAK

10:40AM-11:40AM – M&A for Growth Panel: Strategy for Early-to-Mid Stage Founders

11:40AM-11:50AM – BREAK

11:50AM-1:00PM – Growth Through Acquisition: Buy Side Overview and Insights Panel

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