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Intro to Fundraising & Ask Me Anything: Biotech Edition

May 13 @ 14:00 - 15:00 CDT

Join us VIRTUALLY this month to hear an overview from venture capitalists about fundraising for your biotech company!

Are you an entrepreneur starting a new Biotech company? Recently moved your company to Texas? Wondering how to fundraise…

⚗️ Hear an overview from experienced Entrepreneurs, Venture Capitalists, and Angel Investors!

🔬 Learn about fundraising in the biotech space!

🙋🏽‍♀️ Ask any questions on funding and related topics!

Once a month, Capital Factory brings experienced individuals for a sit-down on all things fundraising. Join us VIRTUALLY to hear an overview from experienced entrepreneurs, venture capitalists, and angel investors at our next Intro to Fundraising & Ask Me Anything! Get a chance to introduce yourself and ask any questions on funding and other related topics.

Speakers:

👩🏻‍🔬 Dr. Brittany Barreto

Dr. Brittany Barreto is a geneticist who launched the first nationwide DNA-based dating app (Pheramor). The company ultimately closed but she sure did learn a lot! Next, Dr. Barreto was Senior Venture Associate at Capital Factory, the most active venture fund in Texas. She was tasked with opening their Houston branch and had a blast doing it. In 2019 she discovered an industry called FemTech and she learned about the grave inequalities in women’s health. In March 2020, during the covid-19 lockdown, she started a FemTech podcast and gained international traction overnight. Now Dr. Barreto talk about vulvas full time via her 501c3 non-profit, FemTech Focus! She is also launching a US-based seed-stage venture fund called Coyote Ventures to invest in stellar FemTech startups!

👩🏻‍🔬Dr. Adrianne Stone

Dr. Adrianne Stone joined Capital Factory in August of 2020. Prior to this, she led a Product team at 23andMe that developed the My Health Action Plan feature which combined users genotypic and phenotypic data to form a personalized preventive health plan. She completed her doctorate in Translational Biology and Molecular Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine where she worked on gene therapy for the treatment of osteoarthritis.

You’ll get answers to questions like…

🤝How do I meet my first investors?

🤩 What do investors look for?

🎤 How do I pitch to investors virtually?

💡 Should I join an accelerator?

📈 What market trends are defense innovation investors interested in 2021?

🌆 How is COVID changing the landscape of the VC industry?

You will find out about…

🤠 Why Texas

🏭 Capital Factory

🖼️ Texas Startup Scene

💰 Investing

📈 Startup trends

💡 Incubators & Accelerators

☕ Early Stage Startup Mentorship

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Date:
May 13
Time:
14:00 - 15:00 CDT
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Capital Factory
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