Money Matters - Insider Tips on Raising Money

May 2 2017

You have a vision. You have great data. You have a pitch. Now, how do you get money and from the right investor? Join a conversation about the inside baseball of raising your first and second rounds of venture capital.

Julie Papanek, a Partner at Canaan Partners, will talk about the subtle tips and tricks of raising money from early stage life science venture capital funds.

Topics will include:

  • Preparing to raise funds
  • Pre-qualifying a fund
  • Securing an introduction
  • Questions you should ask
  • Maintaining momentum

Don't miss this unique insider's look at raising life science capital. Gain the knowledge to improve your odds for funding success. Bring your questions to this interactive session!

Julie Papanek | Partner, Canaan Partners read bio»


10:30 AM | Registration and Networking
11:00 AM | Presentation
11:30 AM | Q&A
12:00 PM | Networking Lunch
1:00 PM | Program Close

$25 | General Public
$15 | Academic
$45 | At the door

329 Oyster Point Blvd - 3rd Floor
South San Francisco, California
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Speaker Biography:

Julie Papanek is a Partner at Canaan Partners where she concentrates on biopharmaceutical, digital health and consumer medical device investments. Julie currently sits on the board of Protagonist Therapeutics (PTGX) and has also worked closely with and observed on the boards of CytomX, Labrys Biologics, Dermira, ALDEA Pharmaceuticals, Chrono Therapeutics, and Glooko. Prior to Canaan, Julie worked at Genentech in a variety of positions spanning marketing, development, and business development.

Julie earned her MBA from Stanford¹s Graduate School of Business, MPhil from Cambridge in BioScience Enterprise and B.S. from Yale in Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry.