Join us online at COVERGENCE OCT 22-23

The University Tech/Startup Gap Fund and Accelerator Summit

  • 20 in-depth gap fund/accelerator program reviews
  • Breakout and group discussions on common challenges
  • Corporate and Investor partnering panels
  • Networking web-site and associated materials

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Summary

Event Held 1/17/18

Recap of 90-minute Community of Action Discussion on Gap Fund and Accelerator Program Process Tactics and Approaches:

  • Communicating program to internal and external stakeholders
  • Intake process to receive and consider proposals for funding
  • Evaluation and decision-making scorecards, advisory boards, mentors, external evaluators, etc.
  • Oversight of funded projects/investments, and reporting
  • COA Member online toolkit review

 

Experts

  • Tim Joyce, Notre Dame IDEA Center
  • David Gulley, Puerto Rico STR Trust
  • Cheryl Turnbull, Zach Ellis, and Kate Schulhaus, Ohio State University
  • Taylor Bench, University of Utah TVC

 

 

Additional Materials