Events and Podcasts
We regularly hold livestream discussions with panels of experts, designed to help startup founders to raise capital, launch, and thrive. They are published in our YouTube channel and on Bret’s podcast series. Join our mailing list in order to be notified of upcoming 4thly events.
Legal Issues for Startups
In a special partnership with Foley & Lardner, a large global law firm, we are doing a series of free livestream panel discussions on legal considerations for startup ventures. We will cover the topics that every startup founder needs to understand. Read more and register.
Optimizing Founder Equity
Company founders need to sell equity in order to raise capital, while still preserving as much as they can for themselves and their team. Each round of financing causes more dilution (and potentially less control of the company). How do company founders manage this process in an optimized way? View video.
Technology for Traumatic Stress Recovery.
Technology is being used in exciting new ways to help with mental health. Join this special discussion with a panel of experts on how people recovering from traumatic stress can use new technology to help. View video.
We all know that historically very little venture capital has gone to founders who are women and/or people of color. We’ve seen the numbers and read the stories. But what’s it really like in 2022, and how do underrepresented startup founders today break through, raise money, and thrive? View video of past event.
High Resolution Seed Financing for Startups.
The money is flowing freely, as last year saw a record volume of seed-stage startup financings. So how do startup founders optimize their fundraising efforts for 2022? This panel discussion incudes investors, attorneys, and startup founders. View video of past event.
Demo Day for Spring 2022
From over 100 applications received, we choose nine exciting new startup ventures for the spring cohort in the 4thly Startup Accelerator. Join our Demo Day as each gives their 3-minute pitch to an audience of venture capital investors and other invited guests. View video.
As the story of Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes demonstrated, due diligence can be a tricky thing. Investors need to have full visibility into a company’s technology and operations before making an investment decision and founders need to be careful about all their representations. But when a deal is being done at “Silicon Valley speed” how do the parties navigate this in an efficient way? Our panel of experienced founders and investors will discuss. View video of past event.
All over Latin America today, entrepreneurs are thriving and venture capital is flowing. Everyone wants to be the next Rappi. We had a fascinating discussion with a panel of experts from across the region. View video of past event.
This may be the decade of the solopreneur. More individuals than ever are starting and running their own ventures. In this panel discussion, four very successful solo founders give their thoughts on how solopreneurs can thrive, raise capital, and succeed. View video of past event.