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How to pitch: focus on the Who or the What?

 如何推介:着重展示自己还是展示项目? This is a guest post provided by Prof. Orly Sade and Dr. Dan Marom of the Jerusalem School of Business Administration at the Hebrew University. Securing seed funding is one of the biggest challenges for any entrepreneur. When pitching the initiative to investors, there are various methods the entrepreneur can call upon in order to convince the investor to …

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Releasing the potential of a Capital Markets Union in Europe

 释放在欧洲建立资本市场联盟的潜力 This is a guest post by Dörte Höppner, Chief Executive of the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA)  The drive towards a Capital Markets Union got well and truly under way with today’s publication of the European Commission’s Green Paper, which identifies private equity and venture capital as playing a key role in the Europe’s economy. The …

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Coller Institute of Venture welcomes Hiro Mizuno as Senior International Affiliate

科勒风险投资研究院欢迎水野弘(Hiro Mizuno)成为研究院高级国际会员 We are delighted to announce that Hiro Mizuno has joined the team at Coller Institute of Venture as Senior International Affiliate. Presently, Hiro Mizuno is an Executive Managing Director and CIO of Government Pension Investment Fund, Japan. Prior to that, he was a partner at Coller Capital. For more details see his bio.        

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Women VCs and CEOs: few and far between

職場中女性成為風投家及總裁並不常見 Given the wealth of research indicating the importance of diversity in top management, the latest Diana report titled “Women Entrepreneurs 2014: Bridging the Gender Gap in Venture Capital”  recommends institutional investors to demand that VCs include women partners and invest in more businesses with women on the team. You don’t need research and a report to know that women …

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Come and discuss the challenges of deep innovation at BrainTech, March 11-12, 2015

誠邀出席2015年3月11日至12日舉行的BrainTech, 共同探討深度革新的挑戰 BrainTech 2015 is the premier international conference convening stakeholders in brain technology   Coller Institute of Venture is delighted to be a sponsor of BrainTech 2015, the flagship event of Israel Brain Technologies (IBT) The brainchild of Israel’s former President Shimon Peres, IBT is dedicated to bringing doctors, innovators, researchers, entrepreneurs and investors in the BrainTech arena together, so that patients get …

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