Tag: VC Unlocked

March 11, 2019
VC Unlocked at Stanford University
March 11, 2019

Announcing a new admissions process for VC Unlocked at Stanford University

In 2015, I wrote a LinkedIn post about “Investing in Women” and a new investor training program we were launching at 500 Startups. “The Investor’s Guide to Silicon Valley Investing” (IGSVI) was just a pilot program but it immediately resonated ...
November 22, 2017
VC Unlocked
November 22, 2017

What I Learned at VC Unlocked: Deal Camp

VC Unlocked: Deal Camp at Berkeley, our four-day executive education program on early stage investing, takes place from February 26 - March 1, 2018. Apply today. Guest Post: Regina Leung is Vice-President of Healthcare at Bay Angels and owns he...
October 23, 2017
Deal Camp Berkeley
October 23, 2017

Venture Capital Unlocked: Deal Camp is Back!

We're back in Berkeley! Today marks the start of our 3rd successive Venture Capital Unlocked: Deal Camp, our one-week crash course on the ins and out of early stage investing. We’re hosting another impressive, diverse group of 25 angels ...
September 19, 2017
VC Unlocked: Stanford
September 19, 2017

Venture Capital na teoria e prática [Portuguese]

[Editor's Note] This is a guest post from Gabriela de Salles van der Linden, a participant in our recent Venture Capital Unlocked program at Stanford CPD. Gabriela has 10 years of work experience in the Brazilian venture capital industry, most rec...
August 28, 2017
Bedy Yang Presenting
August 28, 2017

How 500 Startups picks investments

How do you evaluate a potential startup investment? This is inevitably one of the first questions I’m asked when talking to aspiring VCs at industry events and programs like VC Unlocked, and rightfully so. Ask around and you’ll hear about th...
August 14, 2017
VC Unlocked 2017
August 14, 2017

Looking back at VC Unlocked 2017

After two weeks of intense coursework, six guest lectures, 32 investment thesis presentations, and a mind-boggling amount of coffee, another successful VC Unlocked Program with the Stanford Center for Professional Development is officially a wrap....
July 25, 2017
July 25, 2017

Kicking off VC Unlocked, and a New Website!

Big news! It’s the first week of VC Unlocked! We’re welcoming an awesome new group to the Stanford campus this week. They’ve traveled from as far as Lagos and Melbourne to be with us here in Silicon Valley and we couldn’t be more thrilled. ...