COVID-19 has shaken the global economic market. A few weeks ago, VC firm Sequoia Capital sent a letter to their founders warning that the coronavirus was a black swan event and startups should brace themselves for turbulence. In this episode of Elevate Live, three top-tier venture capitalists will discuss the effects COVID-19 has has had on their portfolio and investment strategy, how startups can weather the storm and anticipated shifts in the funding environment. Our panel of experts will share their advice for startup founders, the guiding principles all companies must follow no matter if it’s a bull or bear market, and where they think the next hot opportunity will be.
Ann Miura-Ko, Byron Deeter, and Salim Teja: Raising Venture Capital
May 27 | On the Elevate Main Stage
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Elevate Main Stage: Live features global tech titans, thought leaders and entrepreneurs sitting at the intersection of technology, innovation and sustainability. Season 1 includes 12 episodes that offer keen and current insights into the most pressing issues facing technology and business.