A two-day seminar at Station F for investors and corporate
leaders who want to learn how to innovate like a top VC firm
500 Startups is bringing a new VC Unlocked seminar to Station F, the world's largest startup campus, May 13-14, 2019. We'll explore how larger enterprises can work with startups and build world-class corporate innovation programs.
Meet the instructors
This corporate venture seminar is led by 500 Startups' leadership and guest
speakers from INSEAD, the top-rated business school in the world.
Learn how to innovate like 500
Since 2010, 500 Startups has invested in 2,000+ startups in 60+ countries, and also works with corporate venturing teams on strategic programs, scouting, and specialized services. Learn the playbook at VC Unlocked.
- Foundations of Venture Capital
- Investment thesis strategy & generating deal flow to build your portfolio
- Opportunity assessment
- Startup pitches & investment committee simulations
- Cultivating an innovation mindset at corporate: how to think like a Silicon Valley VC
- How to create value for the parent company
- Corporate venture capital: fostering innovation at corporates
- Fast cycle innovation in a corporate setting
- Corporate accelerator programs as a launch pad for digital transformation
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What to expect
Who Should Apply
CVCs, corporate innovation officers, and executives who want to deepen their understanding of early stage seed investing and learn how to work with startups.
Location & Dates
The two-day seminar of lectures and action-based exercises will take place May 13-14, 2019 at Station F in Paris.
The full program fee is €2,499. The price covers tuition, all course materials, and discounted admission to the VivaTech conference. Travel and accommodations are not included.
We have a very limited number of seats for this program. We accept qualified candidates on a rolling basis and encourage you to apply early.
Hear from other VC Unlocked participants
[VC Unlocked] changed the way we work with entrepreneurs and fellow investors. Not only did I walk away with practical insights into the venture world, but I was also able to apply that knowledge in real-time on our team's investment thesis
[Deal Camp] was a fantastic program in every respect. The materials were on point, the speakers engaging, and the people in the class were amazing...Can't recommend more highly.
VC Unlocked not only provided me with a platform to gain constructive feedback from the brightest early stage VCs but also changed my perspective on the role of big corporations in the startup investment landscape globally