Innovation through Participation: Corporate Venture Capital

Category: Alumni Events

Today, business models are being disrupted by numerous start-ups. New technologies enter markets faster and faster, putting pressure on large corporates. By working together with startups, corporates can fuel innovation. This is the reason Corporate Venture Capital has seen a boom in recent years.
The Vlerick Finance Alumni club is proud to invite you to its event “Innovation through Participation: Corporate Venture Capital” which will introduce you to the world of Corporate Venture Capital (CVC). Why can CVC be valuable for my firm? What is the current CVC landscape? When is my firm ready for CVC? CVC paths for start-ups? Keys to successful start-up-corporate collaboration.

This interactive presentation session allows professionals to join the discussion and learn the latest international industry insights offered by the following industry experts:

Mr. Sander Vonk - General Partner at Volta Ventures 
   Mr. Sander van der Blonk - Partner at VentureSyncr & Heywood & Sons
   Mr. Jean Francois Dohogne - Director M&A at Bpost
   Mr. Toon Vanparys - CEO at Sentiance

19h00: Doors
19h30: Welcome and introduction
19h40: Presentations and interactive debate
21h00: Networking reception

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This event is made possible by our partners:

 Corporate Partners Vlerick Alumni