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Specialised courses, Online courses

Fund Structuring

Online training
23 - 24 Sep 2021

A detailed overview of the factors influencing the selection of specific private equity and venture capital fund structures.

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Add to calendar 2021-09-23 09:00 2021-09-24 17:00 Europe/Brussels Fund Structuring A detailed overview of the factors influencing the selection of specific private equity and venture capital fund structures.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

Negotiations

Online training
6 - 8 Oct 2021

Introduction to key negotiation tactics: how to use them and how to respond to them effectively, both in face-to-face and online settings. The emphasis of the course on negotiation practice.

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Add to calendar 2021-10-06 09:00 2021-10-08 16:30 Europe/Brussels Negotiations Introduction to key negotiation tactics: how to use them and how to respond to them effectively, both in face-to-face and online settings. The emphasis of the course on negotiation practice.
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Venture Capital Forum 2021

- Virtual
12 - 13 Oct 2021
Add to calendar 2021-10-12 09:00 2021-10-13 20:00 Europe/Brussels Venture Capital Forum 2021 Virtual Stay informed on updates regarding the upcoming Venture Capital Forum in 2021.

Stay informed on updates regarding the upcoming Venture Capital Forum in 2021.

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Foundation courses, Online courses

Foundation in Finance & Administration

Online training
19 - 22 Oct 2021

Introduces key topics of fund administration to back office personnel, including fund accounting, fund structuring, valuations, regulations, reporting and performance.

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Add to calendar 2021-10-19 09:00 2021-10-22 14:00 Europe/Brussels Foundation in Finance & Administration Introduces key topics of fund administration to back office personnel, including fund accounting, fund structuring, valuations, regulations, reporting and performance.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

Integrating Responsible Investment

Online training
4 - 5 Nov 2021

A two-day course and discussion platform for the integration of responsible investment and ESG best practice into private equity operations.

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Add to calendar 2021-11-04 10:30 2021-11-05 14:00 Europe/Brussels Integrating Responsible Investment A two-day course and discussion platform for the integration of responsible investment and ESG best practice into private equity operations.
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Foundation courses, Online courses

Foundation for VC Investment Professionals

Online training
16 - 18 Nov 2021

Introduces best practice for venture capital industry experts, covering the entire investment cycle, including fund structuring & marketing, deal structuring and valuations & exits.

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Add to calendar 2021-11-16 09:00 2021-11-18 14:00 Europe/Brussels Foundation for Venture Capital Investment Professionals Introduces best practice for venture capital industry experts, covering the entire investment cycle, including fund structuring & marketing, deal structuring and valuations & exits.
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Foundation courses, Online courses

Foundation for Support Staff

Online training
25 - 26 Nov 2021

Covers key industry definitions and details the private equity investment cycle through a combination of lectures and practical examples.

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Add to calendar 2021-11-25 13:00 2021-11-26 12:00 Europe/Brussels Foundation for Support Staff Covers key industry definitions and details the private equity investment cycle through a combination of lectures and practical examples.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

IPEV Valuation Guidelines

Online Training
24 - 26 Jan 2022

Discussion of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines, focusing on valuation case studies in both venture and buyout, followed by a discussion on Invest Europe’s Investor Reporting Guidelines.

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Add to calendar 2022-01-24 16:00 2022-01-26 11:30 Europe/Brussels IPEV Valuation Guidelines Discussion of the IPEV Valuation Guidelines, focusing on valuation case studies in both venture and buyout, followed by a discussion on Invest Europe’s Investor Reporting Guidelines.
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Investors' Forum 2022 - Geneva

- Virtual
23 - 24 Mar 2022
Add to calendar 2022-03-23 09:00 2022-03-24 20:00 Europe/Brussels Investors' Forum The Investors’ Forum is the annual flagship event of Invest Europe. The forum brings together leading LPs and GPs for an exceptional conference that is recognised throughout the private equity industry for the quality of its content and the calibre of its delegates.

The Investors’ Forum is the annual flagship event of Invest Europe. The forum brings together leading LPs and GPs for an exceptional conference that is recognised throughout the private equity industry for the quality of its content and the calibre of its delegates.

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Specialised courses, Online courses

Financial Modelling

Online training
30 Mar - 1 Apr 2022

How to build robust forecasting models and apply them to forecasts for reporting, including income statements, balance sheets and cash flow statements.

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Add to calendar 2022-03-30 09:00 2022-04-01 11:00 Europe/Brussels Financial Modelling How to build robust forecasting models and apply them to forecasts for reporting, including income statements, balance sheets and cash flow statements.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

Regulatory & Legal Issues

Online training
26 - 29 Apr 2022

A discussion of the regulatory and legal framework for the private equity industry, focusing on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive and the Invest Europe Handbook of Professional Standards.

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Add to calendar 2022-04-26 16:00 2022-04-29 13:00 Europe/Brussels Regulatory & Legal Issues A discussion of the regulatory and legal framework for the private equity industry, focusing on the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive and the Invest Europe Handbook of Professional Standards.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

Building & Managing Boards

Online training
5 - 6 May 2022

A discussion of best practice for building and managing boards of directors at portfolio companies, including an overview of the board’s legal responsibilities.

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Add to calendar 2022-05-05 09:00 2022-05-06 16:00 Europe/Brussels Building & Managing Boards A discussion of best practice for building and managing boards of directors at portfolio companies, including an overview of the board’s legal responsibilities.
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Specialised courses, Online courses

Fundraising & Investor Relations

Online training
30 May - 1 Jun 2022

A discussion of investor relations and fundraising best practice, including an update on fundraising regulation.

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Add to calendar 2022-05-30 16:00 2022-06-01 16:00 Europe/Brussels Fundraising & Investor Relations A discussion of investor relations and fundraising best practice, including an update on fundraising regulation.
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Patricia Delaney

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Elena Vasileva

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Geoffrey Brennet

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Anne Castre

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Tiffany Strom

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