Five reasons to attend TC Early Stage online

TechCrunch Early Stage is coming back in a big way in 2021

What’s subsequent? That’s the query we ask ourselves right here at TechCrunch day-after-day for the previous 15 years. The reply, most of the time, comes from the earliest stage founders. That’s why final 12 months, we launched a brand new occasion referred to as TechCrunch Early Stage.

TC Early Stage is all about offering founders entry to the highest specialists throughout all of the core competencies concerned in entrepreneurialism, from fundraising to advertising and marketing to operations. It shortly turned probably the most beloved choices from TechCrunch, so it ought to come as no shock that we’re doubling down in 2021.

Next 12 months, we’ll host two TC Early Stage occasions (just about) one on April 1 & 2 and one on July  8 & 9 with completely different views and content material at every.

Here’s the way it works:

Experts in fundraising, advertising and marketing and operations will give displays to the viewers with loads of time for dwell Q&A. These workshops will span your complete startup expertise, with audio system that embrace early-stage traders (plenty of traders), authorized whizzes, progress gurus, product-market match wallahs, tech stack specialists, recruiting aces and rather more, together with workshops on pitch breakdowns.

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TechCrunch’s objective is to offer founders with insights and new relationships on par with what an accelerator expertise offers, solely in a single day, and with a a lot larger number of specialists and traders.

TC Early Stage is designed for founders who’re of their early innings, anyplace from pre-seed by means of Series A, when entrepreneurs want all of the steerage they’ll get. With that in thoughts, the occasion’s coronary heart is dozens of breakout periods run by specialists and curated by TechCrunch editors. The breakouts can be lengthy on attendee questions and dialog, and the occasion is structured in order that attendees can simply get to 6 to eight completely different breakouts over the course of the day.

Last 12 months, we had periods on:

  • “When It Comes To Fundraising, Timing Is Everything” with Jake Saper
  • “Seed Funding Tips and Tricks” with Jeff Clavier
  • “What VCs Want In a Term Sheet” with Lior Zorea
  • “How To Get People Obsessed with Your Brand” with Emily Heyward
  • “How To Sell An Idea When You Don’t Have a Product” with Charles Hudson
  • “How To Get Into Y Combinator” with Dalton Caldwell
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And that’s simply the tip of the iceberg. We’re not within the enterprise of reinventing the wheel and don’t have any plans to repair what ain’t damaged. Expect extra like this from our 2021 Early Stage occasions taking place on April 1 & 2 and July 8 & 9. You can get a single occasion ticket on the Early Bird fee of $199 when you’re an early stage founder and $299 in case you are a later stage founder, investor or simply need to add some extra instruments to your data package. But it can save you extra while you e book the twin two-event ticket – there can be completely different audio system and subjects for every occasion so that you received’t need to miss out on each!

Can’t wait to see you there!

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