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【Garage+】6/26 Lee & Li Talk

Garage+ and Lee& Li, Attorneys-at-Law were thrilled to co-host the #LeeandLiTalk on critical issues in startup fundraising and equity structures 🚀. We were honored to have Derrick (Chen-Kang) Yang, Grace, Lihuei Mao (partners at Lee& Li, Attorneys-at-Law), ChunChieh Fang (Founder and CEO of AVA Angels), and Tony Shih (Financial Manager of QT Medical, Inc.) join us. They provided insights from three different perspectives on the challenges and strategies in startup investments. The event saw enthusiastic participation from over 50 entrepreneurs.In the afternoon, startups had the opportunity to engage in one-on-one consultations, receiving tailored advice directly from legal experts based on their specific business needs.

Jun 26, 2024

【Epoch School】6/15 Workshop:創業初期,你該知道的事 (II)

【職涯求生術】Workshop:創業初期,你該知道的事 II最後的衝刺,你做好準備了嗎?Pitch Day 倒數 24 天 ,本次工作坊邀請兩位重量級講師 -- 致賦顧問創辦人詹千慧業師 Jessie、cacaFly 共同創辦人楊志偉學長 Brian (2003 校友),分別分享行銷策略的基本功,以及與投資人溝通談判的注意重點,讓 YEFer 們全面思考草創期需要掌握的細節!𝐁𝐫𝐚𝐧𝐝 𝐁𝐮𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐢𝐧𝐠 & 𝐂𝐮𝐬𝐭𝐨𝐦𝐞𝐫 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭「行銷是創造、溝通與傳遞價值給客戶,並經營客戶關係使組織與利害關係人受益的功能。」運用「高樓層思考 Skyscraper Thinking」推演,先拆解問題,並逐步將問題的層次推高,站上高樓就能看到更廣闊的視野,幫助找到目標方向及設立不同階段的里程碑。接著以行銷三要素概念 Essential Marketing Elements:Who、What、How,從利害關係人的角度思考,真正的產品購買人是誰? 產品能帶來哪些價值? 如何與利害關係人和顧客溝通? 換位思考以確保產品能夠精準命中市場需求。最後,再使用洞見檢測表確認自己的核心競爭力是否能讓問題解決並達成目標。𝐇𝐨𝐰 𝐭𝐨 𝐍𝐞𝐠𝐨𝐭𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐰𝐢𝐭𝐡 𝐕𝐂𝐬向創投爭取資源和機會時,邏輯清晰是基本條件,可運用麥肯錫的 MECE (Mutually Exclusive Collectively Exhaustive)建立有條理的邏輯論述。同時,創投也很在意公司的營收,因此創業人應避免常見的錯誤認知,如低估營運成本、低估獲取資金的時間、不了解公司收入的主要來源......等。如何在眾多新創公司中被創投記住?以一句話描述產品願景、一分鐘凸顯產品價值,並帶著 20 分鐘的產品介紹以備不時之需。準備好三種不同長度的提案內容,才能確保在任何場合能靈活展現公司實力和潛力,增加獲得資金或資源的機會。

Jun 15, 2024

Climate Tech 2.0: The New Class of Unicorns on the Way

很高興邀請到 Lowercarbon Capital 合夥人 Shuo Yang 和 MIH Climate Impact Capital 創始合夥人 Lawrence Yen,分享當今 Climate Tech 突破性創新的見解、未來能源解決方案和投資關注方向。在氣候變遷對地球構成重大挑戰的時代,Climate Tech 技術創新是塑造永續未來的關鍵力量,相信透過創業家與創投的努力,可以為地球帶來更好的改變。

Jun 14, 2024

Startup Global Program · S24 Batch · Explorer Party

為了促進國內外新創與產業交流,Garage+ 特地舉辦 Explorer Party,邀請 40 位台灣及日本產業代表、10 位媒體夥伴,與 50 位國內外新創交流。此外,我們很榮幸邀請到加拿大駐台北貿易辦事處、日本台灣交流協會、英國在台辦事處、智利商務辦事處,以及 NVIDIA 代表共襄盛舉,展現台灣新創生態系的蓬勃發展。

Jun 03, 2024