Key Dates

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Growth Stage Companies

July 8, 2020

Applications open to present at BVC

August 13, 2020

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 2 – 30, 2020

Weekly Due Diligence meetings occur with the BVC, LLC investors

October 1, 2020

Five finalist Growth Stage companies are announced

October 15 – 16, 2020

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


Early Stage Companies

July 8, 2020

Applications open to present at BVC

August 13, 2020

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 11, 2020

Upstart Day – all Early Stage companies make their pitch, receive feedback, and are screened for Central Oregon PubTalk.

September 24, 2020

At EDCO’s Central Oregon PubTalk, judges and a sold-out crowd will vote for the five Early Stage companies advancing to BVC. PubTalk is held at McMenamins in downtown Bend.

October 15 – 16, 2020

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


Impact Companies

July 8, 2020

Applications open to present at BVC

August 13, 2020

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 2 – 30, 2020

Weekly Due Diligence meetings occur with the BVC Impact, LLC investors

October 1, 2020

Three to five finalist Impact companies are announced

October 15 – 16, 2020

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


 

BVC Agenda