Key Dates

 


Growth Stage Companies

July 10

Applications open to present at BVC

August 8

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 1-30

Weekly Due Diligence meetings occur with the BVC, LLC investors

October 4

Five finalist Growth Stage companies are announced

October 18-19

Bend Venture Conference rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition.

The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


Early Stage Companies

July 10

Applications open to present at BVC

August 8

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 14

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

September 27

At PubTalk, a sold out crowd of over 350 people will vote for the Early Stage companies presenting. Five finalists will advance to BVC. PubTalk is held at McMenamins in downtown Bend.

October 18-19

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


Impact Companies

July 10

Applications open to present at BVC

August 8

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 1-30

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

October 3

Three to five finalist Impact companies are announced

October 18-19

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