Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium

Hosted By: Stanford Law School

The Stanford/NVCA Venture Capital Symposium offers practical guidance on achieving success as a venture capitalist in a rapidly cha​nging marketplace. Learn to respond effectively to new governance challenges at venture capital firms and at portfolio companies, and explore best practices in fund management and limited partner relationships. Speakers include leading venture capitalists, limited partners, CEOs, regulators, attorneys, and scholars.

Topics for 2019 will include:

  • Board-Founder Dynamics
  • Managing a Fund
  • Culture and Ethics
  • Exits: Acquisitions, IPOs, Direct Offerings and Secondary Markets
  • Conflicts of Interest and Fiduciary Duties
  • Succession Planning
  • The Limited Partner Perspective
  • Creative Ways CVCs Move the Needle for Portfolio Companies

Fenwick's Gordon Davidson is speaking on the 3/27 panel about Best Practices for Constructive Board-Founder Relationships.