The first cohort of Sidepact ran from August to November 2018 and included:
12 sessions with speakers and other structured programming (ideation, co-founder matching, etc)
Events with venture capital firms
Sessions + Speakers
Session 1 - Bruno Faviero, Co-founder of Synapse Technology Corporation
Session 2 - Jason Marks, Co-founder of Olley.io
Session 3 - Stefan Groschupf, Founder and CEO of SalesHero
Session 5 - Ben Jun of HVF Labs
Session 7 - Tuan Ho, Founder and CEO of Mira Technologies
Session 8 - (no speakers)
Session 12 - Practice Demo Day
For participants interested in taking venture capital, Sidepact facilitates introductions through an event series with early stage investors.
In 2018 Sidepact organized events with investors including:
Sidepact culminates in a demo showcase with other early stage investors.
Demo Day for the Fall 2018 cohort was on Monday, Nov. 5.