3 June 2016

Wednesday TALK! with Michael Goldberg

On June 02, 2016 was held a panel discussion, Wednesday TALK! organized by SEEUTechPark. The discussion covered the topic Beyond Silicon Valley: How Can Macedonia Encourage the Growth of Angel Investors in Startup Companies.

Part of this panel was Prof. Michael Goldberg, he is a Visiting Assistant Professor of Design and Innovation at Case Western Reserve University’s Weatherhead School of Management where he teaches courses on entrepreneurship. He is also a Co-Founder and Managing Partner of the Bridge Investment Fund L.P., a venture capital firm that invests in Israeli medical device companies.

The session focus was on how communities around the world are working to grow their base of angel investors in startups and how to use the best practices for Macedonia. Particular focus was paid to the role of government and donors in this process.

The presentation was followed with great attention and ended with a session of questions and answers from students, representatives of start-up companies and future entrepreneurs.