Cornell University

As part of the university's commitment to economic development and outreach, CTL hosts a variety of events to create connections between the Cornell campuses, industry members, entrepreneurs, and investors.

IP & Pizza™ VC 101: A Primer on Venture Capital
April 29, 2015 - 12:00pm - 1:30pm

102 Mann Library, Cornell Ithaca Campus


Open to: Cornell students, faculty, and staff, and anyone interested in learning about IP in regards to venture capital.


Attendees learned how to increase the probability of their startup getting funded.

CTL professionals and Louis Berneman, founding partner of Osage University Partners (OUP), discussed VC basics and intellectual property (IP) concerns.

Osage University Partners is a venture capital firm that specializes in university spinouts. Osage has partnered with 65+ universities and research institutions to invest in innovative startups.


Pizza, salad, and drinks were served.


To view photos of the event please click here.

View the presentation from VC 101

Watch an archived recording of IP&Pizza: VC 101. (Presentation starts at 20:00)