Green LAVA: How to Fund Your Cleantech Business

Green LAVANext Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 at 1:00 PM, Green LAVA kicks off the new year with a panel session focused on financing your cleantech start-up.  The Metropolitan Water District will host the first meeting of 2014 at their headquarters in downtown Los Angeles.


Have a lean, green, clean innovation, product or business expansion idea?

Looking to understand the landscape for financing or raising money here in LA?

The Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) and Metropolitan Water District of Southern California are hosting a midday panel on January 15th to kick off the year for Green LAVA. The panel will feature seasoned professionals from the ranks of local VCs, Angels, service providers, incubators and lenders.

We’ll explore:

  • What kind of funding is right for your company?
  • When is the right time to seek funding?
  • Where do you look for investors?
  • Who can help with introductions?
  • How much is enough?
  • What do you need in place to even ask?
  • How can LAVA, MWD, incubators and service providers help?

Please join us on Wednesday, January 15th at 1:00 PM at the MWD HQ in downtown Los Angeles –  700 N. Alameda Blvd., Los Angeles, California  90012

Registration is now open at:  Green LAVA

Green LAVA is the Strategic Interest Group of the Los Angeles Venture Association focused on opportunities and challenges coincident with the design, development and deployment of sustainable products, services and businesses. Green LAVA is generously supported by Stradling, LLP.