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Invest in Climate Tech like a VC

2 Days

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Cohort-based Course

In 8h of live class, you'll get all the resources, tips and tricks to start investing in the Climate Tech startups that change the world 🌎

Hosted by

Yoann Berno | General Partner at a Climate Tech Venture Capital fund & Climate Insiders Host

Yoann Berno | GP at Climate Tech Venture Capital fund & Climate Insiders Host

Course overview

Start investing in Climate Tech after 2 days 🚀

Gain 100% clarity on how to invest in Climate Tech startups 🧭


Learn the essential skills of investing and setting up an outlier portfolio 🎯 


Join this 2-day course to help clear up your mind, and start building long-term wealth 💰 and transformative impact 🌎 

Who is this course for

01

You’re a busy professional who wants to build wealth by investing in cool Climate startups, but is unsure how to start and where to invest

02

You want to learn from a true Climate VC, who is no BS, speaks human, not jargon, and makes investing fun

03

You want to steward your wealth with confidence, grow your portfolio and maintain it with minimal time commitment, under 30min per week

After taking this course you’ll

Be ready to invest in your first startups 🌱


After 2 days, through hands-on activities and case studies in small groups, and a lot of guidance from me, you’ll be ready to pull the trigger and invest with confidence.

Go from confusion to clarity 🎉


Shift from fear and scarcity to abundance. Push through what's held you back from investing well in the past.

Investing now brings you peace of mind because you know what to do, how to do it, and why you're doing it.

Access the key tools and resources used by professional VCs 🛠️


You'll learn how to use the tools used by world-class VCs to drive investment decisions and close deals at lower cost:

  • A research platform to gather intel on startups and verticals
  • A platform to execute deals
  • A startup portfolio tracker
Have a close-knit community of fellow investors 👩🏼‍🦱👨👩🏾‍🦱


Your classmates will become your “Investment Committee” with which to share new investment ideas or parse the markets. I'll also share weekly investment tips in my Slack group.

Spend only 30 mins/week monitoring ⏰


Make the game winnable and sustainable in just 30 minutes a week. Just enough time to review your on-going startup dealflow and invest with confidence.

Invest in the top performing assets! 🎯


Startup investing is the asset class that has outperformed all the others over the last 10 years, with an average annual return of 15%, well above real estate, stocks and bonds.

By picking the right startups and adopting the right strategy, you can shoot for 22-25% annually.

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Join an upcoming cohort

Invest in Climate Tech like a VC

April Cohort

€500 EUR

Dates

Apr 1 - 2, 2023

Application Deadline

Mar 27, 2023

Past student transformations 🎉

        Understanding the key startup investment concepts and going through practical investment cases as a group helped demystify things. I have already started building my Climate portfolio.
Marissa F. 🇺🇸

Marissa F. 🇺🇸

Director Business Development
        I learned the truth of why investors get addicted to startup investing, I think everyone should take part in Climate investing and shaping our world. Yoann gave us so many tips. His class is a real gem.
Cimberley G. 🇩🇪

Cimberley G. 🇩🇪

ESG startup portfolio manager
        I loved the class group dynamics. It was great having my questions answered in real time and receive hands on coaching. The interactive activities in breakout groups made this course unique and so worth it. Go Climate!
Jay O. 🇲🇽

Jay O. 🇲🇽

International Key Account Manager

Meet your instructor

Yoann Berno | General Partner at a Climate Tech Venture Capital fund & Climate Insiders Host

Yoann Berno | General Partner at a Climate Tech Venture Capital fund & Climate Insiders Host

After a number of years working as a software engineer in Silicon Valley, I built a Cleantech business in Kenya, then joined a VC fund in Berlin and ended up starting my own €150m Climate Tech fund in 2020.


In just 5 years, I've assembled a portfolio of 40+ startups, already generating a track of 4.4x.


Today, I interact on a daily basis with the world's best Climate Tech investors. We share deals, trends, insights.


I'm here to give you access to that wisdom and accelerate your path to success so you also can 4x your money and be proud of the positive impact you've helped generate in this World.


Deep down, my mission is to democratize access to Climate Tech investing so we can collectively solve the massive challenge of Climate Change and curve our path to a sustainable world.

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Join an upcoming cohort

Invest in Climate Tech like a VC

April Cohort

€500 EUR

Dates

Apr 1 - 2, 2023

Application Deadline

Mar 27, 2023

Course syllabus

01

Clarify your money goals and lay the foundations for healthy startup investing 🎯

Assess where you are financially, visualize where you want to go, and learn how to set up a system to invest long term.

I will demo my startup investing strategy to give you a glimpse of what you can expect in a few years.

You will set up your portfolio objectives and get access to the right investment portal.

02

Develop the mindset of a successful Venture Capitalist. Know when to invest ✅ and when to pass 🛑

We will go through practical deals and derive the key learnings to help you think like a world class investor and refine your judgment.

03

Get access to the best dealflow to drive outlier performance 💰

It is ALL ABOUT ACCESS. We will review the best resources, platforms and groups to get access to the best Climate Tech deals.


I will share my secret tips and leave you my biggest gift 🏦

04

Long-term proof your portfolio and make it a durable investment strategy 🚀

The final steps is to set you up for life with a long-term frame of mind and internal 'system', to continue investing throughout cycles and monitoring your portfolio with ease.

Learn from an industry expert

Learning is better with cohorts

Learning is better with cohorts

Active, not passive

This course focuses on live workshops and hands-on projects

Learn with a cohort of peers

You’ll be learning in public through breakout rooms and an engaged community

Learn with a cohort of peers

Surround yourself with like-minded people who want to grow alongside you

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Join an upcoming cohort

Invest in Climate Tech like a VC

April Cohort

€500 EUR

Dates

Apr 1 - 2, 2023

Application Deadline

Mar 27, 2023

Frequently Asked Questions

What happens if I can’t make a live session?
I work full-time, what is the expected time commitment?
What’s the refund policy?
Can’t I learn all this for free on Youtube or by reading a book?
How do I get my questions answered?
Are you going to tell me exactly which startups to invest in?
Do you guarantee I’ll make money?
Do I need to acknowledge a disclaimer?
Is there a minimum investment amount needed in order to get started?
Will I have access to the materials after the course is over? (replays, training docs)
What timezone will the classes be held in?
Do you accept installment payments?
Are the investment methods and deals applicable to US and European investors?

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Join an upcoming cohort

Invest in Climate Tech like a VC

April Cohort

€500 EUR

Dates

Apr 1 - 2, 2023

Application Deadline

Mar 27, 2023

€500 EUR

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