Key Dates

Tower Theater outside

 

Apply (Opens July 7, 2022)


Growth Stage Companies

July 7, 2022

Applications open to present at BVC

August 12, 2022

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 22 & 29, 2022

Company Pitches during weekly Due Diligence meetings occur with the BVC, LLC investors

October 6, 2022

Five finalist Growth Stage companies are announced

October 20 – 21, 2022

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


Early Stage Companies

July 7, 2022

Applications open to present at BVC

August 13, 2022

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 10, 2022

Upstart Day – all Early Stage companies make their pitch, receive feedback, and are screened for Central Oregon PubTalk.

September 23, 2022

At EDCO’s Central Oregon PubTalk, judges and a sold-out crowd will vote for the five Early Stage companies advancing to BVC. PubTalk is held at McMenamins in downtown Bend.

October 1 – 2, 2022

BVC finalists participate in a 30-minute pitch coaching session.

October 21 – 22, 2022

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


Impact Companies

Impact Companies

July 7, 2022

Applications open to present at BVC

August 12, 2022

Last day for applying companies to submit their application

September 21 & 28, 2022

Weekly Due Diligence meetings occur with the BVC Impact, LLC investors

October 5, 2022

Three to five finalist Impact companies are announced

October 20 – 21, 2022

BVC rehearsal, seminars, reception, and competition. The BVC will be held at the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend.


 

BVC Agenda