Alumni

Accounting for Entrepreneurs : from Start-Up to IPO

Finance Roundtable

December 19, 2019: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Professor Ira Weiss will share a framework for how we think about accounting in the private markets, and how that differs from public markets.

Where

Gleacher Center
Room 100
450 Cityfront Plaza Dr.
Chicago, Illinois

Event Details

*The # of public companies in the U.S. has fallen from 8,000 (in 1996) to <4000.  

*Chicago Booth has a lot more students going off to work at smaller, growth stage companies. 

Professor Weiss plans to discuss this public vs private dynamic, as well as assess todays private fundraising markets.   

Cost

$7 in advance, includes a drink ticket. $10 at the door (if available).

Registration

Register Online

Deadline: 12/18/2019

Speaker Profiles

Professor Ira Weiss (Speaker) '99
Clinical Professor of Accounting and Entrepreneurship, Hyde Park Venture Partners
www.chicagobooth.edu/faculty/directory/w/ira-s-weiss

Professor Weiss is a Clinical professor at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he received both his MBA ('99) and Ph.D ('01). He also invests in start-ups via the Chicago-based VC firm called Hyde Park Venture Partners.

Questions

John Salvino, '06 
Partner, Finance Roundtable Chair