Education Workshops and Programs

for early-stage investors, entrepreneurs, and community builders



Angel Resource Institute programs are part of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation's Power of Angel Investing series of seminars and workshops.

Programs are:

  • Multi-day, full or half day
  • Fast-paced, content-rich and interactive using distinguished panel discussions and case studies
  • Utilizes up-to-date Halo Report™ data on deals and trends in the market
  • Easily tailored to the needs of the audience
  • Delivered by Certified, experienced instructors

The real value of ARI's content comes from the Kauffman Foundation and the collective experience and best practices of thousands of individual investors and angel investment groups along with ARI-renowned faculty who each have 10-plus years of angel investment and entrepreneurial leadership experience. A list of current programs and workshops may be found below.

"ARI's unique data-driven content and proven best practices have been extremely valuable tools in our programs for entrepreneurs and angels. Their courses have served as a resource for new angels in the region and have better equipped our entrepreneurs with the knowledge they need to raise early capital."
- Kristen D'Amore, President, The Entrepreneurs Center @NVTC (Northern Virginia Technology Council)



Discover ARI programs

ARI has multiple courses designed for beginners to expert-level investors and entrepreneurs. Each course is ARI instructor led or ARI can train you to deliver courses.

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ARI has delivered more than 400 courses across 38 states and 40 countries for angel groups, economic development organizations, and government initiatives to encourage early-stage investments and deal flow.


Join ARI's data collection initiative

ARI is continuously collecting data from Angel investors, groups, and entrepreneurs on early-stage and startup deals in order to provide better metrics.

View latest Halo Report

View the latest Halo Report and find out what trends will impact your current and future funding rounds.


ARI collaboration partners include:


Sue Preston, Angel Resource Institute, explains a new ARI program designed to educate women entrepreneurs and investors.

Books by ARI Lead Instructors and Others


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