Selling Up Selling Out

The most attended Tech M&A event in history

Global economic events have made this the most critical time to calibrate the market in years. Many owners are choosing to exit now – but are you ready? What does it take to get an optimal outcome? What does each step of that process look like? What causes a deal to fall apart? What are buyers looking for? What are the mistakes you can avoid now to guarantee a successful exit later?

There’s no better way to discover all the ins-and-outs, dos and don’ts, than the world’s foremost Tech M&A conference, “Selling Up Selling Out” - taught by former CEOs who've done the process themselves.

Presentation Highlights:

  • Defining an Optimal Outcome
  • The New World of Buyers
  • Profiting from Preparation
  • Positioning for Price
  • Valuation Models Today
  • Understanding Deal Structure
  • Strategizing Negotiation
  • Tax Optimization
  • Due Diligence Landmines
  • Mapping Your Integration

We’ll teach you everything you need to know–how to achieve an optimal outcome and avoid being one of the deal disasters that befall most self-managed M&A efforts. Having spent many long years building your company, invest a few short hours to learn how to handle the exit properly. It’s so important. Attend the industry’s definitive M&A education, taught by the world’s most experienced merger professionals. Since 1990, more tech owners, investors, buyers, and executives have attended “Selling Up Selling Out” than all other such conferences combined.

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Credits Available for Group Live and Online Courses

Participants will earn 4.0 CPE credits 
Field of Study: (3 credits) Business Management & Organization, (1 credit) Specialized Knowledge 
*In order to be awarded the full credit hours, you must sign in and out at the registration. 

Learning Objectives 
CEOs, investors & technology executives and service professionals aspiring to learn more about mergers and acquisitions in the tech industry as well as the current state of the market should attend this event. Attendees will learn the how to properly prepare a company for an M&A process, how to position the company to achieve the best price, valuation methodologies used for tech companies, structuring a transaction for the most optimal outcome, strategies for negotiation, suggestions for managing the document workload and expense, tips for navigating the due diligence process, and tips for advance integration planning.  

Additional Information 
Prerequisites: General understanding of technology and/or software industry through work experience 

Who Should Attend: CEO’s, investors, & technology executives in software or IT companies aspiring to learn more about mergers & acquisitions in the tech industry as well as the current state of the market. 

Advanced Preparation: None 

Program Level: Intermediate 

Delivery Method: Group Live and Online Available

Refunds and Cancelations 
Cancelations are granted refunds if submitted 2 weeks or more prior to event date. For more information regarding refund, complaint, administrative policies and/or program cancellation policies please contact our office at (425) 526-4090 or email 

Past Events

9:00AM - 1:00PM
Selling Up Selling Out: Online in Copenhagen
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1:30PM - 5:30PM
Selling Up Selling Out: Live in Jakarta
Jakarta, ID
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10:00AM - 2:00PM
Selling Up Selling Out: Live in Salt Lake City
Salt Lake City, UT
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9:00AM - 1:00PM
Selling Up Selling Out: Online in Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, MI
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