CALENDAR OF SERENDIPITOUS COLLISIONS

 

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Mar 21 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The weekly Venture Café Thursday Gathering is a place for serendipitous collisions to occur. Each week a series of breakout sessions are planned to engage your brain and share your thoughts. Come join our community.[...]
Mar 21 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Info Table)
The Arch Grants Global Startup Competition is open for applications until April 15th. Not sure if you should apply? Julie Maurer, the Competition Manager, will be there to answer all your questions.
Mar 21 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering (Havana)
Influence. Do you attain it by being recognized as a leader or is it a prerequisite of successful leadership? Of course, that’s a false dichotomy, the answer is, “Yes, both.” But how do you define[...]
Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Hattie North)
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Mar 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Josephine Baker/Big George Brock)
Summers Compton Wells LLC provides legal advice to businesses of all sizes and industries and was selected as a Best Law Firm of 2016 by St. Louis Small Business Monthly. With offices in Ladue, Edwardsville[...]
Mar 21 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Washington University Provost, Holden Thorp, PhD, and Vice Provost, Robyn Klein, MD, PhD, lend unconventional thinking to pursuing less toxic drug discovery and finding therapeutic targets for inflammatory brain diseases in the brain’s neural repair[...]
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry/Hattie North)
We have seen and talked to many first-timers that were told to come to Venture Cafe but seem lost, overwhelmed or just unsure who to talk to and where to start. This session is for[...]
Mar 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Office Hours Table B)
Your career concern matters, don’t ignore it. Hazina Career Services will provide opportunity for anyone who would like to consult regarding their career concern for feedback and recommendation. RSVP here
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering (Red Room)
Cybersecurity refers to the people, products, and processes that protect electronic data from those with malicious intent. Dr. Marcella will discuss cyber security exposures, risks and associated attacks that are commonly perpetrated against organizations and[...]
Mar 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
This panel discussion will discuss the ways in which technology including artificial intelligence is shaping the worlds of work and education.
Mar 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Fundraising is at the center of any technology start-up. The session will present how the company has been preparing for its actual seed round since the closing of its pre-seed and already preparing the round[...]
Mar 21 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering (Havana)
Have an idea or cool startup/business? Come pitch at 6:30pm at our Open Mic Pitch Night in Havana. It’ll be first come, first serve. Sign up in person at the Gathering and you’ll have 3[...]
Mar 21 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Learn about key aspects of US and international patent laws,  particularly (a) legal requirements for inventorship in the US, (b) the rights and responsibilities of sole and joint inventors; (c) obligations by inventors, patent practitioners,[...]
Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The weekly Venture Café Thursday Gathering is a place for serendipitous collisions to occur. Each week a series of breakout sessions are planned to engage your brain and share your thoughts. Come join our community.[...]
Mar 28 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Celebrate Women’s History Month! Learn about a lost-in-history rogue initiative organized by a NASA consultant, Dr. Lovelace, to see if women could be astronauts. The “Mercury 13” female pilots passed the same tests as the[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry/Hattie North)
We have seen and talked to many first-timers that were told to come to Venture Cafe but seem lost, overwhelmed or just unsure who to talk to and where to start. This session is for[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Access to information, tools and technical experts is becoming easier every day. How will service professionals (coaches, management consultants, accountants, lawyers, bankers, etc.) differentiate themselves in the future as more of what they know and[...]
Mar 28 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering (Office Hours Table B)
If you have a legal question about starting or running your business, come speak to Mike LaBozzetta from Faro Law STL. RSVP for a 30 minute session here.
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
St Louis, Mo. is known as a beleaguered city beset with a plethora of social challenges- from racial disparities in the criminal justice system to aging infrastructure and fragmented government. However, what’s not as well[...]
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Josephine Baker)
The BALSA Foundation helps first time entrepreneurs get started.  Visit our office hours to get feedback on your business idea, learn about local resources for early stage entrepreneurs, and find out what makes a competitive[...]
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
This session will focus on search engine optimization for your website along with tips, tricks, hints, and tools to elevate your rankings on internet searches. We’ll focus on content, social media connections, and very nerdy[...]
Mar 28 @ 6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering (St. Louis Bessie)
Want to learn more about the opportunities to get more involved with Venture Cafe as a volunteer? This info session will walk through the different volunteer positions, and how joining our team as a volunteer[...]
Mar 28 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Be inspired! Come learn about Jeff Gamble and his life journey and pathway in STEM innovation. Jeff Gamble is currently Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer of Rezilient (formerly Dynamic Surgical), a St. Louis based health-tech[...]
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
STL YouTubers & Video Influencers is a new community of creators in St. Louis who regularly create video-based content via YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram and seek to connect, create dynamic content, and collectively grow our[...]
Mar 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm Innovation Hall STL
​Sharpen your cybersecurity skills and sign up for the Capture the Flag at Innovation Hall today. The event aims to inspire technical skillset development through fun security-focused competitions. See below for challenge rules and registration[...]
Apr 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am Innovation Hall STL (Civic Lounge)
If you have a legal question about starting or running your business, sign up for a free 30-minute consultation with Mike LaBozzetta, founding attorney at Faro Law, LLC. Time slots are available the first Monday[...]
Apr 4 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The weekly Venture Café Thursday Gathering is a place for serendipitous collisions to occur. Each week a series of breakout sessions are planned to engage your brain and share your thoughts. Come join our community.[...]
Apr 4 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Big George Brock/Josephine Baker)
SLAM! has partnered with Venture Cafe Global, St. Louis and Miami to produce Innovation City, a podcast featuring the people behind the innovation movement. We are taping interviews at the Venture Cafe Thursday Gathering. If you want to be interviewed or know[...]
Apr 4 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Cyber conflict is a new and continually developing threat, which can include foreign interference in elections, industrial sabotage and attacks on infrastructure. Russia has been accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential elections in the[...]
Apr 4 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry/Hattie North)
We have seen and talked to many first-timers that were told to come to Venture Cafe but seem lost, overwhelmed or just unsure who to talk to and where to start. This session is for[...]

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