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Urgent Message to Save Venture Café's Innovation Community

Venture Café Virtual

For the time being, we are excited to host our Thursday Gatherings completely online. We’ve created an online experience to simulate our regular weekly gathering, including talks, office hours, and community breakouts (our version of gathering in-person).

HOW CAN I JOIN THE ONLINE SESSIONS? 

Each online session has its own registration link with ZoomPlease check in to the #ThursdayGathering between 4:00PM – 7:00PM on Thursday CST, and you will then be redirected to our #VCSTLVIRTUAL experience page, where you’ll see our full agenda of programming, office hours, networking space, and more.

HAVE QUESTIONS? Scroll down for our lineup and FAQs!

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THURSDAY LINEUP

4:00–4:45 Break Out: Maximizing your Venture Cafe Experience | VenCaf Volunteer Jeff Kronenberger
Sub – Room: Hattie North

4:00–4:45 Break Out: Coping with Covid-19 (a discussion) | Lean In STL
Sub – Room: Havana

5:00–5:45 Break Out: Stop, Drop, & Pivot | CEOMom Empire LLC
Sub-Room: Hattie North

5:00–5:45 Break Out: Working From Home – Adapting beyond the Quick Tips | Beth Matteotti
Sub-Room: James Crutchfield

6:00–6:45pm Break Out: GrowMars- Expanding Loop System for Earth, Moon, and Mars presented by Dr. Daniel Tompkins | St. Louis Space Frontier
Sub-Room: James Crutchfield

6:00–6:35pm Break Out: Managing Burnout and Anxiety | Carbon
Sub-Room: Hattie North

6:00–6:45pm Break Out: Six Steps to the Life You Want | Choice Coaching
Sub-Room: Havana

6:30–7:00pm Live: Virtual Cheers! | Venture Cafe Global

P.S. You can ONLY check in to Virtual Thursdays between 4PM – 7PM CT

Want more engagement? Check out the Venture Café Global Social Space – Wednesday 11pm–Thursday 8pm CST

GOT QUESTIONS? WE HAVE ANSWERS!

HOW LONG WILL VENTURE CAFÉ ST. LOUIS STAY DIGITAL?

For the foreseeable future given the current COVID-19 situation.

WHEN ARE THE #VCSTLIRTUAL SESSIONS BEING HELD?

You can join our #VCSTLVirtual gathering every Thursday from 4:00pm-7:00pm CST. We will continue to create and deliver valuable experiences through our online webinars, discussions, panels, office hours and live chats. 

WHO CAN JOIN THE ONLINE SESSIONS? 

We truly believe innovation is for everyone, so anyone can join (we’re looking at you, friends across the world).

WHAT’S ZOOM? 

Zoom is a free online video conferencing platform.

DO I NEED TO DOWNLOAD ZOOM?

We HIGHLY suggest you download the Zoom client in order to participate. You can open a zoom link in your web browser, but to take full advantage of the program, we highly suggest that you download it to your desktop or mobile device to join.

DO I NEED A ZOOM ACCOUNT TO JOIN?

No, you don’t need a Zoom account to join #VCSTLVirtual.  Just register and enjoy!

DO I NEED TO REGISTER TO ATTEND A #VCSTLVIRTUAL GATHERING?

Yes, you’ll need to check in between 4:00PM – 8:00PM on Thursday CST to join the gathering.

WILL MY ATTENDANCE NUMBER STILL GO UP?

Since you still checked in, we’ll retroactively make sure to up your attendance number!