CALENDAR OF SERENDIPITOUS COLLISIONS

Jan 16 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm Danforth Plant Science Center
Every 3rd Tuesday of the month, Venture Café Night: 39° N unites entrepreneurs, scientists and innovators to collaborate and learn at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center. The focus is on facilitating discussions and connections within[...]
Jan 16 @ 4:01 pm – 5:30 pm Venture Café Night: 39N (Cafe Space)
Throughout the evening there will be demonstrations of First Person View (FPV) Drone Racing including the various craft sizes involved in the hobby. First demo: 4pm – 4:30pm indoors with mini drones Second demo: 5pm – 5:30pm outdoors with[...]
Jan 16 @ 4:01 pm – 5:00 pm Venture Café Night: 39N (Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater)
Six billion dollars in homeopathic sales. Climate denial. GMO hysteria. Celebrity-fueled vaccination fears. Scientific opinions for sale. A quagmire of 30,000+ scientific publications. Political propaganda machines. And a world where everyone with an internet connection[...]
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Venture Café Night: 39N (Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater)
Join an interactive panel discussion about blockchain technology! Helix Center startup SaniTrace, in partnership with Amazon Web Services, Intel, and Twilio, will launch one of the first production-grade blockchain data services for food safety, and[...]
Jan 16 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm Venture Cafe Nights: 39 North (Schnucks)
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[...]
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Venture Café Night: 39N (Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater)
Throughout the evening there will be demonstrations of First Person View (FPV) Drone Racing including the various craft sizes involved in the hobby. FPV racing takes a pilot from the sticks of a radio control[...]
Jan 18 @ 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.[...]
Jan 18 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (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[...]
Jan 18 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
You’re a start-up and you don’t have a lot of money to spend on marketing, but you need to reach your audiences and demonstrate why they should do business with you. This session will give[...]
Jan 18 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Do you find yourself repeating the same conversations with your partner, spouse, friends, kids or colleagues? Do people keep coming to you to help them solve the same problems over and over again? Feeling like[...]
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry)
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[...]
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Office Hours Table)
As you grow your business, you will come to need that first perfect spot to operate from, whether office, retail or industrial space. Ned Lips has been in the commercial real estate space for nearly[...]
Jan 18 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Starting a company is challenging enough, and your time is at a premium. Finding the time to navigate tax strategies for your startup can be overwhelming. In this interactive session, Dave M. Finklang, CPA/CGMA, MBA,[...]
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Info Table)
Cultivate Community Pitch Competition Info Table Come over to our table to learn more about the Pitch Competition, application process, and how your business or organization can support as a partner! BRAND of St. Louis[...]
Jan 18 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Your customer experience is crucial not only for brand differentiation, but to build customer loyalty and retention. We will discuss ways in which your organization can extend your brands customer experience (CX) outside of the[...]
Jan 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Just Start is an interactive entrepreneurial road mapping experience that helps entrepreneurs get connected to the resources in the innovation ecosystem. Why? Because, it’s no secret that St Louis has one of the best ecosystems[...]
Jan 18 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Look at the comments section of any political news story and it doesn’t take long to see people calling each other “NAZI’s” or “snowflakes”. It’s not difficult to see that political divisiveness is at an[...]
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Chuck Berry)
Discover who to contact to network with Whiteboard 2 Boardroom and its university, hospital and corporate partners, how to access Whiteboard 2 Boardroom technology opportunities available for licensing and learn about the key criteria to[...]
Jan 18 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Annette Brackin, Leadership Coach, will introduce you to a simple and fast process for coaching others to breakthrough performance. You will learn how breakthroughs happen, and how to coach others to take risks, grow their[...]
Jan 25 @ 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.[...]
Jan 25 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (James Crutchfield)
Join CIC + Venture Cafe for part two of the conversation on the societal systems of inequity that affect our communities and ways that we each can be advocates and allies for change.
Jan 25 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
St. Louis is a great city for pet care startups, with multiple large pet companies and a growing number of startups headquartered here. Learn with 5 winners from the Pet Care Innovation Prize, winners of[...]
Jan 25 @ 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm The Venture Cafe Gathering (Chuck Berry)
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[...]
Jan 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
Award-winning CEO of a global 3,000% growth tech company, Krister Ungerboeck has been called “The Leadership Archaeologist.” Krister digs in unexpected places near and far to uncover the secrets to unexpected results. He has done[...]
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Chuck Berry)
Innovative architectural highlights of downtown St. Louis. Including the world’s first skyscraper, and statues by one of the Monuments Men (from the George Clooney film). People will learn about: Optical illusions created by architects Mythological[...]
Jan 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Big George Brock)
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[...]
Feb 1 @ 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.[...]
Feb 1 @ 3:01 pm – 4:00 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
What role does education play in (re)framing the cultural histories of Black and Latinx communities that are often altered or even absent in our telling of the past? In this workshop, we will demonstrate how[...]
Feb 1 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Info Table)
SQ1 Boot Camp 2018 10-week, 2 nights a week program for IT, bioscience and consumer/manufactured product entrepreneurs •Formal Business Training (business model validation and industry specific content) •Personalized Support – Networking and Mentoring •Co-working Subsidy[...]
Feb 1 @ 7:00 pm – 7:50 pm The Venture Café Gathering (Havana)
In this session many tools for startup product development will be shared straight from an ITEN entrepreneur who has spent the last year working on a new product startup. Concrete examples will be demonstrated for[...]
 

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