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November 2019

November 27

Office Hours with Joe Caruso!

November 27 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Office Hours with Joe Caruso Need more Joe Caruso? We're delighted to offer additional Office Hours with Joe onWednesdays in addition to his usual Thursdays at Venture Café! Please use the following link to check for availability and book time with Joe.  

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November 28

Thanksgiving (CLOSED)

November 28 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Café Cambridge will be closed on November 28, 2019

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December 2019

December 04

Office Hours with Joe Caruso!

December 4 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Office Hours with Joe Caruso Need more Joe Caruso? We're delighted to offer additional Office Hours with Joe onWednesdays in addition to his usual Thursdays at Venture Café! Please use the following link to check for availability and book time with Joe.  

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December 05

Venture Café Cambridge: Office Hours

December 5 @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST
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Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Cafe Foundation runs weekly office hours with our advisers every Thursday at Venture Café Cambridge. Below is the list of the adviser’s areas of expertise and their times. Please visit our site here for more options. ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone  — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Debbie Lin — Exec. Director, Boehringer Ingelheim. Expertise in raising Capital & Strategy  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack —  Experience founder and executive of both for-profit and non-profits  ::3:00 –…

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Mobility Innovation Night: Transforming our Transportation Future

December 5 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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In partnership with CIC, save the date for Venture Cafe’s Mobility Innovation Night conference, taking place on December 5, 2019. Mobility is defined broadly as the movement of people and goods and includes innovations around autonomous vehicles, urban air mobility, vehicle electrification, urban micro-mobility, logistics, telematics, shared mobility, public transit, and other important topic areas. Mobility Innovation Night will convene entrepreneurs, corporates, the public sector, academia and investors working to create new technologies and solutions, and to solve some of…

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Open Mic Night

December 5 @ 5:25 pm - 5:30 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Free
VenCaf Startup Programs Open Mic 300 x 300

This series introduces Café Night participants to structured methods of making new connections. Five participants are selected for a 60-second intro pitch to the community followed by huddling with interested participants. Sign-up here to be considered to intro yourself this week: https://venturecafecambridge.org/entrepreneurapp/

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Small Business Spotlight

December 5 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (The Cafe Bar), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Free

The Local Small Business Spotlight gives Greater Boston area startups operating in the food and beverage space an opportunity to gain exposure for their growing ventures. Apply here to be considered for our next Small Business Spotlight: https://goo.gl/forms/e59VBrVJ0NQlk5uq1

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Community Talk: Communicating The Buy-in You Need For Your Business

December 5 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
VenCaf Startup Education Community Talk 300 x 300

Effectively communicating about your business can be broken down into five easy steps. In this session, Lori Lennon, Founder and CEO of Thinkubator Media, will cut through all the noise and share key tips that will hone your communication strategy and help you get the buy-in you need to succeed.

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December 11

Office Hours with Joe Caruso!

December 11 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

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December 12

Social Impact Connect 2019

December 12 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Save the date for Venture Cafe’s Social + Impact Connect mini-conference, “Doing Well by Doing Good”, taking place on December 12, 2019. Social + Impact Connect recognize and celebrate innovators and companies looking to solve big problems as ‘social impact’ or ‘impact enterprises’. This special ‘conference night’ event seeks to bring together the brightest minds who are building, funding and innovating to Solving the world’s toughest problems in the Greater Boston area. For complete details and to learn how you…

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Venture Café Cambridge: Office Hours

December 12 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until December 26, 2019

Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Cafe Foundation runs weekly office hours with our advisers every Thursday at Venture Café Cambridge. Below is the list of the adviser’s areas of expertise and their times. Please visit our site here for more options. ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker   ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Ed Friedman — Experienced hardware and software entrepreneur  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Kevin Wiant — Business development, Sales and Marketing  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Marty Sack —…

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ASK ME ANYTHING: STORYTELLING FOR SOCIAL IMPACT

December 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Free 10 spots left

This special ‘Ask Me Anything’ group mentoring session will allow entrepreneurs to spend 1 hour with Chuck Goldstone. Sometimes just chatting with others is the springboard for ideas, insight, problem-solving tools, new directions–whether getting advice from experts or learning from startups just like you. Join Chuck Goldstone, strategist and mentor to hundreds and hundreds of startups, who will field questions, provide mentor guidance, facilitate discussion, urge you to share ideas and encouragement. This roundtable of kindred spirits will be an…

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Youth CITIES – Mini-Hack

December 12 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Octave Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142
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Free
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Monthly Youth CITIES Mini-Hacks aim to build solutions to local community issues. Each session addresses one topic by employing a range of decision making and problem solving styles. Join this month’s Mini-Hack at Venture Café. After a collaborative discussion, each participant will share an elevator pitch version of what is believed to be the best solution. Mini-Hacks are open to middle or high school teens, college students, entrepreneurs, educators, and other professionals. RSVP: http://youthcities.org/monthly-mini-hacks Presenter: Youth CITIES

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Next Level Business Forum

December 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Santa Clara Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142
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Free
Next Level Business Forum

Next Level Business Forum offers “expertise for innovation”. This monthly forum brings together business-owners, coaches, and service-providers, for enlightened discussions. RVSP: https://www.meetup.com/gainstreet/ Presenter: Gain Street

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The Missing M in STEM: Ensuring Math Proficiency for the Tech Sector Pipeline

December 12 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Havana Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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A tech-enabled future holds both promise and anxiety as communities look at how best to prepare their workforces, often focused on STEM education. Frequently, the focus on technology and engineering experiences put too little emphasis on the core math proficiency needed to truly succeed in these fields. Join us for a thought-provoking conversation on the best practices in math learning for students that will help ensure a robust and equitable tech pipeline for the commonwealth of Massachusetts.   Stay tuned…

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Intro to Venture Café: How to Make the Most of Your Experience

December 12 @ 7:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Octave Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142
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Free

If you are new to Venture Café, drop in for this overview of what the Café has to offer and how you can make the most of Café Night events around the Greater Boston area. You will walk away with an understanding of the history of Venture Café Foundation, Café Night programming, community values, becoming a contributor, how you can plug-in to the ecosystem and make a few new friends. This session rounds up with a Q&A. Presented by Kevin…

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December 18

Office Hours with Joe Caruso!

December 18 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm EST
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 18, 2019

Office Hours with Joe Caruso Need more Joe Caruso? We're delighted to offer additional Office Hours with Joe onWednesdays in addition to his usual Thursdays at Venture Café! Please use the following link to check for availability and book time with Joe.  

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December 19

Venture Café Cambridge: Office Hours

December 19 @ 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm EST
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An event every month that begins at 3:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 26, 2019

Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Cafe Foundation runs weekly office hours with our advisers every Thursday at Venture Café Cambridge. Below is the list of the adviser’s areas of expertise and their times. Please visit our site here for more options. ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Eric Ashman — Startup Executive, Experience in Fundraising, M&A, Scaling & Planning  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Chuck Goldstone — Author, Communications Strategist, and Keynote Speaker  ::3:00 – 5:00 :: Jessica Manganello — Business attorney and legal structuring guru  ::3:00 – 5:00 ::…

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Christma-Hanu-kwanzaa-vus 2019

December 19 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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We'll be open and (extra) merry on this evening! Come spend some time with your Venture Cafe family to reflect on the year its been : )  

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Sustainability Collaborative

December 19 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Andros Island Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Free

The Sustainability Collaborative was spurred as an outgrowth of the Sustainability unConference and aims to provide an ongoing platform for collaboration, connections, and solutions generation. On a monthly basis, rotating sustainability advocates are given the chance to facilitate group discussion around central sustainability themes ranging from hunger alleviation to impact investing. The goal is to raise awareness within the innovation community while strengthening the social impact ecosystem. Presenter: Coalesce

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StartHUB Founder Series

December 19 @ 7:30 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge (Havana Room), One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Free

StartHub Roundtables are monthly gatherings at the Venture Café Cambridge featuring a guest startup speaker from StartHub’s Startup to Watch program. Bringing together the Greater Boston startup community, this free series is a great opportunity for you to get engaged, ask questions, & learn more about what it takes to start a company, all in a casual café setting. Walk-ins are welcome.

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December 26

Christmas (CLOSED)

December 26 @ 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Café Cambridge will be closed on December 26, 2019

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January 2020

January 02

Venture Café CLOSED

January 2, 2020 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm EST
Venture Café Cambridge, One Broadway 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 USA
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Venture Café Cambridge will remain CLOSED the day after the new year. Please enjoy this time with your friends and family and we'll see you January 9th to talk 2020: goals and aspirations! 

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