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2:59 pm

Cafe Night at Kendall in Session

November 16 @ 2:59 pm - 8:00 pm
Venture Cafe, CIC, 1 Broadway, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142, 1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA United States

A weekly program offered by The Venture Café Foundation. Venture Café opens its doors to the entrepreneurial, innovation, and creative communities around Greater Boston every Thursday. Mix and mingle with fellow entrepreneurs, find serendipitous connections, get advice and feedback during office hours, and attend entrepreneurship- and innovation-focused events. Café-goers are expected to participate in a […]

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3:00 pm

Office Hours: Marcus Yee

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Marcus recently left IBM after more than 20 years of services to join force with an IBM Watson business partner and a predictive software startup. He sees the future as one of predictive. Any startups or enterprises that process the predictive capabilities will have the competitive edge. He has over 20 years of sales and […]

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Office Hours: Vinit Nijhawan – University Spin-Off Advice

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Vinit is an entrepreneur, investor and academic: - Led Boston University Office of Technology Development, launched 8 VC backed spinoffs - Teach entrepreneurship and technology development to graduate students: MBA, ENG, LAW, MED - Co-founder of LearnLaunch EdTech Accelerator - CEO and/or Founder of 5 startups - Past Partner at Key Ventures and Board of […]

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Office Hours: Melissa Yee

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Are you new to the Greater Boston startup scene or would you like some personal guidance on navigating the community? Meet wiith Melissa Yee, Editor of StartHub.org -- a comprehensive, centralized online platform designed to connect, support, & grow Greater Boston’s world-class tech and early-stage community. Her insight and knowledge of the ecosystem will help […]

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Office Hours: Marty Sack

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Marty Sack has mentored more than 200 start-ups over the last two years and is a regular business mentor at the Venture Cafe. As a Certified SCORE Mentor he brings with him the resources of more than forty additional successful executives, Venture Capitalists, Marketing and Digital Marketing experts, small business owners, and other Professionals from […]

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Office Hours: Chuck Goldstone

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

It's about the story. Startups often falter, not because their technologies aren't good, but because the stories they tell about them aren't. We'll chat about both content and intent: Stepping back to find the right message for each audience (be it investor or market), making it clear and engaging, making it memorable (differentiating it from […]

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Office Hours: Joe Caruso

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

For the last 20 years Joe Caruso has served has been an “Advocate for entrepreneurs” as a mentor, coach, and personal advisor to CEO’s and entrepreneurs. In recent years, he has served an investor, advisor and active director with dozens of companies, public and private. He also maintains an active consulting practice dealing with structuring […]

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Office Hours: Le Zhang

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Le is the founder and CEO of Squadle, an IoT platform company that helps automate multi-unit restaurant operations for the likes of Sonic Drive-In and Chick-fil-A. Squadle is backed by 500 Startups, Bolt VC, Accomplice, Walnut Ventures, and more. He is named in several patents in the IoT field. Le has experience building technology companies […]

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Venture Cafe – Japan and Israel Startup Night

November 16 @ 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Save the date for Venture Cafe’s Japan and Israel Startup Night, taking place on November 16, 2017. Come prepared to not only hear the best startups from across Asia and to participate in connecting with this event as a bridge Boston’s innovation community. AGENDA AT A GLANCE 3:00 – 8:00 PM NETWORKING 3:00 – 5:00 […]

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4:30 pm

Office Hours: Jessica Manganello

New Leaf Legal, focuses on creatively developing Corporate, Entertainment, and IP infrastructures for their start-up clients as well as helping established companies embark on new and entrepreneurial paths. Stop by the Cafe to talk shop! Reserve 30 minutes with New Leaf Legal here.

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5:30 pm

Startup Pitch Session: MassChallenge Israel Top 10 Startups

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Come and hear the top 10 winning startups from MassChallenge Israel's Program. These top startups were selected out of 52 finalists from over 500 applications and they are coming to Boston to explore the innovation ecosystem. These startups are changing the world. They are: -providing better sanitation in India to over a billion people, -connecting […]

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Wellness and Company Culture

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Featured Speakers: Pascal Gangi, Quality Assurance Engineer at Myoma Le Zhang, Founder of Squadle Cathy MacDonald & Kate Loveys, Mental Health Experts Erik Modahl, Founder of Beantrust (Moderator) How important is it have healthy company culture? And what are the challenges to our present fast paced data driven startup world? And how might we together […]

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Japan and Israel Startup Night – Demo and Info Tables

November 16 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Venture Cafe (Cafe Tables) CIC, 5th Floor, 1 Broadway, Cambridge, MA, 02142, 1 Broadway, 5th Floor
Cambridge, MA 02142 United States

Venture Cafe Tables are a great way to gain exposure through our online and offline channels. During our Japan and Israel Startup Night event, Venture Café will give an international selection of start-ups an opportunity to showcase their work to the Boston community. Demo Tables- Glocalink - Leave a Nest: Challenergy Cognitee Inupathy Meltin MMI […]

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6:30 pm

Next Level Business Forum with Saleh Daher

November 16 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Next Level Business Forum offers "expertise for innovation". The forum brings together business-owners, -coaches, and -service-providers, for enlightened discussions. Each participant, expert in his own field, benefits from the others’ perspectives. This month's Next Level Business Forum features Saleh Daher. He will be talking about "Finding the First Use-Case". Bring your hardest problems and collaborate […]

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StartHUB – Startup to Watch with the Co-Founder & CEO of RateGravity

StartHub Roundtables are monthly gatherings at the Venture Café 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 […]

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6:45 pm

Tech Planter Japanese Startup Pitches

November 16 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm

The Global TECH PLANTER accelerator program DEMO DAY is coming to Boston on Nov 15. TECH PLANTER is a unique international seed acceleration program for deep-tech startups. TECH PLANTER brings the best companies from their Japan accelerator to DEMO DAYS in cities around the world. These DEMO DAYS are an opportunity for local companies and […]

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Tech Planter Japanese Startup Pitches

The Global TECH PLANTER accelerator program DEMO DAY is coming to Boston on Nov 15. TECH PLANTER is a unique international seed acceleration program for deep-tech startups. TECH PLANTER brings the best companies from their Japan accelerator to DEMO DAYS in cities around the world. These DEMO DAYS are an opportunity for local companies and […]

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