Welcome to the Venture Cafe Foundation Calendar!

Click here to download our Fall 2018 Calendar to see our exciting line-up!



Loading Events

Events for November 9, 2017

Events Search and Views Navigation

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events Search

2:59 pm

Cafe Night at Kendall in Session

November 9, 2017 @ 2:59 pm - 8:00 pm
Venture Cafe, CIC, 1 Broadway, 5th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02142, 1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA United States
Find out more »

3:00 pm

Café Night at Kendall in Session

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 […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Kevin Wiant

November 9, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Kevin is Executive Director of Venture Café Boston, a nonprofit Foundation that connects the innovation community by managing spaces, programs and conversations. Previously, Kevin has been on the management teams of several early stage companies in the mobile, telecommunications, web and software industries. His executive roles have been in business development, sales, marketing, product management […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Chuck Goldstone

November 9, 2017 @ 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 […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Investors Collaborative

November 9, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Investors Collaborative (iC) provides venture capital to select early stage companies in a wide range of industry sectors including software, IT, biotechnology, clean technology, healthcare, energy, communications, hardware, and professional services. They seek to help individuals developing innovative technologies build world class companies. Reserve 30 minutes with iC here.

Find out more »

Office Hours: Marty Sack

November 9, 2017 @ 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 […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Joe Caruso

November 9, 2017 @ 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 […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Bill Larrenaga

November 9, 2017 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Bill is a Director with The CFO Center, the largest international provider of CFO resources, services and solutions to the small and medium sized enterprise sector. Bill was previously a Partner of KPMG LLP, one of the Big Four CPA Firms. He has extensive experience working with senior management and Board of Directors in high […]

Find out more »

Office Hours: Michael Burtov

Mike Burtov is the founder and CEO of GeoOrbital and has over 15 years experience in starting-up and seeing companies thought their lifecycle. Mike is able to help with gauging product market fit, go-to-market strategy, marketing, advice on fundraising, navigating the Boston/Cambridge startup eco-system, team-building and crowdfunding (he has raised over $1 million on one […]

Find out more »

4:30 pm

Youth CITIES – Mini-Hack

November 9, 2017 @ 4:30 pm - 6:00 pm

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 […]

Find out more »

5:30 pm

Office Hours: Andreas Randow

November 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

You built something? It solves a problem. Great. You think you understand your market. Do you? Join Andreas Randow and figure out together where you're at and what needs to be done to turn your product into a functioning company. RSVP here. .

Find out more »

SCORE: Giving a Great Elevator Pitch

November 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

What is an “elevator pitch” and why is it important to your business? An elevator pitch is a brief speech that outlines an idea you have for a product, service, or project. It helps you to visualize how you will introduce yourself and describe your business, which you deliver in a short period of time […]

Find out more »

Creating an Online Presence that Builds Business and Generates Sales

November 9, 2017 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

A well-designed website goes far beyond aesthetics and visuals. Your website must not only visually impress, it should be easy to navigate, convey your brand promise and convert visitors to customers. Join Seth Worby, CEO of Champ Internet, for an informative workshop that will provide you with practical guidelines for creating a website that builds […]

Find out more »

Info Table: Tufts MedStart

Come visit with the MedStart team. They are a Tufts student-run organization that aims to bridge the gap between healthcare students and the professional community and support the development of innovative technologies that improve the quality and productivity of healthcare delivery. This year’s MedStart conference will provide a platform for healthcare providers and innovators to […]

Find out more »

6:30 pm

Sustainability Collaborative

November 9, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Renew Boston provides energy efficiency initiatives to residents all over Boston, and are working to bring more renters into the movement. The team is putting on their design-thinking helmets and hosting a design workshop specifically for renters! Attendees will participate in a quick design challenge, break-out interview session, and group discussion. If you are interested […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events