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On the third Tuesday of the month, Venture Café Night: 39°N gatherings at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center facilitate serendipitous collisions that drive creativity, foster collaboration and stimulate investment in innovation.
Check out the lineup of programs for Tuesday, June 19 featuring the following:
Raising Money for Your Business | Nvsted @nvstedwithus
4:30 pm – 5:30 pm, Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater
A panel of experts will engage in a discussion about various options for early-stage businesses to meet their capital needs.
The panel members will include the following:
Henry Chi – Capital Innovators
Judy Cromer – SLEDP Business Finance
Andrew Hogenson – Lathrop Gage LLP
Matt Plummer – The Yield Lab
The event will be hosted by Nvsted, the new securities crowdfunding platform focused on the St. Louis region.
Maximizing your Venture Cafe Night: 39°N Experience | VenCaf Volunteers @venturecafestl
5:00 pm – 5:30 pm, Schnucks Conference Room
Overwhelmed, unsure about who to talk to and where to start to get the most from Venture Café? This session is aimed at people attending for the first, second or third time to:
(1) hear about the resources, opportunities and programming offered;
(2) identify goals and expectations about what to gain by attending; and
(3) find ways to connect to the right person or, at least, get started on the right path.
Across STL: A New Narrative for St. Louis | Trailnet and the Katy Land Trust @Trailnet
5:30 pm – 6:00 pm, Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater
In 2017, two non-profit organizations partnered to promote a new exciting perspective for the region. With a focus that spans from the front porch of the Arch, to the backyard of Missouri River Country and the Katy Trail, Across STL delivers a fresh perspective on connectivity. The second edition of this new publication was released in May of 2018 and highlights the people, places and organizations who are redefining St. Louis and claiming our rightful place as a region on the move. Join Ralph Pfremmer, CEO of Trailnet and Dan Burkhardt, Founder of the Katy Land Trust, to learn more about St. Louis’ cycling culture.
Info Table: Raising Money: One on One Sessions | Nvsted @nvstedwithus
5:30 pm – 7:30 pm, Info Table in Café
Chat one-on-one with the panel experts from the “Raising Money for Your Business”
discussion after their session ends. Bring your questions about crowdfunding, business financing, capital raises, incubator programs, and many other topics.
How Strategic Planning Really Works | Christian Rusteberg #strategicplanning
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm, Mary and Oliver Langenberg Theater
I was speaking with a friend who said something that caught my attention… ”Strategy means 10 different things to 20 different people.” After giving that a bit of thought, I replied, “I think it means 20 different things to 10 different people.”
Join me in a presentation where we will discuss:
Calling all Volunteers! Venture Cafe Nights don’t just happen on their own. In addition to Venture Cafe staff, a team of six to eight volunteers help produce the magic of these gatherings. If you like telling the story through the creation of digital content, or greeting people as they arrive, or serving up a drink to thirsty innovators, learn more about volunteer opportunities here.
Follow the conversation with us, @DanforthCenter, @39NorthSTL, @VentureCafeSTL #VenCafSTL & #39NorthSTL
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