ITEN 2nd Thursday @ Venture Cafe
2nd Thursday is ITEN’s signature monthly event connecting entrepreneurs and emerging tech companies with subject matter experts, other founders, and a diverse innovation community.
held every month at Venture Cafe, 4240 Duncan Avenue, St. Louis, MO, 63110
Monthly 2nd Thursday Schedule:
• 3:30 – 6:30 Mentor Office Hours by appointment
• 4:00 – 5:00 Small Group Discussion led by Subject Matter Experts (James Crutchfield Room)
• 5:30 – 6:30 Main Event on Topic Important to Tech Entrepreneurs (Havana Room)
November 14th Schedule
5:30 – 6:30pm – Main Event – Havana Room
Introduction – Dennis Lower, CEO, Cortex,
Key Address: Jim McKelvey, Square and Launchcode, Panel Discussion: Hank Webber (Washington University, moderator), Mary Louise Helbig (ITEN), Trina Clark James (N-Power), Jeff Mazur (Launchcode).
St. Louis has a tech talent gap yet a thriving start-up and entrepreneurial ecosystem. How do we, as a City, grow our talent pipeline through workforce development and education to support and continue to grow our technology sector? How do we also ensure we’re providing accessible opportunities for individuals of all backgrounds to enter the field? Come hear from industry leader and serial entrepreneur, Jim McKelvey, and a panel of experts helping lead the way in thinking about these challenges and cultivating opportunities. And meet recent graduates and apprentices from NPower and Launchcode as well as tech entrepreneurs from ITEN and our broader community.
4:00 – 5:00pm – Info Coming Soon – James Crutchfield Room
led by Coming Soon.
3:30 – 6:30 pm ITEN Mentor Office Hours – Josephine Baker Rm (formally BGB)
3:30 – 5:00pm ITEN Mentor Office Hours with Chris Cardinal
5:00 – 6:30pm ITEN Mentor Office Hours with Alejandro Ramirez
Check out our YouTube Channel to see videos of past events!