When:
Thursday, Feb 15, 2018 3:00p -
8:30p

Where:
Venture Café Kendall
1 Broadway
Cambridge, MA 02142

Admission:
FREE

Categories:
Business, Innovation, Lectures & Conferences, Meetup, Tech, University

Event website:
www.vencaf.org/corporateinno

Save the date for Venture Cafe’s Corporate Innovation Night, taking place on February 15, 2018. This event is designed to help corporates and startups form better collaborations to catalyze sustainable innovation. This event will also help entrepreneurs understand the specific problem-sets corporate innovators are battling and practical ways to co-create on solutions.

Check www.vencaf.org/corporateinno for complete details.



AGENDA AT A GLANCE
3:00 – 8:30 PM NETWORKING
3:00 – 5:00 PM OFFICE HOURS
4:30 – 5:30 PM HOW CAN STARTUPS WORK WITH BIG COMPANIES TO VALIDATE AND SCALE
6:00 – 7:00 PM REVERSE PITCH (CORPORATES PITCH STARTUPS), PART I
7:15 – 8:15 PM REVERSE PITCH (CORPORATES PITCH STARTUPS), PART II







WAYS TO PARTICIPATE



OFFICE HOURS

Early stage ventures and prospective entrepreneurs have an opportunity to sign up for Office Hours during this event. Entrepreneurs may sign up for 30-minute consultations with a variety of experts.

Appointments can be made on a first come, first served basis. Any cancellations will require 48-hour notification in order to accommodate entrepreneurs who have been placed on a wait-list. No-shows are frowned upon in the VenCaf community and we reserve the right to disallow future appointments for repeat offenders.

Sign up for Office Hours here: http://vencaf.org/book-office-hours/



HOW CAN STARTUPS WORK WITH BIG COMPANIES TO VALIDATE AND SCALE?

How might entrepreneurs and corporate innovators improve collaborations? Entrepreneurs, bring your examples, ideas, and frustrations to this workshop and co-create “better practices” through a brainstorming with a group of Corporate Innovators. This session will be facilitated by Scott Kirsner, Co-Founder, and CEO of Innovation Leader.



CORPORATE REVERSE PITCHES, PART I

This reverse pitch session will feature Corporate Innovators pitching their problem sets, their need for technology or talent, and opportunities for startup collaborations. Hear directly from the enterprises that have prioritized innovation and are actively seeking relationships with entrepreneurs.



CORPORATE REVERSE PITCHES, PART 2

This reverse pitch session will feature Corporate Innovators pitching their problem sets, their need for technology or talent, and opportunities for startup collaborations. Hear directly from the enterprises that have prioritized innovation and are actively seeking relationships with entrepreneurs.



SPONSORSHIP

Interested in sponsoring Corporation Innovation Night? Please contact Chandra Briggman at chandra.briggman@vencaf.org for details.

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