Global Café Network

Venture Café is a global network that operates in six locations around the world and aims to improve this world through creating a worldwide innovation movement. When everyone stops near each of the bases, please experience each unique and innovative innovation ecosystem.

Venture Café is a global network of 6 bases worldwide, starting with Cambridge. That global head quarter is located in St. Louis. Please visit their website!

Location: 1 Broadway, 14 Floor Cambridge, MA 02148
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Location: 4240 building at 4240 Duncan Ave. # 200, St. Louis, MO
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Location: 6th floor, 1951 NW 7th Ave.
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Location: Stationsplein 45, 3013 AK, Rotterdam
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Location: 575 N. Patterson Ave., Winston-Salem, NC 27101
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Global Leaders

Timothy Rowe (The founder and CEO of CIC)
Tim Rowe is the Founder and CEO of CIC. In addition to his role with CIC, Tim is a Venture Partner and member of the investment committee of New Atlantic Ventures. Mr. Rowe is particularly interested in consumer-facing technology products with mass-market potential companies.​ ​Previously, Tim has served as a Lecturer at the MIT Sloan School of Management, a manager with the Boston Consulting Group and an analyst with the Mitsubishi Research Institute. Tim speaks Spanish and Japanese fluently. Tim holds an MBA from MIT's Sloan School of Management and a BA from Amherst College.

Travis Sheridan (The President of Venture Cafe Global Institute)
Born in California, Travis majored in organizational psychology in college. In 2014, after more than 15 years of supporting startups, he became VCGI’s Executive Director. He has been in his current position since January 2017.