Venture Café thrives on collaboration, and our incredible partners are the heartbeat of our success.
Ways you can partner with Venture Café
Innovation Enabler
Support foundational programs that make Venture Cafe possible.
Innovation Partner 
Co-create unique programming to amplify your message and goals.
Global Innovation Leader
Inspire innovation on a global stage.

Creating the future is a team sport

Are you looking to ignite your impact on the world? Join us and become part of the planet’s largest weekly innovation gathering, where you’ll connect with and support the most innovative and forward-thinking innovators through engaging activations. Our event and annual partnerships offer unparalleled opportunities to connect with our dynamic community of innovators and entrepreneurs in cities across the globe.

With our powerful connections to local communities and global networks, you can engage at a local, regional, or global level. Our community of over 600,000 innovators has got you covered.

Ready to ignite the spark of innovation and make a lasting impact? Contact us today and let’s work together to make it happen.

Our Partners

Collaborate with us to evolve Venture Café

Would you like to lend your expertise to Venture Café and our community?

Our Innovation Partner Program connects us with expert consultants and advisors who provide us with valuable insights and assist with project management for new development initiatives designed to enhance the Venture Café experience.

These Innovation Partners are key in the evolution of Venture Café and progressing our core mission: innovation is for everyone, and isolation is the enemy of innovation.

Why partner with Venture Café?
Each Café offers high-touch programming, storytelling, and broad innovation engagement through our flagship programs and a localized approach. Venture Café provides the connective tissue to uncover and link the various parts of an innovation ecosystem by amplifying the work of partners and convening the community weekly. We are industry and discipline agnostic.
Each Thursday Gathering convenes hundreds of innovators weekly, but it doesn’t end there. We offer equity driven innovation programs, Innovation Bridges, soft landing programs and many more.
Thought leadership
Position your brand as the go-to expert in your field in innovation ecosystems around the world.
Brand Awareness
Increase your brand awareness and employer brand through our marketing channels to our built in communities of thousands of innovation minded, early adopters.
Talent Acquisition & Retention
Each week hundreds of people with unmatched expertise and passion join Venture Café events. Meet them. Collaborate with them. Hire them. Meanwhile, existing employees are engaged in knowledge exchange with local networks, and development opportunities as leaders in the innovation community.
Global Connection
Expand your reach with Venture Cafe's global network. Gain access to innovation districts, best practices and a growing community of innovators around the world.
Let's Be Creative!
There are so many ways we can create engagement. Contact us and let’s come up with an opportunity that fits your needs.

Social Good

We believe innovation is for everyone, that’s why every week we create a free, open doorway to the innovation ecosystem. You can help us create opportunities for all to take part in the innovation ecosystem.

Venture Café is committed to promoting Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging, as well as supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals. If you have a burning passion to make a difference in a specific area, let us know, and we’ll join forces to turn your vision into reality. At Venture Café, we are inspired by the power of collaboration and believe that together we can achieve extraordinary things. Join us in our quest to make a lasting impact on the world.



A sample of our engaging local activations
Innovation Ignite
Curate a full program at a Thursday Gathering
Innovation Infusion
Curate a part of a Thursday Gathering program.
Session Series
Host a session at 4 different Thursday Gatherings
Innovation Bridge
Get an impactful introduction to– and tour in a local innovation ecosystem
Innovation Expedition
Get an impactful introduction to a local innovation ecosystem
Innovation on Draft
Support our event by covering the bar cost
Fueling Innovation
Support our event by covering the food costs
Venture Café After Dark
Host an engaging a post Thursday Gathering event where arts and music is the focus
Let's be creative
There are so many ways we can create engagement. Contact us and let’s come up with an opportunity that fits your needs.

Global Network

Partnership Inquiry

Thank you for your interest in being a Venture Café partner! As a first step, please fill out the partnership inquiry form below. This will give us context with which to start a fruitful conversation.

We look forward to learning about how we can work together to create a lasting impact on the world.

Let’s make it happen!


Partnership Inquiry

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