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We're Going Virtual

Virtual FAQ

WHY IS VENTURE CAFÉ PHILADELPHIA GOING DIGITAL?

Our community and the safety of our members is paramount. It is for this reason we have made the prescient move to host our Thursday Gathering online, for the foreseeable future.

We encourage you to pivot with us, and support our quick decision – we have your best interests at heart.

HOW LONG WITH VENTURE CAFE PHILADELPHIA STAY DIGITAL?

For the foreseeable future given the current COVID-19 situation.

WHEN ARE THE ONLINE WEBINARS BEING HELD?

You can join our Digital Thursday Gathering every Thursday from 3:00pm-8:00pm. We will continue to create and deliver valuable experiences through our online webinars, discussions, panels, office hours and live chats. 

Instructions on how to join can be found on each event page.

HOW CAN I JOIN THE ONLINE SESSIONS? 

Each online session has its own registration link with Zoom.  Please visit our event page where you will see our upcoming sessions and webinars, where you can join from anywhere you are! 

WHO CAN JOIN THE ONLINE SESSIONS? 

We truly believe innovation is for everyone. We encourage students, startups, entrepreneurs, corporates, investors and other organizations.

WHAT’S ZOOM? 

Zoom is a free online video conferencing platform.

DO I NEED TO DOWNLOAD ZOOM?

We HIGHLY suggest you download the Zoom client in order to participate. You can open a zoom link in your web browser, but to take full advantage of the program, we highly suggest that you download it to your desktop or mobile device to join.

DO I NEED A ZOOM ACCOUNT TO JOIN?

No, you don’t need a Zoom account to join our Digital Thursday Gatherings.  Just register and enjoy!

DO I NEED TO REGISTER TO ATTEND A DIGITAL THURSDAY GATHERING?

Yes, you’ll need to check in to the event between 3:00PM – 8:00PM EDT on Thursday to join the gathering.

WILL MY ATTENDANCE NUMBER STILL GO UP?

Absolutely it will! After you register for the event!