Events

How safe is your data? Protecting yourself is proving to be more challenging as hackers’ knowledge and abilities become increasingly sophisticated. Data breaches from retail, restaurants, and financial institutions are becoming a common occurrence. Learn the unexpected places your personal...
This event requires pre-registration to reserve your spot. Please arrive 15-30 minutes early to check in. If you have not arrived 10 minutes prior to the start of the event, you may lose your place and will put on the...
October 15, 2019
The success of the Navy Yard redevelopment is rooted in a foundation of sustainability. Please join your “tour guides” from PIDC, PECO and SEPTA for a guided tour of the Navy Yard via one of SEPTA’s newly commissioned electric buses....
Have you ever considered a career change? Is it too late if you’re well established in your career? Join John Younger, MD. VP Science and Technology for the University City Science Center as he shares his journey from practicing MD...
This presentation will cover an overview of the development of the Virtua Center for Innovation which was started two and a half years ago. We will detail out the development of our approach, business model, and current project portfolio highlights....
Since 2000, The Wistar Institute’s two-year Biomedical Technician Training program has helped prepare Community College of Philadelphia students for jobs in a variety of academic research settings and at biomedical, biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies. Learn how Wistar’s new Biomedical Research...
Urban Ag & Tech – learn to use basic materials and simple programmable sensors to grow food and specialty crops anywhere, anytime. Fun, interactive and thought provoking discussion about who controls agriculture, and how urban agriculture can rise as an...
October 15, 2019
Chris Gould, Exelon’s Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Chief Innovation and Sustainability Officer shares insights on the issue of climate change as gained from a personal expedition to Antarctica. Connecting the evolutions of innovation to the climate change...
October 16, 2019
Pathways to Deep Decarbonization initiative is a is a global collaboration of energy research teams charting practical pathways to deeply reducing greenhouse gas emissions in their own countries.
October 16, 2019
Electric vehicles (EV) will play a key part in the future of transportation. Please join Jackie Golden from PECO as she leads a panel discussion with three of the most innovative thinkers on the advancements in transportation electrification. Hear how...