Events

The Maxwell Football Club presents three local partners who are innovating in performance, safety, and health – and changing the game for athletes. Their technological advancements include strength and conditioning programs to “max out” performance; protective mouth guards for contact...
E-bikes, flying cars and Hyperloop are among the latest and greatest transportation technologies poised to transform how we get from Point A to Point B. What has been done related to these cutting-edge technologies? What has been deployed, and what...
Philly sits at the heart of the East Coast innovation corridor, and is increasingly leading innovations in life sciences, healthcare and technology—with the 3rd ranked start-up ecosystem in the country. That growth is powered by increasingly diverse innovators—in fact, Philadelphia’s...
Dealing with fresh food, a perishable commodity that is expensive to reliably transport without loss or damage, is a challenge for vendors and purveyors. Modern-day shipping methods have made great strides over the years, and innovative fresh food markets are...
Philadelphia is known for great engineering schools that produce great inventors and innovators. But what’s next? How does the next generation move beyond innovative products and services and become empowered to create innovative companies and organizations?
Chew on this: The Drexel Food Lab in the Department of Food and Hospitality Management, in collaboration with partners, has designed food alternatives to pharmaceuticals. How can specific healthy foods, rather than drugs, be used to target disease?
How can today’s companies invest in tomorrow’s leaders? By providing work-based experiences for youth, businesses can help Philadelphia’s future doctors, engineers, and entrepreneurs access real-world experience and build a talent pipeline. An innovative design model is leading the way to...
October 16, 2019
In this “new economy,” more and more non-technical entrepreneurs find themselves needing to adapt to a more technical world. Oftentimes, software isn’t spoken in plain English, intimidating many who recognize they need to learn and adapt. This workshop will give...
Sending a person to space is arguably the greatest example of innovation in human history, an experience still reserved for only the brightest, most capable, and elite explorers. Former NASA astronaut Dr. Guion (“Guy”) Bluford, Jr. is among that select...
Sports tech companies are transforming the way sports content is delivered and consumed but face challenges in reaching key decision makers at the professional team and league level. Join The Call-Up, an inaugural event opportunity for a select number of...