Events

While you’ve been stuck in traffic, transportation leaders in Philadelphia and Pennsylvania have been working on creative and innovative ways to keep people moving. From planes and trains, to automobiles, buses, bicycles and roadways, get a traffic copter view of...
It’s a challenge: improve a neighborhood to attract new businesses and residents without displacing the existing ones. Community leaders take a hard look at the fine line between renewal and extinction and new ways to keep communities intact during every...
When Philadelphia was invited by Amazon to compete against other cities to be the location for the company’s next headquarters, the City of Brotherly Love and Sisterly Affection rose to the occasion. Philadelphia made the short list, but in the...
From politics and good government, to planning, economic development and business, meet the next generation of Philadelphians who are taking the reins and shaping Philly’s future.
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...
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...
If the pen is mightier than the sword, what does that make 140 characters on Twitter? What happened to civil and respectful discourse, and what can be done to redirect the conversation.
The challenges facing Philadelphia and the nation are often the result of man-made policies and practices fueled by racial bias and structural inequality. Unfortunately, many of the solutions to those challenges also perpetuate these biases, for example, facial recognition software...
The Millennial generation is now the largest segment of the workforce population. A “problem” for some senior managers, but a boon to most leading-edge organizations that are attracting and retaining the best and the brightest starts in the Millennial galaxy....
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...