Events

October 15, 2019
This is a particularly exciting time for nutritionists since so many individuals are taking responsibility for maintaining and enhancing their health. We are committed to the discovery of new information about the relationships between diet, physical activity, health and disease...
October 16, 2019
The future of work is coming. Some would say that it is already here. Amid the headlines predicting loss of jobs due to automation and other changes brought by artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, and autonomous systems, it’s clear that...
Located in the heart of the Westphal College of Media Arts & Design’s URBN Center, the Immersive Research Lab (or IRL) is a space dedicated to the study and research of immersive media including VR, AR and other technologies. The...
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...
The gap in voter turnout among people with disabilities, compared to other voters, highlights significant barriers to voting. The Philadelphia Autism Project and City Commissioner Al Schmidt, who oversees the voting process in Philadelphia, are working together on specific resources...
Today, slaves are working on cocoa farms in West Africa, and many of them are children. With a vision of 100% slave-free chocolate, Tony’s Chocolonely is the Netherlands #1 chocolate brand leading by example to show other companies that chocolate...
October 15, 2019
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
Join us for a panel discussion with Dave Raymond, the original Phillie Phanatic and one of the creative minds that delivered the newest Philadelphia mascot. Learn all you ever wanted to know about the Gritty project.
Healthcare is in its most rapid transformation phase in a century. The evolution of real financial incentives to promote quality and efficiency has picked up critical momentum, altering the way we think about the value of care and how to...
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...