Events

Co-Design, Design Thinking, Design-Driven Innovation, Inclusive Design, Authentic Engagement – these are just some of the buzzwords we hear nowadays but what does it really mean, what does it look like and what kind of impact can it have on...
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...
The National Employment Law Project estimates that 70 million people have a criminal record, making it almost impossible for nearly one in three adults to get a job – let alone an interview – if they check the box and...
Since the launch of the Eyewriter and Not Impossible Foundation, Mick has passionately studied the concept of “Impossible.” All the modern conveniences we see around us were once considered “impossible” by people who didn’t know any better. Synthetic fabrics, cell phones...
October 15, 2019
What’s your story? What’s meaningful about it? What about the stories of those around you? How can stories be leveraged to make the world a better place? In this workshop, take a first crack at writing version-1 of your story...
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 installation is part of the series ‘paper sculptures’. The paper sculptures are a symbiosis of an object and the human body to capture the interaction between humans and their perceived environment. The observer is supposed to dive into an...
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....
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...
Using Facebook language to predict depression? Twitter as a potential data source for cardiovascular disease research? The relationship between Google search volume and cancer incidence? Learn how researchers at the Penn Medicine Center for Digital Health are mapping the human...