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Drexel University’s Dr. Frank Lee projects civil dialogue seven stories tall for Philly Tech Week purpose

Oct. 6, 2020 11:00 am

Drexel University’s Dr. Frank Lee projects civil dialogue seven stories tall for Philly Tech Week

Lee and Gossamer Games brought together a large-scale art piece that put everyone’s voice into the public sphere in a physical way.
At Philly Tech Week, the example of a global nonprofit leveraging tech and human connection to eradicate poverty purpose

Sep. 23, 2020 8:30 am

At Philly Tech Week, the example of a global nonprofit leveraging tech and human connection to eradicate poverty

CARE’s community-based financial solutions drive social equity and gender justice.
To be a great innovator, learn to embrace and thrive in uncertainty purpose

Sep. 16, 2020 11:43 am

To be a great innovator, learn to embrace and thrive in uncertainty

Innovators tend to have a set of skills that allows them to better navigate uncertainty, abilities that can be learned and practiced, says guest columnist Todd Saxton.
INTER/VIEW 2020 on July 22 is now virtual and a featured PTW20 Virtual event purpose

Jul. 7, 2020 2:30 pm

INTER/VIEW 2020 on July 22 is now virtual and a featured PTW20 Virtual event

The day will feature panel conversations, lightning round chats, and a dedicated expo area where attendees can meet with some of Philly's top social impact organizations.
Power Moves: David Gould becomes executive director of the Sixers Youth Foundation people

Apr. 16, 2020 9:46 am

Power Moves: David Gould becomes executive director of the Sixers Youth Foundation

Plus, Najja Orr assumes leadership of the Philadelphia Corporation for the Aging, Technically Media says goodbye to Fatima Conteh, a top-level leadership change takes place at Philadelphia Lawyers for Social Equity, and more.
Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community purpose

May 13, 2019 6:00 am

Kensington Derby and Arts Festival celebrates on-the-fly inventiveness and spirit of community

The final event of #PTW19 brought together local businesses, artists and STEM-informed "human-powered transit."
3 ways to support women in STEM, according to 5 amazing women at #PTW19 purpose

May 9, 2019 2:15 pm

3 ways to support women in STEM, according to 5 amazing women at #PTW19

This panel discussion featured women who want to foster a greater sisterhood in science and inspire young girls to take part.
At #PTW19, encouragement for communities of color to consider lean startups purpose

May 9, 2019 7:00 am

At #PTW19, encouragement for communities of color to consider lean startups

Entrepreneur Greg Sampson: "We should be able to come up with and have access to the opportunities that lead to the exponential growth that something like a driverless truck would create."
B corps and nonprofits talk social impact through tech at #PTW19 purpose

May 7, 2019 6:56 am

B corps and nonprofits talk social impact through tech at #PTW19

“I learned that Philadelphia is a very service-oriented city,” said one audience member after the event at the Free Library's Parkway branch. “The panelists really care about their citizens."
Philly Tech Week: Top 5 picks for those who are ambivalent about attending purpose

May 3, 2019 4:23 pm

Philly Tech Week: Top 5 picks for those who are ambivalent about attending

Whether you consider yourself a tech maven or are just casually curious, #PTW19 has something for everyone.

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