Tomorrow Tour: The Future of Philadelphia Innovation

January 27, 2016
Quorum at University City Science Center
3711 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA



Tomorrow Tour Philadelphia agenda

Introductions

Chris Wink, Technical.ly and Sam Schwartz, Comcast NBCUniversal

Innovation Cluster Case Studies

Rick Nucci, Guru
Prasanna Krishnan, SmartyPAL
Archna Sahay, City of Philadelphia
Scott Andes, Brookings Institute
Keith Orris, Drexel University

Panel Discussion: Philadelphia's position in national entrepreneurship and local tech community development trends.

Yasmine Mustafa, ROAR for Good
Brendan Lowry, Curalate
Keith Leaphart, Replica Creative
Danielle Cohn, Comcast NBCUniversal
Tony Sorrentino, University of Pennsylvania

Moderated by Zack Seward, Technical.ly

Resource Brainstorming led by:

Sylvester Mobley, Coded by Kids
Michael Maher, Howzer
Jeff Friedman, Microsoft
Ather Sharif, EvoXLabs
Laurie Actman, University of Pennsylvania
Tracey Welson-Rossman, Chariot Solutions
Rakia Reynolds, Skai Blue Media

Keynote Q&A on Curalate's Growth

Apu Gupta, Curalata

Roundtable Discussion

Sara Merriman, City of Philadelphia
Gabriel Mandujano, Wash Cycle Laundry
Brock Weatherup, Philly Startup Leaders
Jon Gosier, Cross Valley Partners

Moderated by Juliana Reyes, Technical.ly