events Archives - Philly


Oct. 4, 2021 4:37 pm

‘The Zoomousity’ was the wackiest Zoom meeting ever — and I loved it

Reporter Michael Butler recounts the virtual, interactive Fringe Festival event that turned Zoom meetings upside down for a wacky and cathartic experience. One lesson? Interactivity is key.

Oct. 1, 2021 3:35 pm

Events Roundup: 9 ways you can network, learn to code and job h(a)unt this October

Boo! This month, find a handful of festivals and meetups diving into design, tech and media — from Philly Music Fest's Tech Tour to a Django Girls programming workshop.

Sep. 20, 2021 1:24 pm

Preparing students for a STEM career will take collaboration. Just ask these educational partners

The heads of Montgomery County Community College and DC's Challenger Center on how their orgs work together to offer hands-on science and tech education, and the importance of engaging learners of all backgrounds.

Sep. 3, 2021 1:28 pm

Events Roundup: Welcome a fresh fall start with these September tech and biz opportunities

Hit refresh this LDW, then add these events from the likes of the Science Center, PACT, the Chamber of Commerce and Campus Philly to your calendar.

Sep. 2, 2021 10:36 am

What Philly Startup Leaders envisions for the next 5 years: equity, a global identity and workforce development

Director Isabelle Kent shares details of the entrepreneurship org's new series of goals and programs, which keep a focus on connection and equity as it looks toward the future.

Aug. 31, 2021 1:46 pm

Women in tech: ‘Seeing me in a visible leadership role has made them feel comfortable in the space’

Four woman technologists discuss the reasons women need support from each other in a male-dominated field, and how to give it.

Aug. 23, 2021 2:35 pm

Resource Roundup: Join the Entrepreneurs Access Network for Black and Latinx-led companies

Plus, weigh in on panels for March's SXSW, apply for a retail pharmacy accelerator, and get some federal money for STEM education and training.

Aug. 19, 2021 10:08 am

10 years of Women in Tech Summit: Celebrate with a virtual conference and hybrid event this fall

The org also has a call out for speakers to lead a session or a hands-on workshop. Apply though Oct. 15.

Aug. 4, 2021 11:33 am

VC raises make headlines, but don’t forget there are other ways to raise capital for your startup

Every investor looks for high-growth startups, but not every founder should look for venture capital. Kamp founder Phil Castro makes the case for crowdfunding, pitch competitions and other funding strategies ahead of Aug. 21's IRL Day Kamp event.

Aug. 3, 2021 4:41 pm

Events Roundup: Fill your August calendar with Slack AMAs, pitch events and IRL hiring fairs

We spotted a mix of virtual and in-person tech events happening this month. Per City of Philadelphia guidance, you probably want to bring a mask if you're heading out into the world.

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