A List of Philadelphia Innovation & Technology Events

Looking to make connections, learn new skills, and show off your tech expertise? Philly is home to dozens of technology events, covering everything from healthcare innovation to big data.

We went through our calendars over the last year and identified some of our favorite innovation, startup, and technology events in Philadelphia.

Startup events

Get your company out there and discover new partners and investors. These events are a great place to further your startup journey. (You should also check out our list of Philly capital resources.)

PACT philadelphiapact.com 9/26/18
Startups, investment
PACT Phorum philadelphiapact.com Spring 2019
Startups, investment
Philly Tech Week phillytechweek.com Spring 2019
Startups, community
PSL Entrepreneur Expo phillystartupleaders.org Spring 2019
Startups, community
PACT TiE Pitch Event philadelphiapact.com Summer 2019
Startups, investment


Student events

Innovation starts with education. Check out these events to connect with the students and educators shaping Philly’s tech future.

PCI I-Corps Showcase pci.upenn.edu Fall 2018 Student, startups
Klein News Innovation Camp kleincamp.com 10/13/18
Student, journalism
PCI Celebration of Innovation pci.upenn.edu Spring 2019 Student, startups


Community events

From un-conferences to super meet ups – Philly’s tech scene is approachable, welcoming, and goes out of its way to offer something for everyone.

Super Meetup Super Meetup 9/25/18 Community
Women In Technology njtc.org 10/11/18
D&I, leadership
Data Jawn thedatalab.io Summer 2019
Big data
BarCamp barcampphilly.org November 10, 2018
Design, dev
Design, dev


Regular Meetups

Looking for something more low key? Philly’s Meetup scene is booming, with opportunities to network and learn away from the hustle and bustles of a conference.

Philly Content Strategy Meetup Monthly Design
Philly New Technology Meetup Meetup Monthly
ProductTank Philly Meetup Monthly
Design, dev
Design Brew Meetup Monthly


New Jersey, Delaware, & Philly burbs

Philly’s tech ecosystem extends well beyond the city line. Hop a train and break out of the urban bubble.

Tech360 Tech360 10/18/18
NET/WORK Suburbs NET/WORK Suburbs 10/18/18
Design, dev, jobs
TechDay njtc.org 11/8/18 Innovation
Bio+Tech18 Conference bio-techconference.com 9/20/18
Healthcare, innovation
Baltimore Innovation Week baltimoreinnovationweek.com 10/6/18
Startups, dev, design
FinTech 2018 njtc.org 9/12/18 Finance