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.)

PACTphiladelphiapact.com9/26/18
Startups, investment
PACT Phorumphiladelphiapact.comSpring 2019
Startups, investment
Philly Tech Weekphillytechweek.comSpring 2019
Startups, community
PSL Entrepreneur Expophillystartupleaders.orgSpring 2019
Startups, community
PACT TiE Pitch Eventphiladelphiapact.comSummer 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 Showcasepci.upenn.eduFall 2018Student, startups
Klein News Innovation Campkleincamp.com10/13/18
Student, journalism
PCI Celebration of Innovationpci.upenn.eduSpring 2019Student, 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 MeetupSuper Meetup9/25/18Community
Women In Technologynjtc.org10/11/18
D&I, leadership
Data Jawnthedatalab.ioSummer 2019
Big data
BarCampbarcampphilly.orgNovember 10, 2018
Design, dev
NET/WORKNET/WORKSpring 2019
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 StrategyMeetupMonthlyDesign
Philly New Technology MeetupMeetupMonthly
Innovation
ProductTank PhillyMeetupMonthly
Design, dev
Design BrewMeetupMonthly
Design

 

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.

Tech360Tech36010/18/18
Innovation
NET/WORK SuburbsNET/WORK Suburbs10/18/18
Design, dev, jobs
TechDaynjtc.org11/8/18Innovation
Bio+Tech18 Conferencebio-techconference.com9/20/18
Healthcare, innovation
Baltimore Innovation Weekbaltimoreinnovationweek.com10/6/18
Startups, dev, design
FinTech 2018njtc.org9/12/18Finance