PhillyTech wanted to help the community in the Philadelphia region and put together our list of the top 10 organizations and groups in Philly Tech. You can review the list and click on the links below to access their site directly.
Philly Startup Leaders is a community of startup entrepreneurs dedicated to helping each other on their entrepreneurial journeys.
Philly Tech Week 2016 is presented by ComcastÂ and is Technical.ly Phillyâ€™s sixth annual week-long celebration of technology and innovation happening April 29 – May 7.Â In 2015, more than 25,000 people attended 150+ events organized by 300 partners.
Philly New Technology Meetup supports the vibrant and growing Philadelphia tech community. TheirÂ goal is to help build a sustainable technology industry that drives innovation, economic growth, and creates positive change for our local communities and the world.Â
First Round CapitalÂ the most active seed-stage venture firm in the country â€“ and collectively theirÂ partners have helped fund and start over 200 companies, so thereâ€™s not much theyÂ havenâ€™t seen before. TheyÂ believe in collective teamwork: each portfolio company gets the support of the entire First Round Capital family, not just one board member.
DreamIt Ventures is ranked by Forbes as one of the top 10 business accelerators in the world, Dreamit brings the right people together to drive progressive innovation and real business velocity. Dreamit has launched over 220 companies that have gone on to raise in excess of $275M and are collectively worth nearly $1.5B including LevelUp, SeatGeek, BioBots, Adaptly, Parsely, Meerkat, and more.
Founded in 1963, the Science Center is the oldest and largest urban research park in the United States. They areÂ a dynamic hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and technology development in the Greater Philadelphia region.Â TheirÂ 31 nonprofit shareholders include many of the distinguished colleges, universities, hospitals, and research institutions located throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware.
The team at Technical.ly grows local technology communities by connecting organizations and people through news, events and services. TheyÂ provide original editorial, expert programming and tools which improve recruitment, marketing, community cultivation and economic development. TheyÂ serve technologists, entrepreneurs and people who care about technologyâ€™s local impact.
Philly Tech News coversÂ the tech scene in the Philadelphia Metro region, with a focus on new ventures, enterprise software, media & telecom, the Cloud, and cutting edge technologies and trends. TheyÂ try to relate things that are happening locally to both a national and global context, and bring a business perspective to technology issues.
Startup Weekend Philadelphia shows you what it takes to succeed as a startup. In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup. As you learn how to create a real company, you’ll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started.
Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT)â€™s vision isÂ to be the go-to resource for fast growing companies, and a driver of entrepreneurship and innovation in the Philadelphia region. Their mission is to provide our members with valuable content and connections to capital, coaching, and customers that will accelerate their growth and success, and to collaborate with other organizations to drive innovation and entrepreneurship in the region.