As sponsors, the crew at Delphic has been gearing up for Philly Tech Week in a big way and are super stoked to head further into the heart of the city to connect with members of the Philly tech community. From marketing events to dev talks to happy hours, Delphic will be representing in full force!
Check out our schedule below to see where you can find us throughout the week.
Everyone’s excited about the start of Philly Tech Week 2015, and what better way to kick off the festivities than with the nectar of the gods? Join Tonic Design Co. at La Colombe in Fishtown for a coffee-driven networking event with Philly’s best geeks.
Friday, April 17 8:00am-10:00am
La Colombe Torrefaction – Fishtown 1335 Frankford Ave
Get your stumble on and visit 12 of Philadelphia’s finest tech companies at our first Startup Crawl. Each of them will open their doors (and their kegs!) for anyone interested in learning more about local entrepreneurship and tech.
Friday, April 17 4:00pm-8:00pm
The first ever Rad Awards is a celebration hosted by Rad-Girls.com honoring women who inspire others in the fields of technology, media, culture and business. This event is 21+.
Saturday, April 18 7:00pm-10:00pm
The Dreaming Building – 618 N Front Street
Celebrate some of Philadelphia’s most exciting tech hubs at the Innovation Mapped Party presented by Chevrolet. Show up early to receive a poster version of the map, illustrated by Leslie Zacharkow. Meet members of the locations listed and enjoy casual networking, free beer and light snacks.
Sunday, April 19 4:30pm-6:30pm
Pipeline Philly, The Graham Building – 30 S 15th Street 15th Floor
*Not an official PTW event but worth a mention –
The Future of Data-Driven Content
Join analytics professionals from EPAM, RJMetrics, and Seer Interactive as they discuss the ins and outs of data-driven content. What does it mean? How is analytics influencing content decisions? Can the data steer you wrong? What does the future hold for SEO?
Monday, April 20 6:00 PM- 8:00pm
Join us for a panel discussion on women’s leadership in the tech world. Enjoy an engaging and energetic conversation led by radio show host, author and entrepreneur, Franne McNeal, as she introduces us to five senior leaders in the Philadelphia region. They’ll share their perspectives on what’s needed to succeed in the technology field, their own trials and triumphs and a frank discussion on when “women’s accomplishment” become just “accomplishments.”
Monday, April 20 6:00pm-9:00pm
Pyramid Club – 1735 Market Street 19103 52nd Floor
“Marketing Technology: Ain’t What It Used To Be,” presented by Point.io will provide an in-depth, interactive discussion by experts covering insight into how managing big data, aggregation, algorithms, tag management, testing & analytics, scoring and optimization can streamline your sales process, how to create an ideal conversation with customers and prospects using technology that replicates the skills of your best people, and more
Tuesday, April 21 8:00am-10:00am
Innovation Center @3401 – 3401 Market Street
The Future of Digital Marketing Event is Philly Tech Week’s marquee Media Conference. This full day event will focus on digital trends that marketers, agencies, content producers, and startups need to know. Thought leaders will walk us through marketing challenges-and how to solve them.
Tuesday, April 2110:00am-6:30pm
Impact Hub – 1227 N. 4th Street Philadelphia PA, 19122
Online contests can be an effective tool to gather and share content with new audiences and engage consumers and communities in new ways. During the last two years, SCP, a socially responsible communications firm in Wayne, PA, has designed and executed half a dozen successful contests to raise awareness about issues related to health care, caregiving, intergenerational connection, and even bridge design.
Tuesday, April 21 11:00am-12:00pm
City Year Philadelphia – 2221 Chestnut Street 19103
Come learn how to take your blog and digital pursuits to the next level. This panel is an interactive discussion with area bloggers on how to leverage your digital profile for branding, business opportunities, and making steps to becoming a digital entrepreneur.
Tuesday, April 21 5:30pm-7:30pm
Amado Recital Hall – 3401 Spruce Street
The Design Slam is a collaborative event in user experience design where participants compete in teams to develop the best design solution for a given challenge. The 2015 Design Slam is an opportunity to work side-by-side with your fellow user experience professionals. Each team will develop a compelling solution to this year’s challenge using the materials provided. Teams will pitch their designs to the group and a panel of judges will select the winning design. Spectators are welcome.
Tuesday, April 21 6:00pm-9:00pm
Artisan Mobile – 234 Market St
Join Zivtech and the Philadelphia Drupal Community for a special Philly Tech Week meetup, featuring Drupal core and contrib über contributor: Tim Plunkett. Tim currently works as a Software Engineer at Acquia, and worked at Stanford University and Zivtech prior to that.
Tuesday, April 21 6:30pm-9:00pm
Zivtech Headquarters – The Philadelphia Building, 1315 Walnut St. Suite 1315
Our region’s food entrepreneurs are an impressive group. We’ve invited many to demo or sample their products to a room filled with Philly’s Tech scene, including media, investors, politicians, innovators, entrepreneurs, and prospective customers. The networking will be high caliber. We’ll have a guest speaker, likely a very successful food entrepreneur. We’ll also have our regular cast of sponsors to keep the event free to attend or exhibit.
Wednesday, April 22 6:30pm-8:30pm
Above CityCoHo – 2401 Walnut St. 2nd floor
Artists, data scientists, technology geeks, graphic artists, computer science nerds, students and the inquisitive all come together for networking, some know how, prizes, refreshments and a one hour competition to show their finest visualization of data sets (provided 48 hours in advance) on one HUGE screen in Saint Joseph University’s Haub School Mandeville Hall. Judge’s will be from around the local area including Acumen Analytics’ own George Brunner and a Surprise Local Celebrity Judge.
Wednesday, April 22 5:00pm-8:00pm
Saint Joseph’s University – 5600 City Avenue Haub School of Business
Learn directly from Google experts about Internet Advertising and how you can utilize it to gain leads and sales. Along with Google, Nerds Do It Better online marketing experts will be available to provide you with a complimentary evaluation of your online efforts.
Thursday, April 23 10:30am-12:30pm
Impact Hub – 1227 N 4th St
Join us for an afternoon of high-level dev talks focused around problem solving and innovative solutions. You’ll hear from over 15 dev experts talking about real world scenarios and the tools they’re using.
Thursday, April 23 1:00pm-7:00pm
PHMC – 1500 Market Street East Tower, Lower Mezzanine
There are many companies and organizations in the Philadelphia area doing business globally. So how do you gain international recognition for the work you’re doing? And how do you connect with customers and clients around the world? Slice Communications has put together a panel of experts who have done it and have stories to share.
Thursday, April 23 5:00pm-7:00pm
Slice Communications – 111 Independence Mall East Suite 340
Come out to the annual premiere Philly Tech Week Signature Event, a cocktail reception meets an interactive local technology expo and demo party. This year’s event will be held in the lobby and concourse of Comcast, the city’s tallest building.
This is a celebration of the broad Philadelphia technology community with all of Philly Tech Week’s attendees, sponsors and organizers.
Friday, April 24 7:30pm-10:00pm
Comcast Center – 1701 John F Kennedy Blvd