PTW16 Mayoral Tech Town Hall

By Technically Philly (other events)

Monday, May 2 2016 6:30 PM 8:30 PM EST

During last year’s Philly Tech Week, held one of the city’s largest Mayoral Forums — with more than 400 attendees hearing from the leading candidates for Philadelphia mayor on their stances around tech issues like open data policy, small business support and workforce development.

Now, after winning in a landslide victory, hear Mayor Jim Kenney speak with a handful of Philadelphia tech and entrepreneurship community leaders on stage about his priorities and theirs. The panel will in panel will include:

  • Dr. Keith Leaphart, DO, MBA President & CEO, Replica Creative and
  • Bryan Mercer, Executive Director, Media Mobilizing Project
  • Stephen Tang, Ph.D. MBA, President & CEO, University City Science Center
  • Courtney Wilburn, Developer, O3 World

Audience members will have the chance to contribute their own questions via Twitter. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear how this administration approaches innovation policy and economic development alongside many of this city’s most prominent leaders.


6:30pm: Registration
7:00pm: Welcome
7:15pm: On-stage Q&A with Mayor Kenney
8:30pm: Close




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