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A dynamic hub for innovation, entrepreneurship and technology development, the University City Science Center's programs, events, and services support ventures from idea to IPO - and beyond.


Nucleus 2016

Celebrate the Science Center's entrepreneurs, innovators & visionaries on September 29th

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Smart Talk After Hours: Meet the Philly Tech Media
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Lunch for Hungry Minds with Dr. Albert Giovenella
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Featured Program

Esther Klein Gallery

EKG programming uses the creative arts as a platform to explore the relationships between art, science and technology.

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Our Economic Impact

Graduate firms and current residents of the Science Center’s business incubator support one out of every 100 jobs in Greater Philadelphia and drive $12.9 billion in economic activity in the region annually.

- University City Science Center: an Economic Catalyst for Greater Philadelphia
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Generative Luminance by Soo Sunny Park; Halkin Mason Photography

Check out this artistic look at the...

You shouldn’t expect the Esther Klein Gallery to offer a run-of-the-mill art exhibit. After all,...

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Exploring The Lifestages Of An...

Like all organisms, entrepreneurs experience life stages. But instead of birth, childhood,...

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Featured Success Stories

Avid Radiopharmaceuticals

In a field like Alzheimer’s disease where there are still uncertainties, being able to grow in stages has helped Avid and is a testament to the commitment of the Science Center to help startup companies achieve their development goals.

- Michael Krautkramer, Vice President of Operations at Avid Radiopharmaceuticals
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