University City Science Center

Event Highlights

Office Hours

Apr
7

Quorum Office Hours brings Michael Bertoni of Philly Tech Co. to Quorum to meet one-on-one with entrepreneurs and answer their questions on digital and social selling solutions. Click here for more information.

Coffee & Capital

Apr
9

Coffee & Capital brings Jeffrey Snellenburg of PA Angel Network to Quorum  to meet with a small group of entrepreneurs over coffee and a light breakfast for an informal Q&A session about funding and pitching. Click here to learn more.

Browser Base at New EKG Exhibit!

Apr
10

Browser Base, a new exhibit at the University City Science Center’s Esther Klein Gallery, explores the boundaries and inherent tension between the digital realm and the physical world. The opening reception for Browser Base will be held on Friday, April 10 from 5:00 – 7:30 p.m. at EKG. EKG is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

250 Miles Crossing Philadelphia Film Screening and Q&A with PolakVanBekkum!

Apr
16

In this project you can follow the daily life in the city. You will see and hear the minute by minute movements and sounds of a selected amount of people and objects. Although you will constantly hear reality, you will only see the movements within Google Earth

The screening and artist Q&A takes place on Thursday, April 16 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. at The Rotunda in University City. There’s a $5 – $10 suggested donation for admission. Tickets are available here.

Lunch For Hungry Minds

Apr
21

Lunch For Hungry Minds brings Dr. Dmitry Temiakov, an Associate professorof Biology from Rowan University. Dr. Temiakov and his colleagues have discovered a molecular ‘switch’ that controls replication and transcription of mitochondria DNA, a finding that could influence the development of therapies for cancer as well as developmental processes related to fertility and aging. Click here to read more.

Philadelphia Science Festival : The Science of Networking

Apr
28

The know-how to build a robust professional network is a valuable skill set to have, especially in STEM fields. Don’t miss this showcase of the science behind networking and illustrate (for both students and professionals) the how’s and why’s of building a great network. Put your new skills to work during a post-program networking session with industry leaders... Click here for more information.

Coffee & Capital

May
7

Coffee & Capital brings Brett Topche of MentorTech Ventures to Quorum to meet with a small group of entrepreneurs over coffee and a light breakfast for an informal Q&A session about funding and pitching. Click here to read more.

Smart Talk: Pet360 to PetSmart

May
12

Hear Brock Weatherup’s story and insight on building a multimillion dollar company (Pet360) and earning a leadership role with PetSmart. Smart Talk gives start-ups and growing companies a look at best practices and business strategies from industry leaders in the region. Read more.

Lunch for Hungry Minds

May
13

Quorum brings CIS professor H. Andrew Schwartz  from the University of Pennsylvania to talk about the analyzing of social media and psychological and health insights. Click here to learn more.

Start-Up Happy Hour & Vendor Fair

May
13

Save the Date! Join the University City Science Center along with 20+ service providers that cater to early-stage tech companies for a Vendor Fair and Happy Hour. Invited vendors will represent the accounting, insurance, lab services, legal services, payroll/HR, talent search, and others. Click here to read more.

For a complete listing of regional events, go to our Regional Calendar