Introducing the ThinkFest Salon Series — conversations with the boldest thinkers in Philadelphia.
June ThinkFest Salon
Real estate developer Bart Blatstein and Philadelphia magazine editor-in-chief Tom McGrath discuss casinos, building neighborhoods, and how developers are changing the face of Philadelphia.
Date: Monday, June 10
Time: 6-7 PM
Location: The Auditorium at The Barnes
2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
ThinkFest is a multi-day event, where we bring the brightest minds and most innovative local thinkers to you. Sign up to be the first to know about our fall event. #ThinkFest
Comcast Chairmain and CEO Brian L. Roberts and Philadelphia magazine Editor-in-Chief Tom McGrath discussed the future of media.
Drexel LeBow ThinkTank
Chat with Drexel LeBow faculty about your big idea and weigh in on the city's most pressing issues.
Donna De Carolis, Ph.D.
Associate Vice Provost for entrepreneurship education at Drexel University and a frequent business commentator on KYW Newsradio
Executive Director at Drexel University's Baiada Institute for Entrepreneurship and founding president of First Serve Strategies
Stan Ridgley, Ph.D.
Assistant Clinical Professor of Management at Drexel University's LeBow College of Business, a former military intelligence officer, and author of The Complete Guide to Business School Presenting
Subaru Inspiration Station
Meet Jason Kernevich and Dustin Summers from the award-winning local design and illustration studio, Heads of State, and get a behind-the-scenes look at the artwork for Subaru's new regional campaign.
Sessions: 10:15-10:45AM & 11:45AM-12:00PM
Shift your perspective. Stop here to tweet, post, write, charge, or start a conversation. Plus, enter to win the new iPad mini, so you can think even smarter!
Join the conversation on Twitter: #thinkfest
Head Outside. Explore. Then, share your thoughts on the BEST innovation of the 21st Century in a unique and interactive way.
1:15PM | Downstairs Lobby
Network and nosh with your peers, our speakers, and today's entertainment.