Everything You Need to Know for ThinkFest Today
It’s finally here: ThinkFest 2016 starts now.
Ticket holders are in for a day of networking, storytelling, conversing, innovating and more – and it’s all kicking off this morning at the Michael A. Nutter Theatre in the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
If you’re not there, don’t fret: you can watch the discussions unfold live on Facebook. Plus, follow the magazine on Twitter and Instagram for updates, and post with #ThinkFest to join the conversation. It’s one you won’t want to miss.
Here’s the schedule of speakers:
King of Prussia and the Revenue of the Suburbs
The First Philly Unicorn? Notes on the Philly Tech Scene
Apu Gupta & Bob Moul
Black Lives Matter: Inside a Movement
Asa Khalif & Tamala Edwards
Innovation in Business, Sports and Philanthropy: A Conversation
HomeGrown Farms, Winner of “The Pitch”
Why Philadelphia Needs School Choice
The Quick-Serve Revolution
Nicole Marquis, Steve Cook, Justin Rosenberg & Danya Henninger
Institutional Power: Why Philly Needs World-Class Brands
Madeline Bell & Lucinda Duncalfe
Generational Poverty: Solving Philly’s Most Enduring Problem
Otis Bullock Jr. & Farah Jimenez
Are Parks the Key to Philly’s Future?
Kathryn Ott Lovell
Show Me the Money: Rethinking the City’s Bottom Line
Keystone State Boychoir, featuring Bobby Hill
Harnessing the Power & Potential of Immigrant Entrepreneurs
Post-Election Hangover: Border Walls, Email Servers, and How We Move On From Here
Sasha Issenberg & Hallie Jackson