ThinkFest 2016

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ThinkFest Recap: 3 Takeaways From Stephen Tang on Immigrant Entrepreneurs

University City Science Center president and CEO Stephen Tang made a compelling case for immigrant entrepreneurs at ThinkFest on Tuesday. The son of two Chinese […]

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ThinkFest Recap: 3 Takeaways From Madeline Bell on CHOP’s Future

Before Madeline Bell became president and CEO of CHOP, she was the hospital’s chief operating officer for eight years — and before ever getting into […]

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ThinkFest Recap: 4 Takeaways From Eric Goldstein on the Revenge of the Suburbs

  When it comes to reports of millennials abandoning suburbs for cities, don’t believe the hype, King of Prussia District (KOP-BID) executive director Eric Goldstein […]

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ThinkFest Recap: 3 Takeaways From Otis Bullock Jr. on Generational Poverty

Otis Bullock Jr. still remembers the first time he understood the depths of the poverty that he was born into in North Philadelphia. It was 1996, […]

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ThinkFest Recap: Allan Domb’s Three Steps to Righting the City’s Finances

On Tuesday afternoon, City Councilman and real estate man Allan Domb took to the stage at Philly Mag’s ThinkFest to do what he does best: […]

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ThinkFest Recap: 5 Takeaways From Apu Gupta on Philly’s Tech Scene

Unicorns are overrated. That’s according to Curalate CEO Apu Gupta. His startup may one day be valued at a billion dollars, but Gupta, in conversation with […]

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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 […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Kathryn Ott Lovell on Parks as the Key to Philly’s Future

Are parks the key to Philadelphia’s future? They’ve certainly been key to its past, saysKathryn Ott Lovell, commissioner of Philadelphia Parks and Recreation. And investing […]

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Last Chance for ThinkFest Tickets

The editors and marketing team of Philly Mag spend about a year planning ThinkFest. We recognized — all the way back in 2015 — that our […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Stephen Tang on the Power of Immigrant Entrepreneurs

While some argue that America has an immigration problem, others see immigration as the country’s greatest economic promise. Despite representing just 13 percent of the population, […]