PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Deep-dive discussions, hackathons, a scavenger hunt for teenagers, the seventh annual Philly Tech Week begins, with the promise of “one thing for everybody.”
There’s an augmented and digital actuality boot camp for non-income. A ‘bar crawl’ of types throughout the town’s innovation scene. An expo for entrepreneurs.
“Near one hundred startups are going to be there speaking about jobs they’ve obtainable, what merchandise which are launching, it truly is an enormous occasion the place you possibly can take a broad take a look at what Philly’s tech group is all about,” stated Roberto Torres, lead reporter for Technically Philly, the organizer of the occasion.
Monday brings a tech city corridor with Mayor Kenney. Later within the week, a mother or father-daughter coding workshop.
“We shut issues off on Friday, the fifth, with our signature occasion. Historically the most effective events within the Philadelphia tech group, it’s occurring this yr at UPenn’s Pennovation Middle in Grays Ferry,” stated Torres.
See all of the occasions at PhillyTechWeek.com.