PACT Times

June 2019

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Cover Story

PHL Innovation Picnic: Show Your Support!

Happening June 27, 2019

We’re proud co-organizers of the 3rd Annual PHL Innovation Picnic on June 27. We encourage you to join us and members of Philadelphia’s entrepreneurial ecosystem for an evening of connections and comradery. The PHL Innovation Picnic attracts a diverse group of people from the area’s tech scene, including entrepreneurs, investors, community builders, and tech leaders.

The last two years have collectively brought together 1,600 people from around the region and picnic-goers raised over $22,000 for local nonprofits dedicated to building the pipeline of future innovators.

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What's your story?

If you would like to write the cover story for upcoming editions of PACT Times, please contact Amanda Nardi Di Filippo by June 14.

News & Announcements

Non-Members: 20% Discount to Join PACT

Spring Member Drive ends June 30

Mentor Connect

Take advantage of our spring special with a 20% discount to become a PACT Member before it's too late. Offer ends June 30, 2019.

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Talent Connect: Find Jobs & Recruit Talent

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Login to update your employer profile and upload your open positions today! Now is the time to get connected to Philadelphia's talent community whether you're an employer or a job seeker!

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Calling for Mentors & Mentees!

Get Involved with Mentor Connect

Mentor Connect

Since the start of the pilot program in June 2016, Mentor Connect has grown to over 200 mentor sessions, 1,000 mentor volunteer hours, 71 mentors across all tech sectors / skill sets, and 64 CEO mentees from all stages of companies.

We're currently seeking successful CEO founders of entrepreneurial companies ready to give back AND startup companies looking for mentorship.

Please send your referral(s) to Jennifer Cohen.

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PACT Capital Conference 2019

Calling for Featured Companies by June 28


Featured company recruitment has begun! The PACT Capital Conference 2019 will bring its interactive Company Presentations that connect entrepreneurs to capital.

Whether you are raising capital now or in the next 12-24 months, we encourage you to submit a pitch deck and an optional 5 minute demo video to see if you are one of the chosen presenters at this year’s conference. This is your opportunity to shine in front of the capital investment community.

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Fintech Regulation: What Innovators and Investors Need to Know

June 11 | 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Vanguard | 425 Old Morehall Road, Malvern, PA 19355

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Technology Executive Roundtable

Exclusive Event for Senior IT Executives
PACT reserves the right to determine attendance eligibility.

June 13 | 8 - 10 a.m.
RSM | 518 Township Line Road Suite 300, Blue Bell, PA 19422

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SaaS Roundtable: Unlocking Growth in SaaS

Exclusive Event for SaaS Executives
PACT reserves the right to determine attendance eligibility.

June 14 | 8 - 10 a.m.
NewSpring Capital | 555 East Lancaster Avenue 3rd Floor, Radnor, PA 19087

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Investor Dinner

Exclusive Event for Investors
PACT reserves the right to determine attendance eligibility.

June 19 | 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Davio's King of Prussia | 200 Main Street, King of Prussia, PA 19406

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Medtech Series: Funding for Medtech Companies

June 20 | 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.
Corporate Campus, Formerly GSK | 411 Swedeland Road, King of Prussia, PA 19406

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3rd Annual PHL Innovation Picnic

June 27 | 5 - 8 p.m.
Marine Parade Grounds | 4801 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19112

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PACT Capital Conference 2019

September 26 | 7:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.
XFinity Live | 1100 Pattison Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146

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PACT Events: See What's Up Next

PACT Times, weekly email messages, and social media accounts keep you informed about upcoming events with open registration, but did you know you can access a PDF of PACT's planning calendar for the entire year via our website?

Follow the link below and mark your calendars for the events that interest you. Don't forget to check back regularly - this document is updated often!

Contact Danielle Pinto for more information on specific events.

View 2018-2019 Event Calendar Now »

Interested in Sponsoring an Event?

Please contact Dianne Strunk for more information.


Talent Connect Job Board is sponsored by ORS Partners

TalentFlex Solutions

LATEST JOBS: Senior Software Engineer, Jr. Database Administrator, Project Manager, Business Analyst, Software Engineer

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Welcome PACT Members

1315 Capital, LLC

Acumen Analytics

Analytical Graphics


Cigniti Technologies

Clutch Holdings, LLC


DayBlink Consulting

Dell Boomi

DryDock Technologies, Inc.


Elevate Growth Consulting Group


Excellis Health Solutions

Fathom Cyber LLC




Juno Search Partners

JW Strategic Advisors LLC

Kreischer Miller

Law Offices of Henry Ian Pass

Legal Science LLC

Nexela Inc

Pennsylvania Biotechnology Center

PhotoSonix Medical, Inc.

Prelude Solutions

Sand Tiger Health, Inc.

Spark Therapeutics, Inc.

Sweft LLC

The O'Connor Group

Travecta Therapeutics, Inc.

Trice Medical, Inc.


Press Releases & News

DLA Piper

DLA Piper Accelerate »


50 Fastest Growing Women-Owned/LED Companies Announced by Women Presidents' Organization and Capital One »

DSA Awarded Multiple JE-OPETS Task Orders »


JP Morgan buys health-care payments firm InstaMed in the bank’s biggest acquisition since the financial crisis »


How Dr. Keith Gray is Integrating Behavioral Health with NeuroFlow »

We thank our Founding Leaders for their commitment and support:


Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Bentley Systems


Comcast Business

Cozen O'Connor

Dell Boomi

Duane Morris



Fairmount Partners

Fox Rothschild

Grant Thornton

Independence Blue Cross


Morgan Lewis

NewSpring Capital

Osage Partners

Pepper Hamilton





University City Science Center

University of Pennsylvania




5/30 - 6/7 — 23rd Annual Eurasian - American Innovation Technology Week (RANIT) »

6/11 — Elevating Women Founded Businesses »

6/19 — MedCity CONVERGE 2019 Philadelphia - Use code "PACT" to save 75% off the full ticket rate »

New StartupPHL Grant Program »

Tech Camp 2019 »

Open Access DEI Program Survey »

Apply Now: Detkin Intellectual Property and Technology Legal Clinic »

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