PACT Times

August 2020

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Cover Stories

Pivoting Around Healthcare’s Coming Regulatory Shift Means Taking A Hard Look at Innovation Strategy

Written by Mark Hughey & Kurt Schiller, Arcweb Technologies

The past few months have seen enormous shifts in the healthcare industry, and expectations are higher than ever. From the sudden widespread rollout of telehealth services to the dramatic increase in virtual visits and patient mobile app usage, the impacts of COVID-19 on the ways people use technology to engage with their health cannot be overstated.

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Domain’s SenseIT IoT with SAP HANA and Microsoft Azure

Contributed by Domain Consulting Group, Inc.

Domain, a partner of SAP, is happy to announce the successful launch of their newest business-enhancing information technology solution: SenseIT IoT. SenseIT is a condition-monitoring internet of things application developed by Domain to help businesses track shipments and product handling conditions in real time.

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What's your story?

If you would like to write the cover story for an upcoming edition of PACT Times, please contact Amanda Nardi Di Filippo by August 15.

News & Announcements

Welcome New Members

PACT Arrows

We are offering a 20% discount to new PACT Members. These are difficult times, but businesses innovate when environments are tough. PACT is here to help you meet your goals – growth in customers, talent and capital. A PACT membership provides opportunities that foster strategic relationships and increase your ability to meet the next success.

Contact Kim Tuski to Learn More »

PACTCapCon 2020: The Next Innovation

PACT Arrows

Our 27th Annual PACT Capital Conference will be completely virtual in 2020 but not just for September 24. This year's conference will be held in hour-long sessions over several weeks beginning August 18, all culminating with the Lion’s Den Finale taking place September 24!

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Phorum On-Demand Episode 1 Released


We're excited to announce the release of our first Phorum On-Demand Episode, featuring Peter Coffee in conversation with Geoffrey Moore, Author, Speaker and Advisor, and Partner at Wildcat Venture Partners PLUS a preview of our Demo Pit Companies (featuring intros from Emily Foote, Osage Partners and Daniel Koval, Bentley Systems).

Register now to watch this AND future on-demand and live content.

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Honorees and Finalists Highlighted for the 2020 Enterprise Awards.

2020 Enterprise Awards

We are excited to recognize Penn Medicine for their Digital Innovation and the 27 finalists of our nine competitive awards, celebrating the success of the region’s technology and healthcare leaders. Join us September 9 for the live digital broadcast of our 27th Annual Enterprise Awards.

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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 more than 334 mentor sessions, 2,000+ mentor volunteer hours, 96 mentors across all tech sectors / skill sets, and 99 mentees from all company stages.

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

Please send your referral(s) to Jennifer Cohen.

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PACT President & CEO Visited with Other People's Money on RVNTV

PACT Arrows

Last month, Dean Miller shared his insights into PACT's mission and how PACT is uniquely positioned to promote diversity within Philadelphia's entrepreneurial community.

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PACT Capital Conference 2020 Series

The Next Innovation

August 18 - September 24

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27th Annual Enterprise Awards

Live Digital Broadcast

September 9 | 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.

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Phorum 2020 Conference Reimagined

Become a Digital Disruptor in Changing World

October 7 & 14

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PACT Events: Next Steps & Webinar Recaps

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 Current Events Calendar Now »

Looking for recaps on past webcasts or a few words from PACT members? Check out the PACT YouTube Channel for all our videos!

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Interested in Sponsoring an Event?

Please contact Dianne Strunk for more information.


Welcome PACT Members

1315 Capital

Activate Venture Partners

Almaz Solutions

Applied Intelligence Consulting

Beeline Ventures, LLC

Business Development University

DreamIT Ventures

Excellis Health Solutions

Frontline Education


JP Morgan

JW Strategic Advisors LLC

Lia Diagnostics, Inc

LM Partners

On Pace


Prelude Solutions


Rittenhouse Ventures

SageWorks RX



WPC Worldwide

ZAC Capital Partners

News & Resources


For 10 Consecutive Years, Philadelphia Business Journal Selects Anexinet as a “Best Place To Work” »


How testing IP can offer desired business outcomes in digital transformation »

Newmark Knight Frank

Local Industrial Markets Prove Resilient During Pandemic »

Market Activity Continues Amid COVID-19 Disruption, Long-Term Legacy is Unknown »


Big Deal for Roundtrip »

Troutman Pepper

Troutman Pepper Officially Launches »


Montco fintech to accelerate local and international growth with expected $402M IPO »

We thank our Founding Leaders for their commitment and support:


Baker Tilly

Ben Franklin Technology Partners

Bentley Systems

Boomi, a Dell Technologies business

Comcast Business

Cozen O'Connor

Duane Morris LLP

EisnerAmper, LLP


Fairmount Partners

Fox Rothschild LLP

Grant Thornton LLP

Independence Blue Cross


Morgan Lewis

NewSpring Capital

Osage Partners

Penn Center for Innovation at the University of Pennsylvania





Troutman Pepper

University City Science Center




The Chamber's Recharge and Recovery Survey »

Fridays  — BDU's "Therapy" is now "Sales Success Peer Group"! »

8/13  — Delivering business outcomes in Digital Transformation initiatives leveraging Testing IP »

Amplify Philly @Home Series »

COVID-19 Legal Updates from Fox Rothschild »

VFA Match is Live! Secure Opportunities for the Class of 2020 »

RSM US LLP Technology Consulting Services »

RSM US LLP COVID-19 Resource Center »

Life Science Cares COVID-19 Response Fund »

Delaware County Launches "Delco Strong Small Business Support" Program »

Campus Philly Survey to Businesses »

Apply to Angel Venture Fair »

Dreamit Healthtech 2019 Program »

Open Access DEI Program Survey »

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