Roadmap for Growth: Empowering Our Neighborhoods Through STEM Expansion

Wednesday, June 07, 2017
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

From employees of industry giants and booming startups to programs teaching coding in recreation centers, STEM can play a pivotal role in shaping Philadelphia’s neighborhoods. Businesses are doing what they can to support this growth, cultivating our future workforce through specialized programming, empowering individuals to pursue postsecondary training to fulfill talent needs, and promoting awareness of the science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields.

Business and civic leaders are invited to join the conversation as we bring together panelists from these respective fields across Philadelphia to discuss the benefits behind STEM expansion into neighborhoods and guide how we can support it to leverage the overall economy.

Featured Speaker:
Charles Brennan, Chief Technology Officer, City of Philadelphia

Panelists to Date:
Marc Coleman, President & Chief Executive Officer, The Tactile Group
Michael Cooper, Senior Vice President / Regional Director of Public Affairs, MidStates,
Citizens Bank of PA/NJ/DE/NY
Christopher J. Holliday, P.E., Senior Vice President, STV Incorporated
Tiffanie Stanard, Founder & CEO, Stimulus
Nora Swimm, Senior Vice President - Corporate Client Services, PJM
Moderated by Christopher Wink,Editorial Director,

This Event is Closed


Registration/Cancellation Policy:
Pre-registration is necessary, availability is not guaranteed for walk-ins. Payment is required upon registration/entrance. No refunds will be given one week prior to program/event. Substitutions may be made. Tickets will be held at the door. Reserved seating for tables of 10 only. Please advise your guests that tickets will be held at the door under your company name.

Attendee Policy:
Chamber programs are privately sponsored events with a structured format. No demonstrations or other disruptions will be tolerated. Violation of this policy may result in the attendee's removal from the premises without refund, in addition to possible legal remedies.

Photo Policy:
Your registration constitutes permission to use photos, audio, and video recording taken of you at the event for promotional purposes in connection with the Chamber and its Councils.


5:00 PM – 5:30 PM
5:30 PM – 7:00 PM


Ticket - $35.00

This Event is Closed


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