Innovating Together with University City Science Center

Learn how I-Corps & University City Science Center mobilize resources, expertise and talent to accelerate technology commercialization.
Apr 18, 2023, 4:00 pm5:00 pm


Event Description

For researchers exploring commercialization pathways and funding for their research or innovations, students and post-docs interested in learning more about innovation and entrepreneurship, and community startups looking to connect with our community, join us for the next special event in the Innovating Together Series hosted by the Northeast I-Corps Hub!

Come learn about how NSF I-Corps and the University City Science Center mobilize resources, expertise, and talent to accelerate technology commercialization! Whether you're far along in your commercialization journey or just starting out and wanting to learn more about innovation, all are welcome!

We will learn about the University City Science Center's mission, programs, and success stories:

  • Heath Naquin, Vice President of Government & Capital Engagement, Science Cetner
  • Jen Rajchel, Senior Director of Experience & Digital Transformation, Science Center
  • Therese Canares, MD, MBA, CEO, CurieDx will share her perspective from participating in University City Science Center Programs & how impactful the I-Corps experience can be.

The University City Science Center is Philadelphia's premier catalyst of entrepreneurial activity. The 501(c)(3) nonprofit institution operates at the intersection of startups, community, and healthcare as a neutral convener providing a mechanism to source, validate and vet solutions to advance innovation, uplift communities, and improve lives.