Pennovation Works 2018 Year in Review


What went on at Pennovation Works this past year? Quite a lot to recap! Take a look back at the stats, stories, and snapshots that shaped an extraordinary year in this ecosystem of innovation, where ideas go to work.


Pennovation by the numbers:


85 companies. 350 researchers, entrepreneurs, employees, and industry partners. Nearly 160,000 square feet of leased space.  More than 5,000 attendees at programs and events.  23 acres of entrepreneurial ecosystem, with a best-in-class business incubator at the center of it all. This past year, Pennovation Works proved a magnet for people with desire for experimentation and increased knowledge and a passion for translating exciting discoveries into products, ventures, and services that will make meaningful improvements to how we live, work, and play. The University of Pennsylvania and Pennovation have made great strides bridging intellectual and entrepreneurial initiatives in the name of advancing knowledge, generating economic development, and contributing to a regional ecosystem of innovation. 



For even more about “What’s in the Works,” visit the Pennovation website to learn about additional educational programs, networking events, industry recognition, and news.



collage of images from pennovation 2018


Last Updated: Wednesday, September 18, 2019