PHL Innovation Picnic

Returning Summer 2019

Who Attends

The PHL Innovation Picnic celebrates the collective spirit of the region’s innovative, tech and entrepreneurial ecosystem.

Spend an afternoon with colleagues, friends, and business partners while raising money for the next generation of innovators. All 2018 ticket proceeds were donated towards local nonprofits:

What to Expect

The Picnic’s organizing partners have joined forces to realize a unified mission to assemble our networks and build a stronger community. The PHL Innovation Picnic will deliver food, drinks, games and camaraderie. Most importantly, it will support the organizations building the pipeline to ensure our community thrives for years to come.

The annual PHL Innovation Picnic is hosted by Ben Franklin Technology Partners, Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT), Philly New Tech Meetup, Philly Startup Leaders (PSL), PIDC, Startup PHL, University City Science Center, Venture For America, and Waterfront Ventures.

Why We Do It

To celebrate the beginning of summer and the region’s incredible tech & entrepreneurial ecosystem with fun, food, & camaraderie!


Sponsorship opportunities for PHL Innovation Picnic and other impactful PSL programs and events can be requested by emailing The PSL Team at

Registration will Open in 2019!

PSL is your go-to resource for tech and entrepreneurship needs in Philadelphia. We connect you with a robust community and offer one-of-a-kind programming to support the growth and creation of startups in the region.

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