Philadelphia (March 13, 2013) (PRWEB) March 13, 2013
The Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT), in partnership with Fairmount Partners and LiquidHub, today announced that U.S. Rep Allyson Schwartz, D-13th Congressional District, will present the technology demo pit award at the 2013 Phorum National Enterprise Technology Conference on March 21st.
"I am honored to participate in this year's conference," Congresswoman Schwartz said. "The Phorum conference plays an important role in demonstrating how new technologies are being commercialized and applied to all forms of business, and how Philadelphia's vibrant startup community is developing the next-generation of innovative solutions for an agile, prosperous, and connected future."
Phorum 2013, held at World Cafe Live, will focus on how businesses can leverage specific disruptive technologies. The conference includes panelists, speakers and a demo pit. This will be the conference’s second year in Philadelphia. View Mayor Michael Nutter’s welcome address at: http://bit.ly/ZGcAT8.
“We are very excited to have such strong leadership support from both Congresswoman Schwartz and Mayor Nutter,” stated Jonathan Brassington, LiquidHub CEO and PACT Board Member. “The commitment to innovation and technology investments by our city and state, along with investment and venture firms, will continue to fuel our region’s technology growth.”
Tickets for PACT members are $199 and $279 for non-members. Registration is open at http://www.phorumphilly.com.
About Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT)
Greater Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT)‘s vision is to be a premier resource for emerging growth companies in the technology, clean technology, and life sciences industries. We connect emerging growth companies, venture investors, professional advisors, and technology-focused corporations to network, develop relationships, pursue business opportunities, and market and promote their businesses to foster growth and innovation. http://www.philadelphiapact.com.