Innovation Philadelphia's mission is to enhance the global innovation economy of Philadelphia through technological leadership. Our action plan
Increase the entrepreneurial economic development resources in the region. Increase the amount of pre-seed and seed capital investment. Accelerate the rate of commercialization of market-driven technologies and support university research and tech transfer. Increase the research investment in strategic technologies for the regional economy from Federal, State, private and industrial resources. Reduce the "brain drain" and assist in the development of a world-class, life-long learning environment. Facilitate collaboration among industry, government, academia and non-profit organizations involving key economic initiatives. Develop a balanced portfolio of programs that support retention, recruitment and grow-your-own strategies for the new economy in the region. Enhance the global image of Philadelphia as a leader in the knowledge economy.