Milestones

For over a decade, the CEO Council has fostered regional cooperation and influenced regional and national policy. Through the leadership and personal engagement of our members, the CEO Council has achieved significant progress.

Milestones

For over a decade, the CEO Council has fostered regional cooperation and influenced regional and national policy. Through the leadership and personal engagement of our members, the CEO Council has achieved significant progress.

2019

Cell & Gene Therapy Initiative

Cell & Gene Therapy Initiative Graphic

Launch and implementation of the three-year Cell and Gene Therapy and Connected Health Initiative, focused on leveraging Greater Philadelphia’s specialized assets to promote the region as the global hub of research talent, capital, and entrepreneurship in Cell & Gene Therapy and Connected Health.

2018

Completion of Health Care Innovation Collaborative Open Calls

Completion of Health Care Innovation Collaborative Open Calls Graphic

Completion of the CEO Council’s Health Care Innovation Collaborative’s two Open Calls, which attracted applicants from around the world to share their ideas for health care innovations that could transform the industry, patient experience, and care delivery.

Delaware River Channel Deepening Project

Delaware River Channel Deepening Project Graphic

Full funding for Delaware River Channel Deepening Project which enhances the region’s economic competitiveness, boosts private investment, and spurs job growth.

Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act

Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act Graphic

Passage of the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, which supports high-quality career and technical education programs to provide students the necessary academic, technical, and career skills required for successful entry into the workforce.

2017

Connecting the Region: A Transportation Strategy for Greater Philadelphia

Connecting the Region

Creation of a strategic portfolio of interconnecting and transformational transportation projects called “Connecting the Region: A Transportation Strategy for Greater Philadelphia” that identifies nine key infrastructure investment areas that are likely to accelerate development, catalyze job growth, and transform our region.

10 Ways to Retain Young Talent

10 Ways to Retain Young Talent Graphic

Compiling and publishing the most effective strategies for maintaining a young professional workforce in the 10 Ways to Retain Young Talent resource while fostering strong partnerships with multiple workforce development efforts to improve the Greater Philadelphia region’s ability to retain and attract employees.

2015

Open Calls for the Health Care Innovation Collaborative

Open Calls for the Health Care Innovation Collaborative Graphic

Begin the CEO Council’s Health Care Innovation Collaborative’s two Open Calls, which attracted applicants from around the world to share their ideas for health care innovations that could transform the industry, patient experience, and care delivery.

2014

Begin advancement of Technology Transfer and Commercialization in Greater Philadelphia report

Begin advancement of Technology Transfer and Commercialization in Greater Philadelphia report Graphic

Advancement of CEO Council strategies recommended in its “Technology Transfer and Commercialization in Greater Philadelphia” report that has helped our ecosystem support more than 30 regional companies reach a liquidity event of $100 million or more within the last 5 years.

2012

Talent Dividend Project

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Release of the Talent Dividend Project: College Retention & Graduation Inventory in Greater Philadelphia Published by: University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government and Fels Research & Consulting

2010

The Impact of Higher Education in the Greater Philadelphia Region

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Release of The Impact of Higher Education in the Greater Philadelphia Region Published by: CEO Council for Growth in affiliation with the Chamber of Commerce for Greater Philadelphia and Select Greater Philadelphia

2008

Strategies for Talent Management: Greater Philadelphia Companies in Action

Strategies for Talent Management: Greater Philadelphia Companies in Action Graphic

Release of Strategies for Talent Management: Greater Philadelphia Companies in Action Published by: CEO Council for Growth in partnership with the Council for Adult and Experiential Learning

2007

Accelerating Technology Transfer in Greater Philadelphia

Accelerating Technology Transfer in Greater Philadelphia Graphic

Release of Accelerating Technology Transfer in Greater Philadelphia Released by: CEO Council for Growth

The Future of the Northeast Corridor

The Future of the Northeast Corridor Graphic

Released The Future of the Northeast Corridor Released by: The Business Alliance for Northeast Mobility

2006

Report on Human Capital Needs Assessment

Report on Human Capital Needs Assessment Graphic

Released Report on Human Capital Needs Assessment Published by: CEO Council for Growth

Thinking Outside the Box

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Released Thinking Outside the Box: Addressing Greater Philadelphia’s Transportation Investment Needs through Public-Private Partnerships Released by: CEO Council for Growth

2002

Founding Year

Founding Year Graphic: CEO Council for Growth

CEO Council for Growth is founded.