The critically important work of the life sciences industry globally has been front and center as health care providers, researchers, manufacturers and distributors collaborate to respond to the coronavirus pandemic.
Featured speakers included the CEO Council’s very own Claire Greenwood and Michele Washko, along with PIDC’s Kate McNamara and IPS’s Janine Squire, who shared updates on the growth of the industry.
The publication, which reports on corporate real estate strategies and economic development, has an audience of 48,000 subscribers, including 4,400 who represent biotech and pharmaceutical manufacturers.
An advisory group of regional life sciences and health care leaders is lending its expertise to the PHLCVB as the region addresses the challenges of the COVID-19 crisis on the meetings and conventions industry and tourism.
The Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies released its 2019 Philadelphia Venture Report, placing Philadelphia in the top 10 VC markets in the United States. Utilizing research from PitchBook, the report covers VC investments by industry and includes the pharma and biotech sectors in addition to other industries.
According to the recently released Q4 2019 Healthcare MoneyTree™ Report, the Biotechnology subsector led the Healthcare industry in the fourth quarter in terms of dollars invested, raising $2.4 billion.
Along with the University City District and the University City Science Center, the CEO Council recently engaged Econsult to help develop an understanding of the range of projected jobs in the Cell & Gene Therapy and Connected Health industries in Greater Philadelphia.
The CEO Council is committed to enhancing economic growth and prosperity in our region through regional and national policy. This update summarizes recent congressional activity as it relates to the identified priorities of the CEO Council.
In a letter to congressional leaders, the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) announced that PhilaPort, the Port of Philadelphia, is expected to receive $25.5 million to complete the second phase of a multi-phase improvement plan at the Packer Avenue Marine Terminal. The project supports the economic strengths of the region’s ports and maritime industry through enhancements that will increase operating capacity and generate economic benefits. This investment will enable our region to fully realize the benefits of Delaware River Deepening Project by increasing the port’s capacity to service post-Panamax vessels visiting the port, including larger vessels than can currently be […]
Philadelphia cancer care experts will gather tomorrow to imagine the patient experience of the future
Philadelphia, PA – May 21, 2018. Leaders in oncology care management from across the Greater Philadelphia Region will gather tomorrow to envision a superior patient journey for those diagnosed with cancer.
Hosted by the Health Care Innovation Collaborative (HIC), an initiative of the CEO Council for Growth, the event is designed to move the needle on patient outcomes and significantly enhance the reputation and image of the Philadelphia region as the premier center for oncology care.
“The Greater Philadelphia Region has an incomparable combination of people and organizations working every day to deliver the very best in oncology care,” said Gary Kurtzman […]