PhillyCHI August Happy Hour – Creative Associations Showcase

PhillyCHI has been invited to participate in Innovation Philadelphia’s Creative Associations Showcase this year. This is an opportunity to connect to other creative organizations, as well as network with other creative professionals. Drink specials and appetizers will be available. The event is free and open to the public, so register today.

Date: Wednesday, August 19, 2009
Time: 5:00 – 7:00PM
Location: Thirteen (in the Marriott on Market)
Address: 1201 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Registration Required
: http://www.innovationphiladelphia.com/events/event_registration.aspx?eid=978

About the Event
Network with your fellow creative professionals and meet representatives from regional technology-driven, creative associations at Center City District Sips, this summer’s hottest happy hour series.

Join Innovation Philadelphia, Center City District and the design associations listed below on August 19, 2009 at Thirteen. This is a unique opportunity to learn how you can get involved in the Philadelphia Region’s creative associations, as well as network with other creative professionals. Drink specials and appetizers will be available. Pre-registration for this event is required.

Design associations invited to participate include:
AIGA- Philadelphia
American Institute of Architects – Philadelphia
Industrial Designers Society of America – Philadelphia
PANMA – Philadelphia Area New Media Association
PhillyCHI – Computer Human Interaction
Usability Professionals Association – Delaware Valley Chapter

Recommended Attire: Professional

For more event information see: http://www.innovationphiladelphia.com/events/event_details.aspx?eid=978

About Innovation Philadelphia
Innovation Philadelphia is a non-profit economic development organization that serves 11 counties in Southeastern Pennsylvania, Southern New Jersey and Delaware. Innovation Philadelphia is working to establish the Greater Philadelphia Region as a national leader and world-class destination for Creative Economy industries, businesses and talent. Innovation Philadelphia leads regional efforts to attract and retain young professionals, ages 25-34, who are vital to fueling our workforce and economic growth. For more information visit: http://www.innovationphiladelphia.com/.

About PhillyCHI
PhillyCHI is the Philadelphia region’s chapter of the ACM SIGCHI, an interdisciplinary academic and professional group interested in human-computer interaction, user experience, usability, and other related disciplines. PhillyCHI holds monthly meetings to discuss current topics in HCI and monthly social events to allow folks an opportunity to network and socialize. All PhillyCHI meetings and events are free and open to the public. For more information visit: http://phillychi.acm.org/.