July Social: Tue 7/20 – Video Game Night to Kick Off the Wharton UI Conference

Please join us on Tuesday, July 20th for a Video Game Night at the Blockley Pourhouse in University City. We’ll be kicking off the Wharton Higher Education Web Symposium which begins the next day. The first 100 people to arrive after 6pm will receive a ticket for one free drink.

Date: Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

Time: 6:00PM – 8:00PM

Location: The Blockley Pourhouse

Address: 3801 Chestnut St Philadelphia, PA 19104

(215) 222-1234

Website: http://www.theblockley.com/

Google Map & Directions: http://tinyurl.com/23hqltw

Register: http://phillychi-july2-2010.eventbrite.com/ (Please help us plan by registering for the event)

About the Social

We’ll be playing both Nintendo Wii as well as old skool Nintendo (NES) on a large screen at the bar. We’ll have a selection of Wii games as well as classic NES games, including Super Mario Brothers. Feel free to play or just watch. The bar serves a variety of drinks as well as food.

Attendees from the Wharton UI conference will be joining us.

And last but not least, the first 100 people to arrive after 6pm will receive a ticket for one free drink.

About the Wharton Higher Education Web Symposium

The Wharton Higher Education Web Symposium from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, being held on July 21 & 22, 2010 will bring together programmers, designers, project managers, and other IT professionals in Higher Education who are concerned about improving the experience for their users. Open to the public, we also welcome usability and interaction professionals to join us for two days for learning, sharing, and networking. Learn more at http://web.wharton.upenn.edu/uiconf2010/.

About Our Sponsors

The Blockley Pourhouse
The Blockley serves innovative pub cuisine in a warm, relaxed atmosphere with a centrally located stage for live music and a large, square bar to anchor the room. Exposed brick walls, stained oak floors, polished cement floors, stainless steel accents and black-board menus lend a rustic feel to the space. A state-of-the-art sound and lighting system and clear sight lines to the stage make this one of the area’s premiere music venues. Learn more at http://www.theblockley.com/.