Straight Talk Series: Design Thinking 101: Focus on the User, Empathy & Prototyping to Innovate Your Business 
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Philadelphia University

Design thinking is a way of approaching innovation and problem-solving borrowed from engineers and designers. Implementing design thinking into your entrepreneurial project can help you open avenues of opportunity and identify solutions that you may not have thought of otherwise. 

Join us to learn more about this innovative yet proven approach to overcoming challenges and forging new paths to success, presented by AWE Academic Sponsor and program host, Philadelphia University.  More


Founded in 1996, the Alliance of Women Entrepreneurs (AWE) is the mid-Atlantic region's largest organization dedicated to fostering high-growth businesses founded or led by women.  Learn More




Coffee and Convo
Friday, September 26, 2014
Corner Bakery at the MarketFair Mall, Princeton

Straight Talk Series: Design Thinking 101: Focus on the User, Empathy & Prototyping to Innovate Your Business
Thursday October 23, 2014
Philadelphia University

Coffee and Convo
Friday, November 7, 2014
Corner Bakery, King of Prussia

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Gold Sponsors:

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Silver Sponsors:
Duane Morris LLP · EisnerAmper LLP · Blank Rome
Safeguard Scientifics

Academic Sponsors:
Drexel University-Close School of Entrepreneurship
Rowan University-Rohrer College of Business
Philadelphia University 

Fellows Sponsor
The Higgins Group, Inc.



AWE was proud to host the 5th Annual We Own It Summit in Philadelphia on May 1st and 2nd, 2014.  Summit attendees enjoyed networking, keynotes, and salon discussion on a global scale.

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